Office Bearers


Dr Michele Kwik

Special interests

  • Fertility Preservation
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Infertility
  • Recurrent Pregnancy Loss
  • Menopause
  • Genetics

Obstetricians & Gynaecologist with a subspecialist Certificate in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility


  • 2011 Certified as Subspecialist in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility (CREI 2009-2011)
  • 2010 Certified as a Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
  • 2008 Certified as a Member of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
  • 2007 - 2009 Masters of Philosophy (Medicine), University of Sydney, Australia
  • 1994 - 2000 Bachelor of Science (Med), Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (Graduated with Honours) University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia


  • 2007 - 2008 RANZCOG Luke Proposch Scholarship for Research in Perinatal Medicine
  • 2006 Graz Clock Award for Best Presentation Australasian Diabetes in Pregnancy Society ASM
  • 2005 RANZCOG Research Foundation Grant recipient
  • 2003 Young Investigators Award Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand (PSANZ) Congress
  • 1999 Pharmacia & Upjohn Prize (1st place Obstetrics and Gynaecology at Liverpool Hospital, NSW)

Professional Qualification

  • 2018 - present
    National Advisory Board, IVFAustralia
  • 2016 - present
    State Advisory Board, IVFAustralia
  • 2016
    Conjoint Lecturer Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of NSW
  • 2016 - present
    NSW Elected Board Member, Australasian Menopause Society
  • 2015 - present
    Honorary Secretary, Australia & New Zealand Society of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility (ANZSREI)
  • 2015 - present
    Clinical Director, IVFAustralia Northern Beaches
  • 2012 - present
    Fertility Specialist, IVFAustralia
  • 2012 - present
    VMO O&G - Menopause Clinic, Royal North Shore Hospital
  • 2009
    Clinical Lecturer Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of Sydney
  • 2009
    Conjoint Associate Lecturer Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of NSW


  • Kwik M. Preventing Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome (chapter) (2017) How to Prepare the Egg and Embryo to Maximise IVF Success. Ed: Kovacs, Rutherford, Gardner. In press
  • Kwik M, Maxwell E. Pathophysiology, Treatment and Prevention of Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome. (2016) Current Opinion Obstet Gynecol. 28(4):236-41
  • Kwik M, Karia S, Boothroyd C. Treatment of Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome. (2015) ANZJOG. 2015; 55(5):413-9
  • Kwik M. In-vitro Fertilisation (2015) Medical Observer Nov 2015
  • Baber R, Kwik M. Primary Ovarian Insufficiency. Journal of Reproductive Medicine and Endocrinology. 2015;12(4):274-278
  • Kwik M, Baber R. Menopause Pharmacology. O&G Magazine. 2014;16(2):53-55
  • Baber R, Kwik M. Primary Ovarian Insufficiency. Current Obstetrics and Gynecology Reports. 2014;3(4):223-231
  • Kwik M, Baber R. Menopause (How To Treat). Australian Doctor. August 2014
  • Shivapathasundram G, Kwik M, Chapman M. Luteal phase defect: part of the infertility zeitgeist or relic from the past? Human Fertility. 2011;14(1):60-3
  • Kwik M, Lam L, Chapman M. Cumulative Pregnancy Rates Following Cleavage-stage and Blastocyst Embryo Transfer-a case controlled study In progress
  • Kwik M, O'Neill A, Hamani Y, Chapman M, Chou D. Laparoscopic ovarian transposition preserving natural fertility potential. Journal of Minimally Invasive Gynecology. 2010;17(4): 411-412
  • Kwik M, Morris J. Prediction of Intrauterine Growth Restriction, 2007 - in progress
  • Baber R, Hickey M, Kwik M. Therapy for Menopausal Symptoms During and After Treatment for Breast Cancer: Safety Considerations Drug Safety. 2005; 28(12):1085-1100
  • Lahoud R, Al-Jefout M, Tyler J, Ryan J, Kwik M. Raised. Mid-Follicular Serum Progesterone Levels in Down- Regulated In Vitro Fertilization Cycles Lead to Decreased Live Birth Rates. Fertility and Sterility 2005; 84 (Supplement 1): S306
  • Lahoud R, Kwik M, Ryan J, El-Jefout M, Howles C, Illingworth P. Raised mid-follicular serum progesterone levels in down-regulated in-vitro fertilisation cycles lead to decreased live birth rates. IVF Australia Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2012;285(2):535-40
  • Kwik M, Seeho S, Smith C, McElduff A, Morris J. Outcomes of Pregnancies affected by impaired glucose tolerance. Perinatal Research Group, University of Sydney, at Royal North Shore Hospital Diabetes Research & Clin Prac 2007; 77:263-8
  • Kwik M, Morris J. First Trimester Maternal Serum Pregnancy Associated Plasma Protein A and Adverse Foetal Outcomes. Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Royal North Shore Hospital ANZJOG. 2003; 43(6):438-42. Abstracted & reviewed in Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey. 2004; 59(7): 495-496
  • Wong S, Barakate MS, Kwik M, Evans J. Angiographic Management of GI Bleeding- 5 years' experience Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital. ANZ Journal of Surgery. 2003; 73 Supplement 1:A23
  • Kwik M, Barakate MS, Wong S. Case report: atypical presentation of intramedullary spinal cord lesion. Department of Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital Emergency Medicine. 2003; 15: 196-199.