Following a 5-year specialty training in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dr. Khalil completed an additional 2-year fellowship in Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery.  His specific interests include :

Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery:

  • Urinary incontinence
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Overactive Bladder
  • Fecal incontinence
  • Genital tract fistulae
  • Evaluation of microscopic hematuria
  • Recurrent urinary tract infection
  • Interstitial cystitis
  • Recovery from 3rd and 4th degree perineal tears
  • Voiding dysfunction
  • Prior failed incontinence and prolapse surgeries
  • Complications arising from transvaginal mesh procedures


  • Abnormal uterine bleeding / abnormal menses
  • Postmenopausal bleeding
  • Uterine fibroids
  • Contraception / sterilization
  • Ovarian cysts


  • Obstetrical care


Dr. Khalil obtained his M.D. from McMaster University’s patient-centered medical program in 2006.  This was followed by five years of specialty training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Ottawa, where he became a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

Dr. Khalil then completed a 2-year fellowship in Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery at the IWK Health Centre, Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia.  His specific interests include urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, fecal incontinence, failed prolapse and incontinence surgeries, complications related to prior incontinence or prolpase surgeries, repair and management of 3rd and 4th degree tears, interstitial cystitis, evaluation of microscopic hematuria.

Dr. Khalil specializes in both surgical and non-surgical management of these disorders and is committed to a patient centered approach.

Short CV:

Hisham Khalil BSc, MD, FRCSC

Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery 

Dept of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Ottawa Hospital

Assistant Professor, University of Ottawa


  • 2011-2013 Dalhousie University, Fellowship in Urogynecology
  • 2006-2011 University of Ottawa, Resident in Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • 2003-2006 McMaster University, Doctor of Medicine
  • 1999-2003  McGill University, Bachelor of Science with Great Distinction