Dr Paul Le Roux completed his specialist training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Cape Town. He did his two year fellowship training in Reproductive Endocrinology at the University of Cape Town / Groote Schuur Hospital. He received numerous merit awards for excellence in his clinical work and research during his training. His original research work in endocrinology has been published in leading international journals such as Human Reproduction and the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology. He has presented many papers at international congresses.
His special interests are IVF, reproductive endocrinology, gamete donation (egg and sperm donation), advanced endoscopic surgery and fertility preservation in cancer patients. He is a Director at the Cape Fertility Clinic and a Part time Lecturer in the Faculty of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Cape Town.
Dr Le Roux is registered as an Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA), and as a Sub-Specialist in Reproductive Medicine with the same body. Dr Le Roux was elected Vice-President of the South African Society of Reproductive Surgery and Science (SASREG) in 2007 and was responsible for chairing the Committee for Accreditation of IVF laboratories in South Africa. He also wrote the National guidelines on ART and Gamete donation for the society as part of the policy subcommittee. In 2011, Dr Le Roux was elected President of the South African Society of Reproductive Medicine and Gynaecological Endoscopy (SASREG) for a three year term.