Best Gynaecologist In Kenya

Who is a Gynaecologist?

A gynecologist is a specialist doctor who manages conditions that affect the female reproductive system — which includes the vulva, vagina, uterus (womb), and ovaries.

Best Gynaecologist In Kenya

1. Dr. John Odero Ongech

Dr. John Ongech is a consultant in obstetrics and gynecology. He holds two master’s degrees, one in public health the other in obstetrics and gynecology. Plus, a bachelor’s degree in medicine and surgery.

Currently, he is the chief medical specialist in obstetrics and gynecology at Kenyatta National Hospital(KNH).

Dr. Ongech has pacts with some companies and insurance companies to offer consultation services for their employees and customers using medical insurance cards. They include; Cooperative Bank, Kenya Commercial Bank, Britam Insurance, and Jubilee Insurance. The medical insurance covers the consultation fees.

Location: Prof Nelson Awori Centre, Ralph Bunche Road, 3rd Floor suite A2.

Contact: +254 706069808.

2. Dr. Stephen Mutiso

He specializes in obstetrics and gynecology with extensive clinical experience. Dr.Stephen holds an M.Med in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and a Bachelors in Medicine and Surgery.

He is a consultant at KNH and an honorary lecturer at the University of Nairobi, school of Medicine.

He’s a registered member of the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board(KMPDU) and Kenya Obstetrics and Gynaecology Society(KOGS)

Also, he attends gynecologist outreach at different missions and public hospitals.

Contact: +254 722678002

3. Dr. Obwaka William

Dr. Obwaka is a consultant, trainer, researcher, motivator, and coach at Namkana Consultancy International.

He’s an infertility expert. Some of the services he offers include;

  • Reproductive Endocrinology
  • IVF and embryo transfer
  • Mini-invasive surgery: hysteroscopy and laparoscopy.

He’s a member of the Kenya Medical Practitioners and Dentists Board and the Kenya Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. He has experience spanning over 20 years working in public and private hospitals.

He is an honorary lecturer at the University of Nairobi. His Professional qualifications are a Bachelor’s in Medicine and Surgery from UON.

Location: Gilead Medical Clinic, located at NSSF House, Block A Floor B1, Kilimani Bishops Road.

Contact: +254 722525500/0202714707

4. Dr. Kihara Anne Beatrice

She’s an obstetrician and gynecologist consultant.

She holds a master’s degree in obstetrics and gynecology from the University of Nairobi. Also, a bachelor’s degree in medicine and surgery from the same university.

Dr. Kihara has over 25 years of experience and is a registered member of KMPDB.

She’s a certified practitioner and researcher in maternal, neonatal, and child health policy.

Location: Ruby Medical Practice Clinic, Bermuda Plaza, Suite A6, Ngong Road.

Contact: +254 722414468

5. Dr. Alfred Osoti

Dr. Osoti’s professional qualifications are a master’s degree in Public Health, a master’s in medicine obstetrics and gynecology, and a bachelor’s in medicine and surgery.

Apart from being a consultant, he’s a senior lecturer at UON.

He is an expert in antenatal care, delivery, and postnatal care with an emphasis on complicated and high-risk pregnancies.

He offers preventive and curative services at a clinic located at Upper Hill, 5th Avenue Suites, Nairobi. The clinic owns ultrasound machines and an in-house laboratory.

Registered members at the clinic get 24-hour access to medical services by calling or online in case of medical emergencies.

He has admission rights at hospitals within Nairobi, offering excellent and affordable services. Also, the prices at his clinic are competitive.

6. Dr. John Muchai Nyamu

Dr. Nyamu’s education qualifications are an M.Med in obstetrics and gynecology and Bachelor of medicine and Surgery from UON.

Dr. John is the CEO of Reproductive Health Network. The clinic is located at Afya Centre, 1st Floor along Tom Mboya Street.

His sub-specialties include;

  • Gynaecologic oncological surgery
  • IVF
  • Gynecology
  • Gynecological cosmetic surgery
  • Obstetrics

Contact: +254 722525416

7. Dr. Bob Achila

Dr. Bob is an obstetrician and gynecologist consultant specializing in pelvic surgery and urogynaecology. Kenya Medical Council recognized Dr. Bob, the first urogynaecology specialist in the country.

He is the head of Aga Khan University Hospital’s gynecology department.

Dr. Achila’s subspecialties include;

  • Laparoscopy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Urine incontinence
  • Pelvic organ prolapse

He’s trained in Kenya, Japan, the UK, and France.

Contact: +254 72169442031


8. Dr. Rosa Chemwey Ndiema

She is an expert in obstetrics and gynecology. Her professional qualifications are M. Med (Obs/Gyn) and MBChB.

She’s a consultant at KNH and Frotcom Medical Centre, and Melchizedek Hospital.

Location: Hospital Melchizedek, located near Dagoretti, Naivasha Road.

Contact: +254 708150584

9. Dr. Yash B Bansal

Dr. Bansal is a consultant obstetrician and gynecologist. His education qualifications are MBBS from Punjab University, India, and M.Med from the University of Vienna.

He owns insurance recognition by Kengen and Kenya Power and Lighting Company.

He’s a registered member of the Kenya Medical Association.

He owns admission rights to Mp Shah Hospital and Aga Khan University Hospital.

Location: Stima Plaza, Ground Floor along Pokot Road.

Contact: 0203745369


10. Dr. Barbara O. Magoha

She practices obstetrics and gynecology—a subspecialty in reproductive health.

Also, she’s an honorary lecturer at the UON.

She consults at the following hospitals;

  • Nairobi hospital
  • The Mater hospital
  • Mp Shah
  • Aga Khan University Hospital
  • Avenue Hospital
  • Karen Hospital
  • Nairobi Women’s
  • KNH

Dr. Barbara offers services including; antenatal care, postnatal, and family planning. The services are preventive and curative.

She’s a registered member of the Kenya Medical Association, Kenya Medical Women’s Association, and Kenya Obstetrician and Gynaecologist Association.

Location: Hurlingham Court, Unipen Apartment block A@2nd Floor, Argwings Kodhek Road.

Contacts: +254 722527009/+254 733726183

How much does a gynecologist charge in Kenya?

Consultation fees at the four gynecologists’ clinics we visited start at Sh3,000. There were no queues there and patients simply walked in. The amount needed for an antenatal clinic appointment in the public section of the hospital is Sh2,700.

How many gynecologists are there in Kenya?

Kenya has only 500 obstetricians and gynecologists against a population of over 48 million people. The KOGS president Kireki Omanwa said there are some counties that do not have a single consultant obstetrician.2

How many years does it take to study gynaecology in Kenya?

4 years

Obstetrics and Gynaecology study options and costs

To become an obstetrician and/or gynecologist typically you’ll need a bachelor’s degree followed by an education in Obstetrics and Gynaecology from a medical school, which takes 4 years to complete, and, 3 to 7 years in internship and residency programs.

Which university offers Gynaecology in Kenya?

You can find information about granted degrees on a university page but always double-check with the university website.

  • University of Nairobi. Kenya | Nairobi.
  • Moi University. Kenya | Eldoret.
  • Jomo Kenyatta University of Agriculture and Technology. Kenya | Nairobi.
  • Kenyatta University. Kenya | Nairobi.