Gayane Ambartsumyan, MD

After graduating from UCLA summa cum laude, Dr. Ambartsumyan continued at UCLA to earn her medical degree. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at UCLA Medical Center where she was Administrative Chief Resident and recipient of the Outstanding Intern Award. Dr. Ambartsumyan then served as a Clinical Instructor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at UCLA while completing her doctorate in Molecular Biology working with human embryonic stem cells. After earning her doctorate, Dr. Ambartsumyan then completed her fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at UCLA-Cedar Sinai Program.

Dr. Ambartsumyan was awarded a prestigious clinical investigator grant 2 years in a row from California’s Institute of Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) and a highly competitive loan repayment grant from the National Institute of Health. She has written numerous scientific research articles and book chapters in leading medical journals and textbooks. She has presented many of her research findings at national meetings, including the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), International Society of Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) and Society of Gynecologic Investigators (SGI). Dr. Ambartsumyan is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the Department of Ob/Gyn at UCLA where she continues to teach and mentor residents with their research projects who are interested in the field of reproductive medicine.

Dr. Ambartsumyan is committed to helping her patients feel at ease so that they can undergo successful treatment and experience the joy of parenthood. Her personal experience and treatment with infertility gives her better perspective and compassion for each patient’s journey through fertility treatment.

Dr. Ambartsumyan lives in Los Angeles with her husband and their 3 little boys. She speaks English, Armenian and Spanish.

Academic Appointments:

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, UCLA Department of OB/GYN

Board Certification:

  • American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Specialties

  • Reproductive Endocrinology

Types of Care

Education

Type:
Medical Education
Institution:
David Geffen School of Medicine - UC Los Angeles
Type:
Residency
Institution:
UC Los Angeles Medical Center
Type:
Fellowship
Institution:
UC Los Angeles Medical Center

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