Dr Joseph Sgroi is an experienced obstetrician at Epworth Freemasons Maternity Hospital, providing health care and medical advice for women and couples surrounding pregnancy and childbirth, with consulting rooms at Epworth Freemasons Hospital in East Melbourne.
He is accredited by the Royal Australia and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG), embarking on his career as an obstetrician after three years of physician training at the Alfred Hospital. He has also been appointed to RANZCOG’s Federal Council, providing him an opportunity to positively influence women’s health policy.
Dr Joseph’s focus lies in assisting women and couples alike to achieve pregnancy in even the most challenging of situations, and in providing support during pregnancy and childbirth regardless of whether this has been with IVF or if women have conceived naturally.
He can provide care for a variety of different conditions, including:
Before beginning any treatment, Dr Joseph will organise a pre-treatment consultation as part of your initial appointment. He will discuss your history, current conditions, and any previous treatments that may have been tried in a way to further understand your needs. Once completed, he will provide relevant advice to ensure you are receiving an optimal outcome.
When addressing the unfortunate issue of recurrent miscarriages, Dr Joseph will organise investigations with sensitivity to ensure possible prevention of future miscarriages for those wishing to become pregnant. He is aware of the multitude of causes that result in miscarriages, some of which can include chromosome abnormalities, specific genetic abnormalities, parental chromosome abnormalities, immune disorders, hormone imbalances, and many other medical conditions. Dr Joseph addresses these issues with the intention of doing all that he can to provide a successful future in pregnancy and childbirth.