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Dr Whitworth

Dr Melissa Whitworth

Consultant Obstetrician



Special Interests:

Preterm labour, socially complex pregnancy, obesity.


Dr Melissa Whitworth qualified in medicine at Manchester University in 1995.

She is a Consultant Obstetrician with a special interest in clinical trials. She obtained her research degree (MD) from the University of Manchester in 2000 and gained higher training in Manchester and Liverpool. She has an interest in socially complex pregnancy.

Dr Whitworth runs specialist clinics for women with a raised BMI and women at risk of preterm labour. She is the obstetrician for the specialist service for pregnant teenagers.  She has sat on NICE guideline committees and is a member of the British Fetal and Maternal Medicine committee.