Duke Fertility Center
The Duke Fertility Center is a member of the 4th ranked gynecology program in the United States. Patient care is delivered in a private practice setting with some of the highest IVF pregnancy rates in the United States. Backed by the resources of Duke University, the Duke Fertility Center provides state of the art care in all areas of assisted reproduction with an emphasis on patient education. By investing in patient education, couples make educated decisions that are driven by their personal values. By investing in the education of the program staff, the Duke Fertility Center stays at the forefront of knowledge in this rapidly changing field of medicine, which leads us to innovations in patient care. Their staff and services span both male and female infertility, fertility preservation in cancer patients, 3rd party reproduction (donor sperm, donor eggs and gestational surrogacy), psychology, stress reduction and strategies to make these services affordable with the highest probability of success. Call us at 866-909-9034
Thomas M. Price, M.D.
M.D.: University of North Carolina
Residency: Ob/Gyn, University of North Carolina
Fellowship: Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School
Particular Clinical Interests and Skills: Assisted reproductive technologies including IVF, controlled ovarian stimulation and oocyte donation; laparoscopic and hysteroscopic surgery; treatment of uterine fibroids; treatment of female genital tract abnormalities and disorders of puberty and hormonal abnormalities of polycystic ovarian syndrome.
Suheil J. Muasher, M.D.
The Duke Fertility Center is excited to introduce the newest physician to join our team: Suheil J. Muasher, MD. He is a graduate of the American University of Beirut, trained in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Greater Baltimore Medical Center and Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Muasher has had a long standing special association with Drs. Georgeanna and Howard Jones, having served as a fellow in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at The Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk. Following completion of his fellowship, Dr. Muasher remained at The Jones Institute as a faculty member until 2003.
While at The Jones Institute, Dr. Muasher advanced academically to Full Professor at Eastern Virginia Medical School and served as Director of both the IVF Program, and The Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Since 2004 he has directed The Muasher Center for Fertility and IVF. His affection for Johns Hopkins and proximity to Baltimore culminated in a faculty appointment as Associate Professor in the Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics. At Hopkins, Dr. Muasher has played a vital role in the training and education of medical students, house officers, and fellows in the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. He also held faculty appointments at George Washington University and Virginia Commonwealth University. From 2003 to 2005 Dr. Muasher served as President of the Middle East Fertility Society. In 2004, he was presented with the King Hussein Medal for Excellence in Scientific Achievements by King Abduallah II of Jordan.
At Duke Fertility Centers in Raleigh and Durham, NC, they offer a full range of infertility services tailored to fit your needs. The information presented here is intended to help you make informed decisions about your care. This information should not serve as a substitute for discussing your individual situation with one of our physicians.
Treatments in Our Raleigh and Durham, NC offices
The exact evaluation and treatment will vary among individuals. It is also influenced by any previous evaluations and treatments you may have had. Different infertility programs have different approaches to the way testing and treatment is done. There is no “one best way” to treat infertility patients. Some of the methods which may be discussed by your infertility specialist may include:
- In vitro fertilization (IVF)
- Gamete intrafallopian transfer (GIFT), and
- Zygote intrafallopian transfer (ZIFT)
- Fertility medication
- Fertility surgery