Dr. Veronika Frisova, Ph.D. is a consultant fetal medicine specialist, obstetrician and gynaecologist. She is the leading consultant doctor at Profema.
After graduating from the 1st Medical faculty of Charles University she entered speciality training in obstetrics and gynaecology at the Institute for the Mother and Child in Prague. In 2002 she completed the training and became a consultant in gynaecology.
In 2004 Prof. Kypros Nicolaides offered her the fellowship in fetal medicine at Fetal Medicine Foundation (FMF) and King’s College Hospital in London. During her stay in London in 2004-2007 she gained extensive experience in the screening, diagnosis and management of congenital defects, also conducting her own research. Because of this experience, she is the only doctor in the Czech Republic who was awarded the internationally recognized certificate ‘Diploma in Fetal Medicine’. She also holds all types of FMF certificates for fetal examination during pregnancy (You can read more about FMF certificates here – link).
After she returned to the Czech Republic and became a member of the research team at the Clinic of Imaging Methods in Faculty Hospital Motol and in addition to ultrasound, she focused her research on the diagnosis of congenital fetal defects by magnetic resonance imaging. In 2012, she completed her research work at the Faculty Hospital Motol with her dissertation thesis entitled: Comparison of the Importance of 2D / 3D Ultrasound and Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Prenatal Diagnosis of Congenital Fetal Defects.
In 2007 she started to work privately and as an FMF London trainer giving regular lectures and offering ultrasound courses. In 2008 Her main area of interest was the combined imaging and complex diagnosis of congenital defects and education in the field of fetal medicine.
Dr. Veronika Frisova, PhD. regularly trains doctors as a guest lecturer of courses organized both in the Czech republic and internationally. Additionally she teaches and examines medical students at the Faculty of medicine in Palacky University in Olomouc. Moreover, she contributes to numerous international and local publications.