The physicians at FSAC are board certified and internationally recognized for their excellence in reproductive medicine and are among the leaders in the field. Co-directors Drs. Richard Buyalos , Gary Hubert and Ashim Kumar are dedicated to maintaining the highest pregnancy rates possible, and they do so by continually using new advance technology within their clinical and laboratory techniques in collaboration with leading fertility centers around the world.
All three of the physicians at FSAC are board certified in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility, and Obstetrics & Gynecology.
Dr. Buyalos is board certified in reproductive endocrinology, obstetrics and gynecology, and is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Co-Director of FSAC, Dr. Buyalos serves as associate clinical professor at the UCLA School of Medicine. A graduate of Thomas Jefferson University Medical College in PA., Dr. Buyalos is internationally recognized for his work in infertility, reproductive aging, and polycystic ovary syndrome. With over 20 years of experience in ovulation induction and assisted reproductive technology (ART), Dr. Buyalos has published more than 70 scientific articles, abstracts, and book chapters. He is an active member of numerous professional organizations and serves on a variety of committees, including the Society of Reproductive Endocrinologists; Society of Reproductive Surgeons; American Society of Reproductive Medicine; and American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. He has been an editor and an ad hoc reviewer for several scientific journals. Dr. Buyalos has received numerous awards from various organizations including Best Doctors in America; Los Angeles Magazine’s Super Doctors; Pacific Coast Reproductive Society; Consumers’ Research Council of America’s Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists; RESOLVE; and American Society of Reproductive Medicine.
Dr. Hubert is board certified in reproductive endocrinology and obstetrics and gynecology. He serves as Co-Director for FSAC, and as a clinical assistant professor in Reproductive Medicine at the UCLA School of Medicine. A graduate of UCLA School of Medicine, Dr. Hubert has lectured and published extensively on infertility and other reproductive disorders. With over 20 years of experience in reproductive medicine, Dr. Hubert has been honored on several occasions by the Arnerican Society of Reproductive Medicine and the media for his outstanding contributions to infertility diagnosis and treatment, specifically in the areas of endometriosis and ovulation dysfunction. Dr. Hubert is an active member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, Pacific Coast Reproductive Society, the Society of Assisted Reproductive Technology, and the Society of Reproductive Endocrinologists.
Co-Director at FSAC, Dr. Kumar is board certified in reproductive endocrinology and obstetrics and gynecology. He completed his fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility through a combined program that allowed him to work with world-renowned leaders in the field at both University of California Los Angeles and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Kumar completed his medical education and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. Dr. Kumar has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals on endocrine and surgical aspects of infertility and has presented his work at the annual meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. He serves as an ad hoc reviewer for the journal Fertility and Sterility. Dr. Kumar has written several textbook chapters on management of tubal factor infertility and ovarian function including premature ovarian failure, and has a special interest in hormonal and functional causes of infertility such as polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), tubal disorders, male factor infertility, and third party (donor/surrogate) reproduction. He is also a member of the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society.
Dr. Li is certified by the American Board of Bioanalysis in the fields of embryology, andrology and molecular diagnostics as a high complexity laboratory director and embryologist laboratory director. She is also certified as a clinical specialist in molecular biology by the National Credential Agency. Dr. Li has published numerous scientific articles in peer-reviewed journals and has presented her work before the American Society for Reproductive Medicine and Pacific Coast Reproductive Society. Dr. Li serves as a reviewer for the journal Fertility and Sterility.