Dr. Mohameed Magdy El-ShiekhDr. Mohameed Magdy El-Shiekh

Dr. Mohameed Magdy El-Shiekh

Obstetrics and Gynecology
DSFH Jeddah
Consultant, Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics and Gynecology
+38 years


Dr. Mohameed Magdy is a Fertility consultant at Dr.Soliman Fakeeh Hospital (DSFH). He is also the Head of the In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) Unit at DSFH.


  • After graduating with a bachelor degree in medicine and surgery from the Faculty of Medicine at Cairo University in Cairo, Egypt in 1974, Dr.Magdy was awarded the Membership of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists (MROCG) Certificate in 1982, London, UK, after passing the MROCG exams intended for those who wish to specialize in Obstetrics & Gynecology. The MRCOG is also internationally respected as the gold standard qualification for career progression in obstetrics & gynecology, followed by fellowship at the royal college of surgeons of Glasgow in Glasgow, UK, which he successfully completed in 1983. Moreover, Dr.Magdy was awarded the fellow of the royal college of obstetricians & gynecologists certificate in 1988, London, UK.


  • Full Registration, General Medical Council, UK, 1982
  • Gynecology & Urology Training, Urology Department, Belfast City Hospital, UK, 1984
  • Assisted in the Reproduction Training, IVF Unit, Human Reproduction, Humana Wellington Hospital,1988.
  • Established the IVF Unit, Al Salam Hospital, Jeddah,1988/
  • Established the First Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection Program (ICSI) in the Middle East,1994.
  • IVF Consultant, Registration Saudi Council for Health Subspecialties, 2010.
  • Active Member, European Society for Human Reproduction & Embryology (ESHRE).
  • Active Member, American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM).
  • Member, New York Academy of Sciences.
  • Reviewer, Fertility & Sterility Journal, USA.

Work Experience

  • Previously, Dr.Magdy held the role of a consultant in In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and obstetrics & gynecology at obstetrics & gynecology department at Al Salama Hospital in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia 1988 and later at Dr.Baksh Hospital in Jeddah in the year 2000, before joining DSFH in 2008. Prior to that, Dr.Magdy started his career as a registrar at the obstetrics & gynecology department at the Boulaq El Dakroor General Hospital in Cairo in 1978 for a year, then as a senior house officer at the obstetrics & gynecology department at Mater Infirmorum Hospital in Belfast, UK in 1980 for a short period, before continuing the position at the obstetrics & gynecology department at the Ulster Hospital in Dundonald, UK in 1980 and eventually being appointed as a registrar at the obstetrics & gynecology department at Queen’s University Hospital in Belfast in 1981 and later at the obstetrics & gynecology department at Ards Community Hospital in Newtownards, UK from 1982 to 1983. After that, Dr.ElShiekh served as a specialist at the urology department at Belfast City Hospital in Belfast in 1983 for a year, as well as a senior registrar at the obstetrics & gynecology Department at King Khalid University Hospital in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, between 1984 and 1987, before being appointed as a specialist in obstetrics & gynecology at the obstetrics & gynecology department at Humana Wellington Hospital in London from 1987 to 1988.