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Dr. Sauer Featured in NYT Article on In Vitro Fertilization

January 11th, 2016 |By | News | 0 Comments

Mark V. Sauer, MD, Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at CUMC, Program Director of the Center for Women’s Reproductive Care, Vice Chair of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, and Division Chief for the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility, was one of the trusted physician sources used for the recent New York Times article “With In Vitro Fertilization, Persistence Pays Off, Study Suggests.”

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3D Ultrasound Prenatal Images: More Than Keepsakes

September 14th, 2015 |By | News | 0 Comments

Prospective parents often leave their obstetrician’s office after the second trimester ultrasound with a grainy black and white image, a glimpse of their developing baby’s nose, fingers, or feet.

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CWRC White Plains Location Closes; Opens in Scarsdale

August 6th, 2015 |By | News | 0 Comments

The CWRC’s White Plains location will close today, Thursday, August 6, and will reopen at a new location in Scarsdale, on 696 White Plains Road, on Monday, August 17. Dr. Rachael McConnell will be the primary doctor at this location. For more information, please call the new Center at (914) 288-0408 or fax to (646) 756-6286.

CWRC Extends Special Egg Freezing Rate

July 6th, 2015 |By | News | 0 Comments

The special egg freezing rate offered by CWRC as part of the Egg Freezing for Fertility Preservation program has now been extended until December 31, 2015! During this special, a team of expert clinicians will provide the freezing cycle, and CWRC will offer three years of storage for only $9,700.

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Dr. Sauer Named Top Doctor for 17th Time!

April 16th, 2015 |By | News | 0 Comments

Mark V. Sauer, MD, program director for the Center for Women’s Reproductive Care, has been awarded the distinction of being named a Castle Connolly Medical Ltd. America Top Doctor annually since its inception in 1998 – and 2015 is no different. The prestigious award goes to the country’s best physicians, as published by Castle Connolly, America’s trusted source for identifying Top Doctors, based on the foundation of peer nomination.
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Breeding Out the Disease: Is PGD Right for You?

March 17th, 2015 |By | News | 0 Comments

Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis and screening (PGD/PGS) may be recommended during in vitro fertilization (IVF) to screen embryo(s) for certain genetic diseases or chromosomal abnormalities.

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Special Egg Freezing Rate Offered at CWRC

February 2nd, 2015 |By | Articles, News | 0 Comments

A special egg freezing rate is being offered by CWRC as part of the Egg Freezing for Fertility Preservation program. During this special, a team of expert clinicians will provide the freezing cycle, and CWRC will offer three years of storage for only $9,700.
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Perfect Storm of Science: Creating the First Disease-Specific Embryonic Stem Cell Line

January 13th, 2015 |By | News | 0 Comments
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    Perfect Storm of Science: Creating the First Disease-Specific Embryonic Stem Cell Line

“It almost sounds like science fiction. Almost.” While seated in his office, Mark V. Sauer, MD, Chief of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, leans forward in his chair and smiles, perhaps reflecting upon the magnitude of the research in which he and colleagues created the first disease-specific embryonic stem cell line – turning what was once considered to be imagined science into reality.
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Dr. Mark V. Sauer Named Super Doctor for 2015

December 29th, 2014 |By | News | 0 Comments

Mark V. Sauer, MD, has been named to the New York Super Doctors 2015 list. He is the program director for the Center for Women’s Reproductive Care (CWRC), and vice chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at CUMC.

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Same Sex Couples and Babies: So You’ve Decided to Conceive

November 17th, 2014 |By | News | 0 Comments
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    Same Sex Couples and Babies: So You’ve Decided to Conceive

According to Census results for 2010, it is estimated that more than 111,000 same sex couples – about 17 percent – are raising nearly 170,000 biological, adopted, or step children. Among female couples, nearly 24 percent are raising a biological, adopted, or step child, compared to 10 percent of male couples. While the decision and process to have a baby for a heterosexual couple may be relatively straightforward, for same sex couples, the path to parenthood is quite different. But knowledge is power. Dr. Briana Rudick, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Columbia University Medical Center and Director of the Fertility Program for Female Same Sex Couples at the Center for Women’s Reproductive Care, explains this process, and the steps these couples can take in order to have their own little bundle of joy.
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