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Dr. Paul Barakat is an internationally recognized obstetrician, gynecologic surgeon and IVF specialist. He was the head of the gynecology and the obstetric departement at the Clinique du Levant, between 2013 and 2015, one of the top hospitals in Lebanon and the Middle East specialized in women’s health. Beside his activity at the Clinique du Levant, he is partial timer at the LAU University medical cente-Rizk hospital and at the Bellevue medical cente.

He received his Medical Degree from the Saint Joseph University in Beirut, and his internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology from “University of Louis Pasteur” in Strasbourg, France, where he specialized in vaginal and perineal surgery, endoscopic and laparoscopic surgery, breast and gynecological cancers the surgery, infertility. He was nominated as Chef de Clinique for 2 consecutive years.

Dr. Barakat was involved as well in several multi-center clinical trials and has published extensively and presented internationally on many topics in Obstetrics and Gynecology. He has also taught classes on the subject at the school of medicine and the school of midwifery at the University of  Louis Pasteur  in Strasbourg.

Dr. Barakat has been given invited talks numerous local, national and international symposia conferences, and meetings as an honored guest speaker. Additionally, he has featured as guest in several health awareness TV programs on many national TV stations.

Dr Barakat is one of the founders of Clinique du Levant, he is also the founder and the organizer of the annual Lebanese-European meeting in gynecology-obstetric at the Clinique du Levant. He is a member in several scientific associations: the French National College of Gynecologists and Obstetricians, the Association of the Gynecological and Pelvic surgery, the European and the Middle-East Gynecological endoscopic surgery and the Lebanese Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. 

He receives his patients in his two private clinics in Sin el Fil Horch Tabet, every day except Sundays and holidays.


"I believe that the ability to communicate with patients is just as important as my technical skills and medical knowledge”


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