Joseph Aquilina

Obstetrics & Gynaecology

37 years of experience
37 years of experience



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Mr Joseph Aquilina is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist. He has a specialist interest in general gynaecology treating women with menstrual disorders, polycystic ovarian syndrome, pelvic pain as well as being highly skilled in foetal and maternal ultrasound. He obtained his primary medical degree in Malta in 1987 and then moved to the UK in 1989 for his basic postgraduate training in Bristol, Taunton and in London at King’s College and Greenwich Hospitals. He is currently appointed as a consultant at St Bartholomew’s and the Royal London Hospitals and Honorary Senior Lecturer at Queen Mary University of London. He provides a specialist service in Fetal Medicine and Gynaecological Ultrasound.

Since his NHS appointment in October 2000 he has set up a Fetal Medicine Service at the Royal London and a one-stop Menstrual Disorder clinic at Barts and the Hospital of St John & St Elizabeth with immediate access to Transvaginal USS and Saline Sonography.

He is recognised as a preceptor for training in gynaecological scanning by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and is the Editor for the Women’s Health Section of Current Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynaecology since 2005.

He has a special interest in the management of:

  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Pelvic pain and HRT problems

Diseases, Medical Tests and Treatments

  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Menstrual Disorders
  • Pelvic pain
  • HRT problems
  • Gynecological Ultrasound Expertise


Gynaecology, Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery, Maternal & Foetal Medicine, Obstetrics, Reproductive Medicine

All procedures

  • Ultrasound
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)
  • Smear Test
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Laparoscopic (Key-Hole) Surgery
  • C-Section (Caesarean Section)
  • Dilation and Curettage
  • Early Pregnancy Scan
  • Fibroid Surgery
  • Intrauterine System (IUS)
  • Laparoscopic Surgery for Endometriosis
  • Abdominal Hysterectomy
  • Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT)
  • Down Syndrome Screening
  • Early Diagnosis of Fetal Anomalies
  • Early Pregnancy Care
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Endometrial Biopsy
  • Family Planning
  • Gynaecological/Pelvic Scan
  • Hysterectomy
  • Hysteroscopic Resection of Fibroids
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Insertion
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD) Removal
  • Invasive Prenatal Diagnosis
  • Labiaplasty
  • Myomectomy
  • Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT)
  • Office Hysteroscopy
  • Oophorectomy (Ovary Removal Surgery)
  • Private Maternity
  • Salpingectomy (Fallopian Tube Removal)
  • Tubal Ligation
  • Uterine Polyps
  • Video Consultation
  • Well Woman Check

All conditions

  • Irregular Periods
  • Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Endometriosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Heavy Periods (Menorrhagia)
  • Pregnancy
  • Adenomyosis
  • Adhesions
  • Dysmenorrhoea (Period Pain)
  • Early Pregnancy
  • Fibroids
  • Pre-Menstrual Syndrome (PMS)
  • Amenorrhoea
  • Bacterial Vaginosis
  • Bartholin's Cyst
  • Candidiasis (Thrush)
  • Cervical Polyps
  • Complex Benign Gynaecology
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Female Fertility
  • Female Infertility
  • Genital Warts
  • Hot Flushes
  • Infertility
  • Late or Missed Period
  • Maternal and Fetal Medicine
  • Menopause
  • Menstrual Irregularities
  • Miscarriage
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  • Perimenopause
  • Postmenopausal Bleeding
  • Premature Menopause
  • Premature Ovarian Failure or Insufficiency
  • Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)
  • Subfertility
  • Uterine, Vaginal and Vulvar Disorders
  • Vaginal Atrophy
  • Vaginal Warts
  • Vulvodynia


Maltese, Italian, English



Registered with

General Medical Council: 4168337


205 – 209 Great Portland Street, London, W1W 5AH


St Thomas Street, London, SE1 9BS


Consultation Fees

New appointment: £250

Follow-up appointment: £195


Overall Rating

Overall rating

Overall experience

4.98 / 5

Personal care received

4.91 / 5

Explanation of care provided

4.89 / 5



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