Shady Grove Fertility has Been Named a Clinical Partner of UPMC Pinnacle

MECHANICSBURG, Pa., June 12, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- We are excited to announce that SGF has been named a Clinical Partner of fertility care for UPMC Pinnacle, a top-rated healthcare system, providing cutting-edge fertility treatment to patients in Central Pennsylvania.

"Shady Grove Fertility is a Center of Excellence for many premier insurance plans because of our commitment to evidence-based medicine and best practices," said Christina Belmonte, regional executive director of Shady Grove Fertility Pennsylvania.

What does this mean for patients?
Patients now have access to SGF's advanced fertility services at its new location on the UPMC Pinnacle West Shore campus. Shady Grove Fertility at UPMC Pinnacle offers patients in central Pennsylvania the most comprehensive, highly specialized fertility care that includes diagnostic testing, low-tech treatment options such as intrauterine insemination (IUI), and advanced treatment options such as in vitro fertilization (IVF) and donor egg treatment. Fertility preservation prior to cancer treatment, LGBTQ family building services, and egg freezing are also available to patients.

SGF's Kara Khanh-Ha D. Nguyen, MD, MPH, who practices in SGF's Lancaster, PA, and Mechanicsburg, PA, locations, was named medical director of reproductive endocrinology and infertility at UPMC Pinnacle Hospitals and will be providing patients with highly specialized, compassionate fertility care in this role.

About SGF's Dr. Nguyen
Dr. Nguyen is one of only a few physicians in the nation who is triple board-certified in obstetrics and gynecology, reproductive endocrinology and infertility, and medical genetics. She earned her medical degree from Jefferson Medical College and her master's in public health from John Hopkins University. She completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Christiana Care Hospital in Delaware and her subspecialty training in medical genetics at the National Institutes of Health.

"Harrisburg is my hometown, and I take great pride in serving the central Pennsylvania community with personalized, compassionate fertility care because these are my neighbors, friends, and family. It is a rare privilege to help patients realize their dreams and deeply rewarding to be in a field of medicine that changes lives in such a meaningful way," shared Dr. Nguyen.

"This clinical relationship with UPMC Pinnacle means that more patients will have access to world-renowned fertility care in central Pennsylvania and discover options to build their family with the highest success rates in the area," added Dr. Nguyen.

To schedule an appointment or for more information about this partnership, please call 1-888-761-1967 or complete this brief online form.

SOURCE Shady Grove Fertility