Mr Luca Sabatini

Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

QualificationsMD MRCOG

Languages spoken:English, Italian

Main NHS base:

  • Barts Health NHS Trust (The Royal London Hospital)

Clinical interests:

  • Female and male fertility evaluation and management, treatment and fertility preservation
  • Endometriosis, diagnosis, medical and surgical therapy
  • Fibroids, diagnosis, medical and surgical therapy
  • Menstrual disorders and management
  • Hormone disorders and management
  • Menopause disorders, diagnosis and management
  • Contraception
  • Pregnancy problems
  • Recurrent Miscarriage
  • Irregular, scanty or heavy period, diagnosis and management
  • Polycystic Ovarian syndrome, acne and obesity
  • Endocrinology problems related to women’s health
  • Pelvic pain, diagnosis, medical and surgical therapy
  • Gynaecological and abdominal surgery by key hole surgery and minimally invasive

Fees, Training & Background:

Mr Luca Sabatini obtained his medical qualification and his Medical Doctorate at the “La Sapienza” University, in Rome, Italy, where he worked and conducted his research into female and male reproductive endocrinology. His work studying the effect of reactive oxygen species on human sperm were among the first to highlight the detrimental effect of free radicals on human reproduction.

In 1997 he specialised in Clinical Pathology and soon after moved to the UK where he trained in Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Reproductive Medicine and Surgery. In 2003, he was awarded Membership of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and in 2006 obtained the qualification of Obstetrician & Gynaecologist and Specialist in Reproductive Medicine and Surgery.
In 2006 was awarded the European University Diploma of Advanced Gynaecological Surgery & Operative Endoscopy from the prestigious University of Clermont-Ferrand in France.

Mr Sabatini is a Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists and an associate member of other learned societies.

Mr Sabatini’s NHS practice is at St Bartholomew’s Hospital in Central London where since 2011 he has been the Clinical Lead at the Centre for Reproductive Medicine and Surgery. He has been a Consultant at Barts’ and The Royal London NHS Hospitals since 2007 and he leads highly specialised Gynaecology-Endocrinology, Fertility and Male Infertility clinics; He performs major and day cases surgical sessions weekly.

He is the Royal College of Obstetrician & Gynaecologist Training Director for Reproductive Medicine & Surgery.

He is also an Honorary Senior Lecturer at the Queen Mary University of London, he is a former member of the Barts and The London Clinical Research Board and current member of the Barts Health Cancer Board.

Mr Sabatini is expert in advanced endoscopic surgery for the treatment of endometriosis, adenomyosis, fibroids, uterine adhesions, tubal surgery, ovarian cysts and other benign gynaecological conditions.

He is a specialist in gynaecological-endocrinological problems such as polycystic ovaries, menstrual disorders and menopause and is an expert in diagnosis and surgical treatment for endometriosis, adenomyosis, ovarian cysts, fibroids and management of early pregnancy complication, including recurrent miscarriage and implantation failure.

He has clinical and academic interests in the assessment and treatment of both male and female infertility particularly the interpretation and management of ovarian reserve testing and ovarian aging; he performs assisted conception and surgical sperm retrieval. He works closely with a team of anaesthetists, uro-gynaecologists, general surgeons, pain specialists and specialists’ nurses to provide treatments that are individually tailored to each patient.

Member of:

The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
British Medical Association
Medical Defence Union
British Fertility Society
European Society for Human Reproduction and Embryology