Khalaf, Yacoub - medical director and consultant gynaecologist


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Mr Yacoub Khalaf, medical director and consultant gynaecologist


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Secretary tel: 020 7188 2300

Area of expertise: reproductive medicine and surgery

Languages spoken: English and Arabic

  • Biography

    Mr Yacoub Khalaf qualified in Egypt (Assiut University) and completed his MD in Birmingham (UK). After completion of RCOG subspecialty training in reproductive medicine and surgery at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital he became consultant in gynaecology and reproductive medicine in 2001.

    He is currently the medical director of the assisted conception unit (ACU) at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital and director of the pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) programme. He is also an Honorary senior lecturer at King’s College, London. 

    Yacoub has published many articles in important medical journals. He is an associate editor of RBM Online Journal. He has lectured on many national and international scientific meetings as well as organising national and international training courses. He has been a chief and principal investigator of numerous clinical trials. He also supervises MD and PHD theses.

  • Specialist interests

    • infertility
    • assisted conception
    • pre implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD)
    • uterine fibroids and their conservative management.