Meet Aly Dilks, our Menopause Specialist
Qualifying as a Registered General Nurse in 1988 and a Midwife in 1992, Aly has had a varied career across a whole spectrum of specialities within nursing, from homeless healthcare to completing a Masters in Diabetes. The majority of her career has been spent in the field of Women's Health and has been working as an Advanced Nurse Practitioner in a GP surgery in Leicestershire for the past 7 years.
Aly has several years of experience in the field of Menopause, working in both the NHS and the Private Sector.
She is a member of:
She holds a letter of competence in:
Coil fitting and removal.
Implant fitting and removal.
She has also completed:
The British Menopause Society Certificate in Menopause Care.
British Menopause Society Accredited Specialist.
She has had several articles published both professionally and in many journals and is a regular writer for Active Magazine and Liz Earle Wellbeing, actively promoting menopause awareness and how this can be addressed in the workplace, offering a service to talk at corporate level. She has also been involved with teaching GP and pharmacists how to conduct a menopause consultation in a busy NHS GP practice.
Out of work, she is a gregarious person with a good sense of humour, but remains professional at all times. She lives with her 3 children, 2 spaniels and yellow labrador and can often be seen walking across the fields early in the morning with her dogs while planning her busy day ahead.
About Simply Menopausal
Here at Simply Menopausal we believe every woman deserves the time to explore her symptoms and discuss the options available. We understand that, as women, we are not all the same. Our diagnosis relies on listening to your symptoms and offering a treatment option specifically for you.
Our treatment plans are all in keeping with NICE guidelines and are recommended by the British Menopause Society and are all research based.
Simply Menopausal is based at The Health Suite (www.thehealthsuite.co.uk) and Enhance Dental Clinic in Ely. The Health Suite is registered with the Care Quality Commission (CQC). The role of the CQC is to monitor, inspect and regulate health services to ensure they meet the fundamental standards of quality and safety. By being part of The Health Suite, you can feel rest assured that Simply Menopausal meets the high standards required to provide you with a level of care and treatment that is among the best in the country. If you are not happy with any aspect of our care, please feel free to contact either The Health Suite or the CQC directly to discuss your concerns.
Appointments are conducted preferably face to face, but can be virtual via a secure video link as an alternative. All prescriptions can be posted to anywhere in the UK.