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I’m Dr Isabelle Granger-Cohet, co-founder and director of The Medical Chambers Kensington and La Clinique Française. My background is in dentistry but I have a keen interest in all things health-related. 

Here, I take a look at some of what’s happening in the world of health, from the latest in gynaecological treatments available at our clinic to news about medical innovations that help us to shape and tailor the way we look after our patients.


I hope you enjoy reading. To keep up to date with all that’s happening be sure to connect with us on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook.


Maybe we will even meet should you become a patient at The Medical Chambers Kensington.

What are my options for fibroid treatment?

17 Jun 2019

As many as 1 in 3 women will have fibroids at some point in their life and yet many people still have questions around cause, diagnosis and ...

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Preparing your daughter for her first gynaecologist appointment

14 Jun 2019

We talk to Dr Christilla Nevi, a gynaecologist at our clinic, about her holistic approach to adolescent wellbeing, paediatric gynaecology, and how to decide when ...

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Pregnancy and PCOS

13 May 2019

Many women who have Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) find it hard to conceive, because often their ovaries don’t regularly release eggs. When a woman ...

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What is vulvodynia?

03 May 2019

Recent research suggests that up to 1 in 6 women will have vulvodynia at some point in their lives. So why does the painful condition often go ...

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Working through the menopause

01 Apr 2019

If you’re a woman aged over 50, you’re in the most rapidly growing sector of the workforce. And it’s likely that you have ...

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What is HPV and can it be treated?

26 Mar 2019

You’ve almost certainly heard of the human papilloma virus (HPV), but perhaps you’re a little unclear about the specifics of this group of ...

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At what age should women start having smear tests?

26 Mar 2019

It’s estimated that more than three-quarters of all cervical cancer diagnoses could be prevented if women regularly attended their smear tests. Having a smear ...

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Meet Consultant Gynaecologist Pandelis Athanasias

07 Mar 2019

The menopause is a normal, natural part of life, but many women feel too embarrassed to talk about the ways in which it affects them. ...

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Treating stress urinary incontinence with Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy

19 Feb 2019

  You might find a sneeze or cough often results in damp underwear. Or, while searching your handbag for your front door key, you have ...

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Radiofrequency Therapy : nonsurgical vaginal tightening

18 Feb 2019

You may know that feeling when you look in the mirror one morning and think: “Is that wrinkle on my face new?” Or “Did the ...

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