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Learn about Egg Donors and Infertility

“Though you will not share a genetic relationship, you will most certainly share the joys of carrying that child, delivering that child and of being a mother.” ~ Dr. Wendy Shelly

Dr. Wendy Shelly is an infertility specialist overseeing the Fertility Specialists Medical Group (FSMG) Egg Donor Bank in San Diego, serving as the Director of Third Party Reproduction. She holds a University of San Francisco, California (UCSF) board-certification in both Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. A recipient of the Outstanding Resident Teaching Award from UCSF and the Award for Excellence in Obstetrics and Gynecology from the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Dr. Shelly’s approach to fertility care is to provide personal and compassionate infertility care to her patients with reproductive challenges. In this video, listen to Dr. Shelly answer a question many couples and individuals wishing to have a baby may ask: When should you consider using an egg donor?

Learn about:

  • The factors Dr. Shelly considers when advising her patients to use an egg donor as an infertility treatment option
  • What happens during the egg donor process