Department of Reproductive Medicine

Sanjay Agarwal

Sanjay Agarwal, M.D.,
Clinical Professor of Reproductive Medicine
Director of Fertility Services

Administrative Office:
9500 Gilman Drive
Basic Science Building 5046B
La Jolla, CA. 92093
(858) 534-8930

Research Interests

Infertility, Endometriosis

Clinical Interests

Infertility, Endometriosis

Board Certification

Obstetrics and Gynecology
Reproductive Endocrinology


St. George's HospitalMedical School, London, UK. Doctor of Medicine


Fellowship in Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California, Los Angeles

Residency and Internship in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Duke University, Durham, NC

Selected publications

Agarwal SK, Estrada S, Foster WG, Wall LL, Brown D, Revis E,
Rodriguez S. What motivates women to take part in clinical and basic
science endometriosis research? Bioethics 2007, 21(5):263-269.

Agarwal SK. The impact of 6 months GnRH agonist therapy for the
treatment of endometriosis on bone mineral density: is there an
age-related effect? J Reprod Med 2002, 47:530-534.

Foster WG, Agarwal SK. Environmental contaminants and
dietary factors in endometriosis. Ann New York Acad Sci 2002, 955:

Agarwal SK, Haney AF. Does recommending timed
intercourse really help the infertile couple? Obstet Gynecol

Agarwal SK, Ayyash L, Gourley CS, Levy J, Faber K,
Hughes CL Jr. Evaluation of the developmental neuroendocrine
reproductive toxicology of aluminium. Fd Chem Toxic 1996; 34: 49-53.

Agarwal SK, Wisot AL, Garzo G, Meldrum DR. Cornual
pregnancies in patients with prior salpingectomy undergoing in-vitro
fertilization and embryo transfer. Fertil Steril 1996; 65: 659-60.

Agarwal SK, Buyalos RP. Clomiphene citrate with
intrauterine insemination: is it effective therapy in women above the
age of 35? Fertil Steril 1996; 65: 759-63.

Agarwal SK, Judd HL, Magoffin DA. A mechanism for
the suppression of estrogen production in polycystic ovary syndrome. J
Clin Endocrinol Metab 1996; 81: 3686-91.