Name of Consultant
Mrs Gillian Smith
RGN MSc PGcert
Nurse Consultant Gynaecology
Main telephone number: 01604 545889
Fax number: 01604 544405
Primary Specialty: Gynaecology
Year qualified: 1986
- Nursing & Midwifery Council
- Royal College of Nursing
- British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy
- Menstrual disorders
- Postmenopausal bleeding
- Diagnostic & operative hysteroscopy
- Outpatient procedures - insertion/removal of intrauterine systems, polypectomy, endometrial ablation (NovaSure)
Mrs Gillian Smith trained at Northampton General Hospital, qualifying as a registered general nurse in 1986 and has had a varied career working in all areas within the gynaecology unit.
Following her appointment as a clinical nurse specialist in June 2001, Gillian achieved both clinical and academic qualifications. She qualified as a nurse hysteroscopist in 2002 and completed a postgraduate masters course in autonomous practice, achieving a merit award, at Oxford Brookes University and a postgraduate certificate in medical ultrasound scanning.
In 2008 Gillian was appointed as a nurse consultant in gynaecology and works independently in her own outpatient clinics, as well as providing skilled assistance to her medical consultant colleagues. Gillian is a clinical lead for gynaecology nursing and provides training, education and clinical support.