Our team – we are here to help!

We would like to introduce our employees who will be providing assistance with your treatment at our fertility center.

Medical Team

Prof. Stefan Jirecek, MD
Prof. Stefan Jirecek, MD
Director of Döbling Fertility Center • Specialist in Gynecology and Obstetrics
"Children are the world's greatest wonder! Care and support for couples with a desire to have a child is a responsible task. Respectful treatment of the topic as well as emphatic support are the central goals of my work at this institution."
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Email: stefan.jirecek@pkd.at

Credentials

  • Medical license, University of Vienna, 1994
  • Training at the University Clinic of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1995
  • Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2001 - Present

Experience

2004 Acquirement of the “venia docendi” (Authorization to Teach), 2004
seit 2006 Senior Physician at the Department of Obstetrics and Fetomaternal Medicine University Clinic for Gynecology
2011-02/2014
seit 03/2014
Deputy Head of Döbling Fertility Center
Head of Döbling Fertility Center

Memberships and Research

  • Member of several national and international professional societies
  • Numerous publications in national and international journals

Website

www.kinderwunsch-ordination.at

Bernhard Riedl, MD
Bernhard Riedl, MD
Deputy Director • Specialist in Gynecology and Obstetrics
"Children enrich our lives. They are our future. Supporting you in the realization of your wish for a child is gratifying to me each and every day."
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Email: bernhard.riedl@pkd.at

Training:

  • Medical Studies at the University of Vienna, Doctor of Medicine 2005
  • Began training as a specialist in reproductive medicine at the hospitals Oberwart and Göttlicher Heiland in Vienna
  • Specialist in obstetrics and gynecology since 2014

Professional background:

2005-2009

Intern at the Barmherzige Schwestern hospitals in Linz and Vienna as well as at the Göttlicher Heiland hospital in Vienna

2009-2014

Gynecology and obstetrics resident physician

2015-2018

Senior physician at the Göttlicher Heiland and Oberpullendorf hospitals – at the latter Deputy Head of the Fertility Center

Since 06/2018

Deputy Head of the Döbling Fertility Center

Memberships and research activities:

  • Member of numerous professional associations
Marion Noe, MD
Marion Noe, MD
Specialist in Gynecology and Obstetrics
"One of the most rewarding tasks of my profession is to be able to use my knowledge and experience to help you fulfill the desire to have a child of your own."
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Credentials

  • Major in Technical Chemistry at the Vienna University of Technology, Doctorate in Technology 1990
  • Medical Studies at the University of Vienna, Doctor of Medicine 1992
  • Specialized training in Gynecology and Obstetrics at Darmstadt City Hospital (teaching hospital of the University of Mainz and Frankfurt) and the  Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical University of Vienna.

Career

1992-1995

Internship at the Klagenfurt State Hospital

1996-1999

Assistant physician at the Darmstadt Gynecology Clinic

2000-2004
2010-2011
2013-present

Assistant physician and medical specialist in the Department for Gynecological Endocrinology and Reproductive Medicine at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Medical University of Vienna.

2004-2009

Hiatus in medical practice for research and development in the pharmaceutical/biotechnology sector

2012

Foundation of Profem GmbH for developing new drugs in the field of gynecology

Since 2013

Medical specialist at the Döbling Fertility Center

Membership and Research

  • Member of numerous professional associations
  • Many publications in national and international journals
  • Focus of research:
    gynecological infections, uterine physiology and pathophysiology, endometriosis

Website

www.frau-und-gesundheit.at

Samir Helmy-Bader, MD
Samir Helmy-Bader, MD
Specialist in Gynecology and Obstetrics • Gynecological ultrasound
"Finding out why our patients’ longing for a child has remained unfulfilled – this is the challenge I tackle with fresh enthusiasm every day. Identifying the problem and solving it is what inspires me to help you reach your goal."
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Director of the Gynecological Ultrasound Outpatient Center at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of the Medical University of Vienna

Services: Special gynecological ultrasound

Website: www.dr-helmy.at

Profile as attending physician at Döbling Private Hospital: 
www.privatklinik-doebling.at/de/medizinische-leistungen/arzt/samir-helmy-bader.html

Markus Margreiter, MD
Markus Margreiter, MD
Specialist in Urology and Andrology • Counseling for men
"My greatest concern is providing outstanding care to men. The couple desiring fertility services receives my full attention, and treatment is based on trust, respect and expertise."
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Credentials

  • Medical studies at the University of Vienna, M.D. 2000
  • Training at the Vienna University Urology Clinic
  • Additional training in andrology at Cornell, New York and John Hopkins, Baltimore
  • Specialist in Urology and Andrology since 2010
  • European Specialist Exam 2010 (F.E.B.U. – Fellow of the European Board of Urology)
  • European Sexual Medicine Exam 2014 (F.E.C.S.M – Fellow of the European Committee on Sexual Medicine)

Career

Since 2011 Assistant Professor, Department of Urology, Medical University of Vienna
Since 2014 Director of the Outpatient Clinic for Andrology and Erectile Dysfunction, Department of Urology, Medical University of Vienna

