Imperial College London


Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Metabolism, Digestion and Reproduction

Honorary Clinical Lecturer







Norfolk PlaceSt Mary's Campus





  1. Pacheco A, Ata B, Bettocchi S…Saravelos S et al. Septate uterus and reproductive outcomes: let's get serious about this. Human Reproduction 2020 1;35(11):2627-2629
  2. Zhou Q, Shi X, Saravelos S, et al. Auto-Cross-Linked Hyaluronic Acid Gel for Prevention of Intrauterine Adhesions after Hysteroscopic Adhesiolysis: A Randomized Controlled Trial. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2020; S1553-4650(20)30337-X.
  3. Saravelos SH, Balfoussia DT, Kong GWS, Chung JPW, Mak JSM, Chung CHS, Cheung LP, Li TC. Embryo migration following ART documented by 2D/3D ultrasound. Facts Views Vis Obgyn, 2020, 12(2): 143-148
  4. Li TC, Saravelos S, Kong WS. Three-dimensional versus two-dimensional ultrasound-guided embryo transfer: a randomised control study (abridged secondary publication). Hong Kong Med J. 2020 Dec;26 Suppl 6(6):26-29.
  5. Laparoscopic metroplasty for bicorporeal uterus: surgical techniques and outcomes. Zhou QY, Saravelos S, Huang XU, Ma N, Li TC, Xia EL. Chin Med J (Engl) 2020 [Online Ahead of Print].
  6. Lafferty K, Allan K, Saravelos S, Raglan O. Infertility: Understanding investigation and treatment options. InnovAiT, 2020; 13(7): 394-401.
  7. Saravelos SH and Li TC. Advances in Endoscopic Surgery: Embryo transfer techniques. Best Practice & Research Clinical Obstetrics & Gynaecology 2019; 59:77-88
  8. Akhtar MA, Saravelos SH, Li TC, Jayaprakasan K; Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. Reproductive Implications and Management of Congenital Uterine Anomalies: Scientific Impact Paper No. 62. BJOG. 2019
  9. Huang X, Saravelos SH, Li TC, Huang R, Xu R, Zhou Q, Ma N, Xia E. Cervical cerclage in twin pregnancy. Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 2019; 59:89-9
  10. Shi X, Saravelos SH, Zhou Q, Huang X, Xia E, Li TC. Prevention of postoperative adhesion reformation by intermittent intrauterine balloon therapy: a randomised controlled trial. BJOG. 2019;126(10):1259-1266
  11. Cheung C, Saravelos SH, Chan T, Sahota DS, Wang CC, Chung PW, Li TC. A prospective observational study on the stress levels at the time of embryo transfer and pregnancy testing following in vitro fertilisation treatment: a comparison between women with different treatment outcomes. BJOG. 2019; 126(2):271-279.
  12. Huang J, Zhu W, Tang J, Saravelos SH, Poon LCY, Li TC. Do specific ultrasonography features identified at the time of early pregnancy loss predict fetal chromosomal abnormality? - A systematic review and meta-analysis. Genes Dis. 2018; 6(2):129-137
  13. Cheung CWC, Yee AWW, Chan PS, Saravelos SH, Chung JPW, Cheung LP, Kong GWS, Li TC. The impact of music therapy on pain and stress reduction during oocyte retrieval - a randomized controlled trial. Reprod Biomed Online. 2018; 37(2):145-152.
