A/Prof Gavin Sacks

A/Prof Gavin Sacks


Associate Professor Gavin Sacks investigates and manages all aspects of male and female infertility as a fertility specialist and obstetrician.  He is particularly interested in the management of unexplained infertility and repeated IVF failure, and the use of new technologies and approaches to treatment. These include Pre-implantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) and immune therapy particularly for women experiencing recurrent miscarriage.

He is internationally renowned for leading research on the role of the immune system (Natural Killer Cells) in recurrent implantation failure and miscarriage in IVF and has developed innovative investigations and treatments for immune disorders related to infertility and recurrent miscarriage.

Dr Sacks studied medicine at the Universities of Cambridge and Oxford in the UK.  He was awarded a PhD in reproductive immunology from the University of Oxford and completed his training in reproductive medicine in Sydney and London (obtaining the UK equivalent of CREI) before settling permanently in Sydney in 2005.

He is Co-Director of the IVFAustralia Miscarriage Program, Staff Specialist at St George Hospital and a Conjoint Associate Professor at University of NSW.

A/Prof  Sacks is a Member of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (MRCOG) and a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (FRANZCOG).

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