Dr Gautam Allahbadia: Taking Indian IVF industry up a notch
The power of giving birth is a gift only women are bestowed with and the sheer joy of seeing a new being come to life is unimaginable. However many times, fertility complications occur in many women, which can be emotionally overwhelming and add to that people who struggle with infertility.
Thankfully, India boasts of a number of top specialists in reproductive medicine who are ready to go an extra mile to help those people overcome their fertility challenges. One such medical professional is Dr Gautam Allahbadia, a consultant in Reproductive Endocrinology & IVF at the MMC Millennium Medical Center Bourn Hall Fertility Centre, Dubai, UAE. He is also the founder of Rotunda – The Center for Human Reproduction, Parel, Mumbai.
With a rich experience of over 25 years in Assisted Reproductive Techniques, Dr Allahbadia is recognised for his excellence in critical reproductive medical procedures such as Ultrasound Guided Embryo Transfers and In-vitro fertilisation procedure. He is also among the pioneers in Minimal Stimulation IVF (IVF Lite) in South East Asia. Owing to his expertise and proficiency in Assisted Medical Procedures, a lot of childless parents have been able to deliver healthy children.
In addition, Dr Gautam Allahbadia has also 150 peer-reviewed publications to his credit and is on the Editorial Board of several International Journals. He is currently the Editor Emeritus of the Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology of India & the IVF Lite (Journal of Minimal Stimulation IVF).
Basic Information and Career Journey
Born in Mumbai, Dr Gautam Allahbadia pursued his bachelors from Jaihind College and Basantsing Institute of Science after which he attended Lokmanya Tilak Municipal Medical College. His medical career started at Aster IVF Women Clinic, Mankhool, Dubai, UAE, where he worked as a Medical Director and Consultant IVF. He was also the head of Fertility & Recurrent Miscarriage Clinic, Dubai London Clinic and Medical Head & IVF Consultant at New Hope IVF, Sharjah, UAE.
|MMC Millennium Medical Center LLC (MMC IVF), Dubai||Consultant Reproductive Medicine & Infertility|
|Bourn Hall Fertility Clinic, Dubai||Consultant Reproductive Medicine & Infertility|
|Dr. Amal Elias IVF Centre, Dubai||Consultant Reproductive Medicine & Infertility|
|Canadian Specialist Hospital,Dubai||Consultant Reproductive Medicine & Infertility|
|Indo Nippon IVF, Mumbai,India||Visiting Consultant IVF|
|The International School For Reproductive Medicine & Embryology (ISRME), Mumbai, India||Director & Lead Clinical Faculty|
Over the years, Dr Gautam Allahbadia has made his mark in reproductive medicine and the number of awards and honours he has been bestowed with is a testament to that. In 1996, he was honoured with DAAD fellowship by the government of Germany. He also received FOGSI – Corion Award in 1998. The same year, Asia Oceania Federation of Obstetrics & Gynaecology conferred him the ‘Young Gynaecologist Award’.
A well-known IVF specialist, researcher and major contributor in leading health journals, Dr Gautam Allahbadia Mumbai has assisted a number of people in India and abroad fulfil their dream of giving birth to a healthy infant while also imparting knowledge on reproductive medicine to others.