RSCBA Celebrates 40 Years

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40 Years - Reproductive Science Center of the San Francisco Bay Area

Four decades of advancing fertility treatment

In 1983, Reproductive Science Center of the San Francisco Bay Area was responsible for the second successful birth of a baby from in vitro fertilization (IVF) in the U.S.  Since it’s establishment RSC has been a leader in successful pregnancy rates, state-of-the-art reproductive technology, innovative practices and research in the field of fertility.

About RSC

With over 12,000 pregnancies & counting, RSC provides treatment options such as IVF, ICSI, PGT, IUI, egg freezing, fertility surgery, integrative medicine, fertility testing and emotional support and third party reproduction services including embryo, sperm and egg donation, gestational carrier surrogacy, and LGBTQ+ fertility services.

Bay Area’s record of success

The history of IVF and the Reproductive Science Center of the Bay Area


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Cutting-edge innovation since the ’80s

RSC’s firsts featured in the news

'Test-Tube Babies' Now Having Children

'Test-Tube Babies' Now Having Children

"I'm just glad IVF was there so now I get to start my own family," said Strickland, 27, who was conceived at the San Ramon branch of the Reproductive Science Center.


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Breaking barriers

Dr. Hinckley Attends Conference In China

Dr. Mary Hinckley, a fertility specialist at Reproductive Science Center of the Bay Area, will present at the first conference of the Society of the Reproductive Medicine of Liaoning Province.

Bay Area's First IVF Children Having Their Own

When Brian Strickland and his wife Melissa give birth to their first child later this year, Brian will join the ranks of a small minority of Americans who represent the “test tube” generation as parents.


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Success stories through the years

For the past 40 years, our approach to treatment has stemmed from our principal belief that everyone deserves to realize their dream of having a child. We’ve provided high-quality fertility care to thousands of families in a safe and inclusive environment, helping many find success and build their families. Read some of the unique success stories below.

Meet Elizabeth, RSC’s first IVF baby

Faith in IVF in the Time of COVID-19

Faith in IVF in the Time of COVID-19

Defeating advanced maternal age and fibroid tumors with IVF and the help of RSC led this couple to have the family they always dreamed of.
Single Mother IVF: RSC Makes Dreams a Reality

Single Mother IVF: RSC Makes Dreams a Reality

I have always dreamt of being a mother and started considering single motherhood after decades of unsuccessful relationships. I was afraid of doing it alone until age 35, when a serious relationship I thought was heading toward marriage ended.
Difficult Decision Made with Guidance

Difficult Decision Made with Guidance

Right from the start I felt comfortable, as though I knew I would be in good hands. Dr. Rosenbluth spent time discussing procedures, explaining techniques and options with us.


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Mother kissing little baby at home

Breaking Barriers, Building Families

Since 1983, we have pioneered fertility treatment for every kind of family. We want to help you achieve your dream of having a baby.

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