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Dr. Evangelia Vlachodimitropoulou

Consultant in Obstetrics, Maternal & Fetal Medicine
Dr. Evangelia Vlachodimitropoulou
MBBS, BSc, MRCOG, PhD
Consultant in Obstetrics, Maternal & Fetal Medicine
GMC No. or Equivalent: 7139616
Year Qualified: 2011

An academic consultant in Maternal & Fetal Medicine, Dr. Evangelia Vlachodimitropoulou stands out with her expertise in maternal and fetal haematology. Her clinical prowess encompasses the full spectrum of fetal medicine, focusing on high-risk pregnancies, prenatal diagnosis, and comprehensive care from labour to the post-partum period.

Educational Excellence & Professional Development

Dr. Vlachodimitropoulou’s medical journey began at King’s College London, graduation in 2011. She undertook her foundation training in London and proceeded to train in Obstetrics & Gynaecology across prominent London hospitals, including University College, Whittington, Royal Free, Newham, and Whipps Cross.

She obtained her PhD from University College London (UCL), a pursuit distinguished by the prestigious Onassis Foundation Scholarship and substantial funding from a pharmaceutical company, underlining the significance of her research. Her doctoral studies, centered on haemoglobinopathies and transfusional iron overload, laid the cornerstone for her eminent status as a expert in maternal and fetal haematology.

Innovative Research & International Expertise

Dr. Vlachodimitropoulou’s research extends to critical areas like venous thromboembolism and red cell disorders in pregnancy as well as fetal haematology. Her work, funded by prestigious bodies like the Helliwell Foundation and the Clinical Research Trial Institute (CRTI) Award 2023 from the American Society of Haematology (ASH), has resulted in numerous peer-reviewed publications and conference presentations.

Subsequent to her training in London, Dr Vlachodimitropoulou pursued advanced subspecialty training and international experience at the world-renowned Mount Sinai and Toronto General Hospitals in Toronto, Canada, institutions acclaimed for their cutting-edge medical research and exceptional patient care. Here, she pursued three fellowships: a two-year fellowship in Maternal & Fetal Haematology, a two-year fellowship in Maternal & Fetal Medicine and a 6-month fellowship in Fetal Therapy. Focusing on Maternal & Fetal Haematology, Maternal & Fetal Medicine, and Fetal Therapy, has enriched her approach to complex medical conditions in pregnancy.

Current Roles and Specializations

Currently, Dr. Vlachodimitropoulou serves as a Maternal and Fetal Medicine consultant at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and as a Clinician Scientist at King’s College London. She mentors a new generation of healthcare professionals, supervising BSc, MSc, and PhD students.

Her clinical expertise encompasses various maternal and fetal haematological disorders, such as:

  • Immune thrombocytopenic purpura (ITP)
  • Haemoglobinopathies
  • Thromboembolism and coagulation disorders
  • Myeloproliferative disorders
  • Management of red cell and platelet alloimmunisation conditions
  • Thrombotic microangiopathies
  • Red cell alloimmunisation and hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn
  • Neonatal alloimmune thrombocytopenia

Dr. Vlachodimitropoulou’s approach is marked by advanced diagnostic methods and personalized therapeutic strategies, aiming for the best possible outcomes for mothers and their babies.

Fees

Obstetric fees

What is included:

As described below, initial consultation and routine antenatal visits, delivery and access to Dr Vlachodimitropoulou’s mobile number for any questions or concerns you may have. Ultrasound Scans can be done at an additional cost.

  1. From 8 weeks: £9750
    1. Visits at 8-12-22-28-32-36-40 weeks
    2. Delivery and routine post-delivery medications
    3. One postnatal visit
  2. From 16 weeks: £9250
    1. Visits at 12-22-28-32-36-40 weeks
    2. Delivery and routine post-delivery medications
    3. One postnatal visit
  3. From 20 weeks: £8750
    1. Visits at 20-28-32-36-40 weeks
    2. Delivery and routine post-delivery medications
    3. One postnatal visit
  4. From 28 weeks: £7750
    1. Visits at 28-32-36-40 weeks
    2. Delivery and routine post-delivery medications
    3. One postnatal visit
  5. From 32 weeks: £7250
    1. Visits at 32-36-38-40 weeks
    2. Delivery and routine post-delivery medications
    3. One postnatal visit
  6. From 36 weeks: £6750
    1. Visit at 36 -38- 40 weeks
    2. Delivery and routine post-delivery medications
    3. One postnatal visit
  • Initial introductory antenatal appointment: £250
  • Follow-up consultation outside the above packages: £200
  • Growth ultrasound scans: £300
  • Non Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) including counselling: £600

Following the initial antenatal appointment if you wish to be booked with Dr. Vlachodimitropoulou, a deposit of 50% of their fees is required to be paid by the 20th week of your pregnancy. The final balance of the fees is due by the 36th week of your pregnancy.

For patients covered under a medical insurance, please note that most UK insurance companies do not cover maternity care. In these cases, the fees should be settled in full prior to delivery and we would then help you to recover any funds from your insurers.

Primary speciality

Specialist interests

Maternal & Fetal Medicine
Maternal & Fetal Haematology

Professional Memberships

Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (UK)

Contact

02032993377 ext 33377

Guthrie Clinic
King's College Hospital
NHS Foundation Trust
Denmark Hill
London SE5 9RS

Initial Consulting Fee: £250