Georgia Reproductive Specialists is pleased to welcome Dr. Desireé McCarthy-Keith, the newest member of our medical team. Dr. McCarthy-Keith earned her medical degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and also a Master of Public Health in maternal and child health from the University of North Carolina. She completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency training at Duke University Medical Center and a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Maryland. During her fellowship, Dr. McCarthy-Keith’s research focused on the molecular mechanisms of uterine fibroid regulation. She has special interests in fertility evaluation, uterine fibroids and reproductive health disparities. She has authored several peer-reviewed publications on reproductive and infertility topics and has presented her research nationally.
Prior to joining GRS, Dr. McCarthy-Keith practiced general obstetrics and gynecology in Virginia and South Carolina. Most recently, she engaged in the evaluation of patients with reproductive endocrine and fertility disorders at the National Institutes of Health and Walter Reed Army Medical Center. Dr. McCarthy-Keith was a lieutenant commander in the United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps and held the position of assistant professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.
Dr. McCarthy-Keith is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology. She is a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine. A native of North Carolina, Dr. McCarthy-Keith is married with two children. In her free time she enjoys reading, cooking and outdoor activities with her family.