• Undergraduate: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Medical School: University of California, Los Angeles
  • Residency: Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Sloane Hospital for Women, Columbia-Presbyterian
  • Medical Center, New York City
  • Fellowship: Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
  • University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

Board Certification

  • Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Clinical Professor, UCLA

Hospital Affiliations

  • Los Robles Medical Center
  • Providence Tarzana Medical Center
  • Thousand Oaks Surgical Hospital

Honors and Awards

  • Puah Institute Doctor of the Year Award, 2013
  • American Fertility Association Family Builder Award, 2005
  • Semmelweis Award, 1990

Professional Organizations

  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine
  • Association of Private Assisted Reproductive Technology
  • Society of Reproductive Endocrinologists

Groundbreaking Work

  • Performed one of the first transvaginal ultrasound guided egg retrievals in America and the first in New York
  • Developed one of the first anonymous egg donor programs in the world, at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York
  • Featured on the cover of the New York Times and ABC Evening News.

Areas of Interest and Research

  • Third-Party Parenting, with local and national patients
  • Implantation failure (http://IVFimplantationfailureclinic.com)
  • Minimal-Stimulation and natural cycle IVF for poor prognosis patients
  • Strategies for minimizing multiple pregnancies

Speaking Engagements

  • Family Through Surrogacy Conference (Australia), May 2015
  • American Bar Association Family Law Conference, May 2015
  • Fertility Authority Egg Freezing Seminar, May 2015