Mr Anthony Rutherford



GMC number: 2649942

Practicing since: 1980



Consultation times

  • Weekly Wednesday AM
  • Overview

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Mr Rutherford has been a consultant in reproductive medicine since 1985. He trained under the guidance of Professor Robert Winston at the Hammersmith Hospital in London before moving to Yorkshire and setting up the Leeds General Infirmary Reproductive Medicine Unit in 1991.

Mr Rutherford is actively involved in reproductive medicine nationally in the British Fertility Society and in further education through the College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. He was a founder member of the British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy and has promoted the use of minimal access surgery in gynaecology since his appointment at the Leeds General Infirmary as a consultant gynaecologist in 1991.

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Other interests

Mr Rutherford is a Consultant Gynaecologist with a special interest in reproductive medicine.

Personal interests

Mr Anthony Rutherford is a married man with three children. He has a passion for skiing and outdoor pursuits involving water such as canoeing, sailing and diving.

Locations Mr Anthony Rutherford works with

Related experience


Superovulation strategies for IVF. Preservation of fertility in cancer patients and in-vitro maturation of oocytes.


  • Fellow Royal College of Obstetricians &amp
  • Gynaecologists
  • British Fertility Society (Chairman)
  • British Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy (Founder member)

Other post held

  • Consultant in Reproductive Medicine and Gynaecological Surgery Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Leeds