Dr Valentina M Mauro
Consultant Gynaecologist and Senior IVF Specialist
Dr Valentina Mauro is a specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (Reproductive Medicine) on the GMC Specialist Register and she is also an Associate of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.
Valentina completed her training in Italy, where she worked in a prestigious tertiary hospital for reproductive medicine and surgery, high-risk pregnancy, gynaecology and recurrent miscarriage.
In 1998, then she moved to St James’s University Hospital, in Leeds, UK as she was offered a position in this large Unit, working with Prof. J, Walker, Prof A. Balen and Mrs V Sharma and in 2004, Valentina dedicated her work exclusively to Reproductive Medicine. Valentina was then appointed as the Lead for the reproductive oncology clinic, looking after patients who required fertility preservation before cancer treatment.
She has been part of the Bourn Hall family since 2008. Valentina has very high standards in the care of her patients, she always aims to achieve their best possible outcome and her outstanding results are a testimonial of her knowledge and dedication.
Valentina is a trainer for the British Fertility Society and since her early days in the UK she has trained many doctors new to the field who have achieved similar outstanding results.
Valentina has a special interest in poor responders, ovarian hyperstimulation and recurrent implantation failure. Thanks to her excellent knowledge of endocrinology, she has developed new guidelines and modified current protocols to individualise patient’s care in line with Bourn Hall belief that this is the key to achieve the best possible outcome and offer the best possible chance to every patient.
Valentina says: “My goal is to help every couple fulfil their dream to complete a family. I feel honoured to undertake this journey with them”.