Dr. Hrishikesh D Pai

Dr. Hrishikesh D Pai

MBBS, MD – Obstetrics and Gynecology, M.Sc – Clinical Embryology and Andrology
Director – IVF & Infetility

IVF Specialist- 32 Years of Experience

Email : drhrishikeshpai@healthyatra.com

Doctor Profile

Dr. Hrishikesh D. Pai M.D., F.C.P.S., F.IC.O.G., MSc (USA) has been in the field of IVF since 26 years. He did his one year fellowship in Reproductive Biology from the University of Melbourne Australia, in 1989. He is the scientific director of Two IVF units in Mumbai- ‘The Babies & Us’ Fertility, IVF & ICSI Centre at Opera House & ‘The Advanced Fertility Centre’ At the Lilavati Hospital, Bandra. He is one of the pioneers in the field of Micromanipulation in India. His was the third unit in India to have started the procedure of MicromanipulationICSIin1996inMumbai.
He has received training in Preimplantation genetics at the two leading institutes in the world-the Verlinsky unit in Chicago & the Az Vub in Brussels. His unit was the third unit in India to have started Preimplantation genetics diagnosis in 1998. He has also been instrumental in establishing the first Assisted Laser Hatching Unit in India. The unit has delivered one of the first few laser hatched twins in India in the year 1999. He has helped to start many IVF units all over India-New Delhi, Gurgaon, Mohali, Guwahati, Jallandhar, Raipur, Kakinada, Nagarcoil, Amritsar, Vijaywada, Allahabad, Kanpur to name a few.



Gynaecologist, and Head of IVF Unit, Lilavati Hospital, Mumbai, Gynaecologist, Fortis La Femme Hospital, New Delhi,


  • MD – Obstetrics & Gynaecology – University of Mumbai, Mumbai, 1985
  • Fellowship in Reproductive Biology – Royal Womens Hospital Melbourne,Australia, 1990
  • Masters in Clinical Embryology & Andrology – Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2007
  • MBBS – University of Mumbai, Mumbai, 1981


  • 1991 – 2007 Assistant Honorary Consultant at K Bhabha Municipal general hospital
  • 1993 – 2007 Assistant Honorary Professor at Dr D Y Patil Medical College
  • 2009 – 2010 Founder and Executive editor at Journal of gynecological endoscopy and surgery
  • 2012 – 2014 Founder Chairman at ISAR


  • President of indian society for assisted reproduction
  • Secretary general of FOGSI
  • Assistant Treasurer International Federation of Fertility Societies( IFFS )
  • Organizing secretary IFFS world congress Noida
  • Chairman AICOG 2013 Mumbai
  • Chairman Maharashtra Chapter of ISAR
  • President Mumbai OBGYN Society
  • President –Indian Association of Gynecological Endoscopists (IAGE)
  • Senior Vice President FOGSI

Awards and Recognitions

  • Best Intern’s Prize, G S Medical college, Mumbai University – 1983
  • MD Gold Medallist, University of Mumbai – 1985
  • Herculean Desa prize for the best thesis – 1986
  • Best paper prize at the All India conference – 2001Rajiv Gandhi Rashtriya Ekta Award
  • Recipient of the RK Excellence Awards – 2010
  • Best Doctor’s Award by IMA, Mumbai – 2002
  • Recipient of 21st LIONS Gold Award – 2015
  • Received the Medscape India Unite for care National award for excellence in Gynaecology – 2014
  • Received FERTICON 2015 Life Time Award for excellence in the field of Assisted Reproductive Techniques – 2015
  • Received the Navshakti award for yeomen service in medicine in 2008 – 2008
  • Received the FROST & SULLIVAN 2013 as the Best IVF Company of the year in India Award – 2013


  • Invitrofertilisation
  • Artificial Insemination
  • Caesarean Section (C Section)
  • IUI: (Intrauterine Insemination)
  • ICSI: (Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection)
  • Embryo freezing
  • Egg and Embryo Donation
  • Assisted Laser Hatching
  • Blastocyst Culture
  • Surrogacy
  • Ovarian Tissue Bank
  • Women Counselling
  • Embryoscope
  • Myomectomy
  • Oocyte Freezing
  • Hysterectomy (Abdominal/Vaginal)
  • Laparoscopic Surgery (Obs & Gyn)
  • Laparotomy for Ovarian Tumors


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