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Mostafa Borahay, M.B.B.Ch., M.Sc., Ph.D.

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  • Director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
  • Associate Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics

Languages: English, Arabic, Spanish


Gynecology, Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, Obstetrics

Research Interests

Outcomes of minimally invasive, same-day hysterectomy procedures

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Mostafa Borahay, MD, PhD, is the Director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center. He specializes in robotic and laparoscopic surgeries for complex conditions, including uterine fibroids and advanced endometriosis. Dr. Borahay performs single-site gynecologic surgery and same day hysterectomy.

Dr. Borahay is a referral expert. He has received the Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology designation. Notably, Dr. Borahay received the Excellence in Clinical Teaching Award from the John P. McGovern Academy of Oslerian Medicine.

Dr. Borahay is the Principal Investigator of a multi-institutional NIH-funded study of uterine fibroid that includes a clinical trial. His research focuses on developing innovative fibroid treatments. 

Dr. Borahay has authored more than 40 scientific publications, serves as a reviewer for several scientific journals and has authored numerous chapters in robotic gynecology textbooks. His accomplishments have been recognized at national and international conferences through more than 100 presentations. more


  • Director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery at Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
  • Associate Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics

Departments / Divisions



  • MD, Zagazig University Faculty of Medicine (1998)


  • Zagazig University Hospitals / Obstetrics and Gynecology (2002)
  • University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine / Obstetrics and Gynecology (2010)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology / Obstetrics And Gynecology (2011)

Research & Publications


Dr. Borahay's research focuses on the development of novel therapeutics for uterine fibroids and endometriosis and understanding the biological processes that lead to the development of uterine fibroids. Learn more about the Borahay Lab for Uterine Fibroid Research.

Selected Publications

Selected Publications

Original Research

Borahay MA, Fang X, Baillargeon JG, Kilic GS, Boehning DF, Kuo YF. Statin Use and Uterine Fibroid Risk in Hyperlipidemia Patients: A Nested Case-Control Study. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2016 Jun 28. pii: S0002-9378(16)30381-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2016.06.036. PMID: 27371355

Asoglu MR, Achjian T, Akbilgiç O, Borahay MA, Kiliç GS. The impact of a simulation-based training lab on outcomes of hysterectomy. J Turk Ger Gynecol Assoc. 2016 Jan 12;17(2):60-4. doi: 10.5152/jtgga.2016.16053. eCollection 2016. PMID: 27403070

Sak ME, Alanbay I, Rodriguez A, Gokaslan T, Borahay M, Shureiqi I, Kilic GS. The role of 15-lipoxygenase-1 expression and its potential role in the pathogenesis of endometrial hyperplasia and endometrial adenocarcinomas. European Journal of Gynaecological Oncology. XXXVII, n. 1, 2016. doi: 10.12892/ejgo3017.2016. PMID: 27048107

Rodriguez AM, Asoglu MR, Sak ME, Tan A, Borahay MA, Kilic GS. Incidence of occult leiomyosarcoma in presumed morcellation cases: a database study. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2015 Nov 28;197:31-35. doi: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2015.11.009. PMID: 26699101

Borahay MA, Vincent K, Motamedi M, Sbrana E, Kilic GS, Al-Hendy A, Boehning D. Novel Effects of Simvastatin on Uterine Fibroids: In vitro and Patient-Derived Xenograft Mouse Model Study. Am J Obstet Gynecol. Published Online: March 31, 2015. DOI: 10.1016/j.ajog.2015.03.055. PMID: 25840272

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