Dr Manju Chandiramani is a dynamic consultant obstetrician at Guy’s and St Thomas’. She has expertise in providing holistic care to women in low and high-risk pregnancies, which is tailored to their individual expectations. She has been a practising obstetrician for over 10 years and is skilled in helping women to remain in control, feel confident in their choice of birth plan and achieve a birth experience that is in keeping with their expectations. Manju aims to work flexibly in partnership with you and has a unique ability to listen and understand enabling her to personalise your pregnancy journey and to be there to guide you every step of the way.
In her NHS practice, Manju has particular expertise in providing specialist care for women at risk of preterm birth, those having had previous pregnancy losses, and those with diabetes. She holds leadership and management roles in London geared at optimising the preparation of babies at risk of being born too early, giving them the best chance of better beginnings and subsequent healthier lives.
Manju is also an honorary senior clinical lecturer at the School of Life Course Sciences at King’s College London. Her research interests involve the prediction and prevention of preterm birth, ranging from basic science to clinical studies. She has experience in quality improvement and transformation and redesign of clinical care pathways which span different NHS institutions and involve frontline staff.
Preparing for pregnancy and pre-conception care, preterm birth prediction and prevention, diabetes in pregnancy, quality improvement, patient safety and experience, perinatal mental health and wellbeing, postnatal wellbeing.
- Comprehensive maternity care package, including antenatal, intrapartum and postnatal care
- Ultrasound scans of cervical length in pregnancy and fetal fibronectin testing to determine risks of preterm delivery
- Insertion of cervical cerclage to prevent pregnancy losses and early birth
Manju qualified from Leicester University in 2002 and completed her training in obstetrics and gynaecology at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare Trust – Queen Charlotte’s and Chelsea Hospital, and Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, amongst others. She completed her PhD at King’s College London in 2012. She has a BSc (Hons) from Tufts University in Massachusetts.
Membership of professional bodies
- Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
- British Medical Association
- British Maternal and Fetal Medicine Society
- International Society of Obstetric Medicine