Robert Anderson, MD

Newport Beach Fertility Specialist, Robert E. Anderson, MD, Applies Highly Successful Approach to Patient Care

Dr. Robert E. Anderson has nearly 30 years of experience practicing reproductive medicine. Board certified in obstetrics and gynecology, and reproductive endocrinology and infertility, Dr. Anderson founded the Southern California Center for Reproductive Medicine, the first independent IVF center in Orange County located outside a hospital. He also serves as medical director at the Southern California Institute for Reproductive Sciences.

Dr. Anderson has received numerous awards and recognitions, including the Practicing Physician Prize Paper by the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society and the Pacific Coast Fertility Society, the Serono Prize Paper by the Pacific Coast Fertility Society, and Junior Fellow Prize Paper by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

Dr. Anderson is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, the Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, the American Medical Association, the California Medical Association and the Orange County Medical Association.

He completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the Chicago Lying-In Hospital, University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics in Chicago, and his fellowship training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at the University of Southern California Medical Center in Los Angeles.

Dr. Anderson’s research has appeared in numerous publications, on subjects including transvaginal ultrasound and ectopic pregnancy. He frequently presents his findings at medical society gatherings on topics ranging from embryo vitrification to semen preparation for intrauterine insemination. Dr. Anderson, who also penned a book chapter on embryo transfer, has been awarded several grants to support his extensive research.

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Newport Beach Office
361 Hospital Road, Suite 333
Newport Beach, California 92663
Phone: (949) 642-8727
Fax: (949) 642-5413


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Ovation Fertility brings hope to families by applying the latest advances in reproductive science through a unique collaboration of compassionate clinicians and scientists who are driven to exceed patients' expectations of outcomes.



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