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Dr. Ingrid Helweg Gichere

Consultant - Obstetrics & Gynecology

Dr. Ingrid Helweg Gichere is a successful Obstetrics & Gynaecology Consultant at Columbia Africa Healthcare in Nairobi. She completed her MBChB from University of Copenhagen, Denmark in 2005 and then further pursued Master of Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynaecology from Aga Khan University, Nairobi, Kenya in 2015. She started her career with an Internship at Copenhagen County, Denmark and has gained extensive experience of over 9 years. She has worked at some of the most distinguished institutes in Denmark and Kenya like Hilleroed Hospital, Denmark; Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi; Amager Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark; Pumwani Maternity Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya; and Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya. She has gained management experience as well and has been responsible for running clinics and handling labour ward and maternity theatres. She has demonstrated her astounding ability of managing and supervising junior residents, interns and medical students during her career. She is an expert in providing service related to in Fetomaternal Medicine and High Risk Pregnancies. She also has special interests in teaching and conducting qualitative research.  


  • Fetomaternal Medicine
  • High Risk Pregnancies


Total Experience: Over 09 Years

  • Internship, Copenhagen County, Denmark
  • Senior House Officer, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Hilleroed Hospital, Denmark
  • Pre-registration attachments & Medical Board Registration Exam, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi
  • Medical Officer, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Kenyatta National Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Senior House Officer, Department of Medicine, Amager Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Medical Officer, Pumwani Maternity Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Residency, Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya
  • Obstetrician/Gynaecologist, Outreach Services, Aga Khan University Hospital, Nairobi, Kenya

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