Dr. Michael Fakih

Consultant Reproductive Endocrinologist and Infertility OB/GYN & Group Medical Director Fakih IVF Fertility Center, Dubai, UAE
Fakih IVF started with the vision of Dr. Michael H. Fakih, a Consultant OB/GYN - IVF, recognized as a leader in the field of assisted reproduction who began his career in IVF in 1987. With over 30 years of experience, Dr. Fakih is responsible for over 40,000 IVF deliveries. He started career as an Instructor in the Department of obstetrics and Gynecology at Yale University School of Medicine, Connecticut- USA in 1984.

He continued as an assistant professor at Michigan State University- College of Human Medicine for the next 4 years. He later became the Chairman for the Department of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the Covenant Healthcare, Michigan USA. Moving to UAE Dr. Fakih became the Co-Founder and Medical Director of Fakih IVF, UAE, IVF Michigan, USA, and Founder of FIRST IVF, Lebanon. His continuous efforts and innovation of new techniques have made him a pioneer in his field. He has written over 40 medical publications.

Society Membership & Awards: American Medical Association, American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopists, American-Canadian Endometriosis Association, American Fertility Society, Michigan State Medical Society, Michigan Reproductive Endocrine Society, Society for Assisted Reproductive Tech (SART), Society for Reproductive Surgeons (SRS), International Product Advisory Board of OvaScience and 2008, top 15 American Lebanese of all time in the category of Medicine.

Education: Dr. Fakih received his MD from American University of Beirut in 1981. He went on to complete his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology before pursuing a Clinical Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Yale University School of Medicine, USA. Later, in 1986, he pursued a Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the Medical University of South Carolina, USA.

Languages Spoken: Arabic, English