Miss Ying Cheong
Consultant in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery
MB, BCh, BAO, MA, FRCOG
I am a sub-specialist in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery and Professor in Reproductive Medicine at the University of Southampton. I am the Medical Director of the Complete Fertility Centre Southampton at the Princess Anne Hospital. I specialise in reproductive surgery (laparoscopic and open), the management of a wide range of gynaecological problems including polycystic ovaries, fibroids, recurrent miscarriages and pelvic pain.
I have served as a member of the RCOG scientific advisory committee, the lead for the local clinical research network and have served as a member of the Human Fertilisation Embryology Authority 'Information for Quality' expert group. I currently sit on several clinical trials steering committees. I am also actively involved with undergraduate and postgraduate education and training.
I am active in research and have published over 80 peer review papers – I hold several nationally and internationally funded grants. I am an avid trainer in undergraduate and postgraduate education.
Some of the principal treatments carried out by Miss Ying Cheong at Spire include:
Hysteroscopic surgery and treatment of fibroid laparoscopic surgery and treatment fibroid removal, endometriosis, uterine abnormalities, ovarian cyst, ultrasound Fertility preparation, investigation and testing.
COVID-19 testing or antibody tests are not available as a standalone service at Spire Southampton Hospital.
Ying’s research interest centres around understanding the biology of endometrium and endometrial associated pathology (endometriosis and adhesions); and she works closely with collaborators across disciplines in the School of Electronics and Computer Science and Nanoscience within the University of Southampton in the development of nano-therapeutics and medical biosensors.
Consultant in Reproductive Medicine, Professor in Reproductive Medicine, University of Southampton.