Dr. Allison Rodgers is board certified in both Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and has been practicing medicine since 2004. She completed her residency at Case Western Reserve-Metrohealth Medical Center/Cleveland Clinic, followed by a fellowship at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio.

Dr. Rodgers’ personal experiences with both secondary infertility and pregnancy loss have given her a unique insight into reproductive medicine, and she is well-known for her compassionate and individualized patient care. She has published many original research articles in top medical journals on topics such as Endometriosis, Tubal Factor Infertility, In Vitro Fertilization, and Donor Sperm.

Her special interests include In-Vitro Fertilization, Endometriosis, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Unexplained Infertility, Recurrent Pregnancy Loss, and Premature Ovarian Insufficiency. Dr. Rodgers’ blog Destination: Parenthood is featured on ChicagoNow.

You can follow Dr. Rodgers on YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram!

Q & A with Dr. Rodgers:

What is your approach to medicine? 
I strive to care for patients with the compassion and expertise that I would appreciate from my own physician. After beginning my fertility training, I was diagnosed with secondary infertility. Having gone through the full range of infertility therapy, as well as pregnancy loss, has deeply impacted the way that I care for patients. I can appreciate the physical and emotional stress that often accompanies infertility in a unique way. 

What do you like best about being a physician in reproductive medicine?  
I enjoy identifying problems that are causing infertility and finding unique and individualized solutions to help each patient be successful.

Why did you choose to work in the field of reproductive medicine?  
It is so rewarding to help couples overcome fertility problems and have the family they desire.  

In your practice, what are you most proud of?  
I am most proud that I have helped several thousand patients conceive. I love when patients bring their babies back to meet me!  It is a wonderful reminder of the impact we have on patients’ lives.

Share something unique that most people don’t know about you.
I was the third generation in my family to attend the University of Michigan, and second-generation to attend the University of Michigan Medical School.  My father and I even shared an anatomy professor.

What do you do for fun in your spare time?
Horseback Riding, Reading, Baking

Medical School
Doctor of Medicine, University of Michigan, 2000-2004

Case Western Reserve University: Metrohealth Medical Center/Cleveland Clinic, 2004-2008

University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio, 2008-2011

Hospital Privileges
Advocate Christ Medical Center
Advocate Condell Medical Center
Advocate Good Shepherd Hospital
Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital
Advocate Illinois Masonic Medical Center
Ambulatory Surgicenter of Downers Grove
Northshore Evanston Hospital
Northshore Glenbrook Hospital
Northshore Highland Park Hospital
Northshore Skokie Hospital
Northshore Surgical Center
Northwest Community Hospital
Northwest Community Hospital Day Surgery Center
Northwest Surgicare
Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital
Rockford Memorial Hospital

Awards and Accreditations
Selected as one of America’s Top Obstetricians and Gynecologists
Published original research in Fertility & Sterility, Reproductive Sciences, American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology, and Obstetrics & Gynecology

Media Appearances

Live Free Radio Podcast

April 26, 2020 | Dr. Rodgers is a guest on Letisha Bates’ podcast talking about PCOS and its impact on fertility.

Beat Infertility Podcast Beat Infertility Podcast: Ask Dr. Rodgers

2015 – Present | Dr. Rodgers is a frequent guest on Beat Infertility podcast with Heather Huhman.

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Boosting Fertility Naturally Webinar w/Dr. Allison Rodgers

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FERTILITY ADVOCATES UNITE: Supporting RESOLVE during National Infertility Awareness Week | #NIAW2020

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Monday 4/20 - Coffee w/Cade: The Impact of CBD/THC on Fertility (Dr. Camille Hammond and Dr. Rodgers)

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Dr. Allison K. Rodgers former patient, Jennifer Lowright, talks about how a cancer diagnosis not only left her battling for her life, but also battling infertility.

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Dr. Allison Rodgers talks about fertility and what couples can do to increase their chances of a natural pregnancy.

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Dr. Allison Rodgers gives tips on staying healthy during pregnancy including how much caffeine you should have, the real deal on processed foods, and what kind of exercise is safe.