Dr Alex Polyakov

Specialist Obstetrician & Gynaecologist


Dr Polyakov is a Specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, with a subspecialty interest in reproductive health and IVF. He also had a keen medicolegal interest, holding a Masters in Health and Medical Law. He also has obtained Masters Degrees in Clinical Epidemiology, Reproductive Health, and is undertaking a PhD in Ethical issues in Reproductive Medicine at Melbourne University.

He is currently engaged in clinical practice as the Deputy Head of Department at the Royal Women’s Hospital, in the Reproductive Biology Unit; in addition to a busy clinical practice at Melbourne IVF and Epworth Hospitals. He specialises in both laparoscopic and open techniques to assist with reproduction and fertility.

Dr Polyakov additionally is a member of the Royal Women’s Hospital Human Research and Ethics Board, he also sits on the Medical Advisory Boards of Ferring Pharmaceuticals and Merck & Co. He holds a current teaching appointment as a Senior Lecturer at the University of Melbourne.

Dr Polyakov has extensive medicolegal experience given his background in both Medicine and Law, and he is available for file reviews, medical negligence and telephone reviews. Please contact our office today to arrange an appointment.


MBBS(Adel), FRANZCOG, MClinEpid, MReproMed, MHlth&MedLaw, GradCertEBM


Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology


Dr Alex Polyakov

Specialist Obstetrician & Gynaecologist