Denise qualified as a nurse in 1992 and since then her nursing experience has been within general medicine and IVF specialities. She led the nursing team for Hull & East Riding Fertility from 2002 to 2022 and during that time she has promoted nurse training within the clinic to ensure that our nurses have extended and enhanced their skills to deliver excellent nursing care.
Denise has carried out embryo transfer procedures since 2002 and ovum retrieval since 2004
With a special interest in Sub-Fertility, Denise runs several clinics for NHS patients ensuring they receive the best possible care and treatment plans tailored to the individual’s requirements.
Denise is a recognised trainer for the British Fertility Society (BFS) Pelvic Ultrasound and Embryo Transfer Course. As a Nurse Practitioner Denise is able to assess all fertility patients and prescribe the medication required for their care.
Denise is trained to perform HyCoSy investigations, a tubal patency test performed under ultrasound.
She has a special interest in ultrasound and has undertaken a Masters Diploma in Advanced Practice focusing on pelvic ultrasound in IVF. Denise has an MSc in Advanced Practice specialising in Ultrasound. She is also a member of the Senior Infertility Nurses Group (SING). Denise has been involved in many research projects within the clinic over the years which have enhanced and updated our practices.