Physicians

The Brigham and Women’s Hospital Center for Infertility and Reproductive Surgery has some of Boston’s and the nation’s leading infertility specialists. All of our team members are dedicated, compassionate, knowledgeable and highly professional, and patients can expect the best experience possible.

Raymond Manohar Anchan, MD, PhD

AnchanAcademic Title: Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology-Reproductive Medicine (Infertility)
Medical Schools: University of Washington, Department of Biological Structure (1994)
East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine (2001)
Residency: Pitt County Memorial Hospital (2005) Obstetrics & Gynecology
Fellowships: Duke University Medical Center, Department of Neurobiology (1997) Neurobiology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital (2008) Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Clinical Interests: Infertility, polycystic ovarian syndrome, gynecologic surgery, abnormal uterine bleeding

Rachel Kathleen Ashby, MD

AshbyLeadership Title: Director of Egg Donation
Academic Title: Instructor in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology-Reproductive Medicine (Infertility)
Medical Schools: Mercer University School of Medicine (1996)
East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine (2001)
Residency: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2000) Obstetrics & Gynecology
Fellowship: Brigham and Women’s Hospital (2003) Reproductive Endocrinology
Certification: Obstetrics and Gynecology (2006)

Robert L. Barbieri, MD

barbieriLeadership Title: Chairman, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
Academic Title: Kate Macy Ladd Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology-Reproductive Medicine (Infertility)
Medical School: Harvard Medical School (1977)
Residencies: Brigham and Women’s Hospital (1983) Obstetrics & Gynecology
Brigham and Women’s Hospital (1984) Obstetrics & Gynecology
Fellowships: Massachusetts General Hospital (1982) Endocrinology & Metabolism
Brigham and Women’s Hospital (1986) Reproductive Endocrinology
Certifications: Internal Medicine (1982), Endocrinology and Metabolism (1983), Obstetrics and Gynecology (1987), Repro Endo and Infertility (1988)
Clinical Interests: Endometriosis, hirsutism, infertility, menopause, menstrual cycle disorders, myomas

Janis Heidi Fox, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Specialty:
Obstetrics and Gynecology-Reproductive Medicine (Infertility)
Medical School: Mount Sinai School of Medicine (1984)
Residency: Yale University School of Medicine (1988)
Fellowship: Mt. Sinai Med. Ctr. (1990) Reproductive Endocrinology
Certifications: Obstetrics and Gynecology (1991), Repro Endo and Infertility (1995)
Clinical Interests: Infertility, assisted reproductive technologies, male factor, in vitro fertilization

Antonio Rosario Gargiulo, MD

GargiuloLeadership Title: Director of Reproductive Robotic Surgery
Academic Title:
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical
Clinical Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology-Reproductive Medicine (Infertility)
Medical School: University of Naples, Italy (1989)
Residency: University of Texas Medical School at Houston (1996) Obstetrics & Gynecology
Fellowships: University of Texas Medical School at Houston (1992) Reproductive Endocrinology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital (1998) Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Certifications: Obstetrics and Gynecology (2001), Reproductive Endocrinology (2002)
Clinical Interests: infertility, in vitro fertilization, oocyte donation and gestational carrier, minimally invasive surgery (laparoscopy and hysteroscopy), robotic surgery, endometriosis and fibroids
Languages: Italian, French, Spanish

Elizabeth Sarah Ginsburg, MD

GinsburgLeadership Title: Medical Director, Assisted Reproductive Technologies
Academic Title: Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology-Reproductive Medicine (Infertility)
Medical School: Mount Sinai School of Medicine (1985)
Residency: Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Massachusetts General Hospital (1989) Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fellowship: Brigham and Women’s Hospital (1991) Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Certifications: Obstetrics and Gynecology (1992), Repro Endo and Infertility (1994)
Clinical Interests: in vitro fertilization, abnormal uterine bleeding, fertility after cancer treatment, infertility, laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery

Mark Donald Hornstein, MD

AnchanLeadership Title: Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Academic Title: Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology-Reproductive Medicine (Infertility)
Medical School: University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (1982)
Certifications: Obstetrics and Gynecology (1989), Reproductive Endocrinology (1990)
Clinical Interests: infertility, IVF, endometriosis, laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery, reproductive endocrinology

 Marc R. Laufer, MD

Laufer Leadership Title: Chief, Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Academic Title: Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology-Reproductive Medicine (Infertility)
Medical School: University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1986)
Residency: Brigham and Women’s Hospital (1990)
Fellowships: Brigham and Women’s Hospital (1992) Reproductive Endocrinology, Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School (1992) Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology
Certifications: Obstetrics and Gynecology (1993)
Clinical Interests: gynecologic surgery, endometriosis, congenital anomalies of the reproductive tract, pelvic pain

 Serene Srouji, MD

SroujiLeadership Title: Associate Director of Reproductive Robotic Surgery
Academic Title: Instructor in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology-Reproductive Medicine (Infertility)
Medical School: Johns Hopkins School of Medicine (1998)
Residency: University of Washington Medical Center (2002) Obstetrics & Gynecology
Clinical Interests: infertility, uterine fibroids, robotic surgery, IVF, polycystic ovarian syndrome, reproductive endocrinology

 Brian William Walsh, MD

walshLeadership Title: Director, Division of Surgical Gynecology
Academic Title: Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Specialties: Obstetrics and Gynecology-Minimally Invasive Gynecology Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology-Reproductive Medicine (Infertility)
Medical School: Brown University School of Medicine (1981)
Residency: Brigham and Women’s Hospital (1985) Obstetrics And Gyneoclogy
Fellowship: Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School (1988) Reproductive Endocrinology
Certifications: Obstetrics and Gynecology (1989), Reproductive Endocrinology (1991)
Clinical Interests: laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery, fibroids, myomectomy, in vitro fertilization, infertility, endometriosis

Elena Hesina Yanushpolsky, MD

YanushpolskyLeadership Title: Director, Reproductive Surgery
Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School
Clinical Specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology-Reproductive Medicine (Infertility)
Medical School: Harvard Medical School (1985)
Residency: Brigham and Women’s Hospital (1989) Obstetrics & Gynecology
Fellowship: Brigham and Women’s Hospital (1991) Reproductive Endocrinology
Certifications: Obstetrics and Gynecology (1992), Repro Endo and Infertility (1995)
Clinical Interests: infertility, in vitro fertilization, minimally invasive and conventional gynecologic surgery, reproductive endocrinology, fibroids, endometriosis