Alison Gale

Consultant image placeholder Job Title: Consultant

Department: Maternity and Obstetrics

Telephone Number: 01257 245122

Primary Medical Qualification: MB ChB 1990 University of Leicester

Other Qualifications: MRCOG MFFP MSc Dip MedEd

Year of Registration: 1991

GMC Number: 3460739

Career History: Special interests lie in the field of reproductive and post reproductive healthcare. Lead for the diagnostic outpatient hysteroscopy service, for the investigation of abnormal gynaecological bleeding. Vice Chairperson of the examination committee, for the Faculty of Family Planning and Reproductive Healthcare of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.


Obstetric antenatal clinics are based on the Chorley site, but has an active presence on the delivery suite within the Sharoe Green Unit at Royal Preston Hospital. 

Alison is an Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics Instructor, and is involved in the teaching of emergency obstetric drills.

Involved in planning and delivery of undergraduate and postgraduate education and has shared responsibility for the education and training of one tier of trainees on a regional basis.

Research interests centre around postmenopausal bleeding, both diagnostic modalities and anxiety caused by such symptoms.