Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

News and Events

Strong Fertility Center Lowers IVF Cost, Offers Package Pricing

April 08, 2014

UR Medicine’s Strong Fertility Center has good news for those who hope to start a family but are struggling with infertility. The Center has lowered the cost of in vitro fertilization (IVF), the most effective treatment for infertility.

URMC Physician-Couple Gives $750K Gift to Orthopaedics

April 07, 2014

Eva K. Pressman, M.D., chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Henry A. Thiede Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Seth M. Zeidman, M.D., a neurosurgeon who is a member of Highland Hospital’s medical staff, pledged a gift of $750,000 for orthopaedics research at the University of Rochester Medical Center.

Female Fertility: What’s Testosterone Got To Do With It?

March 03, 2014

The use of testosterone to improve outcomes in women undergoing in vitro fertilization is taking hold across the country, but data on its use is slim and mixed. A new study suggests the male hormone might actually be doing something good.