Complex Contraception Clinic

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For patients with complex contraceptive needs.


Complex Contraception Service
The Ivy Centre
St Leonards Hospital
Nuttall St
N1 5LZ  

Eligibility criteria


  • Contraception choice complicated by co-morbidity
  • Difficult IUC fitting where method is used for contraception
  • Difficult IUC removal (non-visible or avulsed threads)
  • Removal of implants that are not palpable/have no pop-up sign
  • Removal of implant where previous failed removal attempt
  • Removal of unusual implants (Jadelle or Norplant)