Prof. Orvieto – a renowned scientific journal editor
The director of Sheba’s IVF Unit, Prof. Raoul Orvieto, has been appointed editor in chief of the prestigious international journal Reproductive Biology & Endocrinology. The IVF unit at Sheba is renowned for its expert treatment of both female and male fertility issues and offers a wide range of advanced therapies
Prof. Raoul Orvieto, Director of the IVF Unit, Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Sheba Medical Center, was appointed Editor in Chief of Reproductive Biology & Endocrinology, a prestigious international journal with a 2.1 impact factor.
The journal focuses on the endocrinology and biology of reproduction. Sheba’s IVF Unit is recognized as one of the leading IVF programs in the country. The Unit’s team offers unparalleled experience in all areas of reproductive medicine, including the most advanced and effective treatments for infertility.
Not surprisingly, couples from all around the world travel to Sheba for fertility treatment. The Unit focuses on aspects of female infertility including mechanical, hormonal, endometriosis, and idiopathic infertility.
It also specializes in treatment of male infertility factors such as surgical repair of varicoceles, electrostimulation ejaculation, and epididymal and testicular sperm retrieval for use in IVF and ICSI. The unit also offers techniques for embryo pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) and fertility preservation treatments.