Dr Clare Tower
Consultant in Obstetrics and Maternal and Fetal Medicine
MBChB PhD MRCOG
Fetal Medicine, Maternal Medicine, Ultrasound scan, invasive testing, Rheumatological and Haematological disorders in pregnancy, labour ward management.
Dr Tower was appointed as Consultant in July 2011. She
graduated from Leeds University in 1996 (MBChB), having won the
Masser Prize for the best performance in Medical finals. Her
clinical training was in Leeds, Nottingham, London and Manchester.
She secured a Wellcome Trust Clinical Research Training Fellowship
leading to her PhD. She has published widely in books and journals
and is a member of the North West Research for Patient Benefit
funding committee and has taught widely to both medical students
and junior doctors.
Following appointment, she set up the specialist service
for women with Rheumatological disorders in pregnancy and also set
up the Perinatal Mental Health Clinic. She has an active interest
in clinical service development and also research.
She has peer reviewed papers for many journals and
reviewed grant applications for several funding bodies. Her current
research focuses on clinical trials and Rheumatological disorders