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Semen Analysis Service at Luton and Dunstable Hospital

In 2013 the Luton & Dunstable University Hospital opened the doors of it’s purpose-built Fertility Centre.

The Fertility Centre’s Semen Analysis Service currently offers:

  • Fertility Analysis to WHO 2010 standards
  • Post Vasectomy Analysis that includes an estimation of sperm numbers and motility (when present)
  • Retrograde Analysis for the presence of sperm in the urine

Benefits of using our service:

  • Currently has a waiting time of less than 2 weeks (most can be booked for the following week)
  • Appointments available Mon-Fri not just specific days
  • Our turnaround times ensure you receive the report within 7-10 days of patient attendance
  • Comprehensive report with interpretive comments
  • Close to Hospital premises
  • Friendly staff
  • Potential use of on-site facility for semen production (approximately June onwards)

For information please contact the Laboratory Manager on 01582 497477 stuart.long@ldh.nhs.uk

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