KIMENTHRA RAJA

QUALIFIED EMBRYOLOGIST AND IVF LABORATORY SPECIALIST

Ms Raja is a qualified embryologist. She has an MSc degree from the University of Stellenbosch, an Honours degree in Genetics from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, with more than 20 years’ experience in IVF laboratory practice.

She has set up and co-owns several IVF laboratories on the African continent, including in Windhoek, Nairobi, Johannesburg and Cape Town, notching up several firsts in IVF pregnancies for these laboratories.

She is proficient in all state-of-the-art laboratory techniques, having introduced them effectively as routine procedures. She started the first South African Egg Donation Agency (EDSA), which continues to run a very successful programme more than a decade later.