Stephen Sawin, MD, FACOG
Board Certified Fertility Specialist:
- — Obstetrics and Gynecology
- — Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
- Top Physician by South Jersey Magazine: 2008-2020
- Top Physician for Women by South Jersey Magazine in 2011-2019
- Top Doc by SJ Magazine in 2009-2020
- Philadelphia Magazine Top Doc 2012-2020
- Inside Jersey Magazine Top Doctor 2012-2019
- Inside Jersey Magazine Top Doctor for Women 2014-2016
- US News and World Report Top Doctor 2012-2020
- MSP Communications Super Doctor 2016-2017
Dr. Sawin graduated at the top of his class from the University of Rochester School of Medicine where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society. He completed both his Residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and his Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Pennsylvania, during which time he won the medical student teaching award. After fellowship,Dr. Sawin moved to North Carolina where he was the director of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility for the Mountain Area Health Education Center. During his five years in North Carolina, Dr. Sawin won two teaching awards for his work with resident physicians.
He has special interest and expertise in the areas of in vitro fertilization (IVF), the surgical management of uterine fibroids (myomectomy) including the minimally invasive technique of laparoscopic robotic myomectomy and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Dr. Sawin has performed over 3,500 IVF procedures and over 2,500 surgical procedures in his career.
He has published extensively and has been invited to speak at local and national scientific meetings. He has published research on the safety of myomectomy for uterine fibroids, the role of tubal hydrosalpinx on IVF success rates and the proper development of the endometrium and its effect on embryonic implantation. He is a two time recipient of the Philadelphia Area Reproductive Endocrine Society Award for original research in infertility as well as the S Leon Isreal award given by the Philadelphia Obstetrical Society. In addition, he has twice been awarded the Medical Professional Appreciation Award by the Polycystic Ovary Association, a national patient support group for PCOS. Dr. Sawin is the past President of the Philadelphia Area Reproductive Endocrine Society (PARES).
He has helped to educate numerous OB/GYN physicians preparing for their board certification exams by lecturing at several board review courses. At the national level, he recently completed service on the Practice Subcommittee on Reproductive Endocrinology of the American College of OB/GYN, which helps set the national standards for appropriate Fertility care.
Education And Affiliations
University of Rochester School of Medicine 1987-1991
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center 1991-1995
Medical Student Teaching Award
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
University of Pennsylvania Medical Center 1995-1997
Board Certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility 2000
Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology 1998
Diplomat, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology,
Fellow, American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
American Society for Reproductive Medicine
Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Society of Reproductive Surgeons
Philadelphia Area Reproductive Endocrine Society
Philadelphia Obstetrical Society
Virtua Voorhees Hospital
Virtua Memorial Hospital
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
“After coming from another clinic I was completely impressed by Dr. Sawin. He took the time to get to know us an helped us on our journey to be a family. Thank you!”
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