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At the Massachusetts General Hospital Fertility Center, you're cared for by a team of experts - from doctors to nurses, social workers, embryologists, scientific staff and support staff. While your doctor is the head of the team, you stay in control and are included in every decision along the way.
Please note: Fertility appointments are currently available at three locations. When making an appointment, please call the location where you would like to be seen:
Mass General main campus (Boston): 617-726-8868
North Shore Center for Outpatient Care (Danvers): 978-882-6767
Partners Reproductive Medicine Center (Newton-Wellesley Hospital): 617-243-5200 (Ask for Jan Shifren, MD, when making your appointment)
Accepting New Patients
Our nurse practitioners work alongside our fertility physicians to offer compassionate patient care that incorporates the latest innovations and focuses on each patient’s unique needs.
Family Nurse Practitioner
Barbara Wuerthner, NP, specializes in infertility care. She is also a North American Menopause Society (NAMS)-certified menopause practitioner. Barbara's previous specialty included cervical cancer screening with colposcopy.
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