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Eugene Katz, M.D.

Dr. Eugene Katz


Eugene Katz, M.D. is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and reproductive endocrinology. He received his medical degree in 1978 from The University of Chile, Magna Cum Laude and was top graduate in his class. Dr. Katz then went on to an OB/GYN residency at Catholic University in Santiago, Chile. In 1981 he came to the United States and completed his OB/GYN residency at Tulane University in New Orleans in 1985. In 1987, he completed a two-year fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology/Infertility at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland.

Dr. Katz served as Assistant Professor and Director of In Vitro Fertilization at the University of Maryland from 1987 to 1992. Dr Katz joined the GBMC Fertility Center in 1992 and became Director of the Center in 1997. Dr. Katz is currently Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine and a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Maryland. He has served as the Director for the Baltimore - Washington Area Reproductive Endocrinologists (BWARE), an educational organization of specialists, between 1995 and 1997.

Dr. Katz has published over 60 journal articles and serves as an ad hoc reviewer for Fertility and Sterility. He has pioneered the use of the Robotic DaVinci laparoscope for tubal surgery, particularly for outpatient reversal of tubal ligations having performed the first of such procedures in a non-academic center in the Mid-Atlantic area in 2005. He is fluent in Spanish and understands German.

Languages: English, Spanish

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Awards & Recognition

Baltimore Magazine's Top Doctor (2000, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014)
Washingtonian's Top Doctor (2012)
Best Doctors in America® 
Washington Consumers Checkbook'sTop Doctors of 2015

Professional Organizations

Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Read and Watch More from Dr. Katz

11/18/13 - Hysterosalpingogram (HSG) 
03/02/10 - CBS - WJZ: Report: Women Lose 90 Percent of Eggs by 30

Dr. Katz's Reviews

"The friendliness and geniune care of everyone of the staff from Diane at the front desk all the way up to Dr. Katz has been the best part of the experience. You don't get this everywhere."

"Dr Katz always puts us at ease and we never feel rushed when we meet with him. He always keeps things light-hearted too."

"Dr Katz was wonderful. Very understanding and did not feel rushed at all. Really felt like he cared."

"Working with Dr. Katz is so reassuring and calming! I loved that he listened to our story and questions and "got" it - and then gave us our plan from A-Z... as someone who likes a plan, I really appreciated his thoroughness and patience when explaining each component."

"Drs. Yazigi, Katz and McClamrock all particpated in my care and I cannot thank them enough for their kind and compassionate care. With them I felt a sense of hope that I had not previously felt such that no matter what our outcome, I knew we were in the right hands. The nurses, staff, ACS center staff should be commended for the exceptional job they do. I do not have enough words to express my appreciation. I truly feel blessed to have had the opportunity to be a patient of Shady Grove's in one of life's most stressful circumstances. Thank you from the bottom of my heart."

"Dr Eugene Katz is such a pleasure to work with , his bedside manner is one that many other physicans should model themselves to be like. Many times as a patient you feel uncomfortable enough just going in the office, however Dr Katz makes you instantly feel like you are life long friends. In addition, his staff is also a pleasure to work with from Diana at the front desk /finacial to the nursing staff Bernie and Tina. Being a nurse I know that the atmosphere can be sometimes hectic and demanding but even under time constraints I always have the feeling of a quality and loving care."- Shawn, October 2013