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Welcome to the Cleveland Clinic Center for Reproductive Medicine, a research program of the Glickman Urological & Kidney Institute. The Center’s mission is to conduct cutting-edge research into the causes of human reproductive and sexual disorders, leading to the development of new treatments and cures, as well as training of physicians and scientists to advance the understanding of human reproduction, infertility and sexual function.
Our international staff of scientists, practicing andrologists/ urologists and reproductive endocrinologists is one of the many aspects that set our program apart.
Research & Teaching
The Center is known worldwide for conducting and publishing groundbreaking research with significant implications for disorders such as infertility and erectile dysfunction.
- More than 1,500 published papers
- More than two dozen basic science and clinical research projects currently in progress (Research Projects)
- More than 100 papers published in peer-reviewed journals since January 2011
- Presented over 700 papers at leading national and international medical and scientific conferences (Research Publications)
Our ART training is a one-on-one training experience with our embryologists, andrologists and infertility specialists. The trainees develop expertise in all of the essential laboratory techniques:
Our staff of renowned scientists, practicing andrologists/urologists and reproductive endocrinologist mentor each research fellow and trainee. This individualized approach has made our program one of the most popular destinations for reproductive research in the world.
We are continuously striving to enhance the quality of our research and training, based on feedback received from every research fellow and trainee who participates in our programs. We believe that our willingness to listen and make changes in our Center has helped us create one of the finest research programs in the world.
Fertility Testing Laboratory
We offer state-of-the art testing for the evaluation of infertile couples, therapeutic sperm banking and ovarian cryopreservation for cancer patients performed by our highly qualified, experienced and compassionate staff.
- Certified by CLIA in the state of Ohio
- Accredited since 1994 by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) Reproductive Laboratory Program
- Gamete bank accredited by the American Association of Tissue Banks (AATB) since 1999, registered with FDA since 2006
About Cleveland Clinic
America’s Top 4 Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, Cleveland Clinic is a nonprofit, multispecialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. Founded in 1921 by four renowned physicians with a vision of providing outstanding patient care based upon the principles of cooperation, compassion and innovation, it is the second largest group practice in the world with 3,000 physicians and scientists practicing and researching in more than 120 medical specialties and more than 1,450 beds. In addition to the main hospital located near Cleveland’s historic University Circle, the Cleveland Clinic operates nine regional hospitals, a children’s hospital, and 17 family health centers in Ohio, as well as hospitals in Florida, Las Vegas, Canada, and Abu Dhabi, employing more than 43,000 individuals and providing global worldclass medical care. Last year alone, 5.1 million patients from over 120 countries and all 50 states received their care at Cleveland Clinic. The main hospital campus, located near downtown Cleveland, occupies 180 acres and 50 buildings. It includes a hospital, an outpatient clinic, a children’s hospital, cancer institute, eye institute, research institute, a medical school, and supporting labs and facilities. U.S. News & World Report consistently names Cleveland Clinic as one of the nation’s best hospitals in its annual “America’s Best Hospitals” survey. To learn more, visit www.clevelandclinic.org