Kathleen M. Hoeger, M.D., M.P.H.

Kathleen M. Hoeger, M.D., M.P.H.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 668
Rochester, NY 14642

Appointment: (585) 487-3378

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  • Admits to Highland Hospital Admits to Highland Hospital

Patient Care Bio

Dr. Kathleen Hoeger is an experienced and dedicated clinician who has practiced at Strong Fertility Center at the University of Rochester Medical Center since 1995, and has been the Director of the Strong Fertility Center since 2006. She is also an active clinical investigator in fertility and reproductive medicine, with many publications. She serves as a reviewer for many of the leading journals in fertility medicine.



Dr. Hoeger's research interests are in the understanding and treatment of polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) in both adolescents and adult women. Dr. Hoeger is both a national and international speaker on polycystic ovary syndrome. She also is the medical director of the Women's Lifestyle Center, a program that can assist women with lifestyle changes to aid in healthier living and weight loss.

Dr. Hoeger earned a bachelor's in biological sciences at Stanford University and a medical degree from Jefferson Medical College. She completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia and a reproductive endocrinology fellowship at the University of Virginia, before relocating to the Rochester area with her family.

Dr. Hoeger is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology in obstetrics and gynecology and reproductive endocrinology and infertility. She is a member of the FDA Advisory Committee for Reproductive Health Drugs and many national and international societies, including the Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (SREI) and the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM). She maintains an active clinical practice in all areas of infertility treatment.

Awards & Honors (National)

CREOG National Faculty Teaching Award | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry 2000
ASRM Star Award | American Society for Reproductive Medicine 2013
ASRM Star Award | American Society for Reproductive Medicine 2012

Awards & Honors (Local)

Association of Professors of Obstetrics & Gynecology (APGO) Teaching Award for Medical Student Education | University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry 2000
John B. Franklin Award "Compassion, Dedication Humanitarianism" | Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 1992
Resident Teaching Award | Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 1992
Best Research Presentation Resident's Day | Thomas Jefferson University Hospital 1992
Obstetrics and Gynecology Prize for Best Performance in the 3rd Year Clerkship | Jefferson Medical College 1987

Current Appointments

Professor - Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (SMD) - Primary

Specialties

Reproductive Endocrinology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Obstetrics and Gynecology - American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Education

MPH | Clinical Investigation Program | University of Rochester Graduate School of Medicine2009
MD | Medicine | Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University1988
BS | Biological Sciences | Stanford University1984
Wellesley CollegeAttended 1980 - 1982

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology at University of Virginia Medical Center07/01/1992 - 06/30/1994
Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital07/01/1989 - 06/30/1992
Internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital07/01/1988 - 06/30/1989