Consultant Profile

Mr Anthony Rutherford

Mr Anthony Rutherford MB BS, FRCOG
Practicing at:
Spire Leeds Hospital
  • Gynaecology and/or Obstetrics
    • Assisted conception
    • Endometriosis
    • Hysteroscopy
    • Laparoscopic surgery
    • Reproductive health
    • Subfertility
Special clinical interests:

Reproductive medicine
Menstrual disorders
Minimallly invasive laparoscopic surgery
Recurrent miscarriage

Research interests:
Superovulation strategies for IVF
Preservation of fertility in cancer patients and in-vitro maturation of oocytes
Current NHS and /or university posts:
Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Leeds
Consultant in Reproductive Medicine and Gynaecological Surgery
Year of first medical qualification:
Current membership(s) of professional, national and regional bodies:
Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Chairman, British Fertility Society
Founder Member of The British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy
Contact Details 
Telephone number to make a private appointment:
0113 218 5908/09
Private secretary:
Private secretary telephone number:
07714 503634
Private secretary email address:
Personal email address:
Background Information 
Professional profile:
Mr Anthony Rutherford has worked in reproductive medicine since 1985. He trained under the guidance of Professor Robert Winston at the Hammersmith Hospital in London before moving to Yorkshire and setting up the Leeds General Infirmary's Reproductive Medicine Unit in 1991.

Mr Rutherford is actively involved in reproductive medicine nationally in the British Fertility Society and in further education through the College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. He was a founder member of the British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy and has promoted the use of minimal access surgery in gynaecology since his appointment at the Leeds General Infirmary as a consultant gynaecologist in 1991.
Personal profile:
Mr Anthony Rutherford is a married man with three children. He has a passion for skiing and outdoor pursuits involving water such as canoeing, sailing and diving.

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Mr Anthony Rutherford

Mr Anthony Rutherford, Consultant Gynaecologist, Women's Health Specialist, Reproductive Medicine, Mensutral Disorders, Endometriosis, Infertility, Minimal Access Surgery, Recurrent Miscarriage,  Spire Leeds, Private Hospital, Roundhay, Leeds, Yorkshire

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