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First baby conceived with IVF at L&D Fertility

The L&D’s Fertility team is delighted and proud to announce the birth of our first IVF baby, both mum and baby are doing very well.

We started our brand new IVF service in June last year, in partnership with Bourn Hall IVF centre who are renowned for producing the world’s first successful test-tube baby.

The L&D has an excellent IVF success rate of 60%. We offer a range of fertility services for NHS patients who need support or advice in conceiving.

Feedback from couples who are using our fertility services shows that patients are very satisfied and content with the holistic care that they receive and they have rated our services as “highly recommended.”

L&D Fertility Centre is a comprehensive unit with dedicated and caring staff, who are always happy to help and our clients acknowledges and appreciate their dedication. For more information about the fertility services that we can offer please contact Miss Shahnaz Akbar who is the Fertility lead on 01582 718083.

Media Enquiries

If you have a media enquiry please email pressenquiry@ldh.nhs.ukor call 01582 497 408 and we will get back to you. If you have a media enquiry out of hours (i.e. before 9am, after 5pm or at weekends) and it is urgent, please call the hospital switchboard on 01582 491 166 and ask to speak to the Duty Press Officer.

Communications enquiries
communications@ldh.nhs.uk or call 01582 497 408.

Communications team
Sarah Newby
Head of Communications:
Sarah.Newby@ldh.nhs.uk
Direct line: 01582 497 458
Working hours: 9am to 5pm, Mon – Wed only

Mariane Covington
Communications Manager/Press Officer
Mariane.Covington@ldh.nhs.uk
Direct line: 01582 497 408
Working hours: 9am to 5pm, Mon – Fri

Courteney Black
Internal and Digital Communications Officer
Courteney.Black@ldh.nhs.uk
Working hours: 9am to 5pm Mon – Fri