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Gynaecology is the study and treatment of diseases of the female reproductive system (uterus, vagina and ovaries).

The main conditions dealt with by gynaecologists are:

  • Amenorrhea (absent menstrual periods) 

  • Cancer and pre-cancerous diseases of the reproductive organs

  • Dysmenorrhoea (painful menstrual periods)

  • Incontinence of urine

  • Infections

  • Infertility

  • Menorrhagia (heavy menstrual periods)

  • Prolapse of pelvic organs

More information:

Click on the links below for more information about our services for women.

Fertility services - click on the link to find out all about our assisted conception unit

Maternity services - details of our services in Leicester and Melton

Sexual health clinics - our opening hours in Leicester and Loughborough

Women's services - a brief introduction to our range of services for women

 You can find accessibility information for Gynaecology Services Unit at Leicester General Hospital here. 

You can find accessibility information for the Gynaecology Clinic here.