Biography

Dr. Nakhuda graduated from New York Medical College and spent the next 12 years at New York’s Columbia University Medical Center. There he completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology, which he followed up with a fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. Dr Nakhuda also served on faculty at the Center for Women’s Reproductive Care. During his time at Columbia University, he was active in both basic science and clinical research, publishing over 20 research articles and text book chapters. He repeatedly received the “Patients Choice Award” for outstanding clinical care. 

 

Teaching

Dr. Nakhuda is a teaching faculty member who supervises UBC OBGYN residents during the REI rotation at the Olive Fertility Centre.

Research Interests/Skills

Dr. Nakhuda’s special interests include polycystic ovarian syndrome, fertility preservation, recurrent pregnancy loss, and embryology laboratory technology.

Publications

G Nakhuda , C Jing, R Butler, C Guimond, J Hitkari, Taylor, N Tallon, A Yuzpe FREQUENCIES OF CHROMOSOME-SPECIFIC MOSAICISMS IN TROPHOECTODERM BIOPSIES DETECTED BY NEXT-GENERATION SEQUENCING. Fertil Steril. 2018 May;109(5):857-865.

J Tan, A Kan, J Hitkari, B Taylor, N Tallon, G Warraich, G Nakhuda. The role of the endometrial receptivity array in patients who have failed euploid embryo transfers. 2018 Jan 11. J Assist Reprod Genet.

C Dunne, G Nakhuda, M Bedaiwy. EROSION OF BILATERAL KISSING OVARIES INTO ONE LARGE ENDOMETRIOMA. 2014 Oct. J Obs Gyn Can.

G Nakhuda, J Wang, M Sauer.  POSTHUMOUS ASSISTED REPRODUCTION: A SURVEY OF ATTITUDES OF COUPLES SEEKING FERTILITY TREATMENT AND THE DEGREE OF AGREEMENT IN BETWEEN PARTNERS. Fertil Steril. 2011 Dec; 96(6):1463-1466.

 

J Wang, N Douglas, G Nakhuda, J Choi, S Park, M Guarnaccia, M Sauer. The association between anti-Müllerian hormone and IVF pregnancy outcomes is influenced by age. Reprod Biomed Online. 2010 Jan;21(6):757-761.

 

G Nakhuda. POSTHUMOUS ASSISTED REPRODUCTION. Semin Reprod Med. 2010 Jul;28(4):329-35. Epub 2010 Aug 3.

 

B Yu, N Douglas, M Ferin, G Nakhuda, K Crew, R Lobo, D Hershman.

Changes in markers of ovarian reserve and endocrine function in young women with breast cancer undergoing adjuvant chemotherapy. Cancer. 2010 May 1;116(9):2099-105.

G Nakhuda, N Douglas, M Thornton, M Guarnaccia, R Lobo,  M Sauer.

Anti-Müllerian hormone testing is useful for individualization of stimulation protocols in oocyte donors.

Reprod Biomed Online. 2010 Jan;20(1):42-7. Epub 2009 Oct 30.

M Sauer, J Wang,  N Douglas, G Nakhuda,  P Vardhana, V Jovanovic, M Guarnaccia. Providing fertility care to men seropositive for human immunodeficiency virus: reviewing 10 years of experience and 420 consecutive cycles of in vitro fertilization and intracytoplasmic sperm injection. Fertil Steril. 2009 Jun;91(6):2455-60. Epub 2008 Jun 13.

G Nakhuda. The role of mullerian inhibiting substance in female reproduction. Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol. 2008 Jun;20(3):257-264.

J Wang, N Douglas, C Dicken, G Nakhuda, M Guarnaccia, M Sauer. Cryopreservation of supernumerary high quality embryos predicts favorable outcomes for patients undergoing repeated cycles of in vitro fertilization. Fertil Steril. 2008 Feb;89(2):368-74

C Dicken,  G Nakhuda,  M Guarnaccia, M Sauer, R Lobo. Triplet pregnancy after ovulation induction with an aromatase inhibitor. Fertil Steril. 2008 Oct;90(4):1199.e9-11. Epub 2007 Oct 22.

