Increased Access to Fertility Care in Northern Virginia Continues as Shady Grove Fertility Welcomes Reproductive Endocrinologist Brad Swelstad, M.D., to the Practice
WASHINGTON, Dec. 13, 2018
WASHINGTON, Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Shady Grove Fertility (SGF) welcomes reproductive endocrinologist, Brad Swelstad, M.D., to the practice's Virginia medical team, seeing patients at SGF's Woodbridge, VA location. Dr. Swelstad will provide patients in Woodbridge, VA with a full range of state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment options for female and male infertility, as well as elective fertility preservation, oncofertility care prior to cancer treatment, LGBTQ family building, and advanced fertility treatments including IVF.
Brad B. Swelstad, M.D., earned his Doctorate of Medicine from St. George's University and completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas. He then went on to complete a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Swelstad received a Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO) stem cell research grant during his postdoctoral fellowship at Johns Hopkins for his work related to germline stem cells in the adult human ovary.
As a former Howard Hughes medical scholar, Dr. Swelstad has received several academic and clinical honors during his career, including Outstanding Resident in OBGYN, and the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society Scholarship, a merit-based award for excellence in research. He has served as both medical director of a fertility practice and university clinical instructor for OBGYN residents.
Dr. Swelstad is an active participant in reproductive and infertility research, but finds his true calling is caring for patients and helping them build families. He strives to give personalized care while helping each individual patient navigate the treatment options tailored to their specific needs.
"I am very impressed with the level of care provided by my colleagues at Shady Grove Fertility," says Dr. Swelstad. "The practice's commitment to evidence-based fertility care coupled with a patient-focused model is what makes them leaders in their field and one of the many reasons I am proud to join their accomplished team," adds Swelstad.
Dr. Swelstad is a fellow of American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology, a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, and is board certified in both Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.
SGF has had a significant presence in Northern Virginia for 26 years and is the largest fertility center in the state with 10 reproductive endocrinologists and 1 reproductive urologist, eight locations in Northern Virginia, one new location in Richmond, VA., and a state-of-the-art IVF Center located in Fairfax, VA.
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Swelstad or any SGF physician, please call 1-888-761-1967 or submit this brief online form.
About Shady Grove Fertility (SGF)
SGF is a leading fertility and IVF center of excellence with more than 50,000 babies born and counting. With 32 locations throughout MD, PA, VA, D.C., GA, and FL, we offer patients individualized care, accept most insurance plans, and make treatment affordable through innovative financial options, including treatment guarantees. More physicians refer their patients to SGF than any other center. Call 1-888-761-1967 or visit ShadyGroveFertility.com.
SOURCE Shady Grove Fertility