Dr. Koldo Carbonero

Head of Gynaecology and Obstetrics at Quirónsalud Donostia Day Hospital.

Dr. Carbonero is a consultant in the field of Assisted Reproduction, with experience accumulated over 30 years. He has developed his professional career as Head of Gynaecology and Obstetrics at Quirónsalud Donostia Day Hospital and Director of the Assisted Reproduction Units at Quirónsalud Donostia Day Hospital at Quirónsalud Pamplona Hospital. Furthermore, he is a member of the Steering Committee of Quirónsalud Assisted Reproduction centres.

Professional experience
  • Head of Gynaecology and Obstetrics at Quirónsalud Donostia Day Hospital.
  • Head and Scientific Advisor of the Assisted Reproduction Units at Quirónsalud Bilbao and Quirónsalud Pamplona.
  • Quirónsalud Assisted Reproduction Coordinator.
  • Head of Gynaecology and Obstetrics at Quirónsalud San Sebastián Hospital (1993 - present).
  • Founder of the Assisted Reproduction Units at Quirónsalud San Sebastián, Quirónsalud Bilbao and Quirónsalud Pamplona.
  • Medical Director of the Assisted Reproduction Units at Quirónsalud San Sebastián, Pamplona, Vitoria and Bilbao.
  • Gynaecology and Obstetrics Specialist at De Cruces Hospital and Galdácano Hospital for 12 years.
  • Since 1984, his work has focussed on the area of human reproduction, working at the Assisted Reproduction Unit at De Cruces Hospital and creating the Infertility Unit at Galdácano Hospital.
Membership in scientific societies
  • Ex-President of the Basque Association of Assisted Reproduction Centres (AVCRA).
  • Member of the SEF (Spanish Fertility Association).
  • Member of ASESA (Spanish Andrology Association).
  • Member of AVCRA (Basque Association of Assisted Reproduction Centres).
  • Partner of the Fundación Salud 2000 Health Foundation.
  • Member of SEGO (Spanish Association of Gynaecology and Obstetrics).
  • President of the Sterility and Infertility Division of SEGO (SEISEGO) (2015 - present).
  • President of the Sterility and Infertility Division of the Spanish Association of Gynaecology and Obstetrics (SEISEGO) (2016 - present).
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of the Spanish Association of Gynaecology and Obstetrics (SEGO) (2017 - present).
  • President of the Assisted Reproduction Division of the Academy of Medical Sciences, Bilbao (2018).
  • Full Member of the SEF (Spanish Fertility Association).
Research and teaching
  • Responsible for training third-year resident medical interns in Human Reproduction at Donostia University Hospital (2006 to 2013).
  • 10 publications in international scientific journals.
  • 24 publications in national journals.
Languages for clinical practice
  • Spanish
  • French
  • English