Dr. Nani is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (REI), and has been practicing medicine since 1996. Dr. Nani completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Cook County Hospital in Chicago in 1994, followed by a fellowship in REI at Beth Israel Hospital/Harvard Medical School in Boston. She has presented numerous scientific papers at national meetings and gave the Presidential Plenary Talk at the Society for Gynecologic Investigation. She is passionate about helping couples and individuals achieve their dream of parenthood, and has a specific interest in third-party reproduction. Her professional interests also include Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) and hysteroscopic surgery.
Q & A with Dr. Nani:
What do you like most about what you do?
I like working with patients who are trying to conceive. The field of reproductive endocrinology has expanded such that there are now many avenues for starting a family.
In practice what are you most proud of?
I am proud of our profound emphasis on continually improving pregnancy rates, while maintaining excellent customer service at the same time.
Why did you choose to work in the field of reproductive medicine?
When I first joined, the field was nearly brand new and the progress over the last 25 years has been extraordinary. I am continually thrilled to see the progress that takes place. It never gets old!
What do you consider your special areas of interest in reproductive medicine and why?
I feel especially interested in the field of Third-Party Reproduction as it has become a resource for many types of patients including the LGBT community.
What is your approach to medicine?
I look at every situation as an individual problem to solve, and it’s true that almost no two cases are exactly alike.
Share something unique that most people don’t know about you.
I am a native of Los Angeles and my favorite group is The Grateful Dead.
What do you do for fun in your spare time?
I like to ride motorcycles, weather permitting, and I like crossword puzzles and jigsaw puzzles.
Doctor of Medicine: University of Illinois College of Medicine, Chicago, 1986-1990
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cook County Hospital, 1990-1994
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Beth Israel Hospital/Harvard Medical School, 1994-1996
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