To address the high demand in the region for top-quality fertility care, SGF has expanded its physician team to include Dr. Johanna Archer at SGF Jones Institute in Norfolk, Virginia.  

US Fertility, the nation’s largest partnership of physician-owned and physician-led top-tier fertility practices, welcomes Johanna Archer, V.M.D, M.S., M.D., to Shady Grove Fertility’s (SGF) Jones Institute in Norfolk, Virginia. Dr. Archer is now scheduling new patient appointments.  

“At SGF Jones Institute, there is daily enthusiasm, dedication, and care,” shares Dr. Archer. “Helping a patient achieve a pregnancy is the best feeling in the world. I’m grateful to be joining a practice that stands behind its high success rates with an approach to care that puts patients first.”     

SGF Jones Institute offers patients in Virginia’s Hampton Roads region excellence in advanced fertility care. Dr. Archer will provide comprehensive fertility services, including:  

  • fertility and ovarian reserve testing and diagnosis,  
  • semen analysis,  
  • hysterosalpingogram (HSG),  
  • low-tech fertility treatment options such as intrauterine insemination (IUI),  
  • in vitro fertilization (IVF),  
  • donor egg, sperm, and embryo,  
  • genetic screening and testing,  
  • gestational carrier,  
  • egg freezing,  
  • fertility preservation for patients with cancer, and  
  • LGBTQ+ family building.  

Get to know Dr. Archer 

Dr. Archer is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology (OB/GYN) as well as reproductive endocrinology and infertility (REI). Before Dr. Archer earned her medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia, she graduated from the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Veterinary Medicine and obtained a Master of Science degree in Endocrinology/Reproductive Physiology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She then completed her residency in OB/GYN at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, South Carolina. From there, Dr. Archer trained in REI at the University of California in San Diego, California. During this time, Dr. Archer was recognized for her excellence in research by the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM).   

Dr. Archer is a member of several professional organizations, including the ASRM, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), and the North American Menopause Society (NAMS). Her research interests include polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), recurrent pregnancy loss, endometriosis, and premature ovarian insufficiency (POI).   

Patients may now schedule a new patient appointment with Dr. Archer by calling the SGF New Patient Center at 757-512-8547 or by completing this brief form

About US Fertility 

US Fertility is the largest partnership of physician-owned and physician-led top-tier fertility practices in the United States, offering comprehensive fertility-market-focused non-clinical, administrative, and technical platforms that help domestic and international practices improve patient outcomes and increase patient access. To learn more about partnership- or affiliate-status benefits, call 301-545-1308 or visit

About Shady Grove Fertility (SGF)
SGF is a leading fertility and IVF center of excellence with more than 100,000 babies born from 30+ years of continuous innovation and patient-centered fertility care. With convenient locations throughout the U.S. and in Santiago, Chile, SGF accepts most insurance plans and makes fertility treatment accessible and affordable through innovative financial solutions, including 100% refund guarantees for eligible patients. SGF is a proud partner practice of US Fertility, the largest physician-owned and physician-led partnership of top-tier fertility practices nationally. Call 1-888-761-1967 to schedule a new patient appointment or visit for more information.