Advanced Gynaecological Surgery Centre
About Us

Dr Sally Reid


Gynaecologist, Fertility Specialist, Laparoscopic Surgeon

Dr Sally Reid - Fertility Specialist Adelaide
Dr Sally Reid

Dr Sally Reid is a Gynaecologist with additional training in reproductive medicine and early pregnancy management. She joined the practice in 2014 and is dedicated to providing supportive, high quality, patient­focused care.

Sally graduated from the University of Adelaide in 2003, on the Dean's Merit List. She achieved her specialist qualifications in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in 2012, having gained experience in South Australia, Queensland, Darwin and Dublin, Ireland. Sally enjoys teaching and is a Clinical Senior Lecturer at the University of Adelaide.

Sally is passionate about pre-pregnancy planning and thorough fertility assessment, with her aim being to only provide advanced treatments, such as IVF, when necessary.


  • 2003 - Bachelor of Medicine; Bachelor of Surgery, University of Adelaide
  • 2012 - 2013 - CREI (Certificate in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility) Subspecialty training
  • 2013 - FRANZCOG (Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists)
  • 2014- Master of Reproductive Medicine, University of NSW

Current Positions

  • Consultant at Fertility SA
  • Visiting Staff Specialist at The Women's & Children's Hospital
  • Clinical Senior Lecturer, University of Adelaide (School of Paediatrics & Reproductive Health)
  • Visiting Specialist at Calvary Hospital and St Andrew's Hospital

Areas of Special Interest

  • Fertility assessment and management- including PCOS, ovulation induction and IVF
  • Management of recurrent pregnancy loss
  • Minimally-invasive fertility surgery - such as laparoscopy and hysteroscopy
  • Endometriosis and Pelvic Pain
  • Adolescent and Children's Gynaecology
  • Abnormal menstrual bleeding
  • Menopause
  • Abnormal Pap Smears & Colposcopy

Professional Memberships

  • Fellow of the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
  • The Golden Key International Honour Society
  • European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE)
  • Past member of the RANZCOG SNNT Regional & Training Accreditation Committee, 2011 -2013
  • The University of Adelaide Alumni

Published Research

  • Reid SM, Norman RJ. PCOS and Thromboembolism:a complex case. Endocrinology Today 2012; April1(1):43-45
  • Antenatal Magnesium Sulphate prior to Preterm Birth for Neuroprotection of the Fetus, Infant & Child. WISH Project- National Observational study; ARCH, Robinson Institute, Adelaide
  • Reid SM, Middleton P,Cossich MC, Crowther CA. Interventions for clinical and subclinical hypothyroidism in pregnancy. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2010, Issue 7, CD007752. DOl:10.10021 14651858.
  • Post-partum Urinary Retention at the National Maternity Hospital - incidence, current practice and the future. Audit & Literature Review -presented at 2005 Annual O&G Four Provinces Scientific Meeting, Dublin, Eire
  • 2004: Research paper below, chosen as one of nine "the top articles of 2003" Editorial, Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2004; 38:275
  • Koopowitz LF, Chur-Hansen A, Reid S, Blashki M. A Pilot Study of the Subjective Experience of Patients who received Electroconvulsive Therapy at a Public Hospitalin South Australia. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry 2003; 37:49-54.