Safe Care Commitment

The health and safety of our patients, families and staff is our top priority. We know that COVID-19 will be with us for the foreseeable future, so we’re taking a comprehensive approach to provide you and your loved one the safest possible environment. Read our Safe Care Commitment

As we emerge from the COVID-19 crisis, our team of infertility specialists are available to consult with you in-person or virtually to help you initiate or continue your care. Your infertility challenges haven’t stopped and neither has our care. Schedule an appointment today.

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

Raymond Manohar Anchan headshotAcademic 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

Rachel Kathleen Ashby headshotLeadership 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

Robert L. Barbieri headshotLeadership 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

Janis Heidi Fox headshotAcademic 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

Antonio Rosario 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

Elizabeth Sarah Ginsburg headshotLeadership 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

Mark Donald Hornstein headshotLeadership 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

Marc R. Laufer headshotLeadership 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

Kimberly Keefe Smith, MD

Kimberly Keefe Smith headshotAcademic Title: Instructor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology, Harvard Medical School
Clinical specialty: Obstetrics and Gynecology-Reproductive Medicine (Infertility)
Medical School: New York University School of Medicine (2012)
Residency: Yale New Haven Hospital (2016)  Obstetrics & Gynecology
Fellowship: Brigham and Women’s Hospital (2019)
Certifications: Obstetrics and Gynecology (2017)
Clinical Interests: PCOS, fertility preservation, hypothalamic amenorrhea, premature ovarian insufficiency, LGBTQ family building, egg freezing, in vitro fertilization, assisted reproductive technologies, minimally invasive surgery (laparoscopy and hysteroscopy), robotic surgery, fibroids

 Serene Srouji, MD

Serene Srouji headshotLeadership 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

Brian William Walsh headshotLeadership 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 Gynecology
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

Elena Hesina Yanushpolsky headshotLeadership 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

Fellows

Jenny S. George, MD

Academic title: Clinical Fellow
Clinical specialty: Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
Medical School: University of Michigan
Residency: University of Michigan (2016 – 2020)
Fellowship:  Brigham & Women’s Hospital (2020-2023)
Clinical Interests: ART/IVF, transgender care, fertility preservation

Catherine Gordon

Academic title: Clinical Fellow
Clinical specialty: Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Medical School: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Residency: University of California, Irvine
Fellowship: Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Clinical Interests: infertility, fertility preservation, reproductive surgery, PCOS, third party reproduction

Iris Insogna, MD, MBE

Academic title: Fellow, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Clinical specialty: Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Medical school: Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Residency: Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital Integrated Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fellowship: Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Certifications: Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Clinical interests: infertility, third party reproduction, fertility preservation, reproductive ethics

Ian Waldman, MD