• Dr Gordana M. Prelevic MD, MSc, DSc, FRCP
  • Consultant Endocrinologist

Clinical Practice

Dr Prelevic has over 30 years of experience as a consultant in Endocrinology.

Before moving to the UK her clinical commitment included management of about 500 new referrals annually with endocrine conditions including diabetes, in addition to her duties in supervision and training of junior medical staff in her firm.

She established a tertiary Reproductive Endocrine Clinic which attracted referrals from all over former Yugoslavia.

In 1991, two years before proceeding on sabbatical leave and moving to the UK, she established the first dedicated Menopause Clinic in former Yugoslavia.

Until her retirement from NHS in April 2015 her weekly clinical commitments included two Reproductive Endocrine Clinics, one dedicated Menopause Clinic and one Endocrine/Osteoporosis Clinic.

She currently runs two clinics weekly in her private practice.

 

In her clinics Dr Prelevic see women with wide range of hormonal disorders including absent and/or irregular periods, premenstrual syndrome, unwanted hair growth (hirsutism), hyperprolactinaemia, infertility as well as thyroid disorders particularly those who are trying to become pregnant.

She has long standing and extensive clinical expertise in clinical management of the polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Dr Prelevic has pioneered the use of anti-androgen therapy and Metformin for PCOS.

A significant proportion of her clinical practice is management of peri- and post-menopausal women, giving them advice on the risks and benefits of various HRT preparations and individually tailoring and monitoring their use.

For many years she has had a special interest in providing young women with premature menopause with comprehensive advice regarding fertility and estrogen deficiency.

Dr Prelevic consults to men as well as women with low bone density or osteoporosis for diagnosis and treatment