Dr Louise Newson


GP and Menopause Specialist

Louise Newson is a GP and menopause specialist and holds an Advanced Menopause Specialist certificate with Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare and the British Menopause Society. She is passionate about improving education about the perimenopause and menopause and improving awareness of safe prescribing of HRT to healthcare professionals.

GMC number 4099972

She has written many articles and editorials, and launched her first book, Menopause Manual with Haynes Publishing in 2019, which went on to be an Amazon bestseller. Louise has been a director for Primary Care Women’s Health Forum and an editor for the British Journal of Family Medicine.

Louise continually strives to produce clear and evidence-based free content for women about the perimenopause and menopause on the menopausedoctor.co.uk website and on her range of social media platforms.

She works regularly with a range of organisations to provide advice regarding menopause in the workplace, collaborates with charities and professional bodies to raise awareness of the needs of menopausal women, and has made numerous appearances on radio and television.

Louise is also the founder of the not-for-profit company, Newson Health Research and Education, the award winning free ‘balance’ menopause support app and The Menopause Charity.

Dr Louise Newson

“Dr Newson showed me such kindness and took the time to answer all my questions.”

– Sara, Patient