Menopause & HRT services

This service is available at: KIMS Hospital or Sevenoaks Medical Centre - you can request your preferred location when you contact us

Each woman’s experience of the menopause is unique and therefore a one size fits all approach to managing the menopause does not work effectively.

The menopause is when a woman stops having periods and is no longer able to get pregnant naturally. It is caused by a change in the balance of the body’s sex hormones, which occurs as you get older. The age at which symptoms can begin, together with their severity and the length of time it can take to pass through the menopause will vary greatly from woman to woman.

Effective management will be available not only to those women experiencing classical menopausal problems, but also to women suffering a premature menopause, including BRCA cases. One of the key features of our service is that it permits women to have dedicated time with a gynaecologist to discuss their concerns, with access to a full range of state-of-the-art diagnostics, thereby enabling the most appropriate treatment plan to be provided.

Symptoms can include:

  • flushes
  • sweats
  • tiredness
  • lack of sleep
  • headaches
  • memory and cognitive changes
  • mood lability and anxiety
  • vaginal dryness
  • sexual problems

Modern hormone replacement therapy (HRT) regimes are extremely effective at controlling these symptoms and the impact can be quite literally life-changing.

Locations

You can see expert consultants and have a range of scans and tests at either one of the below facilities. If you need a procedure, this will be carried out at KIMS Hospital in Maidstone.

KIMS Hospital, Maidstone

Find out more about the facilities available at KIMS Hospital.
Sevenoaks Medical Centre Outside

Sevenoaks Medical Centre

Find out more about Sevenoaks Medical Centre, our consulting and diagnostic facility for patients in West Kent.

Consultants

  • Make a general enquiry
  • Appointment enquiry

Our team are on hand to help answer any queries you might have about coming to KIMS Hospital or Sevenoaks Medical Centre. You can use the form below and one of our team will be in touch. Alternatively to speak to a member of our team, please call 01622 237 500.

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If you would like to book an appointment, you can use the form below and one of our team will be in touch.

Alternatively to speak to a member of our team, please call 01622 237 500.

Please be aware, if you are requesting a diagnostic scan such as an MRI, or CT, you must have a referral from a relevant clinician or Allied Health professional such as a physiotherapist.

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