Dr. Jennifer Hirshfeld-Cytron Joins Fertility Centers of Illinois

  • Dr. Jennifer Hirshfeld-Cytron of Fertility Centers of Illinois

    Dr. Jennifer Hirshfeld-Cytron of Fertility Centers of Illinois

Gina Kremer
Updated 2/6/2013 11:47 AM

Fertility Centers of Illinois is pleased to welcome Dr. Jennifer Hirshfeld-Cytron to their experienced and reputable physician team. Fertility Centers of Illinois has local centers in Glenview, Oakbrook Terrace, Naperville, Lindenhurst, Buffalo Grove, Crystal Lake, and Hoffman Estates.

Dr. Hirshfeld-Cytron's areas of interest and expertise include fertility preservation, polycystic ovarian syndrome, endometriosis, recurrent pregnancy loss, and cost analysis of fertility care. She is part of a research project analyzing the impact of stress, anxiety and sleep dysfunction for patients undergoing fertility preservation and IVF treatment. Her work on the cost analysis of fertility care has been published in the Fertility & Sterility and the Chicago Tribune.


She completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Chicago Hospitals, followed by a fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at Northwestern University Hospital. She also serves as faculty at the University of Illinois Medical Center in Chicago, and previously served as the director of the fertility preservation program.

Dr. Hirshfeld-Cytron is a board certified physician who serves as a member of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Society of Reproductive Medicine, Endocrine Society, and Society of Gynecologic Investigation.

"As a mother, I can appreciate firsthand the incredible gift it is to be a parent," Dr. Hirshfeld-Cytron says. "As a doctor, I have the unique privilege of helping people become parents. The advances in reproductive technology have significantly increased patient's success rates. It is imperative as a fertility specialist to help patients decipher the various treatment options and chose the one that is best for her. It is a true honor to assist couples on this journey to become parents."

Dr. Angie Beltsos, co-managing partner and physician, on behalf of Fertility Centers of Illinois, is eager to welcome Dr. Hirshfeld-Cytron to the team.

"We strive to provide state-of-the-art fertility care and positive patient outcomes," she says. "Dr. Hirshfeld-Cytron has the skill set and experience to enrich our practice and provide exemplary patient service. We are very happy to have her join the Fertility Centers of Illinois team."

For more than 30 years, Fertility Centers of Illinois has helped thousands of couples begin their families. Fertility Centers of Illinois offers cutting-edge fertility treatment technologies and practices to patients, and currently serves as the most renowned center in the Midwest. For more information visit www.fcionline.com