Dr Sandrine Atallah is a consultant in sexual medicine, a certified psychosexologist and a hypnotherapist.
She graduated as a Medical Doctor from the Saint Joseph medical Faculty. She then obtained her degree in clinical sexology from René Descartes University, Paris V, Faculty of Medicine, and her degree in Medical Hypnosis from Pierre and Marie Curie University, Paris VI, Faculty of Medicine. She is a certified hypnotherapist and hypnoanalgesist from the French Institue of Hypnosis. She has also qualified as a Fellow of the European Committee of Sexual Medicine. She is a EFS & ESSM Certified Psycho-Sexologist.
Along with her private medical practice in sexology and hypnosis in Beirut at La Clinique du Levant and at AUBMC, she teaches Human Sexuality at several Lebanese universities (Saint Joseph medical Faculty in Beirut and the Lebanese American University).
Executive committee member (treasurer) of the Middle East Society of Sexual Medicine (MESSM), she was the chairman of its Public Awareness Committee.
She is also a board member of the Société Francophone de Médecine Sexuelle (SFMS) and the co-chair of the ISSM Communication Committee.
Actively working on promoting sexual health in the Middle East, she has participated in the development of the MESSM public information website: http://www.yoursexualhealth.me.
Among her social media activities, she was the social media editor of the MESSM and its public website. She is the social media coeditor of the Journal of Sexual Medicine.
Dedicated to spread sexual awareness, she co-edited and co-hosted "Lezim Taaref", a TV Show for LBCI, Lebanon. She is a freelancer writer for several women’s magazines. She is a the editor and host of “Sexual Health” Web videos for several Web TV and educational websites (An-Nahar TV, Altibbi.com, Loolia, LoveMattersArabic).
She is a regular guest/speaker at local and international conferences and seminaries related to sexual medicine, sexual health and sexual awareness.
Her clinical practice mainly includes medical treatment of sexual dysfunctions as well as sextherapy and sex counselling services to men, women and couples to help them sort out their sexual problems such as orgasm difficulties, ejaculatory and erectile dysfunctions, desire issues, and pain during sexual intercourse.