Author: Dr. Sara Reid

About the Author: Dr. Sara Pittenger Reid

Dr. Sara Pittenger-Reid | RSC Bay AreaSara Pittenger Reid, M.D. received her fellowship training in Reproductive Endocrinology at the University of California, San Francisco. She earned her medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine and completed her residency training at the University of Pennsylvania hospital. She completed a Masters of Translational Medicine during her fellowship training at UC Berkeley. Dr. Pittenger Reid is a Junior Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine. Her research includes metabolic disease in women with polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), ovarian aging and the ethical use of reproductive technologies. Dr. Pittenger Reid’s special medical interests include fertility preservation and fertility treatment for the LGBT community.
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“Why I Don’t Want to See a Fertility Doctor”


Dr. Reid describes her friend’s very real reasons why she – and others – are hesitant about seeking help from a fertility doctor. Here are some of the common reservations, and the reasons why it might be time to reconsider them.