Dr Madhurima Rajkhowa
Dr. Madhurima (Rima) Rajkhowa MD FRCOG, is the Medical Director at Care Birmingham. She is a Consultant Gynaecologist and trained subspecialist in Reproductive Medicine. She has extensive experience of over 20 years in the field of Fertility and Assisted Conception, both in the NHS as well as the Private sector. In 2002 she was appointed Consultant Gynaecologist and Lead for Fertility Services at Ninewells Hospital in Scotland, subsequently relocated in 2009 to Birmingham as Clinical Lead for the Fertility and Assisted Conception Services at Birmingham Women’s and Children’s Hospital. In 2018 she joined the Carefertility team to set up the clinic in Birmingham as the Medical Director. She is the current Medical Director for Care Birmingham and Tamworth clinics.
She brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in managing all aspects of subfertility, reproductive health and assisted conception treatment for couples with problems conceiving. Dr Rajkhowa provides an informed and dedicated service with compassion and empathy, whether you are undergoing treatment for the first time, or with a more complex history. She specialises in Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, Recurrent failed implantation and Miscarriage, Pre implantation Diagnosis and Screening and management of patients requiring surrogacy.
Research and Teaching
Dr Rajkhowa has always had a keen interest in teaching and training. She has been a Reproductive Medicine member of the Subspecialty Training Committee of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, and was the subspecialty training programme director for the region until 2018. She is the Clinical supervisor of PhD Fellows undertaking training in the clinic at present. Dr Rajkhowa has published widely in the field of Reproductive Medicine. Her MD thesis was on insulin resistance in women with Polycystic Ovary syndrome, and her interest and publications have included the patient perspective on important issues such as reasons for discontinuation of patients, and cumulative pregnancy rates, the results of this research continue to inform patient management.
During the course of her career, Dr Rajkhowa has received several clinical excellence awards.
Her main focus, however, is always on providing the highest standards of patient care, ensuring clear information and support is available; helping patients to achieve their dream of a family.