Meet our team

Fertility clinic staff at the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, Fulham Road.

At the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, the Assisted Conception Unit (ACU) is small, friendly and welcoming team. The ACU team are supportive and evidence-based with their care and assistance during this special journey. 

We have two consultants Mr Dimitrios Nikolaou and Mr Julian Norman-Taylor whom oversee all fertility treatment in the ACU, supported by a medical and specialist nursing team. As we are a small team, we can afford to give you the dedicated time and attention you deserve during this journey. You can feel assured that advice and treatment suggested is based on evidence and research. We take pride in the service we offer, and ensure patients receive the best care and experience possible.



  • Paula Almeida (Consultant Embryologist)
  • Emma Atkinson
  • Gemma Francis
  • Fabrizia Papoff
  • Sous Salih
  • Shreena Tailor
  • Maria Vourliotis


  • Sarah Campbell Kathleen Carag 
  • Magdalena Ferreira-Pinto
  • Helen Goldson
  • Margaret Kuti (HCA)
  • Kereen Malcom (HCA)
  • Maria Tsonkova

Patient Counsellor

Fertility Specialist

  • Dr Katherine Maclaran (Sub-specialty Trainee in Reproductive Medicine)


  • Timothy Bracewell-Milnes (Clinical Research Fellow)

Administrative team

  • Ellen Feeney
  • Lisa Lawrence 
  • Sanna Malik
  • Peter Perkins
  • Sophie Walshe (Assistant Service Manager)
  • Aaron Wong

Contact us

General enquiries
020 3315 8585

Option 1: Admin team
Option 2: Nursing staff
Option 3: Laboratory


"I can't fault any of the staff in any department. They all made me feel safe and at ease."

"Our delight would not have been possible without your kindness and assistance individually and collectively as the ACU Team earlier this year. Words are insufficient to express the depth of gratitude and profound thanks we feel for your role in making our dreams come true."

"To say a huge thank you for supporting us with our fertility journey. We really can't find the words to tell you just how much we appreciated all of your help and support."