Miss Despina Mavridou


BSc, MBChB, MRCOG, British Fertility Accretited

GMC number: 6057923

Practicing since: 2002



Consultation times

  • Monday and Tuesday PM
  • Alternate Fridays
  • Occasional Saturdays
  • Overview

Or call us on

01892 531 111


Miss Despina Mavridou is a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust.

She is the Lead Clinician for the Fertility Services there, having trained as a Fellow in Fertility and Assisted Conception.

Miss Mavridou is a graduate of St Andrews University, Scotland and Victoria University Medical School in Manchester. After her junior resident years in the UK, Despina spent some years in the United States initially as a research fellow in the development of group B streptococcus Vaccine at Harvard University where she was A Harvard University Scholar. 

She then stayed on to do her Obstetrics and Gynaecology residency in St Louis, Missouri before returning to the UK.

Miss Mavridou has special interest fertility, polycystic ovarian syndrome, assessment of ovarian reserve and is passionate about fertility preservation. She also specialises in abnormal uterine bleeding, endometriosis, adenomyosis, minimal access surgery, outpatient hysteroscopy, hysteroscopic surgery part of fertility treatment.

Ms Mavridou is a member for:

  • British Fertility Society, European Society for Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE)
  • British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy (BSGE)
  • Royal College of Obstetrician and Gynaecologist (RCOG)
  • British Fertility Society

Special interests

  • Fertility
  • Abnormal Uterine bleeding
  • Endometriosis
  • Minimal Access
  • Hysteroscopic surgery and outpatient hysteroscopy

Other interests

Fertility preservation

Languages spoken

English and Greek 

Treatments and tests offered by Miss Despina Mavridou at Nuffield Health

  • Hysterosalpingo contrast sonography (HyCoSy)

Locations Miss Despina Mavridou works with

Related experience


  • BFS
  • BSGC

Other post held

  • Maidstone and Tunbridge wells NHS Fertility Lead Consultant Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Insurers Miss Despina Mavridou works with

Miss Despina Mavridou works with the following private medical insurance providers:

  • Aviva Health
  • AXA PPP Healthcare
  • AXA PPP International
  • Benenden Health
  • Bupa
  • Bupa Global
  • Bupa On Demand
  • Cigna International
  • Cigna


Miss Despina Mavridou does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.

Miss Despina Mavridou does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.

Miss Despina Mavridou does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.

Free events with Miss Despina Mavridou

Virtual Event: Meet our experts on infertility

Monday 17 May 2021

Tunbridge Wells Hospital

Miss Despina Mavridou

This free event is for anyone who is affected by infertility and would like to explore options. The event will also include information on HyCosy scanning

Book your place now