BASKING RIDGE, N.J., April 5, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey (RMANJ), a world-renowned leader in the field of infertility, announced today the addition of Micheline C. Chu, M.D. to their team of award-winning fertility experts starting May 9, 2016.
Dr. Chu, a graduate of Harvard Medical School, completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut. She joins RMANJ from the Center for Human Reproduction at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, New York where she was an attending physician.
In 2005, Dr. Chu completed her fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at New York-Presbyterian / Columbia University Medical Center in New York City. From 2005-2010, she worked as an assistant clinical professor at New York University's School of Medicine and at Hofstra Northwell's School of Medicine (formerly Hofstra North Shore-LIJ's School of Medicine) from 2010-2016.
"RMANJ is known around the world and across the field as a pioneer in the field of infertility, from their scientific innovation to their dedicated patient-centered care and I'm honored to be a part of this incredible team," said Dr. Chu. "I look forward to working with patients at RMANJ to help them overcome their fertility challenges and start building a family."
Dr. Chu will be joining Drs. Costantini and Rybak out of RMANJ's Englewood, NJ office. Her specialties include polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and non-traditional family building; she looks forward to giving patients the greatest chance of success in the shortest amount of time possible.
"Dr. Chu is the recipient of numerous awards and the author of various publications," said Dr. Paul Bergh, clinical director and director of third party reproduction and founding partner at RMANJ. "Her track record for patient-centered care and success fits well with our team and culture at RMANJ."
New patient appointments with Dr. Chu will be available starting on Monday, May 9, 2016 at RMANJ's Englewood, NJ office located at 25 Rockwood Place, Suite 125.
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The experts at RMANJ offer IVF delivery rates of 60.8% in women under 35* (n=746/SART.org) which is above the US average. Since 1999, they have helped bring more than 30,000 babies to loving families. In addition to serving as the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School in New Brunswick, NJ (www.reifellowship.com), the practice has 22 physicians and nine locations in New Jersey: Basking Ridge, Eatontown, Englewood, Freehold, Hamilton, Morristown, Short Hills, Somerset, and West Orange. RMANJ will be opening its tenth office location in Marlton in July 2016.
RMANJ pioneered and successfully implemented a cutting-edge technology known as Comprehensive Chromosome Screening (CCS) to more accurately detect healthy embryos that have led to successful pregnancies and ultimately healthy babies. Comprehensive Chromosome Screening (SelectCCS) is owned and operated by the Foundation for the Assessment and Enhancement of Embryonic Competence (www.faeec.org), and offers advanced embryo selection with extreme accuracy by detecting and avoiding use of embryos with chromosomal abnormalities prior to transfer and pregnancy. For more information, please call 973-656-2089 or visit www.rmanj.com.
*A comparison of clinic success rates may not be meaningful because patient medical characteristics, treatment approaches, and entry criteria for ART may vary from clinic to clinic. Please visit www.SART.org for more information.
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