Through offering successful clinical outcomes and exceptional physician experiences, 5 additional SGF practices have been named as Centers of Excellence by Optum.TM 

Rockville, MD – Five Shady Grove Fertility (SGF) practices have been added as Centers of Excellence by Optum™, a leading information and technology-enabled health services business dedicated to helping make the health system work better for everyone. In order to earn this distinction, SGF demonstrated successful clinical outcomes and exceptional physician experience, staffing, and facilities, as well as maintained accreditation status and continuous quality assurance. 

“It is a great privilege to be able to help our patients achieve the family of their dreams,” shares Tomer Singer, M.D., Medical Director of SGF New York. “We are proud to be designated as a Center of Excellence and serve our patients with world class fertility care.”  

Optum and SGF are committed to providing quality infertility and family-building services to individuals and couples trying to conceive. Through a rigorous evaluation process, Optum has developed Centers of Excellence networks that provide access to clinically superior, cost-effective health care. 

The SGF practices added as Centers of Excellence include: 

  • SGF Houston formerly known as the Center of Reproductive Medicine (CORM) 
  • SGF Tampa Bay, 
  • SGF Richmond, 
  • SGF Colorado, 
  • and SGF New York 

These practices join the list of current SGF Centers of Excellence, including SGF in Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Northern Virginia; SGF Atlanta; and SGF Pennsylvania.  

“Becoming a Center of Excellence further reiterates our commitment to providing patient-centered fertility care,” shares Erika Johnston-MacAnanny, M.D., Medical Director of SGF Richmond. “Patients can rest assured their family-building plans are in excellent hands with Shady Grove Fertility.”  

SGF, a founding partner of US Fertility, is a leading fertility and IVF center with more than 100,000 babies born, offering patients individualized care and innovative financial options, including the Shared Risk 100% Refund Program. This exclusive program provides patients with the opportunity to pay a fixed amount for up to 6 fresh IVF or donor egg cycles and any subsequent frozen embryo transfers (FETs). Of the total Shared Risk 100% Refund Program participants, 82 percent take home a baby, and the rest receive a full refund to use for other family-building options. 

To schedule a new patient appointment at one of SGF’s Centers of Excellence, contact the SGF New Patient Center at 1-888-761-1967 or complete a brief online request form.  

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.