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Center for Reproductive Health

The UCSF Center for Reproductive Health offers a compassionate and innovative program, staffed by an expert team from some of the top programs in the country. All our doctors have extensive experience and are board certified in both obstetrics and gynecology and reproductive endocrinology and infertility.

Our expertise is complemented by a large team of professionals, including genetic counselors, psychologists, male reproductive health specialists, quality nurses and a detail-oriented office staff. In our laboratory, doctorate level embryology staff work to maximize success for all individuals and couples who undergo in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment.

We understand that many of the decisions you have made, and those you will make, are not easy choices and are frequently accompanied by stress and ambiguity. We all share the highest standards in the delivery of care. It is our hope, and intention, to make this journey as comfortable as possible for you.

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Our Services

We offer a comprehensive array of infertility evaluation and treatment options for both men and women. Our services include:

Success Rates

When choosing a fertility provider, people often try to compare programs based on success rates. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Society for Assisted Reproduction (SART) recognize that direct comparisons between clinics may not be possible without considering the patient population and the practice. Rates may vary, for example, due to differences in the screening process prior to an IVF cycle or the number of embryos transferred. Therefore, it is not possible to compare programs in a head-to-head manner.

We do recognize, however, that individuals and couples would like the assurance that they are choosing a "successful" program. You may view our success rates at ucsfivf.org. Like all programs, we also submit our statistics yearly to the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART). You may view these statistics online.

Please keep in mind that your particular success rate may differ due to a variety of factors which may increase or decrease your chances for success. Questions regarding success rates are best discussed with your individual reproductive endocrinologist.

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Depending on your health insurance, you may need a referral from a primary care doctor.

Getting Here

Center for Reproductive Health
2356 Sutter St., Seventh Floor
San Francisco, CA 94115
Phone: (415) 353-7475
Fax: (415) 353-7744

Hours: Monday to Friday
8 a.m. – 4:45 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday apts. available for patients undergoing treatment

What to Bring

  • Insurance card
  • Medical records
  • New patient questionnaire

Access Your Health Information Online

This clinic uses UCSF MyChart, an online patient service. Message your provider, request medication refills, view some test results and more.

Learn more about UCSF MyChart

Orientations

Each month we offer a free orientation seminar to provide new and prospective patients the opportunity to meet our team, learn more about fertility and IVF, meet with others who are considering assisted fertility treatment, and ask questions.

Orientation Details:
First Monday of every month
Check-in: 5:30 p.m.
Seminar: 6 – 8 p.m.
Location: UCSF Mount Zion Medical Center, Herbst Auditorium
1600 Divisadero St., Second Floor, Room B248
San Francisco, CA 94115

To register: Call (415) 353-7475 and select option 1

Note: If a holiday falls on the first Monday of a month, the orientation will be held on the second Monday.

Parking

Parking at Mount Zion

Public parking is available in two parking garages near our Mount Zion campus. One is a UCSF garage at 2420 Sutter St.and the other is a public garage at 1635 Divisadero St. Entrances to both garages are on Sutter Street, between Divisadero and Broderick streets.

The 2420 Sutter St. garage is open 6 a.m. to 10 p.m., Monday to Friday, and closed on weekends and UCSF holidays. The rate is $6 an hour with a $30 daily maximum. Those with a valid disabled placard may have their parking fee waived by obtaining a parking voucher from their clinic or the lobby information desk at 1600 Divisadero Street. Present the voucher, your disabled parking placard and your garage receipt to the cashier.

For more information about parking in the 2420 Sutter St. garage, call (415) 514-8935.

The public parking lot at 1635 Divisadero St. garage is open from 5:30 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday to Friday, and closed on weekends and major holidays. The rate is $2 each 20 minutes with a $28 daily maximum. UCSF parking vouchers are not valid at the 1635 Divisadero St. garage.

For more information about the public parking lot in the 1635 Divisadero St. garage, call (415) 441-5408 or visit www.1635divisaderogarage.com.

Other public parking garages are available nearby.

Metered street parking is rarely available.

Public Transportation

Mount Zion

UCSF Medical Center at Mount Zion is accessible via the following Muni bus routes:

  • No. 2*
  • No. 38*
  • No. 4
  • No. 24

The No. 1 California bus route stops at the corner of California and Divisadero streets, which is three blocks north of Mount Zion.

For more information about Muni, visit www.sfmuni.com.

* Wheelchair accessible bus routes

UCSF Shuttles

Free UCSF shuttles travel between the Parnassus and Mount Zion campuses as well as other UCSF locations.

For more information about UCSF transportation, please call (415) 476-1511.

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Clinic Team

Marcelle Cedars
Dr. Marcelle Cedars,
director, Center for Reproductive Health
Victor Fujimoto
Dr. Victor Fujimoto,
fertility specialist
Linda Giudice
Dr. Linda Giudice,
obstetrician, gynecologist and reproductive endocrinologist
Heather Huddleston
Dr. Heather Huddleston,
fertility specialist
Evelyn Mok-Lin
Dr. Evelyn Mok-Lin,
reproductive endocrinologist
Paolo Rinaudo
Dr. Paolo Rinaudo,
fertility specialist
James Smith
Dr. James Smith,
Director, UCSF Male Reproductive Health
Mitchell Rosen
Dr. Mitchell Rosen,
fertility specialist
Nam Tran
Dr. Nam Tran,
reproductive endocrinologist
Lili  Kuzmich
Lili Kuzmich,
genetic counselor
Lauri Pasch
Lauri Pasch,
psychologist