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The Fertility Center of Las Vegas

The Fertility Center of Las Vegas

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Last Update: 03/03/2020


The Fertility Center of Las Vegas is one of the leading fertility centers in the world and has helped create thousands of families by providing the most advanced fertility treatments available today.

The clinic was founded in 1988 by Dr. Bruce Shapiro, and together with Dr. Carrie Bedient, has ever since become a leading fertility center providing patients with unparalleled individualized care and consistently exceptional pregnancy rates.

Together the doctors have pioneered groundbreaking research, which has improved upon the success and safety of IVF treatment and garnered them domestic & international recognition from both patients and physicians.

Their expertise has made them some of the most sought after physicians in their field and they are often called upon by their colleagues to treat complex patients or those with previously unsuccessful cycles.

Available services

Financing Options Financing Options
In-house Operating Room In-house Operating Room
Transparency Policy Transparency Policy
Egg & Sperm Donation Egg & Sperm Donation
Psychological Support Psychological Support
24 Hour Emergency Care 24 Hour Emergency Care
In-house Laboratory In-house Laboratory
En-suite Recovery Rooms En-suite Recovery Rooms

Languages spoken

  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish

Treatments & services

The Fertility Center of Las Vegas is one of the largest providers of third party reproduction in the world, specializing in surrogacy and egg donation. Their experience and dedication is prevalent in every interaction with the medical team and staff. With more than 30+ years providing assisted reproductive technology treatment, hopeful parents can be assured they will receive the highest quality care at The Fertility Center of Las Vegas.

They understand that there is nothing more expensive or costly than a failed treatment cycle, which is why your success is their utmost priority. They offer unique treatment packages to minimize costs and maximize your chances of success which include unlimited embryo transfers and medications for egg donors and surrogates.

At The Fertility Center of Las Vegas, they understand individuals and couples face many challenges when trying to have a family. They believe that their availability and ongoing patient communication are integral to a meaningful patient experience. They are committed to their patients and gladly hold their hands throughout their journey to parenthood.

When you are ready to begin your journey towards parenthood, the experienced team at The Fertility Center will be there for you every step of the way. Contact The Fertility Center of Las Vegas today to schedule a complimentary Skype consultation with one of their expert physicians.

Treatment overview

Below you'll find a list with all treatments available at The Fertility Center of Las Vegas:

Embryo Adoption
Embryo cryopreservation
Fertility preservation
In Vitro Fertilization / ICSI
IUI with Donor Sperm
IUI with Partner's Sperm
IVF with Donor Eggs
IVF with Donor Sperm
Reciprocal IVF

If you're still unsure which fertility treatment is right for you and would like to know more about it, we suggest you read on here: Fertility Treatment Overview.

The treatment costs may vary significantly depending on the tests or techniques included or not, such as the seminogram, medication, fertility testing, medical visits, prolonged culture or embryo vitrification.

This Tool helps you to find out the exact costs of the different fertility clinics (what's included and what's not) and provides you with lots of useful tips for your first appointment.

Why choose FCLV?

  • Located in Las Vegas – a premiere world-class destination home to amazing hospitality, dining and entertainment
  • Exceptional Success Rates – among the highest in the world
  • International Concierge Service – discounted rates on hotels located near the clinic
  • Unique treatment packages with unlimited embryo transfers and donor/surrogate medications included
  • Specialized in complex IVF cases, domestic & international Surrogacy and Donor Egg IVF
  • Doctors are double board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility – the highest degree and education for fertility specialists
  • Doctors and staff are fluent in many languages including English, Spanish, Chinese, French, and German

The family you have been dreaming of may be closer to reality than ever before thanks to the advanced reproductive technology provided by The Fertility Center of Las Vegas.

Medical team

Dr Bruce Shapiro
Founder, Medical Director & Laboratory Director
Nevada license: 5710
Dr Carrie E. Bedient
Staff Physician
Nevada license: 15840
Shelley Schulte
Executive Director
Kim Trede
Executive Assistant
Forest Garner
Research Director
Shiva K. Price
Vice President of Global Operations
Joanne Zhou
Director of China Operations
Ella McNamara
Director of International Marketing
Rose Koziera
New Patient Coordinator
Veronica Jimenez
Patient Services Supervisor
Yanisel Cota Cabrera
Patient Services
Katie Collins
Patient Services
Cara Almogela
Rene Delefave
Roshanda Taylor
Medical Assistant Supervisor
Melissa Jordan
Medical Assistant
Joanna Nava
IVF Medical Assistant
Jaime Principe, RN, BSN, AE-C
Nursing Supervisor
Lesleigh Peña, RN BSN
Registered Nurse
Crystal Rosburg
IVF Supervisor
Christie Dabney
IVF Coordinator
Raquel Arana
IVF Case Manager – Spanish
Yena Li
IVF Case Manager – Chinese
Romain Taillandier
IVF Case Manager – French
Arlyn Garcia
IVF Clinical Coordinator
Laurie Evans
IVF Clinical Coordinator
Sarah Mitre
IVF Clinical Coordinator
Jennifer Cavanaugh
Financial Director
Veronica Garcia
Benefits & Authorizations
Amanda Monaco
Financial Coordinator
Joan Silva
Financial Coordinator


Reviews of fertility patients are generelly very positive. They emphasize the expertise of the clinic staff and the attention to the patient.

On Google Review for example, user Missy states that the staff was eager to help in every way possible and would always be willing to choose the most economic options availabe. Another patient called Sarah would recommend FCLV to any other fertility patients.

The reviews can be seen here.


Last Update: 03/03/2020
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