Atlanta, GA – Shady Grove Fertility (SGF) Atlanta is proud to announce board certified OB/GYN and board-eligible reproductive endocrinologist Valerie Libby, M.D., M.P.H., FACOG, has joined the practice’s award-winning Atlanta medical team. Dr. Libby will join Atlanta physicians Drs. Desireé McCarthy-Keith, Anne Namnoum, Pavna Brahma, and Mark Perloe, and will begin seeing patients in SGF’s Atlanta – Northside location in late September 2020.

Dr. Libby will provide a full range of state-of-the-art, in-house diagnostic and treatment options for female and male infertility, elective egg freezing, LGBTQ family building, and fertility preservation prior to cancer treatment.

Dr. Libby earned her medical degree at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and completed her residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Parkland Hospital, University of Texas at Southwestern Medical Center. Dr. Libby went on to complete her fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center/Case Western Reserve University.

Dr. Libby has published several peer-reviewed scientific manuscripts, book chapters, and review articles in many leading scientific journals in the fields of reproductive endocrinology and infertility. Her specific research interest is fertility preservation and egg freezing. She is a fellow of the American Congress of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a member of numerous medical organizations.

Dr. Libby’s clinical interests include any aspect of female and male infertility, in particular, making advances in in vitro fertilizationoocyte donationrecurrent pregnancy lossfertility preservation, and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).

“I am honored and thrilled to join SGF Atlanta. The first time I met with SGF, I learned about their core values of integrity, empathy, and increasing access to care—values directly aligned with my own,” says Libby.

SGF Atlanta, who was named Best Reproductive Endocrinology Practice by Kudzu and Top Doctors by Atlanta Magazine, currently has four locations in the greater Atlanta region. Patients also have access to SGF Atlanta’s unique financial options that help make fertility treatment more affordable.

“As a fertility patient myself, I understand the financial burden of IVF,” Libby explains. “SGF mitigates this risk significantly by sharing financial risk with the patients. SGF was one of the first fertility practices to create a refund guarantee program for IVF and donor egg and is constantly maintaining and improving their standards of care with evidence-based practices.”

“We are honored to have Dr. Valerie Libby join the SGF Atlanta medical team. With now five reproductive endocrinologists in the Atlanta region, patients have even more convenient access than ever before to highly specialized fertility care from an esteemed team of physicians,” says Dr. Desireé McCarthy-Keith, Medical Director of SGF Atlanta.

Patients may schedule an appointment with Dr. Libby at SGF’s Atlanta-Northside location by calling 1-877-761-1967 or submit this brief form.

About Shady Grove Fertility (SGF)
SGF is a leading fertility and IVF center of excellence with more than 85,000 babies born and counting. With 37 locations throughout FL, GA, MD, NY, PA, VA, D.C., and Santiago, Chile, we offer patients virtual physician consults, individualized care, accept most insurance plans, and make treatment affordable through innovative financial options, including treatment guarantees. More physicians refer their patients to SGF than any other center. Call 1-888-761-1967 or visit