• Obstetrics
  • Reproductive medicine
  • Gynaecology
  • Fertility and IVF

Areas of interest

Fertility management


Dr. Chris Russell is a unicorn among IVF specialists. As a fertility and IVF specialist, gynaecologist and practising obstetrician, he is uniquely placed to care for women at every life stage. From the management of complex gynaecological conditions such as endometriosis and PCOS through to recurrent miscarriage, fertility care and IVF, as well as antenatal care and obstetrics, Chris can offer outstanding continuity of care across a woman's lifetime. Chris currently holds public appointments in Reproductive Medicine and high-risk obstetrics at the Mercy Hospital for Women, while consulting privately at East Melbourne, and Box Hill via Telehealth. Chris is Clinical Director at Newlife IVF (https://www.newlifeivf.com.au).

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Suite 106
320 Victoria Parade
East Melbourne VIC 3002

Consulting Location

Newlife IVF

Suite 3
116-118 Thames Street
Box Hill North Victoria 3129

Consulting Location

6th Floor
163 Studley Road
Heidelberg VIC 3084

Epworth locations


Epworth Freemasons Victoria Parade


  • MBBS Monash University

Education and training

  • MBBS

Professional Associations

  • AMA
  • Fertility Society of Australia
  • Australian Gynaecology and Endoscopic Surgery Society
  • Newlife IVF
  • The Mercy Hospital for Women

Public Appointments

  • Mercy Hospital for Women