BSE. MSE, MBBS (Hons.), MrMED, FRANZCOG, CREI
Obstetrics & Gynaecology
Areas of Interests
- General obstetrics & gynaecology
- General fertility
- Fertility preservation
- Recurrent miscarriage
- Reproductive surgery
Genea Sydney CBD, Level 3, 321 Kent Street Sydney
1300 208 909
Other practice locations
Sydney Gynaecology & Endometriosis Centre, Level 2 Suite 203, 135 Macquarie Street, Sydney
RPAH, Mater Hospital, North Shore Private
Dr Cheryl Phua takes care to create a friendly and open environment during consultations with her patients in order to tailor a personalized approach and treatment recommendations. Following completion of her undergraduate and Master’s degree in bio-engineering at the University of Pennsylvania, she moved to Sydney to study medicine. Cheryl graduated with honours and underwent training in obstetrics and gynaecology. She became a fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in 2018 and subsequently completed further training in the sub-speciality of reproductive endocrinology and fertility in 2019. Her interests include fertility assessment and management, recurrent miscarriage, endometriosis, menopause management and obstetrics. Cheryl continues to be actively involved in research; and is currently involved in investigating fertility preservation in oncology patients. She is a Visiting Medical Officer at the Mater Hospital, North Shore Private Hospital and Royal Prince Alfred Hospital.
Experience & Qualifications
After completing school in Singapore, Cheryl moved to the United States to study at the prestigious Ivy League college University of Pennsylvania. Between 1999 and 2004, Cheryl completed a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and a Master of Biotechnology. During her time at the University of Pennsylvania, Cheryl was a recipient of the Baxter Allegiance Foundation Scholarship and also a Deans List recipient.
In early 2005, Cheryl moved to Sydney to study a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery at the University of Sydney where she received the Dame Constance d’Arcy Memorial Prize in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and graduated with honours. She was awarded a Master of Reproductive Medicine from the University of New South Wales in 2015 and became a Fellow of the Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in 2018.
In addition to these qualifications, Cheryl underwent further training in the subspecialty of fertility and reproductive endocrinology. Following her completion of subspecialty training in infertility and reproductive endocrinology (CREI), including female and male factor infertility, reproductive endocrinology, adolescent gynaecology, andrology and menopause management; she continues to remain active in research, in particular in the fertility preservation setting as well as ultrasound as a tool for the diagnosis of deep infiltrating endometriosis.
Throughout her career, Cheryl has been keen to pass on her skills and experience to younger doctors. She has fulfilled a number of teaching roles through RANZCOG and the University of Sydney where she still currently teaches medical students.
Cheryl also has two ongoing research projects, a retrospective review of oncofertility at a single tertiary referral unit and ultrasound diagnosis of deep infiltrating endometriosis and its surgical correlation.