Grand Rapids Fertility Doctor, Valerie Shavell, MD
Valerie Shavell, MD is a fertility specialist in Grand Rapids, Michigan who provides highly specialized fertility treatment and compassionate care to patients on their journey to parenthood.
As no two patients are the same, she believes in individualized fertility care and providing patients with the information they need to make informed decisions on how they would like to reach their family-building goals. Patients appreciate not only her honesty and openness, but also her kind and gentle bedside manner.
Dr. Shavell attended medical school at Cornell University Medical College before completing her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Wayne State University School of Medicine. Over the course of her career, she has published over 20 articles in peer-reviewed journals, co-authored three book chapters, and presented at the American Society of Reproductive Medicine and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
Dr. Shavell is board certified in both Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. This allows her to diagnose and treat the various causes of female and male infertility as well as endocrine conditions that impact reproduction.
The patient always comes first
Dr. Shavell understands that infertility affects patients both physically and emotionally, so she always takes time to check in with how her patients are feeling. She views herself as a guide for hopeful parents who need extra help bringing home a healthy baby.
As a fertility doctor, Dr. Shavell has experience helping patients overcome a wide variety of infertility causes. She also has a special interest in the following areas of reproductive medicine.
- Recurrent pregnancy loss (multiple miscarriages)
- Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)
- Premature ovarian insufficiency
- Oocyte cryopreservation (egg freezing) for fertility preservation
- Hysteroscopic procedures to diagnose and treat infertility
Contact Valerie Shavell MD
The Fertility Center
3230 Eagle Park Drive NW, Suite 100
Grand Rapids, MI 49525