Biography

Dr. Bedaiwy is Professor and Division Head, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility, UBC Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.

Dr. Bedaiwy received his medical degree from Assiut University School of Medicine, Egypt where he graduated Valedictorian, summa cum laude.

Dr Bedaiwy completed:
•Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University Hospital Case Medical Center, CWRU, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
•Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University Hospital Case Medical Center, CWRU, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
•Fellowship in Minimally Invasive Surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
•Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility in the Division of Reproductive Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
•PhD from the University of Maastricht, the Netherlands for his work on ovarian tissue cryopreservation and transplantation

Dr. Bedaiwy is a prolific author with over 200 publications, including 104 peer-reviewed publications. He is best known for his work in endometriosis, ovarian transplantation, in vitro fertilization (IVF) and minimally invasive surgery (MIS). His interests include IVF, MIS, robotic surgery, fertility preservation in cancer patients, and endometriosis. He is also the Associate Editor of the Human Reproduction Journal which is the official journal of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE). Dr. Bedaiwy has had a career-long interest in high quality medical care, research and education.

His research interests include IVF, MIS, robotic surgery, fertility preservation in cancer patients, and endometriosis.

Publications

Bedaiwy MA, Arrigain S, Mascha E. Pregnancy on long term follow up in endometriosis patients with evidence of altered peritoneal fluid oxidative stress status. Middle East Fertility Society Journal 2013 Jun;18(2):94–101

Bedaiwy MA, Henry D, Liu J, Falcone T, Standardization of Laparoscopic Pelvic examination. Fertil Steril. 2013 Apr;99(5):E11

Bedaiwy MA, Rahman MY, Chapman M, Frasure H, Mahajan S, von Gruenigen VE, Hurd W, Zanotti K. Robotic-Assisted Hysterectomy for the Management of Severe Endometriosis: A Retrospective Review of Short-Term Surgical Outcomes. JSLS 2013 Jan-Mar;17(1):95-9

Bedaiwy MA, Rahman MY, Chapman M, Frasure H, Mahajan S, von Gruenigen VE, Hurd W, Zanotti K. Robotic-Assisted Hysterectomy for the Management of Severe Endometriosis: A Retrospective Review of Short-Term Surgical Outcomes. JSLS 2013 Jan-Mar;17(1):95-9

Bedaiwy MA, Elnashar SA, Goldberg JM, Sharma R, Mascha EJ, Arrigain, S, Agarwal A, Falcone T. Effect of follicular fluid oxidative stress parameters on intracytoplasmic sperm injection outcome. Gynecol Endocrinol 2012 Jan;28(1):51-5

Bedaiwy MA, Elnashar SA, Goldberg JM, Sharma R, Mascha EJ, Arrigain S, Agarwal A, Falcone T. Effect of follicular fluid oxidative stress parameters on intracytoplasmic sperm injection outcome. Gynecol Endocrinol. 2012 Jan;28(1):51-5

Bedaiwy, MA, Abdelaleem MA, Hussein M, Mousa N, Brunengraber LN, Casper RF. Hormonal, follicular and endometrial dynamics in letrozole-treated versus natural cycles in patients undergoing controlled ovarian stimulation. Reprod Biol Endocrinol. 2011;9:83

Bedaiwy MA, Escobar PF, Pinkerton J, Hurd W. Laparoendoscopic Single-Site Salpingectomy in Isthmic and Ampullary Ectopic Pregnancy: Preliminary Report and Technique. J.Minim Invasive Gynecol 2011 Mar-Apr;18(2):230-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jmig.2010.12.004.

Barakat EE, Bedaiwy MA, Zimberg S, Nutter B, Nosseir M, Falcone T. Robotic-assisted, laparoscopic, and abdominal myomectomy: a comparison of surgical outcomes.
Obstet Gynecol. 2011 Feb;117(2 Pt 1):256-65. doi: 10.1097/AOG.0b013e318207854f

Bedaiwy MA, Falcone T. Whole ovary transplantation. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Dec;53(4):797-803

Bedaiwy MA, Mahfouz RZ, Goldberg JM, Sharma R, Falcone T, Abdel Hafez MF, Agarwal A. Relationship of reactive oxygen species levels in day 3 culture media to the outcome of in vitro fertilization/intracytoplasmic sperm injection cycles. Fertil Steril. 2010 Nov;94(6):2037-42

Shokry M,Bedaiwy MA, Fathalla MM, Alsemary A, Elwakil S, Murphy A. Maternal serum placental growth factor and soluble fms-like tyrosine kinase 1 as early predictors of preeclampsia. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand.2010;89(1):143-6. doi:10.3109/00016340903289892

Bedaiwy M, Shokry M, Mousa N, Claessens A, Esfandiari N, Gotleib L, Casper R. Letrozole co-treatment in infertile women 40 years old and older receiving controlled ovarian stimulation and intrauterine insemination. Fertil Steril. 2009 Jun;91(6):2501-7

Bedaiwy MA, Mousa NA, Casper RF. Aromatase inhibitors prevent the estrogen rise associated with the flare effect of gonadotropins in patients treated with GnRH agonists. Fertil Steril. 2009 Apr;91(4 Suppl):1574-7

Projects

Investiigating the expression of RF amides and endomiitriosis

The effect of early pregnancy supportive care on the outcome of recurrent unexplained first trimester miscarriage

Efficacy for the use of Gonadotropins Plus Intrauterine Insemination as the Next Step in Monofollicular Versus Multifollicular Responsive Clomiphene-Failed Treatments

A Multicenter, Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study Evaluating Two Doses of Subcutaneous Pulsatile GnRH Administered via OmniPod Pump for Ovulation Induction in Female Subjects with Hypogonadotropic Hypogonadism