Memberships

  • Austrian Society of Urology and Andrology
  • Austrian Society of Men’s Health
  • Austrian Society of Reproductive Medicine and Endocrinology
  • European Society of Urology and Andrology
  • European Society of Urological Oncology
  • European Society of Sexual Medicine
  • International Society of Sexual Medicine
  • American Society of Urology and Andrology

Services: Urological consultation

Website: www.dr-margreiter.at

Profile as attending physician at Döbling Private Hospital:
www.privatklinik-doebling.at/de/medizinische-leistungen/arzt/markus-margreiter.html

Psychotherapy

Ingrid Berger
Ingrid Berger
Psychotherapist
"I provide psychotherapeutic support throughout each phase of fertility treatment and beyond! A confidential, nurturing, and respectful atmosphere allows me to work together with you to find a good way to cope with the psychological stresses that are often associated with infertility. Sometimes it is a matter of bringing body and mind back to a healthy balance."

 

Lab team

Kristin Lietz
Kristin Lietz
Manager of the Clinical Laboratory
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Training

  • May 1985: High school graduation at the “Realgymnasium der Schulschwestern” in Graz, Austria
  • October 1985 - Mai 1991:
    Karl-Franzens-University, Graz, Austria
    Master in Cytology and Biochemistry (botany) (1991)
    Master thesis: “Anatomic and Phytochemical Investigations on Garden Huckleberry and Solanum nigrum var. nigrum”
    Advisor: Univ.Prof.Doz.Dr. G. Grill
  • September 1996- June 1999:
    Karl-Franzens-University, Graz, Austria
    PhD in zoology (1999)
    Dissertation:“Contributions to In Vitro Fertilization into specific consideration of the Intracytoplasmic Sperminjection“
    Advisor: Univ.Prof.Doz.Dr. G. Skofitsch

Further Training

  • 1993-Present
    Participation in numerous national and international meetings, congresses and workshops.
    Workshops (in example):
    -September 1994: Workshop on Assisted Reproductive Technology (Bourn Hall Clinic, Great Britain)
    -March 1995: Workshop on Micromanipulation, Intracytoplasmic Sperminjection, Assisted Hatching and Application of Laser (Vienna, Austria; Prof.Dr. W. Feichtinger)
    -January 2001: Workshop on New Developments in Reproductive Medicine and Endocrinology (Bregenz, Austria; Univ.Prof.Doz.Dr. H. Zech)
    -September 2006: Workshop on In Vitro Maturation (Vienna, Austria; R-Ch. Chian, F. Gagsteiger, N. Ditzel)
    -January 2007: Campus Course on Follicle culture, In Vitro Maturation and Cryopreservation – from basic research to clinical application; organised by ESHRE (Campus Lübeck, Germany; Prof.Dr. K. Diedrich)
  • 1992-1995
    Education in cell- and tissue-culture and in the production of monoclonal antibodies at the Institute of Histology and Embryology, Medical Faculty, Karl-Franzens-University, Graz, Austria (Univ.Prof.Doz.Dr. G. Dohr)

Career

June 1991 – December 1991 Assistant in the IVF-Team of Prof.Dr. W. Urdl (Univ. Clinic of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Graz, Austria)
June 1993 – December 2000 Entry in the IVF-team of Dr. H. P. Steiner (Institute for Reproductive Medicine and Endokrinology, Graz, Austria)
-Establishment of the Intracytoplasmic Sperminjection and the Cryopreservation of cleaved cells
January 2001 – March 2010 Head of the laboratory of the Private Clinic Adebar – Institute for Reproductive Medicine and Sterility Psychosomatics (Head of the Institute: Univ.Doz.Dr. P. Kemeter till 2005, Dr. A. Schütz 2006-Present; the laboratory is the reference-lab of COOK Australia)
Head of the laboratory of Wunschkinderklinik Adebar, Wr. Neustadt (Head of the Institute: Dr. R. Rathmanner, 2008-Present)
-Establishment of a Mini-Incubator (K-MINC-1000) in collaboration with COOK Australia (we were the first IVF-unit in Austria working on it)
-Establishment of the vitrification of blastocysts, oocytes and day 2 - 4 cleavage stages
-Establishment of the polarbody biopsie
Since April 2008 Senior Clinical Embryologist (ESHRE certified)
since May 2010 Embryologist at Döbling Fertility Center
Philipp Pfeifer
Philipp Pfeifer
Deputy Director of the clinical laboratory
"Having a child is one of the most beautiful experiences we can have in life. As a delighted new father myself, my priority is to work to the best of my ability to help you discover these wonderful moments for yourself."
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Training

  • Bachelor’s degree in molecular biology at the University of Vienna (specialisms: cell biology/ genetics/ molecular medicine)
  • Master's degree 2012
  • Clinical Embryologist 2019

Professional background

Since 2016

Member of the IVF laboratory team at Döbling Fertility Center

2013 - 2016

Member of the IVF laboratory team at Dr. Loimer’s fertility clinic, Vienna 

Emiliano Dell'Ampio
Emiliano Dell'Ampio
Biologist, Clinical Laboratory

 

Office team

Susanne Hajek
Susanne Hajek
Secretary

 

Birgit Lugauer
Birgit Lugauer
Secretary

 

Doris Seda
Doris Seda
Secretary

 

Julia Zeindlhofer
Julia Zeindlhofer
Secretary