Our River North Clinic and IVF Center are officially open!

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FCI's information on COVID-19

We are pleased to resume all patient care services. 

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Important information regarding the 2020 flu vaccine

Dr. Hirshfeld-Cytron provides some insight into why you should get the injection.

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Time To Talk Fertility Podcast

Our FCI doctors discuss topics ranging from LGBTQ family building to boosting fertility naturally.

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Virtual Fertility 101 Replay

Our second Virtual Fertility 101 was a great success! Thank you to everyone who joined us.

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Our focus on advanced reproductive technology means better chances for you.


Serving the Chicago area, Northern Indiana, and Southern Wisconsin.


Dr. Asima K. Ahmad

Dr. Ahmad feels grateful to play a role in this stage of her patients' lives. Her research interests focus on PCOS, the utilization of InvoCell, as well as cervical, ovarian, and uterine cancers.

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Dr. Edward L. Marut

With 30 years of award-winning service as an IVF Medical Director, Dr. Marut holds numerous honors and lifetime board certifications.

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Dr. Allison K. Rodgers

Dr. Rodgers' approach to care has been influenced by her own infertility and pregnancy loss. She has published many original research articles in top medical journals. She also writes for her blog, Destination: Parenthood, on many fertility related subjects.

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Dr. John J. Rapisarda

Dr. Rapisarda's personalized approach to patient care has made him an annual recipient of the Patients' Choice Award.

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Dr. Jennifer E. Hirshfeld-Cytron

Known for providing personalized, comprehensive care, Dr. Hirshfeld-Cytron’s clinical expertise is augmented by her experience as a woman and mother.

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Dr. Elie L. Hobeika

Dr. Hobeika's medical research keeps him at the forefront of the industry. He has specific interest in recurrent pregnancy loss and PCOS.

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My husband and I both loved Dr. Ahmad. She always treated us as though we weren't just patients but that she actually cared about us and our outcomes.




Dr. Jacobs is the most knowledgeable and persistent doctor you could possibly hope for in the fertility world.




It has been a true pleasure being a patient of Dr. Uhler. She is very kind, knowledgeable and willing to take the time to listen to your questions, concerns.




With Dr. Kaplan I have two children and will always be grateful for his knowledge and empathic professionalism.




While we are at the beginning of our fertility journey, Dr. Sipe has been extremely encouraging, patient, and understanding. We feel confident our chances of success are at their highest in his hands along with the FCI team.




When they say, “Your miracle. Our mission” it’s true. Today, we are holding our precious miracle! We are forever grateful.



Podcast: 20 Fertility Myths - True or False?

When it comes to trying for a baby, whether you want advice or not, people everywhere are all too happy to give you their ...

Podcast: How to Boost Fertility Naturally

Boosting fertility naturally involves making healthy lifestyle choices around nutrition, exercise, and weight and requires ...

How Can Age Impact a Woman's Fertility?

Wherever you are on your journey to parenthood, we encourage you to seek the advice of a specialist if you are experiencing any ...

Podcast: The Emotional Impact of Infertility and How to Heal

It’s important to know that if you are experiencing distance in your relationship as a result of infertility, you are not alone.


Financial Coordinating

Let our experts help make your treatments more affordable.


Insurance Coverage

Our staff can help you understand your fertility benefits and maximize coverage.


Out-of-Town Patients

People come to us from around the globe. We're here to help you achieve success.


Treatment Options

Your physician will customize a treatment plan to meet your unique needs.