John S. Hesla, M.D., joined Oregon Reproductive Medicine in May 1999, when he co-founded ORM’s in vitro fertilization program. He is a board-certified reproductive endocrinologist who specializes in the treatment and care of patients with endocrine and infertility issues. Prior to joining this practice, Dr. Hesla was the director of IVF and head of the reproductive surgery program at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. In 1993 Dr. Hesla founded and directed the in vitro fertilization program at Emory University in Atlanta. More recently, he was the co-director of the successful in vitro fertilization program at the Colorado Center for Reproductive Medicine.
Dr. Hesla has a medical degree from the Oregon Health Sciences University School of Medicine and a bachelor’s degree from Harvard University, where he graduated magna cum laude. Additionally, Dr. Hesla completed an obstetrics and gynecology residency at University of California at Los Angeles and fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at Johns Hopkins University and is nationally recognized for his care and treatment of infertility through his innovative methods of assisting couples achieve pregnancy.
Dr. Hesla is a member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and is the medical director of Parents Via Egg Donation (PVED).