  14. Saravelos SH and Li TC. Ultrasound guided treatment of intrauterine adhesions in the outpatient setting. Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology 2017; 50(2):278-280
  15. Saravelos SH, Jayaprakasan K, Ojha K, Li TC. Assessment of the uterus with three-dimensional ultrasound in women undergoing ART. Human Reproduction Update. 2017; 23(2):188-210
  16. Saravelos SH and Li TC. Virtual hysteroscopy with HDlive. Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2017;49(2):284-286
  17. Mak JSM, Chung CHS, Chung JPW, Kong GWS, Saravelos SH, Cheung LP, Li TC. The effect of endometrial scratch on natural-cycle cryopreserved embryo transfer outcomes: a randomized controlled study. Reprod Biomed Online. 2017 35(1):28-36
  18. Chen X, Saravelos SH, Liu Y, Huang J, Wang CC, Li TC. Correlation between three-dimensional Power Doppler and morphometric measurement of endometrial vascularity at the time of embryo implantation in women with unexplained recurrent miscarriage. Journal of Molecular Histology. 2017;48(3):235-242
  19. Chung CH, Wong AW, Chan CP, Saravelos SH, Kong GW, Cheung LP, Chung JP, Li TC. The changing pattern of uterine contractions before and after fresh embryo transfer and its relation to clinical outcome. Reprod Biomed Online. 2017; 34(3):240-247
  20. Yang Y, Chen X, Saravelos SH, Liu Y, Huang J, Zhang J, Li TC. HOXA-10 and E-cadherin expression in the endometrium from of women with recurrent implantation failure and recurrent miscarriage. Fertility & Sterility 2017; 107(1):136-143
  21. Saravelos SH, Kong GWS, Chung JPW, Mak JSM, Chung CHS, Cheung LP, Li TC. A prospective randomized controlled trial of 3D versus 2D ultrasound-guided embryo transfer in women undergoing ART treatment. Human Reproduction. 2016;31(10):2255-60
  22. Saravelos SH, Wong AWY, Chan CPS, Kong GWS, Cheung LP, Chung CHS, Chung JPW, Li TC. Assessment of the embryo flash position and migration with three-dimensional ultrasound within 60 minutes of embryo transfer. Human Reproduction 2016; 31(3):591-620
  23. Saravelos SH and Li TC. Intrauterine balloon therapy: a novel ultrasound guided treatment for intrauterine adhesions. Gynecological Surgery. 2016; 13:403-407
  24. Saravelos SH, Wong AW, Chan CP, Kong GW, Li TC. How often does the embryo implant at the location where it was transferred? Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology. 2016;48(1):106-12
  25. Saravelos SH, Li TC. Intra-cycle variation of the uterine cavity indentation assessed with three-dimensional ultrasound in natural and stimulated cycles. Reproductive Biomedicine Online 2016;32(5):545-50
  26. Saravelos SH, Wong AWY, Kong GWS, Huang J, Klitzman R, Li. Pain experienced at the time of embryo transfer is independently associated with the chance of clinical pregnancy in fresh/frozen ART cycles. Journal of Obstetrics & Gynaecology Research 2016;42(6):684-93
  27. Saravelos SH, Zhang T, Chung JP, Sun LM, Sun Y, Li TC, Chen ZJ. Monochorionic quadramniotic and triamniotic pregnancies following single embryo transfers: two case reports and a review of the literature. Journal of Assisted Reproduction & Genetics 2016; 33(1):27-32
  28. Yuan X, Saravelos SH, Wang Q, Xu Y, Li TC, Zhou C. Endometrial thickness as a predictor of pregnancy outcomes in 10787 fresh IVF-ICSI cycles. Reprod Biomed Online. 2016;33(2):197-205.
  29. Fawzy M, Saravelos SH, Li TC, Metwally M. Do women with recurrent miscarriage constitute a high-risk obstetric population? Hum Fertil (Camb). 2016; 22:1-7.
