Know More About Dr. Elsa de Menezes Fernandes - specialist Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Dr. Elsa de Menezes Fernandes

Dr. Elsa de Menezes Fernandes is a UK-trained Obstetrician and Gynaecologist in Dubai. She completed her basic training in Goa, India, graduating from Goa University in 1993. After Residency, she moved to the UK, where she worked as a Senior House Officer in London at the Homerton, Southend General, Royal London, and St. Bartholomew’s Hospitals in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. She completed five years of Registrar and Senior Registrar training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology in London at The Whittington, University College, Hammersmith, Ealing, and Lister Hospitals and Gynaecological Oncology at the Hammersmith and The Royal Marsden Hospitals. During her post-graduate training in London, she completed a Membership from the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists. In 2008 Dr. Elsa de Menezes Fernandes moved to Dubai where she worked as a Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist at Mediclinic City Hospital until establishing her own clinic in Dubai Healthcare City in March 2015. She has over 20 years of specialist experience.

Dr. Elsa de Menezes Fernandes has focused her clinical work on maternal medicine and successfully achieved the RCOG Maternal Medicine Special Skills Module. She has acquired a vast amount of experience working with high-risk obstetric patients and has worked jointly with other specialists to treat patients who have complex medical problems during pregnancy.

During her training, she gained experience in Gynaecological Oncology from her time working at St Bartholomew’s, Hammersmith, and The Royal Marsden Hospitals in London. Dr. Elsa de Menezes Fernandes is experienced in both open and laparoscopic surgery and has considerable clinical and operative experience in performing abdominal and vaginal hysterectomies and myomectomies. She is also proficient in the technique of hysteroscopy, both diagnostic and operative for the resection of fibroids and the endometrium which makes her the best gynecologist in Dubai

The birth of your baby, whether it is your first or a happy addition to your family, is always a very personal experience. Dr. Elsa de Menezes Fernandes has built a reputation for providing an experience that is positive and warmly remembered. She supports women’s choices surrounding birth and defines her role in the management of labor and delivery as the clinician who endeavors to achieve safe motherhood. She is a great supporter of vaginal delivery.

Dr. Elsa de Menezes Fernandes’s work has been published in medical journals and she is a member of the British Maternal and Fetal Medicine Society. She was awarded CCT (on the Specialist Register) in the UK. Dr. Elsa strives to continue her professional development and has participated in a wide variety of courses in specialist areas, including renal diseases in pregnancy and medical complications in pregnancy.


Goa University, Goa, India - (1993)

Post Graduate Training

North Thames Deanery, UK


Fellowship Maternal Medicine, Royal Free Hospital, London, UK

Fellowship of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, London, UK

Languages Spoken

English, Hindi, Urdu and Konkani