FORA.tv Speaker - Philip E. Werthman
At age 49, Dr. Philip Werthman is the most recognized vasectomy reversal surgeon and male fertility specialist in the world. His expertise and skill have been acknowledged by scholars, his colleagues and in the media.
An Assistant Clinical Professor of Urology at the University of Southern California School of Medicine, Dr. Werthman is also the author of two definitive textbooks on the subject of male fertility. Past President of the Los Angeles Urologic Society, Dr. Werthman is a recipient of the American Fertility Association’s Illuminations Award, conferred annually to the outstanding fertility doctor in the nation. In addition to performing the first-ever network-
televised vasectomy reversal surgery on ABC’s Extreme Makeover, he’s been a featured medical consultant to every news service, from CNN to NBC. But the accolades that Dr. Werthman treasures most are those from his patients: the walls of his office are filled with photos and cards expressing the heartfelt gratitude of hundreds of former patients – who are now parents.
For the last 15 years, Dr. Werthman has performed 3-4 vasectomy reversals every week, with a 98% rate of success. That’s an average of 150 new babies, every year, born to fathers who had been certain that they couldn’t have more children.At age 49, Dr. Philip Werthman is the most recognized vasectomy reversal surgeon and male fertility specialist in the world. His expertise and skill have been acknowledged by scholars, his colleagues and in the media.
Dr. Werthman’s practice is dedicated exclusively to microsurgical vasectomy reversal, no-scalpel vasectomy and the treatment of male infertility. In the course of his practice, he has performed over 20,000 microsurgical procedures and well over 2000 no-scalpel vasectomies.
04.04.14 | 00:47:34 min
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