• Premier international destination for families pursuing fertility treatment
• State-of-the-art center that provides superior, personalized care to fulfill your dreams of starting a family
• First non-hospital-based outpatient in vitro fertilization center in the state of Connecticut
Meet the Team
Gad Lavy, M.D., F.A.C.O.GMedical Director and Physician
Dr. Lavy is the medical director and founder of New England Fertility (NEF), the first non-hospital-based outpatient in vitro fertilization (IVF) center in the state of Connecticut. Dr. Lavy received his training at Hadassah Medical School at Hebrew University in Israel and completed his residency at Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut, where he served on the medical faculty of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Prior to founding New England Fertility in 1991, Dr. Lavy was an assistant professor in the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology at Yale University School of Medicine for four years and served as the director of the Yale program for assisted reproduction.
Dr. Lavy is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology. In addition to being medical director of New England Fertility, he is a medical staff member in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Stamford Hospital in Stamford, Connecticut, and a consulting physician in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Greenwich Hospital in Greenwich, Connecticut. A member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine and the Society of Reproductive Surgeons, Dr. Lavy is an internationally recognized speaker and author on the topics of infertility, assisted reproductive technology (ART), and gestational surrogacy and egg donation.
Nicole Browne, M.D.Reproductive Endocrinologist
Double board-certified in reproductive endocrinology and infertility as well as obstetrics and gynecology, Dr. Browne earned her medical degree from Yale School of Medicine and her bachelor’s degree in chemistry from Dartmouth College. She completed her residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital in New Haven, Connecticut, and a combined fellowship at the National Institutes of Health, Walter Reed Army Medical Center, National Naval Medical Center, and Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences in Bethesda, Maryland.
Dr. Browne has been published in a multitude of fertility publications, including The Female Patient, Fertility and Sterility and Obstetrics and Gynecology. Numerous presentations and lectures, and her awards in medicine, research and academia have additionally established Dr. Browne as a leader in fertility health.