Welcome to Obstetrics and Gynaecology - Family Planning

IUD Clinic, Constable Wing

Clinic times and location: Tuesday in the Gynaecology Outpatient reception 4.45 pm to 6.45 pm

Consultant - Dr Caroline Marfleet (Consultant in Family Planning and Reproductive Health).

Women are referred from Primary Care, Secondary care, FP clinics or Genito-urinary Medicine for insertions of IUDs and the IUS. The IUS is used for contraception, menstrual problems and endometrial protection. Insertion of emergency IUDs can also be arranged. Women are seen for follow-up IUD/IUS checks, problems with intrauterine devices and removals of intrauterine devices.

Contact numbers: 01206 747815 (Secretary, at Greenstead Clinic, Colchester).

Current waiting times for appointments 4 weeks.