Brian Berger, MD and alan penzias, md chosen as 2016 top fertility doctors by boston magazine
December 1, 2016
Congratulations to our own Brian Berger MD and Alan Penzias, MD for being chosen by Boston Magazine as 2016 Top Doctors in the field of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.
Each physician was hand-picked by a team of researchers that follow a rigorous screening process to select the best Boston fertility doctors.
our new clinical study
November 1, 2016
Stem cells are cells that have the remarkable potential to develop into many different cell types. Stem-cell therapy is the use of stem cells to treat or prevent a disease or condition.
Boston IVF is collaborating with a company that is performing research on developing clinical applications of stem cell therapy for diabetes and other illnesses. This project is being conducted under the approval of an ethical research committee.
To learn more about the study and determine whether you may be eligible to participate, please visit our clinical study page for more information.
Next Mind/Body Program begins on January 4, 2017
September 2, 2016
Held every Wednesday Evening at Boston IVF in Waltham and led by the Domar Center's Karen Marans, PhD ~ participants who attend this 10-week group program will learn how to manage stress and infertility ~ and receive support from others who are going through the same experiences as you. Click here to learn more and to register.
Three Boston IVF Clinicians Recognized in Boston Globe 2016 Salute to Nurses
April 30, 2016
Out of hundreds of letters sent to the Boston Globe, three Boston IVF clinical staff members were recently recognized as top nurses by Globe readers! Congratulations to our own Sonia Cruz, Heidi Atherton, and Susan Barry – who were the only fertility staffers to be recognized in the Boston area! Click here to read the Top Nurses list.
Boston IVF Holds LGBTQ Fertility Info Session in Jamaica Plain
April 6, 2016
Boston IVF will hold a unique LGBT fertility “happy hour” event on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at Bella Luna & The Milky Way Lounge in Jamaica Plain. Billed as a “LGBT Fertility Fiesta” – this event will offer the LBTBQ community an opportunity to learn more about their family-building options, in a casual environment. Click here to read more.
Boston IVF Announces the Weymouth Fertility Center
April 1, 2016
Fertility patients on the South Shore of Massachusetts now have even more options! Boston IVF is pleased to announce the opening of its newest, convenient location in Weymouth, MA! Led by Dr. Brian Berger, patients in and near Weymouth will take advantage of initial consultations and treatment monitoring – all while closer to home!
Brian Berger, MD Featured in WBZ-TV Fertility Meds Story
March 2, 2016
Our own Dr. Brian Berger spoke with WBZ-TV’s I-Team regarding the potential risks for patients who purchase fertility drugs through “black market” websites. Couples going through fertility treatments often are unaware of the cost of fertility medications. Boston IVF offers fertility medication discount programs for certain medications. Click here to watch the fertility medication video
Boston IVF Rolls Out Massachusetts Fertility Medication Discount Program
February 1, 2016
Boston IVF understands the important role of cost for patients undergoing fertility treatments in New England and Massachusetts. With our patients in mind, Boston IVF’s new Medication Discount Program offers up to 50% off select fertility medications from participating pharmacies. It’s a one-of-a-kind program that aims to help ease the burden for self-pay patients. Click here to learn more.
Michael Alper, MD Featured in WBZ-TV Segment on Natural IVF
January 21, 2016
Dr. Michael Alper of Boston IVF and WBZ-TV’s Dr. Mallika Marshall discuss the differences between traditional IVF and Natural IVF - and how there is no evidence at present to suggest that natural IVF is superior. Click here to watch the IVF news video.
Listen to Hillary Wright'S APPEARANCE on PCOS Fertility Podcast Show
January 3, 2016
Have you recently been diagnosed with PCOS? Trying to get pregnant? Listen as our own Hillary Wright, the Director of Nutrition Counseling at the Domar Center for Mind Body Health, answers a variety of frequently asked PCOS questions during this special creatingafamily.org podcast episode. Click here to listen to the PCOS fertility podcast.
Brian Berger, MD & Alan Penzias, MD Chosen as 2015 Top Fertility Docs by Boston Magazine
December 30, 2015
Congratulations to our own Brian Berger, MD and Alan Penzias, MD for being chosen by Boston Magazine as 2015 Top Doctors in the field of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility! Each fertility doctor was hand-picked by a team of researchers that follow a rigorous screening process to select the best Boston fertility doctors. Click here to read the top Boston fertility doctor list.
Boston IVF Announces Partnership with Seattle Sperm Bank
July 2, 2015
Boston IVF is pleased to announce a partnership with Seattle Sperm Bank, one of the largest sperm banks in the country. This exciting collaboration will offer Boston IVF patients access to one of the largest databases of anonymous and known sperm donors. Click here to visit the Boston donor sperm website.
