This resource includes information about physicians, complementary care providers, surrogacy, egg donation and sperm donation agencies, adoption agencies, lawyers, pharmacists and other professionals committed to assisting you.
Established in 1998, Surrogate Alternatives was one of the very first surrogate and egg donation agencies in San Diego, CA and is the only agency still in business out of the original founding agencies. Surrogate Alternatives provides services through third party reproduction and collaborate with clinics, attorneys and other professionals to ensure smooth case management and a successful outcome.
Surrogate Alternatives offers extended and unparalleled support in their guidance and care given to their clients, surrogates and egg donors. You can view over a decade of events on their web site and many of the staff employed at Surrogate Alternatives are or have been surrogate mothers or egg donors previously.
Surrogate Alternatives is associated with many prestigious affiliations in the fertility field, including: Inciid, Resolve, Fertile Hope, America Fertility, ASRM, AFA and the BBB. Diana Van De Voort-Perez, President and Founder of Surrogate Alternatives has participated in television interviews, documentaries and has been featured in news articles and multi-media publications world-wide.
Surrogate Alternatives offers free, no-obligation consultations at their office, by phone or through Skype.
Diane Michelsen has found her calling in the family formation field. Licensed to practice law in California and Hawaii, she also has a Masters degree in Social Work and has practiced family counseling and mediation. Her optimistic, innovative and “can do” approach has led to her recognition as a groundbreaking leader in the family formation field.
Donald P. Evenson Ph.D., H.C.L.D.
P.O. Box 107, 219 Kasan Avenue Volga, South Dakota 57071
The president and director of SCSA Diagnostics, Donald Evenson, Ph.D, HCLD, and colleagues invented and developed the SCSA® test in 1980 and has over 25 years experience measuring tens of thousands of animal and human sperm samples.Dr. Evenson and his staff are highly dedicated to helping TTC couples and their doctors find a clear, early answer to infertility problems through the innovative SCSA® test.
Dr. Evenson is likely the most knowledgeable and experienced person in the world to conduct, analyze and interpret this complex assay, and has published over a hundred articles in peer reviewed medical journals, participated in extensive collaborations with international laboratories and has been invited to speak around the world on six continents.
Dorothy Mitchell-Leef, M.D.
Reproductive Biology Associates
1100 Johnson Ferry Road Suite 200 Atlanta, Georgia 30342
Dr. Mitchell-Leef received her medical training from the University of Louisville in Kentucky, where she completed her internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology and a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.
Dr. Mitchell-Leef is board-certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She is a member of the Atlanta Obstetrical and Gynecological Society, the American Society of Reproductive Medicine, the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, the Society of Reproductive Surgeons, and the South Atlantic Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
E. Scott Sills, M.D., F.A.C.O.G., F.A.C.S.
Pacific Reproductive Center
3720 Lomita Blvd., Suite 200 Torrance, California 90505
Born in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, Dr. Sills comes to PRC from the Sims Institute in Dublin, Ireland, one of Europe’s largest and most successful IVF clinics. While actively seeing patients, Dr. Sills also served as director of Sims’ research program which generated more projects in reproductive endocrinology than conducted at all five Irish medical schools combined. He has published more than 100 scholarly papers and his research has been presented at conferences in Africa, Asia, Europe, India, North and South America, and the Middle East.
Dr. Sills is a graduate of Vanderbilt University and the University of Tennessee College of Medicine. Following sub-specialty training in reproductive endocrinology at Cornell University, he became the first full-time REI physician in Dutchess County, New York, where he established a new initiative among Arab, Israeli and Persian fertility experts. The resulting paper summarized fertility services throughout the Middle East, and was published in London’s Journal of Experimental & Clinical Assisted Reproduction.
Married to a native Californian and the father of four, Dr. Sills says that his professional experiences outside the United States have given him new appreciation for the advantages of advanced American technology.