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About Dr. Shlomi Barak

Dr Shlomi Barak is a gynaecologist, fertility and IVF specialist who is a highly regarded expert in the field of male infertility. An Israeli – Australian fellowship trained surgeon, Dr Barak is an active member in professional associations worldwide. His recent lectures, publications and book chapters can be found in his curriculum vitae.

Dr. Barak graduated from the Technion Medical School in Israel with the highest honor (summa cum laude) and attended his specialist training in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Bnai-Zion Hospital, Haifa, Israel. Throughout his undergraduate and postgraduate medical studies, Dr Barak was the recipient of numerous academic awards and scholarships. Prior to coming to Melbourne, Dr Barak worked in his private practice and at Bnai-Zion Hospital as a specialist consultant.

Dr Barak came to Melbourne to further develop his clinical and research interests in the field of reproductive medicine, in particular Andrology and clinical management of male infertility. It was the unique opportunity to be mentored by leading world expert in this area , Professor Gordon Baker which attracted him to work here.

Dr Barak is a fellow of The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (FRANZCOG). Dr Barak holds a public appointment at Reproductive Services at The Royal Women’s Hospital where he is a consultant IVF and Andrology and male infertility specialist and is involved in the supervision of trainee obstetricians, gynaecologists and fertility specialists.

Dr Barak has a strong background in research. Over the past 16 years he has been actively involved in both basic and clinical research in the area of reproductive medicine and has published widely in scientific and medical journals in this area. Dr Barak contributed to few high profile book titles in the area of male infertility. He regularly presents at national and international medical conferences.

Dr Barak’s private practice in East Melbourne and Wyndham Private in Werribee focuses on the investigation and treatment of both female and male infertility. He provides a full range of reproductive services, which include:

  • reproductive endocrinology, infertility and IVF
  • andrology and male infertility
  • gynaecological endoscopic surgery and microsurgery

For couples who require IVF, this is organized through Melbourne IVF where Dr Barak is a fertility specialist.

Dr Barak is committed to providing the highest level of patient care, both in terms of a caring and supportive environment, and the provision of the most current medical knowledge and care in this area. His various appointments (academic, public tertiary teaching hospital and research) ensure that he has access to, and therefore can provide patients with, the most up to date information in scientific, clinical and technological advances in the area of reproductive medicine. This helps patients to make informed decisions about their health care and reassures them that they are receiving the most current and up to date clinical care.

Dr Barak has a great interest in basic and clinical research. As Dr Barak explains, “I’ve always believed in scientific research because it is the basics of medical knowledge and the essentials of a better patient care”

 

Why choose Dr Barak?

Dr Shlomi Barak is a gynaecologist, fertility and IVF specialist who is also a highly regarded expert in the field of male infertility. An Israeli – Australian fellowship trained surgeon, Dr Barak is an active member in professional associations worldwide. His recent lectures, publications and book chapters can be found in his curriculum vitae.

  • As an expert in both fields of female and male fertility Dr Barak is able to have comprehensive and more complete view of your fertility problem.
  • As 50 percent! of all infertility cases show a significant contribution from the male side, It makes sense to be assessed by a trained expert in the area. Dr Barak’s experience as a fertility specialist who is also an Andrologist and male infertility specialist demonstrates that a better understanding of both sides will be later translated into higher success rates.
  • Dr Barak strongly believes in creative, personalized, and evidence-based fertility care.
  • You will be in the hands of Dr Barak, who provides cutting edge care and is highly regarded expert in the field of female and male infertility
  • For your convenience,most medical evaluations are coordinated and performed at a single office visit in Dr Barak’s Melbourne IVF practice
  • Coming from interstate or overseas to see Dr. Barak? Dr Barak sees interstate and international patients regularly and his staff will coordinate your visit and care in the most efficient way.
  • I believe that knowledge is power. I write and post a blog regularly to give patients insights into fertility issues and treatment. By providing patients with thorough information and letting them make their own decisions, I find that they are much happier during and after their treatment.

Set up your appointment today and get Dr Shlomi Barak to work with you to make your dreams come true. Dr Barak consistently provides the utmost personal, compassionate and state-of-the-art care.

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Dr. Barak Book chapters

Endocrinology: Adult and Pediatric 2-Volume Set 7e

Practical Manual of In Vitro Fertilization Advanced Methods and Novel Devices

Endotext The FREE Complete Source for Clinical Endocrinology