Marsden, Dr Philippa J

Dr Philippa J MarsdenConsultant Obstetrician with an interest in Maternal Medicine

  • Consultant Obstetrician with an interest in Maternal Medicine
  • Tel: 0191 2825858
  • GMC Code: 3066276
  • Qualifications: MBBS FRCOG MD Cert Clin Ed
  • Special Interests

    Obstetric haematology, obstetric neurology and multiple pregnancy.

  • Biography

    Philippa graduated from Newcastle in 1985. During her training in the northeast she undertook research leading to her MD thesis on Insulin action and ovarian function. She was appointed as a Consultant in 1999 (Durham) but moved to the RVI in 2011 to develop her interest in medical education and maternal medicine.


    She is currently ‘Course Director for Women’s Health’ for the Newcastle MBBS programme and undergraduate lead for the Tyne Base.


    She has an interest in shared decision making and producing good quality information for patients and is currently Chair of the RCOG Patient Information Committee.

  • Directorate

    Women’s Services

  • Hospital Base


  • Clinics Provided

    Monday morning: Obstetric Neurology

    Monday afternoon: Obstetric Haematology (joint clinic with Dr John Hanley)

    Tuesday afternoon: Twins and more

  • Philippa Marsden 
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