Dr. James Orford, IVF Medical Director Sunshine Coast, Obstetrician-Gynaecologist
A medical graduate of the University of Queensland, James has worked as an IVF fertility specialist since 2000 and is well known on the Sunshine Coast, having completed specialist training at Nambour General Hospital.
In 2007, after working with an IVF clinic on the Sunshine Coast he set up Fertility Solutions Sunshine Coast wanting to make a difference for his patients.
Dr. James Orford currently holds the position of Fertility Solutions Medical Director. James specialises in laparoscopic (keyhole) surgery and endometriosis. He has spent more than 15 years developing this surgical skill which can increase a woman’s fertility. He also teaches trainee specialists and invites specialists throughout Australia to attend his theatre sessions to learn innovative new techniques.
Dr James Orford’s practice is located on the Sunshine Coast. However he also consults from our Bundaberg clinic every month. Dr Orford offers clinic OPU (Oocyte or Egg Pick-Up) procedures at both the Sunshine Coast and Bundaberg.
Visit Dr. Orford’s Website for more information: www.drjamesorford.com.au.
Dr. George Bogiatzis, Fertility IVF Specialist Sunshine Coast, Obstetrician Gynaecologist
NOTE: Dr. George Bogiatzis has had to take unexpected, personal leave. Dr. Ashish Das will be stepping in and looking after Dr Bogiatzis’s patients in his absence. Please call Dr Bogiatzis’s rooms for appointments and any further questions.
George, a Queenslander through and through, is a well established Obstetrician, Gynaecologist and Fertility Specialist on the Sunshine Coast. He completed his studies at the University of Queensland in 1990 and trained at hospitals in Brisbane, Nambour and in the UK. George has been in private practice for over 8 years.In 2007, after working with an IVF clinic on the Sunshine Coast he set up Fertility Solutions Sunshine Coast wanting to make a difference for his patients. His special interests are infertility, PCO management, pelvic floor and ultrasound.
Dr George Bogiatzis’s practice is located on the Sunshine Coast. However he also consults from our Bundaberg clinic every month. Dr Bogiatzis offers clinic OPU (Oocyte or Egg Pick-Up) procedures at both the Sunshine Coast and Bundaberg.
Visit Dr. Bogiatzis’ website for more information: www.georgebogiatzis.com.au.
Dr. Ashish Das, Fertility Solutions IVF Specialist Sunshine Coast, Gynaecologist
Ashish Das is an experienced doctor with over 30 years of clinical practice dedicated exclusively to the management of infertility who has been proudly helping couples, single women and the LGBTIQ+ community realise their dream of achieving a family, both in Australia and the UK.
Ashish is a well-respected Fertility Specialist who is experienced in investigating and treating all forms of infertility including recurrent miscarriage and endometriosis. His treatment options are tailored to the individual needs and planned in discussion with his patients. These options can range from simple practical advice and cycle monitoring to Ovulation Induction and more complex treatments such as Intrauterine Insemination, IVF and the use of donor sperm and eggs with or without surrogacy.
He is also an experienced minimally invasive surgeon providing laparoscopic and hysteroscopic general gynaecology surgery.
Understanding the emotional impact infertility can have, Ashish provides empathetic and compassionate care for his patients. He also strongly believes that it is essential to have a team approach between the laboratory, nursing staff and clinician to complete the fertility journey for patients. To this end he is proud to be a part of the Fertility Solutions.
As a British trained, Australian qualified specialist doctor of Indian heritage, Ashish was a founding Director of a large IVF company in Australia from 2003 to 2018, and has served on the Medical Advisory committee of the Brisbane Private Hospital for 12 years. He was also a member of the IVF Directors Group of the Fertility Society of Australia & New Zealand.
If you would like to arrange an appointment with Dr Das, he can be contacted using the details below:
Nucleus Medical Suites Building B
(07) 5444 6400
Dr. Kirsten Morrow, Fertility Solutions IVF Specialist Sunshine Coast, Obstetrician-Gynaecologist
In 2009 Fertility Solutions announced the addition of Obstetrician/Gynaecologist Dr Kirsten Morrow to our team of fertility specialists. Kirsten trained locally in Queensland. She completed part of her training at Nambour General Hospital, where she is well respected for her time as a Senior Registrar. Offering a full range of services including Infertility, Gynaecology, Obstetrics, Colposcopy and Laparoscopic Surgery.
Kirsten understands that fertility treatment is a very personal issue and listens to your questions and concerns, working together with you to achieve your desire for a family.
If you would like to arrange an appointment with Dr Kirsten Morrow, she can be contacted using the details below:
Dr. Nerida Flannery, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Nerida is a fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and was awarded a Masters of Reproductive Medicine from the University of New South Wales in 2015 and is thought to be the only local Fertility Specialist working on the Sunshine Coast with this qualification. She has a special fertility interest in recurrent miscarriage and implantation failure.
Prior to setting up her private practice, Nerida worked as a senior registrar in obstetrics and gynaecology (O&G) at Redcliffe Hospital, following similar senior O&G roles at the Sunshine Coast Private Hospital and Nambour General Hospital. She also spent a year as an O&G registrar at Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, where she was able to gain experience in high-risk obstetric medicine, as well as urogynaecology, adolescent gynaecology and gynae-oncology.
Nerida brings passion and enthusiasm to her practice. Her experience both as a clinician and a mother of two small children means she is well qualified to offer high quality service and genuine empathy to new families and parents-to-be. Her ability to put her patients at ease through open, clear communication and candid information helps women understand and actively participate in their health and well-being.
Nerida has extensive clinical practice with emergency and elective gynaecological surgery and care of inpatient and outpatient obstetric and gynaecological patients.
During the formative years of her career, Nerida decided to specialise in obstetrics and gynaecology. Raised in Mt Isa, she won a Queensland Health Rural Scholarship to assist with her studies and completed her Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Medicine/Surgery at the University of Queensland in Brisbane in 2002. A strong interest in infertility and reproductive medicine led to her pursuing and attaining her masters degree in recent years.
Nerida has lived, studied and worked on the Sunshine Coast over the past decade. She loves her work and is committed to providing high quality and empathic care for all women, and their families, throughout all the phases of life.
For more information visit www.drneridaflannery.com.au.
Dr. Kelvin Larwood, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Kelvin is a long term Sunshine Coast resident and is looking forward to continuing to work on the coast as a specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist.
His speciality include laparoscopic surgery, male and general infertility. Dr Larwood offers clinic OPU (Oocyte or Egg Pick-Up) procedures at Fertility Solutions Sunshine Coast.
Dr. Sonia Anwar, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
Dr Sonia Anwar is passionate about women’s health. She believes in good communication and to provide best possible evidence base care for her patients focused towards their needs. As a woman she understands their needs, privacy and expectations.
Dr Anwar completed her specialist qualification with the Royal Australian College of the Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in Queensland. She underwent training at Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Bundaberg Base Hospital and Redcliffe Hospital. Dr Anwar has special interest in reproductive health and completed a Post Graduate degree in Reproductive Medicine from UNSW.
Dr Anwar is committed about teaching and research she has multiple publications in peer reviewed journals. She actively participates in teaching of medical students and as a supervisor for fellow RANZCOG trainees. She is experienced, knowledgeable and very capable with wide scope of experience working with women of diverse cultural backgrounds. She can fluently speak Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi.
For more information, visit Dr Sonia Anwar’s website – Click Here
Dr. Harrie Swanepoel, Bundaberg Gynaecologist
Dr Harrie Swanepoel is our Bundaberg specialist and specialises in general fertility management.