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Our Experts at the UPMC Magee Center for Reproduction and Transplantation

The UPMC Magee Center for Reproduction Transplantation (CRT) offers a team approach to preserving fertility.

We work with experts in fields such as:

  • Ob-gyn.
  • Reproductive sciences.
  • Urology.
  • Children's health.
  • Cancer.

Meet Our Fertility Experts

Kyle Orwig, PhD
Professor of Ob-gyn & Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Scientific Lead and Director, UPMC Magee CRT
Director, UPMC Fertility Preservation Program

Julie Rios, MD
Associate Professor of Ob-gyn and Reproductive Sciences, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Clinical Lead, UPMC Magee CRT
Director, Center for Fertility and Reproductive Endocrinology

Kathleen Hwang, MD
Associate Professor of Urology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Director, UPMC Men's Health Center

David Wininger, PhD, HCLD
Director, CRT Andrology and Fertility Preservation Laboratory

CRT staff

Sarah Acierno, BS — Lab Supervisor.

Danyale Brazos, BS — Andrology Specialist.

Lauren Callewaert, BS — Andrology Specialist.

Kayla Downs, BS — Andrology Specialist.

Jennifer Hamilton, BS— Lab Manager.

Gaby Gutierrez-Villarreal — Administrative Assistant.

Amy Jutca, CRNP — Patient Navigator.

Rachel Kelley-Lore, BS, CMPE — Clinical Administrator.

Alexandra Lackos, MHA — Executive Administrator, Dept. of Ob-Gyn and Women's Health.

(Tiffany) Brooke McClendon, PhD — Program Coordinator.

Rachel Neelley, BA — Program Coordinator.

Anna Wecht, BSN — Nurse Coordinator II.

Nagham Younis, PhD — Research Technician.

Amanda Zielen, PhD — Research Manager.

Other UPMC Experts We Work With

UPMC Magee CRT works with experts at the following hospitals.

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center

Jessica Berger, MD — Gynecologic Cancer.

Rushir Choksi, MD — Blood Cancer, Medical Oncology.

Alexander Olawaiye, MD — Gynecologic Cancer.

Vincent Reyes, MD — Assistant Medical Director, Medical Oncology Network.

UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

Glenn Cannon, Jr., MD — Pediatric Urology.

Serena Chan, MD — Pediatric Gynecology.

Erika Friehling, MD — Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.

Amy Jutca, CRNP — Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.

Marcus Malek, MD — Pediatric Surgical Oncology.

Louis Rapkin, MD — Pediatric Hematology/Oncology.

UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital

Minimally Invasive Surgery

Ted Teh Min Lee, MD

Reproductive endocrinology and infertility

Rachel Beverley, MD

Robert Collins, MD

Gabriella Gosman, MD

Vasiliki Moragianni, MD

Joseph Sanfilippo, MD

Make an Appointment at the UPMC Magee Center for Reproduction and Transplantation

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