Yeshineh Demrew Yigezu

Medical Director

After graduating from Gondar College of Medical Sciences in 1987, Dr. Yeshineh served as a general practitioner, district health manager and head of health programs division, Assosa Health Bureau. He then graduated from the medical faculty at Addis Ababa University as an obstetrician and gynecologist in 1997. For the next seventeen years he served as an obstetrician and gynecologist in Oromia region (Hagere-Mariam and Mettu Karl Hospital) and a private hospital in the capital. During his stay at Mettu he worked as medical director and fistula surgeon at Hamlin’s Mettu Fistula Hospital for three years. He joined the Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital as an expert obstetrician-gynecologist and fistula surgeon in 2015. Currently he is a senior fellow in urogynecology, College of Health Sciences, Mekelle University.