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V. Gabriel Garzo, M.D.

Dr. Garzo

Dr. Garzo has been board certified in the subspecialty of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility since 1989. He is an Associate Clinical Professor of Reproductive Medicine at the University of California at San Diego. Prior to joining the Center for Advanced Reproductive Care in Redondo Beach in 1991, he was Infertility Specialist and Director of the In Vitro Fertilization Laboratory at Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation in La Jolla. He has been an Adjunct Assistant Member of the Research Institute of Scripps Clinic and was an Instructor of Microsurgery at the Naval Hospital in San Diego. Dr. Garzo is currently a staff member of Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla.

After he received his medical degree from the University of Chile, he served as a resident in General Surgery at the University of Manitoba and completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Toronto General Hospital. He also completed two years of research in ovarian physiology at the prestigious Banting and Best Institute in Toronto and a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of California at San Diego. Dr. Garzo is a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons of Canada.

Dr. Garzo enjoys singing, playing the guitar, dancing the Argentine Tango, and listening to many different types of music.

See Dr. Garzo interviewed for San Diego Fox 5 about the first pregnancy in San Diego using Egg Vitrification.

EDUCATION:

University of Chile, M.D.
University of Toronto, M.Sc.

INTERNSHIPS:

Rotating Internship, University of Manitoba
Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Canada

RESIDENCY:

Resident in Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

Resident in General Surgery
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

Resident in Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

FELLOWSHIP:

  • Fellow in Reproductive Endocrinology, Department of Reproductive Medicine, University of California, San Diego
  • Research Fellow, Banting and Best, Department of Medical Research, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada,
  • Senior Clinical Fellow, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
  • Clinical Fellow, Reproductive Biology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
  • Royal College of Surgeons of Canada, Obstetrics and Gynecology

BOARD CERTIFICATION:

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

APPOINTMENTS:

  • Medical Director, Reproductive Partners - UCSD Regional Fertility Center La Jolla, California
  • Staff Physician, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla , California
  • Associate Clinical Professor, Department of Reproductive Medicine, University of California, San Diego
  • Director, Center for Advanced Reproductive Care - La Jolla, California
  • Private Practice San Diego, California
  • Staff Physician, Center for Advanced Reproductive Care South Bay Hospital Redondo Beach, California
  • Adjunct Assistant Member, Department of Molecular and Experimental Medicine, Research Institute of Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation, La Jolla, California
  • Consultant and Instructor Microsurgical Laboratory, Naval Hospital San Diego, California
  • Staff Physician, Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology Director, In Vitro Fertilization Laboratory Fertility Center, Scripps Clinic and Research Foundation La Jolla, California
  • Senior Fellow, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Canada
  • Instructor of Anatomy, School of Medicine, University of Manitoba, Canada