  30. Wang J, Huang D, Lin X, Saravelos SH, Chen J, Zhang X, Li T, Zhang S. Incidence of Interstitial Pregnancy After In Vitro Fertilization/Embryo Transfer and the Outcome of a Consecutive Series of 38 Cases Managed by Laparoscopic Cornuostomy or Cornual Repair. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2016;23(5):739-47
  31. Grimbizis G, Di Spiezo Sardo A, Saravelos SH et al. The Thessaloniki ESHRE/ESGE Consensus on Diagnosis of Female Genital Anomalies. Hum Reprod. 2016;31(1):2-7
  32. Grimbizis G, Di Spiezo Sardo A, Saravelos SH et al. The Thessaloniki ESHRE/ESGE Consensus on Diagnosis of Female Genital Anomalies. Gynecol Surg. 2016;13:1-16
  33. Saravelos SH and Li TC. Intra- and inter-observer variability of uterine measurements with three-dimensional ultrasound and implications for clinical practice. Reproductive Biomedicine Online 2015; 31(4):557-64
  34. Saravelos SH and Regan L. Idiopathic recurrent pregnancy loss. Obs Gyn Clin North America 2014;41157-66
  35. Li J, Liu L, Liu B, Saravelos SH, Li TC. Recurrent miscarriage and birth sex ratio. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2014;176:55-9
  36. Flynn H, Yan J, Saravelos SH, Li TC. Comparison of reproductive outcome, including the pattern of loss, between couples with chromosomal abnormalities and those with unexplained repeated miscarriages. J Obstet Gynaecol Res. 2014;40(1):109-16
  37. Yan J, Yuan X, Saravelos SH, Cocksedge K, Li TC. Mid-luteal progesterone concentration does not predict the outcome of pregnancy in women with unexplained recurrent miscarriage. RBM Online 2013; 26(2):138-4
  38. Saravelos SH and Li TC. Unexplained recurrent miscarriage:how can we explain it? Hum Rep 2012;27:1882-86.
  39. Yan J, Sripada S, Saravelos SH, Chen ZJ, Egner W, Li TC. Thyroid peroxidase antibody in women with unexplained recurrent miscarriage: prevalence, prognostic value, and response to empirical thyroxine therapy. Fertility Sterility 2012; 98(2): 378-82
  40. Yan J, Saravelos SH, Ma N, Ma C, Chen Z, Li TC. Consecutive repeat miscarriages are likely to occur in the same gestational period. RBM Online 2012; 24(6): 634-8.
  41. Saravelos SH and Regan L. The importance of preconception counselling and early pregnancy monitoring. Seminars in Reproductive Medicine 2011;29(6):557–568.
  42. Saravelos SH, Yan J, Rehmani H, Li TC. The prevalence and impact of fibroids and their treatment on the outcome of pregnancy in women with recurrent miscarriage. Human Reproduction 2011;26(12):3274-9
  43. Saravelos SH, Cocksedge KA, Li TC. The pattern of pregnancy loss in women with congenital uterine anomalies and recurrent miscarriage. RBM Online 2010;20:416-422.
  44. Metwally M, Saravelos SH, Ledger WL, Li TC. Body mass index and risk of miscarriage in women with recurrent miscarriage. Fertility Sterility 2010;94(1):290-5.
  45. Jivraj S, Makris M, Saravelos SH, Li TC. Pregnancy outcome in women with factor V Leiden and recurrent miscarriage. BJOG 2009;116(7):995-998.
  46. Mo D, Saravelos SH, Metwally M, Makris M, Li TC. The treatment of recurrent miscarriage and antiphospholipid syndrome with low dose enoxaparin and aspirin. RBM Online. 2009;19(2):216-20.
  47. Cocksedge KA, Saravelos SH, Metwally M, Li TC. How common is polycystic ovary syndrome in recurrent miscarriage? RBM Online 2009;19(4):572-6.
  48. Saravelos SH, Cocksedge KA, Li TC. Prevalence and diagnosis of congenital uterine anomalies in reproductive failure: A critical appraisal. Human Reproduction Update 2008;14(5):415-29.
  49. Cocksedge KA, Saravelos SH, Wang Q, Tuckerman E, Laird SM, Li TC. Does free androgen index predict subsequent pregnancy outcome in women with recurrent miscarriage? Hum Reprod 2008;23(4):797-802.
  50. Cocksedge KA, Li TC, Saravelos SH, Metwally M. A reappraisal of the role of polycystic ovary syndrome in recurrent miscarriage. RBM Online 2008;17(1):151-160.