Virginia Mensah, MD, FACOG
Dr. Virginia Mensah is a specialist in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Her path to becoming a fertility specialist began in New Jersey, her home state, at Rutgers University in New Brunswick. There she received a Bachelor’s degree in Genetics and Microbiology and graduated Summa Cum Laude. She went to on receive her medical degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine where she decided on a career in Obstetrics and Gynecology for its emphasis on women’s health and reproduction. She completed her residency training at the renowned Johns Hopkins Hospital, where she received a teaching award for medical student education and was published in several peer reviewed journals. Dr. Mensah completed her fellowship training at the Brown University affiliated Women and Infants Hospital in Rhode Island, where she again received a teaching accolade and continued to participate in research into reproductive outcomes in the infertility population.
Dr. Mensah is a board-certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist, and a board-eligible Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Specialist. She is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, a Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and an active member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, where she has presented her research. She has been published in several nationally recognized journals and continues collaborative research in areas of reproductive medicine. Her clinical interests include infertility, in vitro fertilization, pre-implantation genetic diagnosis and screening, oocyte cryopreservation, and fertility preservation. She has surgical expertise in hysteroscopic and laparoscopic cases.
Dr. Mensah is a devoted physician, committed to providing excellence in the medical and surgical care of her patients. She understands the stigma and burden associated with infertility, and provides compassionate care to her patients with the optimism and hope of successful treatment outcomes. She loves assisting couples in building healthy families. When not devoting time to patient care, she enjoys spending quality time with her own family, as well as painting, music and a good book.