Fertility + egg freezing specialist, Dr. Shahin Ghadir
Dr. Shahin Ghadir, founding partner of Southern California Reproductive Center and a board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist and assistant clinical professor in the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at UCLA and Keck School of Medicine at USC joins eHealth Radio and the Fertility and Health News Channels.
Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Dr. Shahin Ghadir discuss the following:
Can you tell us about what you do and what brought you to this specific career path?
Can you tell us more about the latest offerings for LGBTQ individuals hoping to start families?
What advice can you give to other doctors to help their patients to thrive?
Are you working on any new or exciting projects now?
What is something innovative in your field or under the radar that people may not realize?
Dr. Shahin Ghadir is a compassionate and caring physician who dedicates his career to helping people overcome their reproductive challenges and infertility issues to achieve their goals of having the family of their dreams, for both traditional families and the LGBTQ community. He is currently positioned as a top physician for egg freezing, sought out by women all over the world for his skill set in this highly coveted procedure.
As a founding partner of Southern California Reproductive Center, Dr. Ghadir is double board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. He is currently an assistant clinical professor in the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and at The Keck School of Medicine at USC.
A native Angeleno, Dr. Ghadir is continuously voted as one of the “Top Doctors” in the USA by Los Angeles Magazine's national poll and Super Doctors of Southern California. He remains one of the most popular, approachable, and well-liked fertility specialists in our country with amazing reviews all over the internet.
Dr. Ghadir received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from UCLA, graduating cum laude. He earned his medical degree from the Central University School of Medicine, where he graduated summa cum laude and ranked first in his class. He completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Kaiser Permanente Los Angeles Medical Center, followed by a three-year subspecialty fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the combined UCLA and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center program. Dr. Ghadir supports and has served on both the board of directors for the Path2Parenthood, formerly known as the American Fertility Association (AFA), as well as the Neuromuscular Disease Foundation (NDF). He has received numerous academic awards and honors over the years, including a Distinguished Teaching Award during his residency and a Community Service Recognition Award in the state of California.
Dr. Ghadir has been featured nationally and internationally in the LA Times, The Today Show, Redbook, People Magazine, Marie Claire, Fox News, ABC News, BBC News, Telemundo, Univision, The Doctors, Bravo’s Shahs of Sunset and Late Night Shows, among others. He also continues to be featured on multiple YouTube channels and the very popular website, The Bump.
He is a proud supporter of the Family Equality Council and has helped hundreds of LGBTQ couples and individuals in building their families. He is dedicated to helping our country’s military and arranges special discount programs. Dr. Ghadir recently started his own charitable organization named Fertility For All in order to raise awareness and funds to assist individuals and couples that cannot afford the fertility journey.
As a published author, Dr. Ghadir has contributed to prominent peer-reviewed journals including Fertility and Sterility and The New England Journal of Medicine, as well as clinical journals, such as Sexuality, Reproduction, & Menopause. He is also a contributing author of the infertility section of the new McGraw-Hill reference, CURRENT Diagnosis & Treatment: Obstetrics & Gynecology.
He continues to conduct extensive original research on women’s health and reproductive issues, such as polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), the treatment of fibroids and fertility preservation, and adhesion therapies and sexual health, most commonly in the area of reproductive health.
Dr. Ghadir, along with SCRC, continues to have one of the highest pregnancy rates in the field of infertility. Equally as important, he has an incredible bedside manner and truly puts his heart and soul into every patient. He and his detail-oriented team strive to make everyone’s fertility journey the absolute best it can be.