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Jul 1999Present

President and Lead Physician

Omni Medical Center for Women

Obstetrics, Gynecology, High Risk Pregnancy



Cairo University

About Me

Dr. Atef Zakhary is the President and Lead Physician at the Omni Medical Center for Women. Dr. Zakhary is one of the most-well respected OB/GYN doctors in the Tampa metro area, as evidenced by his top-two rating on The Omni Medical Center for Women specializes in obstetrics and gynecology, including high-risk pregnancies with induced labor or delivery by Caesarean section.Dr. Atef Zakhary set the foundation for his career in medicine at Cairo University in Egypt. Following the completion of a seven-year program, which included medical school and an internship, he began his residency training, focusing on obstetrics and gynecology, next accepting a residency offer from a military hospital in Cairo. After Dr. Atef Zakhary completed his first year at the military hospital, he transferred to Kalama Village Hospital in Kalyoub (Qelyoub), just north of Cairo. After three and half years of residency in and around Cairo, Dr. Zakhary immigrated to the United States.Dr. Atef Zakhary spent the next year studying for the Foreign Medical Graduates Examination in the Medical Sciences (FMGEMS), required certification for foreign physicians to practice medicine in the United States. Passing the exam, Dr. Zakhary procured employment at Glen Oaks Hospital in Bradenton, Florida, as a Mental Health Technician.Once certified, Dr. Atef Zakhary resumed his residency, next spending three years at Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune, New Jersey, as a Resident receiving training in internal medicine. Dr. Zakhary stayed in the tri-state area and completed his rigorous residency training at Mount Sinai School of Medicine’s teaching hospital, the St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center. At Mount Sinai, he returned to his specialty, focusing on obstetrics and gynecology. At both residencies, Dr. Zakhary distinguished himself, earning Chief Resident honors. He furthered his own knowledge and training by managing the activities and training of the newer residents.At one time licensed to practice medicine in Utah, New Jersey, and Florida, Dr. Atef Zakhary is Board certified in Internal Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology. These days, Dr. Zakhary brings his 25 years of experience to Tampa, Florida, area women at the Omni Medical Center for Women, which has three locations. For information and appointments, call (813) 251-2000.


ACOG, ACP, AMA, ABMS, USF College of Medicine, EMA


Coptic Orthodox Church




Internal Medicine


Obstetrics & Gynecology