Ed Coats is a Consultant Gynaecologist and accredited Sub-specialist in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. He currently works as a consultant at CARE Fertility Bath, CARE Fertility Bristol and the Royal United Hospital in Bath.
He undertook his training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology around Bristol and Bath in the South West and subsequently completed subspecialty training in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery in Nottingham. Ed has had extensive training in hysteroscopic and laparoscopic surgery and has completed the Diploma from the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Health (DFSRH) of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. He holds a Masters in the Legal Aspects of Medical Practice (LLM).
Mr Coats focused his research on the impact of Assisted Reproduction techniques on pregnancy outcomes. His MD at the University of Nottingham focused on the impact of embryo transfer on IVF outcomes. He has published his research and written book chapters and presented and won awards at both national and international fertility meetings.
His special interests include reproductive endocrinology, the menopause, turners syndrome and medical law. He is a member of the British Fertility Society and Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. Ed aims to tailor medical treatment to the individual needs of his patients using an evidence-based approach.