Saad El Gelany, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Minia University
Elsalam Street, Eloboor, Maghagha, El Minya , Egypt


Dr. El Gelany graduated from Minia University, Egypt in 1998 with grade excellent with honour in his MBBCh and got his Master degree of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Minia University, El Minya, Egypt, 2003, grade excellent. Then he completed his Doctorate in Reproductive and Developmental Unit at the University of Sheffield, UK in conjunction with Minia College of Medicine, Egypt through a joint research project in 2008. After his analytical study of different serum markers related to recurrent miscarriage and correlation with Doppler velocimetry, he went to extend his practice in the field of reproductive and sexual health as he noticed a gap in the targeted population. Where he directed his research to this hidden field in his community. This led to the development of improvement of community awareness to different health problems as antenatal classes sessions, reproductive and sexual health awareness courses. Due to his efforts in raising the awareness of risks of postpartum hemorrhage, he won the FIGO fellowship in Rome 2012. Another period of experience had gained during his FIGO fellowship in Bologna University, Italy in the Department of Obstetrics and Prenatal Medicine.
Dr. El Gelany is currently Assistant Professor & Researcher of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, and Consultant at Minia Maternity & Children University Hospital, Minia University Egypt. Also he is serving as Clinical Consultant at the Fetomaternal unit. He is recognised internationally by his research in the area of reproductive health and community research.

Research Interest

His research interests include: Reproductive health, Miscarriage, High risk pregnancy, Feto- maternal Dopplers, Community and health professional awareness, Reduction of maternal morbidity and mortality.

Scientific Activities


• Joint fellowship to the University of Sheffield, UK (2005-2008)
• FIGO fellowship, Bologna university, Italy (2012)


• Trainee RCOG
• Egyptian fertility sterility society
• Egyptian Obstetrics & Gynaecologist Society
• Human parturition group at the University of Sheffield during his MD study
• British Maternofetal medicine society (BMFMS)


1. El Gelany S, Moussa O. Reproductive health awareness among educated young women in Egypt. International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics. 2013; 120(2013): 23-26. doi:
2. Ahmad AK, Deen AMSA, AL-Sagheer GA, El Gelany S, Hamdy L. Study the Effect of Hypertriglyceridemia and Hyperglycemia on the Outcome of Pregnancy in Diabetic and Non diabetic women. The Journal of Egptian society of endocrinology and obesity. 2013; 3(1).
3. Hassanin AAM, Abdelmeged AN, El Gelany S. Management of postoperative nausea and vomiting by bilateral application of magnetic acupressure in patients undergoing gynecological laparoscopy. Ain Shams journal of anaesthesia. 2013.
4. El Gelany S, Abdel-Megeed A, Khalifa H. Fertility options for Muslim people: acceptability & awareness among clients and health service providers. Oral presentation at 26th eshre meeting & the journal of Egyptian fertility and sterility. 2011.
5. El Gelany S, Abdelmegeed AN.A suggested protocol for home management of PUL. The journal of Egyptian fertility and sterility society. 2011.
6. Anumba DO, El Gelany S, Elliott SL, Li TC. Serum relaxin levels are reduced in pregnant women with a history of recurrent miscarriage, and correlate with maternal uterine artery Doppler indices in first trimester. European Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Biology. 2009. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2009.07.008
7. Anumba DOC, El Gelany S, Elliott SL, Li TC. Circulating levels of matrix proteases and their inhibitors in pregnant women with and without a history of recurrent pregnancy loss. Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology. 2010; 8: 62. doi: 10.1186/1477-7827-8-62
8. El-maqsoud NRA, El Gelany S. Differential Expression Patterns of PTEN in Cyclic, Hyperplastic and Malignant Endometrium: Its Relation with ER, PR and Clinic pathological Parameters. Journal of the Egyptian Nat. Cancer Inst. 2009; 21(4): 323-331.
9. Gelany SE, Mansour MM, Hassan MM. The Three delays of maternal mortality in a public-sector tertiary teaching hospital: is there a paradigm shift? Gynecol Obstet Res Open J. 2015; 2(2): 52-56. doi: 10.17140/GOROJ-2-112