Dr. Lawrence B. Werlin

Dr. Lawrence Werlin - Southern California Fertiltiy Doctor

Practicing in Orange County since 1982, Dr. Lawrence B. Werlin is a nationally noted specialist in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility (REI), is the founder and Medical Director of Coastal Fertility Medical Center, Irvine, California, USA.

Dr. Werlin was the Founder & Director of the Hoag Memorial Hospital Fertility Services. He serves as Professor in the Division of REI at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), where he has been a member of the clinical faculty since 1982.

His credentials as a leader in Reproductive Endocrinology and infertility earn Dr. Werlin the respect of his peers and patients. Dr. Werlin pioneered the use of Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) in Southern California, and is considered a nationally noted expert in its application. He was the principal investigator of three major PGD studies that are forging the way for the future of reproductive medicine.

Among his many accomplishments, Dr.Werlin was honored as the recipient of the National Fellowship in Reproductive Medicine at the National Institute of Health. He also served as Chairman of the validation Committee for the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technologies for nearly a decade.

Dr. Werlin has been listed as one of Orange Coast Magazine’s Top Doctors of Orange County continuously from 1996 to 2014. He has been selected Best Doctor in America, 1996 through 2014; Los Angeles Magazine’s Southern California Super Doctor for his specialty (REI) from 2008 through 2014; and chosen as one of America’s Top Obstetricians & Gynecologists from 2002 through 2014. In addition, he was the recipient of the Patients’ Choice Award in 2008 through 2014; has been featured consistently in Who’s Who & Medicine and Healthcare since 2002, and was most recently voted “Most Compassionate Doctor in America” from 2008 through 2014.

Dr. Werlin is a member of American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), The Society of Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART), Pacific Coast Reproductive Society (PCRS), and serves on the Medical Advisory Board for Resolve. He has authored numerous abstracts and articles in peer review journals in his subspecialty, and is currently a reviewer for the journal “Fertility & Sterility”.

Dr. Werlin Speaks with Dr. Barnes of "Expert Voices"

Dr. Werlin spoke with Dr. Barnes on the medical program "Expert Voices" in which he discussed various fertility treatments such as IVF, ICSI, as well as topics that include PGD, fresh vs. frozen donor eggs and CFMC's free fertility seminars. Lastly, Dr. Werlin revealed just how many babies he's responsible for bringing into the world and how he feels when success is achieved.

Coastal Fertility - One on One with Dr. Werlin

Watch a fascinating one-on-one interview with CFMC's own Dr. Werlin as he explains his role in the field of fertility research and treatment and his pioneer work regarding PGD (Pre-Implantation Diagnosis). Hear from Dr. Werlin himself on what separates CFMC from other fertility clinics, and why patients feel that they are a part of our family.