Fertility (GP information)


Luton and Dunstable fertility services are licensed to offer in-vitro fertilisation (IVF), intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) and IVF/ICSI with egg and sperm donation as a satellite service with Bourn Hall. The service has developed over the years and has become known for its range of successful treatments.

We have recently relocated to the dedicated L&D Fertility Centre on Lewsey Road to enable us to give individualised high quality patient care and provide the best chance of conceiving. We have a dedicated team to assist in achieving the best possible outcomes for our patients. We can also offer counselling and support throughout your journey.

Our specialist team aim to work with you to diagnose and treat fertility related issues in our dedicated fertility centre. If IVF is required, the majority of care can be offered by the L&D Fertility Centre, with just two appointments necessary elsewhere. Patients can choose where they would like to be referred to, but the L&D work in close partnership with Bourn Hall, in Cambridge. of male factor sub fertility and Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome.

Referral Process

Referrals via GP after baseline tests. Preferred GP referral process, e.g E-RS, letter directly addressed to:

Out Patients Booking Dept, Luton and Dunstable University Hospital, Lewsey Road, Luton, LU4 0DZ

Procedures Provided

Procedures undertaken in our Unit include the following:

  • Follicular tracking with Ovulation induction
  • Hycosy for tubal patency checking
  • Controlled ovarian hyper stimulation for IVF/ICSI
  • Endometrial scratching for women with recurrent implantation failures
  • Reproductive surgeries
  • Self-funded/NHS semen testing
  • One stop HyCosy service
  • IVF /Assisted Conception Seminars


Clinic name: Fertility
Clinic Type: Adult
Clinic days/times:
Monday – 08.30 – 12.00
Tuesday – 08.30 – 12.00, Hycosy and IVF clinic 13.30 – 17.00
Wednesday – IVF clinics 08.30 – 12.00 ¾ weeks
Friday – 08.30 – 12.00 every week, 13.30 – 17.00 every alternate week

Patient Information Leaflets

Clinicians - Consultants/Specialist Nurses

Bedford Hospital

Fertility (Women's Services)

Miss PushpaMaharajan Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist, Cross Site Clinical Director
Luton & Dunstable University Hospital

Fertility (Women's Services)

Miss PushpaMaharajan Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist, Cross Site Clinical Director
MrJudeJose Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist
MissShahnazAkbar Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Useful Contacts

Bedford Hospital
General Manager Zoe Radwell
Luton & Dunstable University Hospital
General Manager Zoe Radwell
Bleep Number: 509
Clinic reception tel no: 01582 718083
Fertility Urgent Issue Contact No 01582 497349
Service Manager Heather Spackman
Clinical Director Miss Neelanjana Mukhopadhaya
Outpatients booking department: 01582 561385
PALS (for patient specific enquiries) 01582 491 166
Switchboard 01582 491166
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