G Nakhuda, M Sauer Assisted Reproductive Technology for HIV-1 Serodiscordant Couples: A Review of Current Controversies Journal of Reproduction and Contraception, Volume 18, Issue 1, March 2007, Pages 41-48.

G Nakhuda, M Sauer, J Wang, M Ferin, R Lobo.  Müllerian inhibiting substance is an accurate marker of ovarian response in women of advanced reproductive age undergoing in vitro fertilization. Reproductive Biomedicine Online. 2007 April;14(4) 450-4.

J Wang, G Nakhuda, M Guarnaccia, M Sauer, R Lobo. Mullerian inhibiting substance and disrupted folliculogenesis in polycystic ovary syndrome. American J Obstet Gynecol. 2007 Jan;196(1):77.e1-5.

M Chu, P Cosper, G Nakhuda, R Lobo. A comparison of oral and transdermal short-term estrogen therapy in postmenopausal women with metabolic syndrome. Fertility & Sterility. 2006 Dec;86(6):1669-75. Epub 2006 Oct 30.

M Chu, J Pena, G Nakhuda, M Thornton, M Sauer. Assessing the reproductive performance of men co-infected with HIV-1 and hepatitis C undergoing assisted reproduction. Archives of  Gynecology &  Obstetrics. 2006 Jun;274(3):155-9. Epub 2006 May 5.

G Nakhuda, M Sauer. Sperm washing techniques FOR THE HIV-seropositive men: RATIONALE AND EXPERIENCE. In: Male factor infertility – diagnosis and treatment, by Thinus Kruger and Sergio Oehninger; 2007, Informa UK Ltd.

G Nakhuda, M Chu, J Wang, M Sauer, R Lobo. Elevated serum müllerian inhibiting substance reflects a predisposition for ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome in normal women undergoing in vitro fertilization. Fertility & Sterility 2006 May;85(5):1541-3. Epub 2006 Mar 29.

N Douglas, G Nakhuda, M Sauer, R Zimmermann. ANGIOGENESIS AND OVARIAN FUNCTION. Fertilitat und Reproduktion 2005, 15 (4): 7-15.

G Nakhuda, M Sauer Addressing the growing problem of multiple gestations created by assisted reproductive therapies. Seminars in Perinatology, October 2005, Vol 29, No 5: 355-362.

G Nakhuda, J Pena, M Sauer. Deaths of HIS-POSITIVE MEN IN THE CONTEXT OF ASSISTED REPRODUCTION: FIVE CASES STUDIES FROM A SINGLE CENTER. AIDS Patient Care and STDs. 2005 Vol. 19, no. 11, pp. 712-718.

G Nakhuda, N Douglas, M Sauer. Clinically significant uterine synechiae caused by transmural uterine incisions. Journal of Gynecological Surgery June 2005, Vol 21, No 2: 95-98.

G Nakhuda, R Zimmermann, P Bohlen, F Liao, M Sauer and J Kitajewski. Inhibition of the Vascular Endothelial Cell (VE)-Specific Adhesion Molecule VE-Cadherin Blocks Gonadotropin-Dependent Folliculogenesis and Corpus Luteum Formation and Angiogenesis. Endocrinology Vol. 146, No. 3 1053-1059. March 1, 2005.

G Nakhuda, M Thornton, M Sauer. Fractured J-Wire Stylet Presenting as an Intrauterine Foreign Body.  journal of Gynecologic Surgery. 20: 25-28, 2004.

J Cleary-Goldman, A Sanghvi , G Nakhuda, J Robinson. Conservative management of pulmonary lymphangioleiomyomatosis and tuberous sclerosis complicated by renal angiomyolipomas in pregnancy. Journal of Maternal Fetal & Neonatal Medicine. 2004 Feb;15(2):132-4.

J Cleary-Goldman, G Nakhuda,  R Zimmermann, M Sauer.   The role of factor V Leiden mutation in recurrent pregnancy loss. J American Medical Womens Association. 2003 Summer;58(3):165-72.