As the Official Fertility Partner of the Gotham FC professional women’s soccer team, SGF will provide players with fertility preservation and other family-building benefits and education. 

NEW YORK — Shady Grove Fertility (SGF), a proud partner practice of US Fertility and industry leader in fertility preservation, is now the Official Fertility Partner of the Gotham FC of the National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL). SGF recognizes the tremendous opportunity to be a part of helping female athletes find a balance between career and family and is proud to support them on their family planning and building journeys.   

“Companies are recognizing that one of the best ways to attract and retain top talent is by offering fertility preservation and other family-building benefits,” shares Anate Brauer, M.D., IVF director of SGF New York. “We want to empower players to take hold of their future fertility as they continue their career paths as professional athletes and role models for so many fans.” 
“Egg freezing technology has significantly evolved over the last decade,” says Stephanie Brownridge, M.D., reproductive endocrinologist at SGF New York. “SGF has been a consistent leader in this evolution and has published extensive data on egg freeze and thaw outcomes. Players and fans alike can trust our expertise as one of the leading egg freezing programs in the nation.” 

“Through our partnership with Shady Grove Fertility, we are providing our players, coaches and staff with access to premier fertility care and empowering them with autonomy in their plans for reproduction,” said Gotham FC Acting President Nan Vogel. “These new benefits give our players the flexibility to continue competing at the top of their game athletic careers while considering plans for their future families. As Gotham FC continues to listen to our players and meet their needs as they balance life with their demanding careers, we are excited to form this partnership with an industry leader in SGF and make expert fertility services available to them.” 

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.