Embryology and Genetics Team
Along with the expertise of the Medical team, Fakih IVF's team of Embryologists and Genetics play a large role in the success of our medical treatments. Our Embryology lab was the first in the UAE to introduce the latest advancement in reproductive medicine, the EmbryoScope. Fakih IVF is the only IVF center in the Middle East that has an in-house Genetics Lab, enabling us to be on the cutting edge of medicine.
Dr. Ali Hellani, Genetics Lab Director
Dr. Ali Hellani, PhD, is a world-renowned Reproductive Geneticist with over 15 years of experience, particularly in Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD). In his early years, Dr. Hellani established the first Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis...
Dr. Mohamad El Shmoury, IVF Laboratory Director
Mohamad El Shmoury is the IVF Laboratory Director at Fakih IVF Dubai and has worked
with Dr. Michael Fakih since 1997 in Lebanon, the United States and the UAE.
Mohamad’s experienced way of handling delicate embryos has enabled him...
NIloufar Pourkaram, Embryologist
Ms. Niloufar Pourkaram has over 14 years of experience in Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) and has completes over 2,000 ICSIs per year in the IVF Laboratory. Ms. Niloufar is skilled in performing embryo micromanipulation, cryopreservation by...