Doctor Profile

Lawrence Grunfeld
MD

Lawrence Grunfeld
MD

Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York - Eastside
635 Madison Avenue, 10th Floor
New York, NY 10022-1009

New York

New York (NY)

Contact Contact Lawrence Grunfeld
T: 212-756-5777
F: 212-756-5770

Visit: www.rmany.com
Reproductive Endocrinology; Obstetrics/Gynecology

Reproductive Endocrinology

Obstetrics/Gynecology


Profile

Dr. Lawrence Grunfeld is a board-certified Reproductive Endocrinologist. He is a clinical associate professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine and co-director of Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York. Dr. Grunfeld received his medical degree at Mount Sinai and his OB/GYN training at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He also completed fellowships in reproductive medicine at both the Albert Einstein Medical College and Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Grunfeld served as Director of Fellowship Training at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, where he has been performing IVF procedures since 1986.

Dr. Grunfeld is well known in the field of infertility for his expertise in sonography, reproductive surgery, and in vitro fertilization. He has authored dozens of significant articles in these fields and lectures extensively on infertility. Dr. Grunfeld is recognized for achieving high success rates with IVF, ICSI, ovum donation and other Assisted Reproductive Technologies (ART). New York Magazine has championed him as being one of the “Top Doctors” in New York every year since 2004, and SuperDocs has selected him to appear in their 2018 New York Edition.

Dr. Grunfeld received the American Fertility Association Family Building Award in 2001 and the A T.I.M.E Community Service Award in 2005. He is also a 2008 recipient of Bonei Olam’s Humanitarian Award and was honored in 2011 as Physician of the Year by Puah Institute. He was also featured in the documentary “And Baby Makes Two.”

Published In:

New York Super Doctors 2019
New York Super Doctors 2018
New York Super Doctors 2017
New York Super Doctors 2016
New York Super Doctors 2015
New York Super Doctors 2014
New York Super Doctors 2013
New York Super Doctors 2012
New York Super Doctors 2011
New York Super Doctors 2010
New York Super Doctors 2009
New York Super Doctors 2008

About Lawrence Grunfeld

Medical School: Mount Sinai School of Medicine of New York University

Graduation Year: 1979

Professional Webpage: https://www.rmany.com/our-team/physicians/dr-lawrence-grunfe...

Honors and Awards:

Top Doctor, 2018

Castle Connolly / New York Magazine

The top doctors who are listed on this website's directory were nominated by their peers in an extensive survey process of thousands of American doctors each year. These Top Doctors' medical educations, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary histories - and much more - are screened by the Castle Connolly physician-led research team. Those doctors who are among the very best in their specialties and in their communities are selected for inclusion.

Top Doctor New York Metro Area, 2018

Castle Connolly / New York Magazine

The top doctors who are listed on this website's directory were nominated by their peers in an extensive survey process of thousands of American doctors each year. These Top Doctors' medical educations, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary histories - and much more - are screened by the Castle Connolly physician-led research team. Those doctors who are among the very best in their specialties and in their communities are selected for inclusion.

Top Doctor New York Metro Area, 2017

Castle Connolly / New York Magazine

The top doctors who are listed on this website's directory were nominated by their peers in an extensive survey process of thousands of American doctors each year. These Top Doctors' medical educations, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary histories - and much more - are screened by the Castle Connolly physician-led research team. Those doctors who are among the very best in their specialties and in their communities are selected for inclusion.

Top Doctor, 2016

Castle Connolly / New York Magazine

The top doctors who are listed on this website's directory were nominated by their peers in an extensive survey process of thousands of American doctors each year. These Top Doctors' medical educations, training, hospital appointments, disciplinary histories - and much more - are screened by the Castle Connolly physician-led research team. Those doctors who are among the very best in their specialties and in their communities are selected for inclusion.

Special Licenses/Certifications:

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertilty

American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Professional Activity:

Assistant Professor

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

New York, NY

1995

Acting Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

New York, NY

1993

Director of Reproductive Endocrine Fellowship

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

New York, NY

1993

Post Doctoral Associate

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Yale University School of Medicine

New Haven, CT

1987

Clinical Instructor

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Montefiore Medical Center

Bronx, New York

1986

Clinical Associate Professor

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

New York, NY

Publications, Lectures and Presentations:

Cervical dilatation improves the ease of access to the endometrial cavity in patients with a prior history of cervical stenosis and/or a difficult embryo transfer. This study aims to evaluate IVF cycle outcome(s) of patients who underwent cervical dilatation (CD) prior to an embryo transfer (ET).

Author, Reproductive Outcome is Optimized When an Embryo Transfer is Performed 1 to 3 Months after Cervical Dilation, Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 2017

The aim of this study is to compare implantation and live birth rates (LBR) between fresh euploid embryo transfers versus cryo-all cycles with a subsequent embryo transfer into a prepared endometrium.

Author, Reproductive outcome is optimized by genomic embryo screening, vitrification, and subsequent transfer into a prepared synchronous endometrium, Journal of Assisted Reproductive Genetics, 2016

To evaluate the relationship of endometrial thickness (EnT) and endometrial pattern (EnP) to euploid embryo transfer (ET) outcomes.

Author, Endometrial Pattern, but not endometrial thickness, affects implantation rates in euploid embryo transfers, Fertility and Sterility, 2015

Educational Background:

Sophie Davis Center for Biomedical Education

BS, 1977

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

MD, 1979

Mount Sinai School of Medicine

Intern, 1980

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology, 1984

Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology, 1986

Yale University Medical School

Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology, 1987


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