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Latest news

Keith and Marie Moulson share their Covid-19 story
Married couple who fought Covid-19 side by side praise 'superb' UHDB staff

A husband and wife who have been married for 36 years were treated side by side after being admitted to Royal Derby Hospital with Covid-19 within the space of 24 hours of each other....

Maternity Theatres
Derby mum thanks Royal Derby Maternity Theatre Team for helping to deliver her first son

When Emma Hall woke up in the middle of the night on 6 August 2020 at 35 weeks pregnant, she had no idea that in a couple of hours time she would meet her new-born son. New-mum, Emma, bought her li...

A new mother with her baby
We want to hear from you about our maternity services

A Derbyshire-wide NHS initiative is reaching out to new and expectant parents to help improve maternity and neonatal services, and even to play a leading role to enact change....

Miss Mary O'Brien, Consultant Plastic and Hand Surgeon
Consultant becomes first female president of plastic surgeon association

A UHDB surgeon has been named as the President of the British Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (BAAPS), becoming the first female President of the Association in its 41 year history. BAAPS is...