Dr. Hrishikesh D Pai
Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurugram
Obstetrics and Gynaecology | Infertility Medicine
Dr Hrishikesh D. Pai's preeminence in the field of Gynecology has enabled him to achieve the premier position as the Past Secretary General of the Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI) which is one of the largest organization of professional doctors in the country consisting of 33,000 Gynaecologists.
Dr. Pai has been in the field of IVF since 26 years. He did his one year fellowship in Reproductive Biology from the University of Melbourne Australia, in 1989. He is the scientific director of Two IVF units in Mumbai- 'The Babies Us' Fertility, IVF ICSI Centre at Opera House 'The Advanced Fertility Centre' At the Lilavati Hospital, Bandra. He is one of the pioneers in the field of Micromanipulation in India. His was the third unit in India to have started the procedure of MicromanipulationICSIin1996inMumbai.He has received training in Preimplantation genetics at the two leading institutes in the world-the Verlinsky unit in Chicago the Az Vub in Brussels. His unit was the third unit in India to have started Preimplantation genetics diagnosis in 1998. He has also been instrumental in establishing the first Assisted Laser Hatching Unit in India. The unit has delivered one of the first few laser hatched twins in India in the year 1999. He has helped to start many IVF units all over India-New Delhi, Gurgaon, Mohali, Guwahati, Jallandhar, Raipur, Kakinada, Nagarcoil, Amritsar, Vijaywada, Allahabad, Kanpur to name a few. CURRENT APPOINTMENTS:Gynaecologist, and Head of IVF Unit, Lilavati Hospital, Mumbai, Gynaecologist, Fortis La Femme Hospital, New Delhi, Gynaecologist and Head IVF Unit: D.Y.Patil Medical College, Navi Mumbai.
MD, FCPS, FICOG, MSc (USA)
Vice President - Indian Society of Assisted Reproduction (2008-2010)/Treasurer of the FOGSI- The Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India 2009-2012 /Adjunct Asst Prof in Clinical Embryology Andrology at E. Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, USA 2008 -2010Assistant Honorary Professor Dr. D. Y. Patil Medical College, Mumbai University (14 years) Assistant Honorary Consultant, K. Bhabha Municipal General Hospital from 1991 till 2007Post Graduate Teacher in Gynecology at the DNB examinations National Board New DelhiSenior Vice-President: Federation of Obstetric and Gynaecological Societies of India (2006) President - Indian Association of Gynaecological Endoscopists (2007-2009)President of Mumbai Obstetrics Gynaecological Society (2008-2009)Founder Executive Editor: Journal of Gynecological Endoscopy and Surgery 2009-2010