Dr Nneka Nwokolo

Dr Nneka Nwokolo

Contact information

T: Secretary 020 3315 9594
E: nneka.nwokolo@chelwest.nhs.uk


HIV and Sexual Health - 56 Dean Street


Genitourinary and HIV Medicine

Professional expertise

  • HIV infection including pre and post-exposure prophylaxis
  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Contraception
  • Menopause


Dr Nwokolo was appointed Consultant Physician in Sexual Health and HIV Medicine at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital in 2003. She has extensive experience in the management of sexually transmitted infections and HIV in men and women and is the lead author of the UK national chlamydia treatment guidelines. She is particularly interested in the management of chronic and recurrent problems such as genital herpes, recurrent thrush and bacterial vaginosis. She provides the full range of contraceptive methods and is experienced in the management of the menopause. Other interests include the provision of pre-exposure prophylaxis for the prevention of HIV infection and the management of complex infections such as syphilis and antibiotic resistant gonorrhoea. Dr Nwokolo provides sympathetic sexual health care and contraception to adolescents over the age of 16.

Other contributions

Dr Nwokolo is a Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare (FSRH) Instructing Doctor, as well as Deputy Convenor and examiner for the Diploma in GU Medicine. She is the UK Chief Investigator for the DISCOVER study of pre-exposure prophylaxis and has published widely in sexual health and HIV medicine.


Fellow - Royal College of Physicians, Member - British Medical Association; Member - British HIV Association, Member – British Menopause Society, Member – International Menopause Society

GMC number



Fellow of Royal College of Physicians, Member of British Medical Association, Member of British HIV Association

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