NMC’s Fertility vertical – Fakih IVF, the leading fertility services provider in the Middle East region, has opened its new fertility center in Muscat, Oman, continuing the company’s commitment to improve access to high quality healthcare and provide personalized patient care.
The new clinic is Fakih IVF’s fourth in the GCC region – adding to clinics in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Al Ain – and is part of a vision to be the worldwide leader in fertility treatment.
A special inauguration ceremony was held to mark the opening of the new location in the Shati Al Qurum area of Muscat on Monday, February 5, 2018.
As part of the ceremony, the new clinic was inaugurated by H.E. Dr. Badria Al Shihi, member of the State Council of Oman, and attended by Dr Michael Fakih, Medical Director of Fakih IVF Group, Mr Prakash Janardan, NMC’s Director of IVF Operations, Mr Clancey Po, NMC’s Director of Corporate Operations Strategy and senior management of NMC Healthcare group and Fakih IVF, as well as many other high-profile doctors and community members.
Mr Prasanth Manghat, CEO of NMC healthcare said: “NMC’s fertility vertical has a strong presence across UAE, Europe and Latin America that gives us the scale and flexibility to drive quality, access to treatment and innovation. Today, we are delighted to expand Fakih IVF’s operations into Muscat and extend world class quality treatment for patients seeking fertility care.”
Medical Director of Fakih IVF Group, Dr. Michael Fakih, said: “With rising demands for infertility treatments in the region, Fakih IVF continues to strategically expand our already extensive network. We’re excited to extend our services and world-class treatments to reach the Oman community through the opening of our new Muscat clinic.
“The new state-of-the-art IVF Center significantly enhances the standards of infertility treatment services available in Oman using the latest technologies and highest international standards to help couples achieve their dream of parenthood.”
Mr. Prakash Janardan, NMC’s Director-IVF operations worldwide said, “Infertility rates are on the rise. Historically, its women who seek medical testing for infertility, however, we are now seeing more males coming forward to seek medical help. This shift in testing is an encouraging sign. It shows there is a better understanding of infertility problems within society; that it’s an issue for both men and women. This improved awareness allows us to help more couples and increases the success rate of infertility treatment”.
“With the launch of Fakih IVF in Oman, we now bring in substantial medical expertise for couples seeking assisted reproductive treatment for infertility.”
The Muscat IVF Center will provide the most comprehensive range of male and female infertility treatments available, including IVF-ICSI, IUI, Genetic Testing and many more.
Fakih IVF Center has the capacity to perform over one hundred IVF cycles monthly, undertaken by a panel of board-certified, highly-specialized IVF experts and medical staff.
The Muscat Fakih IVF clinic is strategically nestled in the heart of the city behind the Opera House in Shati Al Qurum, providing Omani residents convenient local access to international standard infertility treatments.