El-Toukhy, Tarek - consultant gynaecologist and sub-specialist in reproductive medicine and surgery and PGD

  

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Tarek El-ToukhyTel: 020 7188 7188 (ext 52298)
Email: tarek.el-toukhy@gstt.nhs.uk

Area of expertise: gynaecology, reproductive medicine and surgery.

  • Biography

    Tarek El-Toukhy is a consultant in reproductive medicine and pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) at Guy’s and St. Thomas’ Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and honorary senior lecturer at King’s College London.

    He is based clinically at the Assisted Conception Unit at Guy’s Hospital in London.

    Tarek graduated in 1991 (Hons), obtained his MSc degree in obstetrics and gynaecology in 1996 and MD degree and MRCOG in 1998.

    His clinical interests include:

    • in-vitro fertilisation (IVF) techniques
    • recurrent IVF implantation failure
    • prevention of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS)
    • pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD)
    • minimal access surgery.

    His research interests cover various aspects of assisted conception and pre-implantation genetic diagnosis. He has published over 100 original articles, reviews and opinion papers.

    He has also published a book on PGD and is a scientific editor for BJOG: an International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. He peer-reviews for a number of medical journals including the BMJand Human Reproduction.

  • Specialist interests 

    • reproductive medicine and surgery
    • recurrent IVF implantation failure
    • prevention of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS)
    • pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD).
  • Research interests

    • recurrent IVF implantation failure
    • prevention of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS)
    • minimal access reproductive surgery
    • embryo cryopreservation
    • male subfertility
    • pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD).