Top 20 Best Gynecologist in Kenya and Their Contacts
Gynecology which is also known as Gynaecology is the medical treatment of diseases that affect good health of the female reproductive system.
However, gynecologists are the experts who apply their knowledge to fight diseases affecting the female reproductive organs such as: heavy menstrual periods which is a sign for hysterectomy, missing menstrual periods which is a sign of Amenorrhea in a case where the patient is not pregnant, vaginal infections like fungal, bacterial and protozoan infections as well as infertility in women.
A gynecologist should be fully responsible in a goal to provide the best clinical practice and expertise in assessment, diagnosis and treatment of a patient in gynecology and obstetrics.
Some of the health problems to be concerned about or that you need to get treatment from as a patient may include: sexual transmitted diseases, libido disappearance and pregnancy complications for example; there is need to know why you can’t get pregnant. As a patient you should be open to your doctor in order to get the best treatment without being afflicted to shyness.
However, Gynecological Health Centers provides professional services to promote best reproductive health services to their patients which are attended by senior gynecologist. Below are some of the best gynecologists in Kenya:
- Dr. Johnstone Miheso
Dr. Johnstone is a specialist in Gynecologist and Obstetrician with keen interest in Prenatal Care, Normal Vaginal Delivery, Painless Delivery, Cesarean Section, Postnatal Care, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Menopause Advice and Hysteroscopy, Obstetrics Problems as well as Gynae Problems. Dr. Miheso completed his MBBS and MD.
Johnstone Miheso ensures offering the best health care services, leaving his patients with smiles on their face. He takes time to understand issues that his patients are going through in a friendly manner in order to prescribe the best medication that will work effectively to fight the disease.
As a verified doctor, Johnstone is an experienced specialist in this field, as he has been working towards a goal to fight gynecological problems for about two decades now.
- Dr. Wachira Murage E.
Dr. Wachira is a Bachelors holder of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery who offers services in Savannah Healthcare. He has main interest in offering services in Antenatal Care, Laparoscope Surgery, menopause Management and hyterospopic surgery.
Dr. Wachira Murage E is popular for his medical services concerning various gynecological issues that affect the normal lives of people in the society. He offers professional health services to patients from all over Kenya on issues such as women with pregnancy complications, infertile issues among many others.
He is an experienced doctors from the many years he has dealt with issues in his field which has gained from interacting with other gynecologists from seminars as well as his colleagues.
- Timona Obura
Dr. Timona Obura is a specialist in Gynecology and Obstetrics who currently offers medical services at the Aga Khan Hospital located at Nairobi. In addition, he offers health services on Prenatal Care, Normal Vaginal Delivery, Painless Delivery, Cesarean Section, Postnatal Care, Maternal Fetal Medicine, Menopause Advice and Hysteroscopy, Obstetrics Problems and Gynae Problems.
He has completed his MBBS from University of Nairobi in 1994 and MD in Obstetrics and Gynecology from University of Nairobi in 2003.
He has been working in his profession for two decades and throughout the gynecologist’s aim is helping the society achieve good health.
- Mukaindo A. Mwaniki
Dr Mukaindo has a Bachelor’s of Medicine and Surgery degree and a Masters of Medicine in Obstetrics and gynecology.
He is a consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist with over 10 years’ experience in maternal and child health. He has broadened his interest from clinical obstetrics and gynecology to health systems and their impact on maternal and child health.
His particular interest is improvement of the quality of care offered at delivery. He is currently involved in the AQCESS/MERL research project, examining the value of clinical mentorship for midwives in improving quality of delivery care in rural Coastal and Western Kenya. Moreover, he has worked in both the private and public sectors in Kenya as well as in international research collaborations.
- Dr Patricia Muthaura.
Dr Patricia Muthaura is a graduate of Howard University, College of Medicine, Washington DC, USA. She completed her residency training at the University of Pennsylvania University Health system in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA in 2004.
After completion of training, she worked in the United States as an Obstetrician Gynecologist for 5 years before returning to Kenya in 2009.
She is the current Program Director for the Postgraduate Masters in Medicine Degree Program in Obstetrics and Gynecology where she is involved in the training and supervision of postgraduate students.
Dr Muthaura holds a postgraduate diploma in Medical Education from Cardiff University, UK. From 2016-2019, she was the Section head in the Gynecology Department at Aga Khan Hospital.
Dr Patricia is a member of Kenya Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists who runs both antenatal and gynecology clinics at the hospital. She initiated and implemented the cervical cancer screening program at AKUH, N, the first organized cancer screening program at Aga Khan University Hospital Nairobi. She also conducts colposcopy clinic and performs laparoscopic, hysteroscopy and surgeries.
- Dr Timona Obura.
Dr Timona Obura attained a Diploma in Advanced Gynecological Endoscopy, University of Surrey (UK), in 2009. In 2003, he became a Masters holder of Medicine in Gynecology and Obstetrics. In addition, Timona is a Bachelor’s graduate in medicine and surgery which he attained in 1994-Nairobi University.
Timona Obura is a Consultant Obstetrician & Gynecologist, with advanced skills in hyterospopic & Laparoscopic Gynecological Surgery.
He was the Director of Postgraduate Medical Education (2010 to 2013) and was the inaugural Program Director, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology from 2005 to 2010 at the Aga Khan University in East Africa.
Has also served as interim chair of the department from 2013 to 2015 and as Vice Chair, Clinical from 2016 to 2018.
- Dr Johnstone Shabaya Miheso.
Dr Johnstone Miheso had his medical degree at Moi University in 1999 and proceeded for his postgraduate training in Obstetrics and Gynecology in the United Kingdom. He is a Diplomat of the Faculty of Family Planning UK.
He came back to Kenya where he has maintained keen interest in teaching and was Program Director for Obstetrics and Gynecology for 4 years. He has set up the only local Urogynaecology service and urodynamic testing from which he receives referrals Kenya and other neighboring countries.
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Dr Musana holds a bachelor of medicine and surgery. Moreover, he has a Master’s degree in Gynecology and Obstetrics from University of Nairobi. He is a graduate in sexual and reproductive health and rights from Lund University in Sweden.
Furthermore, he has an advanced training certificate from California University, San Francisco where he also completed a non-accredited 3-year fellowship program in Preterm Birth as part of The Preterm Birth Initiative, a multi-national multi-year translational and implementation research program administered by The University of California San Francisco whose aim is to reduce the global burden of preterm birth.
In Kenya, he launched a research project in Migori County in Kenya whose main objective was to examine and characterize prenatal stress among vulnerable populations of pregnant women using self-report measures of stress and correlating these measures with hair cortisol, an innovative biological marker of stress, in order to predict gestational length to enable preterm birth.
His keen interest is in Reproductive Health specifically mental health, non-communicable diseases, perinatal HIV and neonatal, infant and child outcomes especially preterm birth. His current areas of teaching and clinical expertise include management of complex pregnancies including non-communicable diseases in pregnancy, labor ward skills, and contraception.
- Dr Sikolia Wanyonyi
Dr Sikolia Wanyonyi is an assistant Professor and Consultant in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Fetal Medicine. He is a graduate with a Master’s degree in Gynecology and Obstetrics. Sikolia is an international Master’s degree of Maternal Health Care from Barcelona University as well as a Diploma holder in Fetal Medicine from Fetal Medicine- Barcelona.
In 2014, Dr Sikolia undertook a two-and-half year clinical research fellowship in fetal medicine at the Oxford University Hospitals prior to re-joining the Aga Khan University Hospital where he has been keen on introducing fetal medicine services in the region
- Dr Khadija Warfa
Dr Warfa is Consultant Obstetrician Gynecologist and a Gynecologic Oncologist. In 2012, Khadija completed a four-year residency at Aga Khan University as a specialist.
Then, she worked as a clinical instructor in the department for a year and proceeded to the Calgary University, Canada for a two-year fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology. She is involved in the training and supervision of postgraduate students, she runs various clinics at the hospital with a wide referral base from East and Central Africa.
Dr Warfa is also involved in creating awareness in women’s cancer; she gives talks in various institutions voluntarily to educate women about cervical cancer screening, her objective is to reduce mortality related to Gynecologic Cancers in Kenya.
She is a member of the European society of gynecologic oncology and a member of the Kenya society of obstetricians and gynecologist.
- Dr Charles Muteshi.
Dr Muteshi graduated from Aga Khan University in 2012 as an Obstetrician Gynecologist. Before coming back in Kenya, Charles participated in a Clinical Research on his profession on issues concerning fertility.
However, he became a Fertility Specialist with Oxford Fertility and an honorary fellow of the University of Oxford. In addition to endometriosis he developed interest in infertility preservation for cancer patients and recurrent implantation failure following IVF treatment.
He came back in Kenya in 2018 and joined Aga Khan University where he is involved in research & teaching and management of couples seeking fertility.
- Dr Felix Oindi.
Dr Felix Oindi is a Gynecology and Obstetrics consultant having completed a four-year residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Aga Khan University. Oindi graduated from Nairobi University as a Bachelor holder in Medicine and Surgery.
After completing his undergraduate medical course, he was enrolled for a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Physiology at the University of Nairobi, intercalated degree program offered to a few excellent medical students after the completion of pre-clinical years for a year.
Dr Oindi is currently the senior instructor in the department where he is actively involved in the training and supervision of postgraduate students. He also runs various outpatient gynecology and obstetrics clinics alongside offering inpatient care as needed.
Moreover, he is a certified Instructor in the Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics programme and has a keen interest in gynecologic endoscopy (Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy) and benign gynecologic conditions like uterine fibroids, endometriosis and Female sexual dysfunction. Which he offers services for to patients with such issues.
- Dr Steve Mutiso, BSc.
Dr Steve Mutiso is a Gynecology and Obstetrics consultant which a Bachelor's degree in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Nairobi. He is also a graduate of Bachelors in Science in Medical Physiology from the University. He further earned his master's degree in Gynecology and Obstetrics-Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi.
He currently offers services as a senior instructor at the department which involves running of clinical services in reproductive health and training of residents. In addition, he is a certified instructor in Advanced Life Support concerning Obstetrics course.
Steve Mutiso serves in editorial and review boards of several peer reviewed research journals. Dr Steve, has interest in minimal invasive gynecological surgery (laparoscopy) and research and he also has publications with his research interests being benign gynecological conditions like endometriosis and fibroids, and Depressive disorders related to the obstetric spectrum.
- Dr Evan Sequeira
Evan Sequeira is a post graduate student specialized in Gynecology and Obstetrics. He started his career as a registrar (1978) he was then promoted to be Senior Registrar (1979) and Hospital Consultant the following year.
Moreover, he was appointed Consultant Obstetrician and Gynecologist (1994)-Aga Khan Hospital where he was the Chairman Head of Department from April 2001-April 2002. Thereafter, was appointed Clinical Director from June 2002 to February 2007.
Dr Sequeira is a senior lecturer and consultant obstetrician / gynecologist situated at Nairobi. He is vastly experienced in the management of complicated Obstetric and Gynecological cases, which spans over four decades.
He has expertise in infertility, gynecological endocrinology, minimal access surgery, menopause management and Urogynaecology / pelvic floor repair. She is an Obstetrician and Gynecologist and has expertise in Fetal Medicine.
Before coming to Kenya, Dr Carvalho worked at the both the Jaslok Hospital and Research Centre and the P D Hinduja Hospital and Research Centers in Mumbai, India. He ensured that most people achieved the best health services through his profession.
Then in (2001-2003) she worked at a recognized health institution (Nairobi) in the Department of Radiology performing exclusively Obstetric Ultrasonography while in Kenya after coming back from India.
It was her interest in fetal medicine which prompted Dr Carvalho to take on the role of Principal Investigator for Kenya for the “International Fetal and Neonatal Growth Standards for the 21st Century”.
- Helweg Gichere
Dr Ingrid Gichere obtained her undergraduate degree in Medicine from University of Copenhagen, Denmark. She moved to Kenya in 2007 and started working within the public health sector before she proceeded for her postgraduate training in Gynecology and Obstetrics Aga Khan University Hospital located at the capital city.
Since she graduated in 2015 she has been attached to Aga Khan University Hospital running several gynecological and obstetric outpatient clinics. However, she has specialized in medical complications of pregnancy with focus on lifestyle related diseases including obesity. Her main aim is to create awareness about non communicable diseases during pregnancy and to generate knowledge to aid the prevention of short- and long term complications.
- Dr Claire G. Kinuthia.
Dr Claire Kinuthia is a Gynecology and Obstetrics consultant who graduated with a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery degree in 2008.
Claire Master’s holder in her profession as from Nairobi University (2015). She also a certificate holder in Leadership and Management in Health from the University of Washington and is currently pursuing a Master’s in Business Administration at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland.
She served as Chief Resident in the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics and participated in developing clinical protocols for the Kenyatta National Hospital.
Currently, she is a Senior Instructor in the department and runs Outreach clinics within Nairobi. She has specialized in minimally invasive gynecological surgery, health care business and health systems management and has been advocating for the reproductive health rights of women in Kenya.
- Dr John Ong’ech
This gynecologist is the assistant director of reproductive health at Kenyatta National Hospital. He has been a frequent contributor to the Nairobians’s Health questions.
- Dr Alfred
He is a Gynecology and Obstetrics specialist.
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- DR. KIHARA ANNE BEATRICE
She is a lecturer and a consultant in Obstetrician and Gynecology. However, she works at the University of Nairobi OBS/GYN Department. Email: email@example.com
- DR. JOE WANYOIKE GICHUHI
He has a clinic in Nairobi. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org