Obstetrician, Gynaecologist & Fertility Specialist Brisbane

Dr Robert Watson MBBS, FRANZCOG

North West Medical Centre

125 Flockton St
Everton Park, QLD 4053
Telephone: 07 3353 4710
Fax: 07 3353 1258
Email: reception@drbobwatson.com.au
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Your First Visit

Your first visit to Dr Watson should be stress-free and we have listed the following to make it as comforting as possible. Where possible, we encourage you and your partner to attend your first visit with Dr Watson together. Make sure you bring:

  • your referral from your GP (It is beneficial that both you and your partner have individual referrals from your GP),
  • a history of your menstrual cycle, previous pregnancies and pregnancy attempts and,
  • details of any previous treatments or tests.

As well as a full physical examination including a pelvic ultrasound, Dr Watson may conduct (where applicable) the following investigations:

  • Blood tests for hormones, antiphospholipid antibodies, blood borne infections and chromosomes*
  • Antimullerian Hormone – This indicates the quality and number of eggs remaining in the ovary (ovarian aging) (Cost $75. No Medicare)
  • A semen analysis
  • A hysterosalpingogram (tubal dye test) or laparoscopy may be booked
  • A test for Cystic Fibrosis is optional. This a hereditary severe lung disease of children passed on when both parents are carriers. Embryos can be tested for this prior to implantation. (Cost $400. No medicare)

*Most blood tests bulk billed