Speak to a Doctor

Here at The Lowdown we know that contraception can be a minefield. We want to help by offering you the chance to talk to an online Doctor with specialist knowledge in this area. Get personalised contraception advice today.

How it works

1. Book yourself a session

After you purchase an online consultation, you will receive an email containing a link with your appointment

2. Get contraception advice

Speak 1-on-1 with one of our expert Doctors on any contraception-related issues you may have

3. Feel more in control

After the call, feel more in control of your contraception - if you're not 100% satisfied, we offer a full no-questions-asked refund

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Our Doctors

Dr Fran Yarlett

Dr Fran Yarlett

Dr Frances Yarlett MBBCh (Hons) BSc (Hons) MRCP (2016) MRCGP DFSRH completed her medical training from Cardiff University in 2013. She is currently working as a salaried GP partner in Sheffield with an interest in complex medical patients and women’s health. Fran is really passionate about patient choice and wants to empower women to take control of their bodies and contraception needs.

Dr Mel Davis-Hall

Dr Mel Davis-Hall

SDr Melanie Davis-Hall BMBS (Hons) BMedSci (Hons) DSFRH MRCGP is a GP from London experienced in women’s health. Mel qualified as a doctor from Nottingham University in 2014. She worked as a Clinical Fellow in Sexual Health in 2016 during which she achieved the Diploma in Sexual and Reproductive Health. Mel has an interest in medical writing and editing and works with us to review our clinical content.

Dr Becky Mawson

Dr Becky Mawson

Dr Rebecca Mawson (MBChB BSc MRCGP DFSRH DRCOG) completed her medical training from Leeds University in 2007. She trained in obstetrics and gynaecology before taking up her GP training, and is currently working as a GP and researcher at the Academic Unit of Primary Medical Care in Sheffield. She’s passionate about improving access for women to sexual and reproductive services through research and education.

90% of bookers were 'very satisfied' with their online appointment

"Dr Fran was lovely and really made me feel at ease. We had a long chat and I really felt like she was listening to everything I was saying. She is also the first GP I have spoken to who has actually given me an explanation of what's going on with my body!"


"Really friendly, explained symptoms really well, answered all my questions and gave me a variety of options for future. Thank you!!"


"Mel really listened to all of my concerns and took these into account when providing me with advice. She asked lots of questions, gave lots of helpful advice about the different options available to me and made me feel informed and confident about my contraception decision"


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