Dr. Alan Penzias Feat. in Ovarian Tissue Transplant Article
June 10, 2015
Dr. Alan Penzias lends his medical expertise to a MedPage Today article on the research, developments, and limitations of this experimental procedure. Click here to read the article.
Dr. David Ryley Discusses Infertility at Coolidge Corner Theater Film Series
May 22, 2015
Prior to a screening of Children of Men at the Coolidge Corner Film Series in Brookline – Boston IVF fertility specialist Dr. David Ryley presented an overview on what the future holds for fertility rates and what treatments are being developed to diagnose infertility. Click here to watch Dr. Ryley's Coolidge Corner presentation.
Boston IVF Introduces New Boston Egg Freezing Program
October 18, 2015
Boston IVF and IVF New England, two of the largest and most successful fertility centers in the country, today announced the launch of The Egg Freezing Center, its new and comprehensive Boston egg freezing program that empowers women to take control of their future fertility. Click here to read more about our Boston egg freezing doctors and program.
Dr. Alison Zimon Featured in Boston.com Article on Facebook Egg Freezing
October 16, 2014
Dr. Alison Zimon of Boston IVF lends her expertise to Boston.com as she discusses the advantages to freezing your eggs at an early age and the exciting news that Facebook and Apple will now offer the service as a new perk to their female employees. Click here to read about how more employers are now covering egg freezing.
Dr. Domar Shares Tips with Boston.com on How to Handle Infertility Rudeness
July 2, 2014
It’s easy to fumble for words when on the receiving end of a rude comment about infertility. Dr. Alice Domar of the Domar Center for Mind/Body Health at Boston IVF offers Boston.com readers a handy list of responses for when common conversations about “why don’t you have children?” turn uncomfortable. Click here to read the boston.com infertility article.
Dr. Alison Zimon Discusses Egg Freezing in Massachusetts with Boston.com
June 22, 2014
Boston IVF’s Alison Zimon, MD answers the most frequently asked egg freezing questions and why women need to begin thinking about their reproductive options early – in their 20s and 30s – rather than the 40s, when it may be too late. Click here to read the boston.com egg freezing article.
Dr. Alison Zimon Featured in Boston.com “On the Job” Profile
April 10, 2014
Dr. Alison Zimon is featured in Boston.com’s popular “On the Job” profile and answers some questions about her job as a top fertility specialist at Boston IVF and a variety of other commonly asked fertility-related questions she receives from patients. Click here to read the boston.com profile of Dr. Zimon.
Boston IVF Holds First Boston Egg Freezing Cocktail Party
June 19, 2014
Boston IVF would like to thank everyone who attended the first-ever Boston egg freezing cocktail hour event, which was held at Faneuil Halls’ new (and cold!) Frost Ice Bar! Those in attendance had a chance to sip cocktails and hear our experts explain the basics of egg freezing. A fun and informative evening, indeed! Click here to read the Boston Metro egg freezing coverage of our event.
Dr. Alison Zimon Participates in Boston.com Fertility Q&A
April 7, 2014
In recognition of National Infertility Month, Boston.com sat down with Boston fertility expert Alison Zimon, MD to get some tips on how to increase the odds that you’ll get pregnant. Dr. Zimon breaks down the specifics such as the signs of infertility, when to have sex, and when you should consult a doctor. Click here to read boston.com's fertility questions and answers featuring Dr. Zimon.
Alison Zimon, MD Shares Infertility Tips with Boston.com
April 6, 2014
Have you been trying to get pregnant without success? Are you worried about your fertility? What should you do next? Dr. Alison Zimon of Boston IVF offers 8 steps as a starting point for figuring out your fertility issues in this Boston.com slideshow.
Click here to read Boston.com's fertility tips featuring Dr. Zimon.
Boston IVF’s New Saliva Test Featured in NECN Segment
January 16, 2014
Boston IVF’s Dr. Michael Alper joins NECN News to announce a really cool and innovative first: women can now do a saliva test to check their hormones instead of a blood test. Boston IVF is the only center in the world to offer this cutting-edge test that eliminates the need for daily blood draws. Click here to watch NECN's coverage of our needle-free test.
Path 2 Parenthood Honors Alan Penzias, MD
November 4, 2013
Congratulations to our own Alan Penzias, MD ∼ who was honored by The American Fertility Association for his pioneering work in the area of fertility treatments. It was a huge and well-deserved honor! Boston IVF wouldn't be where it is today if not for his never-ending commitment to improving the technologies – and fertility success — of our patients!