Czech IVF clinic – medical team
The Czech clinic’s medical team are professional, friendly and sympathetic to your needs. We list the key IVF consultants first. They’ll oversee your fertility treatment before, during and after your trip abroad. Click on the images to read their biographies. Below that are photographs of other medical-team members dedicated to your care. These include nurses, embryologists, specialist gynaecologists and patient coordinators.
Senior IVF consultants
Dr. Marek KoudelkaManaging Director and IVF specialist
Dr. Marek Koudelka is a senior IVF specialist and managing director of the clinic. He trained in obstetrics and gynaecology at the faculty of medicine in Masaryk University. He has been an assisted-reproduction specialist since 2000 and has worked at a number of leading fertility clinics, including Sydney IVF, Sanitorium Helios, UNICA and, since 2006, Reprofit. He is a member of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHR).
Dr. Štěpán MachačIVF specialist
After training in obstetrics and gynaecology at the faculty of medicine in Palacky University, Dr. Štěpán Machač joined the UNICA clinic in Brno as an IVF specialist. He has worked as a senior IVF consultant at Reprofit since its incorporation in 2006. Stepan is a member of the Department of the Assisted Reproduction of Czech Medical Societies (CGPS) and the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHR).
Dr. Daniela VitouškováIVF specialist
Dr. Daniela Vitoušková is one of the senior female IVF specialists at Reprofit. She joined the clinic in 2007, having previously worked for Sanatorium Repromeda in Brno. Before that she practised for six years in obstetrics and gynaecology at Masaryk University Hospital. She completed her training at the faculty of medicine at the same university.
Dr. Marcel ŠtelclIVF specialist
Dr. Marcel Štelcl trained for six years at the faculty of medicine in Masaryk University. He specialised in endoscopic surgery (laparoscopy and hysteroscopy) in the obstetrics and gynaecology department of Vyskov Hospital, just outside Brno. He worked as an IVF specialist at the Clinic of Reproductive Medicine in Zlin before joining the Reprofit team in 2008.
Dr. Barbora KuřecováIVF specialist and gynaecologist
After training at the faculty of medicine in Charles University in Prague, Dr.Barbora Kuřecová worked for five years in the obstetrics and gynaecology department at Masaryk University Hospital. She has also studied abroad at St. George’s and St. Thomas’s Hospitals in London, at the Gentofte Hospital in Copenhagen and the Braga Hospital in Portugal. She was an IVF specialist at Sanatorium Helios before joining Reprofit in 2010.
Prof. Ladislav PilkaScientific Director
Professor Ladislav Pilka MD, DrSc, is the scientific director at Reprofit. In 1982, he was a member of the team that created the first child in the Czech Republic using IVF techniques. He holds an IFFS World Award for his contribution to infertility reproductive medicine. He is the former head of the Assisted Reproduction Department of the Czech Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics and now an honorary member. He is also a member of the Ethical Committee of the Ministry of Health in the Czech Republic.