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Marcelle Cedars, M.D.

Director, Center for Reproductive Health

Dr. Marcelle Cedars is the director of the UCSF Center for Reproductive Health, and is a clinical specialist in the fields of in vitro fertilization, perimenopause and polycystic ovarian ovary syndrome (PCOS). As director of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, she coordinates the relationship between science and research being done at UCSF and personalized care for medical center patients.

Cedars received her medical training at the University of Texas Southwestern School of Medicine, completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, and did her fellowship in reproductive endocrinology at UCLA.

Clinics

Center for Reproductive Health at Mission Bay
499 Illinois St., Sixth Floor
San Francisco, CA 94158
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

Center for Reproductive Health at Mount Zion
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

PCOS Clinic
499 Illinois St.
San Francisco, CA 94158
Phone: (415) 885-3674
Fax: (415) 353-7744

Hours: Two Thursdays a month
8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Conditions & Treatments

More about Marcelle Cedars

Education

University of Texas, Southwestern School of Medicine 1981

Residencies

Parkland Hospital, OB/GYN 1982

Fellowships

Parkland Hospital, OB/GYN 1985
UCLA Medical Center, Reproductive Endocrinology 1987

Selected Research and Publications

  1. Chien AJ, Duralde E, Hwang R, Tsung K, Kao CN, Rugo HS, Melisko ME, Esserman LJ, Munster PN, Cedars M, Kerlikowske K, McCulloch CE, Rosen MP. Association of tamoxifen use and ovarian function in patients with invasive or pre-invasive breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 Aug; 153(1):173-81.
  2. Letourneau J, Chan J, Salem W, Chan SW, Shah M, Ebbel E, McCulloch C, Chen LM, Cedars M, Rosen M. Fertility Sparing Surgery for Localized Ovarian Cancers Maintains an Ability to Conceive, but is Associated With Diminished Reproductive Potential. J Surg Oncol. 2015 Jul; 112(1):26-30.
  3. Cedars MI, Rosenwaks Z. Who are we? A perspective on the reproductive endocrinologist and infertility specialist in the 21st century. Fertil Steril. 2015 Jul; 104(1):26-7.
  4. Gambone JC, Segars JH, Cedars M, Schlaff WD. Fellowship training and board certification in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. Fertil Steril. 2015 Jul; 104(1):3-7.
  5. Gleason CE, Dowling NM, Wharton W, Manson JE, Miller VM, Atwood CS, Brinton EA, Cedars MI, Lobo RA, Merriam GR, Neal-Perry G, Santoro NF, Taylor HS, Black DM, Budoff MJ, Hodis HN, Naftolin F, Harman SM, Asthana S. Effects of Hormone Therapy on Cognition and Mood in Recently Postmenopausal Women: Findings from the Randomized, Controlled KEEPS-Cognitive and Affective Study. PLoS Med. 2015 Jun; 12(6):e1001833.
  6. Bleil ME, Appelhans BM, Latham MD, Irving MA, Gregorich SE, Adler NE, Cedars MI. Neighborhood socioeconomic status during childhood versus puberty in relation to endogenous sex hormone levels in adult women. Nurs Res. 2015 May-Jun; 64(3):211-20.
  7. Cedars MI. Introduction: Childhood implications of parental aging. Fertil Steril. 2015 Jun; 103(6):1379-80.
  8. Harman SM, Black DM, Naftolin F, Brinton EA, Budoff MJ, Cedars MI, Hopkins PN, Lobo RA, Manson JE, Merriam GR, Miller VM, Neal-Perry G, Santoro N, Taylor HS, Vittinghoff E, Yan M, Hodis HN. Arterial imaging outcomes and cardiovascular risk factors in recently menopausal women: a randomized trial. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Aug 19; 161(4):249-60.
  9. Cedars MI. Contraception--when did something so right go so wrong? Fertil Steril. 2014 Jul; 102(1):32-3.
  10. Cakmak H, Tran ND, Zamah AM, Cedars MI, Rosen MP. A novel "delayed start" protocol with gonadotropin-releasing hormone antagonist improves outcomes in poor responders. Fertil Steril. 2014 May; 101(5):1308-14.
  11. Cedars MI. Introduction: menopausal hormone therapy: where are we today? Fertil Steril. 2014 Apr; 101(4):885-6.
  12. Quinn M, Shinkai K, Pasch L, Kuzmich L, Cedars M, Huddleston H. Prevalence of androgenic alopecia in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome and characterization of associated clinical and biochemical features. Fertil Steril. 2014 Apr; 101(4):1129-34.
  13. Wharton W, Gleason CE, Dowling NM, Carlsson CM, Brinton EA, Santoro MN, Neal-Perry G, Taylor H, Naftolin F, Lobo RA, Merriam G, Manson JE, Cedars MI, Miller VM, Black DM, Budoff M, Hodis HN, Harman SM, Asthana S. The KEEPS-Cognitive and Affective Study: baseline associations between vascular risk factors and cognition. J Alzheimers Dis. 2014; 40(2):331-41.
  14. Dewailly D, Lujan ME, Carmina E, Cedars MI, Laven J, Norman RJ, Escobar-Morreale HF. Definition and significance of polycystic ovarian morphology: a task force report from the Androgen Excess and Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Society. Hum Reprod Update. 2014 May-Jun; 20(3):334-52.
  15. Chen J, Torcia S, Xie F, Lin CJ, Cakmak H, Franciosi F, Horner K, Onodera C, Song JS, Cedars MI, Ramalho-Santos M, Conti M. Somatic cells regulate maternal mRNA translation and developmental competence of mouse oocytes. Nat Cell Biol. 2013 Dec; 15(12):1415-23.
  16. Bleil ME, Gregorich SE, McConnell D, Rosen MP, Cedars MI. Does accelerated reproductive aging underlie premenopausal risk for cardiovascular disease? Menopause. 2013 Nov; 20(11):1139-46.
  17. Bleil ME, Gregorich SE, Adler NE, Sternfeld B, Rosen MP, Cedars MI. Race/ethnic disparities in reproductive age: an examination of ovarian reserve estimates across four race/ethnic groups of healthy, regularly cycling women. Fertil Steril. 2014 Jan; 101(1):199-207.
  18. Skillern AA, Cedars MI, Huddleston HG. Oocyte donors' comprehension as assessed by the EDICT (Egg Donor Informed Consent Tool). Fertil Steril. 2014 Jan; 101(1):248-51.
  19. Cedars MI. Biomarkers of ovarian reserve--do they predict somatic aging? Semin Reprod Med. 2013 Nov; 31(6):443-51.
  20. Cedars MI. Diminished ovarian reserve. How do you diagnosis it? What does it mean? Semin Reprod Med. 2013 Nov; 31(6):391-2.

Publications are derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and provided by UCSF Profiles, a service of the Clinical & Translational Science Institute (CTSI) at UCSF. Researchers can make corrections and additions to their publications by logging on to UCSF Profiles.