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Our Staff

Our team of physicians, embryologists, and nurses are among the best in the field of reproductive endocrinology:

Reproductive Endocrinologists

Photo of Dr. Howard A Zacur, M.D.

Zacur, Howard A, M.D.

Professor of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Expertise, Disease and Conditions: Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding, Gynecology and Obstetrics, Infertility, Menopause, Ovarian Dysfunction, Polycystic Ovaries, Prolactin Disorders, Uterine Fibroids



Reproductive Endocrinology Fellows

  • Carolyn Alexander, M.D.
  • Ziad Hubayter, M.D.
  • Christopher Lipari, M.D.
  • Richard Meter, M.D.


  • Jonathan P. Jarow, M.D.
  • Karen Boyle, M.D.

IVF Nurses

  • Ann Grode, R.N.
  • Pat Chinn, R.N.
  • Janice Linder, R.N.
  • Shakisha Mickle, C.M.A.

Nursing Staff

  • Traci Carter, C.M.A.
  • Yelena Malykin, C.M.A.
  • Dianne Spera, R.N.


  • Carolina Petrella, B.S.
  • Kimberly C. Thrift, B.S., CLS (CG)
  • Kathleen Broman, B.S.

Financial Counselors

  • Carolyn Elkins
  • Carol Green

Patient Coordinators

  • Sandra Watson (Andrology Lab)
  • Tricia Guy
  • Leanna Lemis
  • Kevia Patterson

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