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Dr. Gautam N. Allahbadia

Dr. Gautam N. Allahbadia is the IVF Consultant & Head of the Aster IVF & Women Clinic at Mankhool, Dubai. He was previously the Medical Director of New Hope IVF Clinic, Sharjah and IVF Consultant & Head at the Fertility & Recurrent Miscarriage Clinic and London Specialist Hospital, Jumeira, Dubai.

Dr. Allahbadia is a noted world authority on Ultrasound Guided Embryo Transfers and one of the pioneers in Minimal Stimulation IVF (IVF Lite) in South-East Asia. He has over 150 peer-reviewed publications to his credit and is on the editorial board of several international journals. He is also currently the Editor-in-chief of the Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology of India & the IVF Lite (Journal of Minimal Stimulation IVF). Throughout his career, Dr. Allahbadia has been instrumental in developing new fertility-enhancing protocols and propagating the use of ultrasound in embryo transfer procedures.

He has authored over 150 scientific papers including 122 book chapters and 24 textbooks, the latest of which is a comprehensive text, entitled ‘Minimal Stimulation IVF’.

Dr. Allahbadia is MD, DNB, DGO, DFP, FCPS (1990) from the Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College & General Hospital (University of Mumbai).

Dr Sreelatha C G

Dr Sreelatha is the Specialist Obstetrics & Gynaecology at the Aster IVF & Women Clinic, Mankhool, Dubai. She has previously worked as a  Specialist Gynaecologist, at Amber Clinics (Gulf Health Care International), London Specialist Hospital, Jumeirah and CBD rights at Canadian Hospital & Al Garhoud Hospital, Dubai.

Dr Sreelatha has previously also worked as a visiting Senior Lecturer at Pushpagiri Medical College and Hospital, Thiruvalla and as a Junior Consultant at Manipal Hospital, Bangalore at Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology.

She also served as a Research Associate in the Department of Endocrinology at Mallya Hospital & St. John’s Hospital, Bangalore.


  • Specialist Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Karnataka, India.
  • PGA (UK) – University of Warwick in Assisted Reproductive Technology
  • MBBS – Government Medical College, Bellary


  • Laparoscopic surgery at Indian Institute of Laparoscopic Surgery, Coimbatore, India ;
  • Fertility training from Edappal Hospitals; Obstetric Ultrasound Scanning at Mediscan Chennai & National Institute of Ultrasound, Delhi, India & Jefferson’s university –Philadelphia.
  • WHO-sponsored training for 90 days in Colposcopy at RCC Trivandrum & underwent a PGA in reproductive medicine –University of Warwick,UK.

Papers Presented

  • Co-authored a paper titled Peripheral Diabetic Neuropathy in South Asians – LOPS.
  • Presented Paper at YuvaFogsi 2002, titled, Rarity & Diversity, a collection of five Rare Ectopic Pregnancies.
  • Presented paper at AICOG 2003, titled, Safe Motherhood & Beyond!
  • Presented paper at BSOG 2003, titled, Current Trends in Management of Endometriosis.
  • Currently pursuing M.Sc(UK) by research in Assisted Reproductive medicine
  • Contributed 3 research articles in the JOGI and IVF-LITE Journals.


Eman Mjally Ahmad

Eman Ahmad is a Senior Clinical Embryologist with over 9 years of experience in Embryology, Andrology and Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD).

She has gained a vast experience in the Assisted Reproduction field through her work in both Jordan and the UAE, during which she handled a wide variety of cases including poor prognosis conditions such as  extreme azoospermia, oocyte activation, PGD for  genetic disorders and HLA matching, in addition to managing recurrent fertilization/implantation failure.

She received her Bachelor degree in Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering from the Jordan University of Science and Technology and is currently enrolled in the Masters of Science program for Clinical Embryology from Leeds University in the UK.

Eman carried out research on family balancing through embryo pre-implantation genetic diagnosis, which led to an oral presentation at the Middle East Fertility Society Annual meeting in 2012, and a published article in the IVF Lite Journal.

Professional Experience

  • 2007-2010: King Hussein Medical Center IVF unit, Amman, Jordan
  • 2010-2014: Istishari Fertility Center, Amman, Jordan
  • 2014-2016: Dubai Gynecology and Fertility Center, Dubai, UAE

Fields of Special Interests

  • Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD)
  • Managing recurrent IVF failure

Research Articles

  • Oral Presentation on Family Balancing through PGD : What to expect from an IVF/PGD and gender selection program for family balancing?
  • What to expect from an in vitro fertilization/ preimplantation genetic diagnosis and gender selection program for family balancing?
    Eman Mjalli Ahmad, M Alahmad, M Ezaldeen, W Sharif, K Sharif, IVF Lite Journal, Volume : 3, Issue : 1, Page : 23-26, June 2016

Languages spoken

  • Arabic, English

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