The Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust


The acute gynaecology service is run by a multidisciplinary team which consists of:

Gynaecology doctors

  • Lead consultant for the gynaecology department- Mr Campbell
  • Lead consultant for the acute gynaecology unit- Dr. Hlupekile Chipeta
  • Lead consultant for our early pregnancy unit-  Dr. Jayne Shillito
  • A team of gynaecology consultants and junior doctors


  • Matron for women's services- Corinne Liddle-Johnson
  • Lead sister for Gynaecology- Liz Holder
  • Lead nurse for acute gynaecology service- Joanne Cryan
  • Lead nurse for early pregnancy unit- Sharon Barker
  • A team of specialist nurses and healthcare assistants


  • Consultant radiologist with a special interest in gynaecology-  Dr. Michael Weston
  • A team of ultrasonographers working in the early pregnancy unit and main ultrasound department of the hospital

Acute operating theatre staff

Women requiring emergency or urgent gynaecological surgery are treated within two operating theatres at St James'.