Our Team

Viafet is a network of genetic testing laboratories throughout the Middle East and Australia that offer extensive genetic and chromosomal testing in order to aid in the prevention of hereditary and improvement of medical treatments. Viafet's team has reported over 240 clinically oriented publications and discovered 11 previously unclassified genetic diseases. Together, Viafet's team is dedicated to providing unparalleled genetic testing services through expertise, commitment to research and development, and investment in the latest technologies. If you are interested in joining our team, please submit your CV and information here. CVs are accepted for positions other than those currently listed on the website.


Dr. Ali Hellani

Dr. Ali Hellani

Lab Director, Founder

Dr. Ali Hellani, PhD, is a world-renowned Reproductive Geneticist with over 15 years of experience. In 2001, Dr. Hellani established the first Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis laboratory in the Gulf Region at King Faisal Specialist Hospital in...

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Dr. Michael Fakih

Dr. Michael Fakih

Advisor, Assisted Reproductive Technologies

Dr. Michael H. Fakih is a leader in the field of Assisted Reproductive Technologies who began his career in IVF in 1987. With over 25 years of experience, Dr. Fakih is responsible for over 15,000 IVF deliveries. In 2012, Dr. Fakih established the...

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