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BWH’s Center for Infertility and Reproductive Surgery (CIRS) is one of America’s premier fertility centers. Exclusively staffed by world-renowned Harvard Medical School faculty, CIRS is an epicenter of clinical and scientific innovation and home to the oldest infertility subspecialty program in the country.
Situated in the heart of Boston, one of the great cultural hubs of North America, CIRS has helped patients the world over to start or complete healthy families. As our name implies, CIRS provides a level of medical care that goes well beyond that of a fertility center: our approach to any reproductive challenge is comprehensive.
Our in vitro fertilization program has consistently demonstrated excellent safety and success rates.
Our international program is led by Antonio Gargiulo, MD and Elena Yanushpolsky, MD. Dr. Gargiulo and Dr. Yanushpolsky have extensive experience working international patients.
The CIRS International Patient Coordinator will work with the BWH International Patient Center to coordinate your treatment and visit. The International Patient Center will register you as a patient and provide assistance with transportation to and from the airport. The CIRS International Patient Coordinator will provide you with information about our treatment program and can also assist with making hotel accommodations.
Treatment costs vary by the plan you and your physician agree upon. Our International Patient Coordinator can discuss the costs of each option with you.
To help you understand what to expect, we’ve outlined the steps of our treatment process. Our team is committed to helping you along the way, through each step of your journey.
Our goal is to make sure you have the proper support in place at the start of your cycle and throughout the duration of your treatment.
We offer many educational videos and booklets to help you understand the fertility treatment process.
Our social workers are available to meet with you at any point during your treatment cycle. They can help you manage the physical and emotional aspects of your treatment and also help you understand the expectations and requirements involved.
The CIRS International Patient Coordinator can help you navigate around the city of Boston, the hospital and surrounding area. The International Patient Coordinator can also help you make your travel accommodations.
Feel free to reach out with any questions or concerns you have about reproductive healthcare services at CRIS. Our International Patient Coordinator is available to help you.
The Brigham and Women’s Hospital International Patient Center can assist overseas patients with many of the above steps and can be reached at +1-617-732-5777 (Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–5:30 p.m. EST), or by email at BHIntl@bwh.harvard.edu.
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