About IVF New Jersey Fertility Center

Leo Doherty, M.D.

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Dr. Leo Doherty joined the IVFNJ team in August of 2013 after completing his training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the Yale Fertility Center, home to the Northeast’s first IVF program, at the Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, CT.

Dr. Doherty received his undergraduate degree Summa Cum Laude at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst where he was elected as a member of the Phi Beta Kappa Society. He went on to receive his M.D. degree from the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor medical society. He completed his residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Yale New Haven Hospital in New Haven, CT. During residency, Dr. Doherty received advanced training in robotic-assisted laparoscopic surgery. He has received many awards and distinctions including the Society for Gynecologic Investigation President’s Presenter Award and the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Resident Achievement Award.

Throughout his training, Dr. Doherty has conducted clinical and basic science research in several areas of reproductive medicine. He has published numerous research articles and presented at national and international conferences on endometrial receptivity and the effects of uterine fibroids on the endometrium. He has also published on fertility preservation, the effects of endocrine disrupting chemicals in uterine development, and IVF oocyte retrieval techniques.

Dr. Doherty is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and is a fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. He is also an active member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine and many other medical associations. His areas of clinical and research interest include in vitro fertilization, recurrent pregnancy loss, uterine fibroids, fertility preservation, embryo and oocyte cryopreservation, uterine anomalies, minimally invasive endoscopic surgeries and robotic-assisted surgery. Dr. Doherty provides on-site full care primarily in IVF NJ’s Somerset and Freehold offices.

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