Our Team


With centers in Abu Dhabi and Dubai and medical partners in Al Ain, Fakih IVF Fertility Center is available to help couples throughout the UAE and abroad. Fakih IVF Fertility Center opened the first private IVF center in Dubai in 2011. In 2013, Fakih IVF's second location was opened in the nation's capital, Abu Dhabi. In 2014, Fakih IVF Fertility Center's medical partners, Fakih Medical Center, opened in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Dubai. Treatment options available at Fakih IVF Fertility Center include IVF-ICSI, Mini IVF, Natural Cycle IVF, IUI, Gender Selection, Comprehensive Chromosomal Screening (CCS), screening for and preventing hereditary diseases through PGD, Male Infertility and much more. 

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Fakih IVF Creating Little Miracles everyday Dubai Abu Dhabi Al Ain UAE

Abu Dhabi

Fakih IVF opened in Abu Dhabi April, 2013, bringing its expertise in reproductive medicine to the UAE's capital. This state-of-the-art medical facility boasts the latest technology and equipment,...

Dr. Michael Fakih

Dr. Michael Fakih Chairman, Founder & Medical Director

Dr. Ali Hellani

Dr. Ali Hellani Genetics Lab Director

Dr. Mohamad El Shmoury

Dr. Mohamad El Shmoury IVF Laboratory Director

Dr. Monikaa Chawla

Dr. Monikaa Chawla Reproductive Endocrinologist & Fertility Specialist

Dr. Rehab Aamer

Dr. Rehab Aamer Head of Anesthesia

Dr. Basman Alli Abbas Hamandi

Dr. Basman Alli Abbas Hamandi Specialist Anesthesia

Dr. Rania Hamza

Dr. Rania Hamza Specialist Anesthesia

Dr. Sajida Detho

Dr. Sajida Detho Consultant IVF, OB/GYN

Nancy Rizk

Nancy Rizk Assistant Director of Nursing

NIloufar Pourkaram

NIloufar Pourkaram Embryologist

Dr. med. Nadia  Najjari

Dr. med. Nadia Najjari Consultant IVF

Dr. Erdal Budak

Dr. Erdal Budak Specialist IVF

Dr. Ellen  Snowden

Dr. Ellen Snowden Consultant OB/GYN - IVF

Dr. Iqbal Khan

Dr. Iqbal Khan Scientific Director

Ms. Ayla  Coussa

Ms. Ayla Coussa Clinical Dietitian

Dr. Kajal Shah

Dr. Kajal Shah Specialist Radiology

Dr. Rouba Obeid

Dr. Rouba Obeid Specialist OB/GYN

Dr. Fadi Baladi

Dr. Fadi Baladi Medical Director Fakih Medical Center Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Consultant Internist

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Al Ain

Fakih Medical Center, partners of Fakih IVF, opened in Al Ain March 2014. Fakih Medical Center provides Obstetrics, Gynecology, Female and Male Infertility, Genetic Testing and Internal Medicine...

Dr. Sajida Detho

Dr. Sajida Detho Consultant IVF, OB/GYN

Dr. Fadi Baladi

Dr. Fadi Baladi Medical Director Fakih Medical Center Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, Consultant Internist

Dr. Ellen  Snowden

Dr. Ellen Snowden Consultant OB/GYN - IVF

Ms Carole Tannous

Ms Carole Tannous Clinic and Nursing Manager

Dr. Nahla Mousa  Abd Elgale

Dr. Nahla Mousa Abd Elgale Specialist OB/GYN

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Dubai

Opened in February 2011, Fakih IVF was the first private IVF center in Dubai. Since that time, Fakih IVF has introduced medical technologies and treatments to the GCC that were previously...

Dr. Michael Fakih

Dr. Michael Fakih Chairman, Founder & Medical Director

Dr. Amal Al-Shunnar

Dr. Amal Al-Shunnar Co-Founder, Consultant IVF, OB/GYN

Dr. Rupin Shah

Dr. Rupin Shah Head of Urology, Specialist Urology

Dr. Mohamed El-Said Eid

Dr. Mohamed El-Said Eid Consultant IVF, OB/GYN

Dr. Ghina Shami

Dr. Ghina Shami Specialist OB/GYN-IVF

Dr. Ahmad Fakih

Dr. Ahmad Fakih Specialist OB/GYN-IVF

Dr. Ali Hellani

Dr. Ali Hellani Genetics Lab Director

Dr. Mohamad El Shmoury

Dr. Mohamad El Shmoury IVF Laboratory Director

Madona Mohsen

Madona Mohsen Head Nurse and IVF Coordinator

Dr. Saeed Shaker

Dr. Saeed Shaker Consultant OB/GYN

Dr. Karunakar Marikinti

Dr. Karunakar Marikinti Consultant IVF, OB/GYN

Dr. Helene Mezher

Dr. Helene Mezher Consultant Anesthesiologist

Dr. Ibrahim Nassereddine

Dr. Ibrahim Nassereddine Consultant Urology

Dr. Tejashree Singh

Dr. Tejashree Singh Specialist OB/GYN

Dr. Marcia Schmidt

Dr. Marcia Schmidt Specialist OB/GYN

Dr. Samer  Cheaib

Dr. Samer Cheaib Specialist Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Varsha  Anand

Dr. Varsha Anand Specialist OB/GYN

Dr. Marta  Ramos Luque

Dr. Marta Ramos Luque Specialist Reproductive Medicine - IVF

Ms. Ayla  Coussa

Ms. Ayla Coussa Clinical Dietitian

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