Bala Bhagavath, M.D.
Dr. Bhagavath combines his clinical expertise, kindness and compassion with state-of-the-art technologies to meet his patients’ individual needs. After earning his medical degree from the University of Madras, Dr. Bhagavath completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia. In addition, he completed a reproductive endocrinology and infertility fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. Most recently, Dr. Bhagavath has served as the medical director of the In Vitro Fertilization Laboratory and co-director of the Simulation Program at Women and Infants’ Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island.
Dr. Bhagavath’s extensive experience includes infertility treatments of all types, including ovulation induction, intrauterine insemination and in vitro fertilization. He has expertise in minimally invasive robotic surgery for infertility and will be offering this service for tubal reversals, fibroids and other infertility procedures. He will serve as the director of the Minimally Invasive Surgical Fellowship Program.
Dr. Bhagavath’s honors and awards include Excellence-in-Teaching, Resident Medical Education and Top Full-Time Faculty Teacher of the Year, from the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. In addition, he received the Professor O. Eduardo Talledo, M.D. Award for excellent chief resident performance at Medical College of Georgia.
Dr. Bhagavath’s research interests include robotic surgery for infertility and uterine fibroids, IVF and general fertility.
He is a Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Association of Professors in Gynecology and Obstetrics, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, Endocrine Society and New England Fertility Society.