Alexander Field

Block Lead for Reproductive and Sexual Health Care/Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Harlow

Faculty:Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine and Social Care

School:Medicine

Location: Chelmsford

Alexander is a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist with an interest in labour ward, early pregnancy and medical education.

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Background

Alexander has been working as a consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist at Princess Alexandra Hospital since 2018 after completing his postgraduate training in the deanery. He is currently the lead consultant for the labour ward, as well as early pregnancy and ambulatory gynaecology.

He has an extensive background in medical education, having completed a postgraduate certificate, taught on the Physician Associate Masters, and held the post of RCOG college tutor within the department.

Since 2020 he has been the block lead for reproductive and sexual health within ARU's Medicine program and is passionate about developing this block to inspire the next generation of doctors to tackle the challenges of women‘s health in the 21st century.

Teaching

Qualifications

  • BSc Hons (1st class) Physics, Imperial College London
  • MBBS (GPEP), Guy’s, King’s and St. Thomas’ School of Medicine, King’s College London
  • PGCertMedEd, University of Bedfordshire

Memberships, editorial boards

MRCOG

Selected recent publications

Anipindi, S., Field, A., Neville, C., Field, E., 2020. Common breastfeeding problems. Innovait (online before print). doi: 10.1177/1755738020904385

Field, A., Bhagat, N., Clark, S., Speed, T., Razvi, K., 2020. Vaginal Intraepithelial Neoplasia: A Retrospective Study of Treatment and Outcomes Among a Cohort of UK Women. Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease, 24(1), pp. 43-47.

Field, A., Haloob, R., 2016. Complications of Caesarean Section. The Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, 18, pp. 265-272.

Field, A., Mistry, M., Field, E., 2016 Postnatal perineal problems. Innovait (online before print). doi: 10.1177/1755738016631363

Field, A., 2014. Understanding the Dreyfus model of skill acquisition to improve ultrasound training for obstetrics and gynaecology trainees. Ultrasound, 22(2), pp. 118,-22.

Field, A., Prince, S. J., Spencer, C., 2014. Patient Management: Management of Abnormal Menstrual Bleeding. Foundation Years Journal, 8(9): Obstetrics and Gynaecology - Part 2.

Somner, J. E., Stone, N., Koukkoulli, A., Scott, K. M., Field, A. R., Zygmunt, J., 2008. Surgical scrubbing: can we clean up our carbon footprints by washing our hands? Journal of Hospital Infection, 70(3), pp. 212-5.

Recent presentations and conferences

Field, A., Bhagat, N., Speed, T., Razvi, K., 2018. Treatment of high‐grade Vaginal Intra‐epithelial Neoplasia (VaIN): A retrospective case series. Poster presentation at RCOG World Congress 2018. BJOG. 2018; 125: S1. 119-134.

Field, A., Bhagat, N., Speed, T., Razvi, K., 2018. Treatment and follow‐up of low‐grade Vaginal Intra‐epithelial Neoplasia (VaIN): A retrospective case series. A retrospective case series. Poster presentation at RCOG World Congress 2018. BJOG. 2018; 125: S1. 119-134.

Bhagat, N., Field, A., Speed, T., Clark, S., Razvi, K., 2018. Patient experience using DYSIS digital colposcopy in a single centre setting. A retrospective case series. Poster presentation at RCOG World Congress 2018. BJOG. 2018; 125: S1. 119-134.

Field, A., Bhagat, N., Speed, T., Razvi, K., 2018. Treatment of high-grade Vaginal Intra-epithelial Neoplasia (VaIN): A retrospective case series. Oral presentation and prize winner at East Anglian Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society Autumn Meeting 2018.

Field, A., Keniger, M., Southam, D., 2016. Staff attitudes and experiences as a barrier to interpreter use in a UK maternity department. Poster presentation at RCOG World Congress 2016. BJOG. 2016; 123: S2.198-220 (abstract).

Field, A., Karavadra, B., Osborne, J., 2016. An atypical presentation of Hamman’s Syndrome occurring postpartum. Poster presentation at RCOG World Congress 2016.