James Kustin, MD, Reproductive Endocrinologist
and Infertility Specialist
Kustin, Reproductive Endocrinologist, Infertility Specialist has been in private practice in Bellevue, Washington
for the last 17 years. Together with the scientific
staff at the Washington Center for Reproductive Medicine infertility clinic,
he has helped many couples achieve a much wanted pregnancy.
He has successfully treated the most difficult and
challenging cases of infertility
creating many grateful patients.
James Kustin, MD was
born in 1950 in Melbourne, Australia. He completed his medical degree
in six years, at Monash University, and graduated at the age of 23. He
then undertook an OB-GYN residency at the Royal Women's Hospital in Melbourne
(affiliated with the University of Melbourne and the center where the
World's second in vitro baby was born).
Completing his three
year residency, Dr. Kustin moved to London where he worked at St. Mary's
Hospital, a large teaching institution in the National Health Service.
Dr. Kustin amassed a great deal of gynecological surgical experience during
his three years in the United Kingdom.
He then relocated
to the United States in order to pursue sub specialist training, and completed
a two-year fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at
the prestigious Northwestern University Medical Center in Chicago. This
advanced training prepared him to treat the most complicated cases of
infertility in both females and males.
Dr. Kustin completed
his second fellowship in Reproductive Surgery at the Texas Hospital for
Women (an affiliate of the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas).
This allowed him to become an expert in non invasive laser laparoscopic
surgery for the correction of reproductive problems such as tubal disease,
endometriosis, adhesions, fibroids, and ovarian cysts.
Dr. Kustin is Board
certified in three countries and is a Diplomat of the American Board of
Obstetrics & Gynecology; a Fellow of the Royal Australian College
of Obstetrics & Gynecology; and a Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians
& Gynecologists in London. He is also an active member of the American
Society for Reproductive Medicine, and the American Association of Gynecological
Dr. Kustin consults
with every couple to develop a comprehensive understanding
of their problems, after appropriate investigation
to document the medical problems associated with each
case. He will always recommend the most cost
effective therapy realizing the emotional and
physical stresses associated with infertility.
The staff at the Washington
Center for Reproductive Medicine cares about their
patients very much. When embarking on high-tech treatment,
such as in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer,
the staff is very much aware that this is often the
culmination of a long stressful and emotionally draining
struggle with infertility.
These patients need a caring and empathetic environment
as they undergo these treatments.
and Excellence in every endeavor we undertake are paramount to our practice.
Our commitment is to communicate openly with each patient, answer questions
fully, and keep abreast of progress as it occurs.