Dr. Luxmi Velauthar

Brief info

Ms. Luxmi Velauthar, MBChB, MRCOG, MD(Res), is a Consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Barts NHS Trust, renowned for her expertise and compassionate care. She obtained her medical degree in the United Kingdom and underwent specialty training in London, where she has excelled in her field.

Ms. Velauthar is the lead for the Fetal Medicine Unit at Newham University Hospital, demonstrating her commitment to advancing care for expectant mothers and their babies. Her MD(Res) focused on the prediction of pre-eclampsia in the first trimester, showcasing her dedication to research and improving prenatal care. She has presented her research at numerous national and international conferences, furthering the field of obstetrics and gynaecology.

With a particular interest in fetal medicine, Ms. Velauthar has extensive experience in managing pregnancy complications, especially preterm pregnancies and pre-eclampsia. She also has a wide clinical interest in gynaecology, including menstrual disorders, menopause, and minimal access surgery.

Ms. Velauthar is not only a skilled clinician but also a passionate educator. She teaches and examines for undergraduate and postgraduate medical degrees, demonstrating her commitment to advancing the next generation of healthcare professionals. As the course director for obstetric ultrasound and Practical Gynaecology Laparoscopic Training, she ensures that obstetricians and gynaecologists receive the highest quality training.

Furthermore, Ms. Velauthar is actively involved in charitable projects locally and internationally, aiming to improve women's health through education and training for both staff and patients. Her strong interpersonal skills and dedication to teaching make her a valuable asset to the healthcare community.