Name and Position

Mr Alastair McKelvey
Obstetrics & Gynaecology

Contact Details

Main Telephone Number:01603 287975


Speciality: Obstetrics

Sub-speciality: Maternal and Fetal Medicine

Special clinical interests: Prenatal diagnosis, Diabetes in pregnancy, congenital heart disease, Dysmorphology, multiple pregnancy, fetal growth restriction and Pre-Eclampsia

Research interests: Prenatal diagnosis and screening, fetal MRI, Maternal Diabetes, Fetal Therapy, Non Invasive Prenatal Diagnosis’

Current membership(s) of professional National and Regional bodies:  Royal College of Obstetricians, British Maternal Fetal Medicine Society, International Society for Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Royal Society of Medicine, Medical and Dental Defence Union of Soctland and British Medical Association’

Professional profile: Alastair completed his core training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in Northern Ireland, before undertaking 4 years of subspecialty training at University College London Hospital in maternal fetal medicine with Charles Rodeck. His research included investigating first trimester screening for fetal growth restriction, fertility tourism, cleft lip and palate and other fetal surgical disorders. He is the lead for obstetric guidelines at the NNUH. He is Chairman of the Local Negotiating Committee of the BMA.’

Personal profile: Hill Walking, Sailing, music and reading.