Said Daneshmand, MD, Specialty Board Certified in Obgyn and Subspecialty Board Certified in Reproductive Endocrinology
Dr. Said Daneshmand completed his fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology at the University of California, Los Angeles after completing his residency at UCLA Medical Center. His research at UCLA focused on the effect of female age on ovarian reserve, and he assisted in the development of a blood test to determine the quality of eggs in the ovaries. He is highly dedicated to research to advance the field of reproductive medicine.
Dr. Daneshmand, recipient of the Eileen Pike Medical School Valedictorian award, served as President of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society and authored the book entitled, “A Guide to Residency Application” for medical students. He also served as chairman of the Membership Committee of the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society (PCRS) and was awarded the PCRS Fellow Award, as well as the PCRS Practicing Physicians Award. He is an esteemed member of organizations such as the DeCherney Society, Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Society for Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility, Clark County Medical Society, Clark County OB/GYN Society, Pacific Coast Reproductive Society, Society of Assisted Reproductive Technologies (SART), American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), and European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE). He is a frequent contributor and reviewer for professional medical journals (such as Fertility & Sterility) and is a clinical associate professor of the University of Nevada School of Medicine Division of Reproductive Medicine, where he teaches medical students and residents.
With special interest in ovarian function issues, specifically polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), ovarian reserve testing, and oocyte (egg) cryopreservation as a means of preserving future fertility, Dr. Daneshmand has presented his research findings to colleagues around the globe. He has also published papers addressing prevention of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS), endometrial receptivity in IVF, blastocyst transfer and ovarian reserve.