Mr Hazem El-Refaey is a highly qualified consultant obstetrician and gynaecologist in London with over 25 years of experience, who has helped women with heavy periods, fibroids, PMT, the menopause, pregnancy and those in need of abortions. Mr El-Refaey provides gynaecology and antenatal clinics at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital and the Portland Hospital.
After graduating from Cairo University in 1981, he practised across the UK, in Aberdeen, Glasgow and at London’s UCL and the Imperial College School of Medicine. He has been based in London for more than 15 years and led the development of the Early Pregnancy Unit at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital.
He has pioneered several life-saving treatments that have helped to minimise complications for women during pregnancy, miscarriage and abortion. In 2011, these treatments were added to the World Health Organization’s Essential Medicine for Postpartum Haemorrhage, the leading cause of maternal mortality. His work on medical and surgical miscarriage and abortion is now integrated in protocols all over the world.
Mr El-Refaey ensures that all his patients feel safe and knowledgeable throughout every step of their pregnancy or treatment. His extensive research can be seen in his many peer-reviewed articles that, some of which can be found in BJOG, An International Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology and on ResearchGate.