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Harley Street Fertility Centre

The Harley Street Fertility Centre is one of the leading specialist Centres for the diagnosis and treatment of infertility, with the latest in technological advances. It has an international reputation for excellence in the provision of fertility services. Our aim is to provide the highest standard of individualised physical and psychological care whilst maintaining privacy and dignity.

Our centre provides the latest treatment techniques, including IVF, ICSI, Laser Assisted Hatching, Testicular tissue freezing, Blastocyst culture, Frozen Embryo Replacements. Our multidisciplinary team of Fertility specialists includes Dr Rajat Goswamy, the Medical Director, who has been providing these treatments since 1982 in UK, Qualified and experienced Fertility nurses, High-tech Laboratory, Counselling staff and administrative staff, each dedicated to ensure the best possible outcome for each patient. This approach to personalised care guarantees that our staff knows and understands each patient’s medical history and clinical needs, better enabling them to tailor fertility treatment to the finest possible outcome.

Our Staff

Dr Rajat Goswamy, MBBS, FRCOG

Profile

Pioneer of vaginal ultrasound, and performed the first ultrasound directed egg collection procedures in the UK, initially using abdominal ultrasound, and later using vaginal ultrasound techniques.

Initially set up IVF Centres at King’s College, London, and the Hallam Medical Centre, London. Then worked as Deputy Medical Director under Dr Patrick Steptoe, the pioneer of IVF, in Bourn Hall Clinic, Cambridge.

He has trained many specialists worldwide and published scientific articles extensively, in Medical journals and textbooks, in the past 33 years.

Frequent speaker at International meetings on topics related to Infertility, Ultrasound and Endoscopic surgery.

One of the pioneers of Medical Tourism in Mauritius, in 2002.

Presently, Medical Director of Harley Street Fertility Centre, Mauritius

Professional Experience

  • Qualified from Armed Forces Medical College, Poona, India, March 1976.
  • Postgraduate training positions in Weymouth, Dorset; Reading, Berkshire; and Brighton; Sussex, UK 1976 - 1981
  • Admitted as a Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists, MRCOG, Feb 1981.
  • Lecturer/ Senior Research Fellow, King’s College Hospital, London 1982-1984.
  • Deputy Medical Director/ Consultant Gynecologist, Bourn Hall Clinic, Cambridge, 1985-1987
  • Medical Director, The Fertility & IVF Centre, Churchill Clinic, London, 1988 – 1999
  • Senior Lecturer /Consultant Gynecologist, St Thomas’ Hospital, London, 1988 – 1994
  • Consultant in Reproductive Medicine, Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading, UK 1995 – 2001
  • Consultant in Reproductive Medicine, St Mary’s Hospital, London, 2002 to 2007
  • Medical Director, Harley Street Fertility Centre, London, 1999 to 2013
  • Medical Director, Harley Street Fertility Centre, Mauritius, 2002 to present

Awards and Achievements

  • Admitted as a Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists, July 1995.
  • Set up the first Ovarian Cancer screening unit in the world, funded by a research grant from the Cancer Research Campaign, at King’s College Hospital, London in 1982.
  • Pioneered abdominal ultrasound oocyte retrieval (1982), Vaginal ultrasound, Vaginal ultrasound oocyte retrieval (1986) in the UK.
  • Published pioneering papers in outpatient IVF, Ultrasound Screening for Ovarian Cancer, normal values for postmenopausal ovaries, uterine and ovarian blood flow studies in fertile volunteers and infertile women, recurrent miscarriage research involving Doppler ultrasound studies and hysteroscopy, the role of LH in lowering fertilization rates and increasing early miscarriage rates. Numerous publications on Ovarian Cancer Screening, reasons for IVF failure, Ultrasound techniques and Endoscopic correlations.