ASK THE DOCTOR - Introduction

by Dr. Snunit Ben-Ozer

What is the “Ask the Doctor” column at The Rainbow Babies website?

This column is an exciting joint venture between Dr. Snunit Ben-Ozer, a Fertility specialist in Los Angeles, and Our goal in this collaboration is to provide a GLBT-friendly, easily accessible venue for acquiring accurate fertility-related information. You may send in specific questions or inquire about topics in a more general sense. We look forward to hearing from you!

Who is Dr. Snunit Ben-Ozer?

Dr. Ben-Ozer is Board Certified in both Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility (REI) and in Obstetrics & Gynecology.


Dr. Ben-Ozer is committed to educating medical professionals and the public about fertility and the limitations of fertility treatment. Dr. Ben-Ozer is an associate clinical professor at UCLA Geffen School of Medicine. She is involved in educating OB/GYN residents, OB/GYN physicians, women’s health nurse practitioners, and patient groups. Dr. Ben-Ozer has recently co-authored a book for patients.

Dr. Ben-Ozer is the founder of the Tree of Life Center in Tarzana (main office) and also practices in Beverly Hills. She specializes in third party cycles (egg or sperm donation, surrogacy), diminished ovarian reserve / advanced maternal age, and recurrent pregnancy loss. For over 12 years, Dr. Ben-Ozer has helped same sex couples, single women and heterosexual couples achieve their dream of starting or growing their family. You can find more information about Dr. Ben-Ozer at

What is a Reproductive Endocrinologist?

An REI is a fertility specialist with sub-specialized medical, endocrinological and surgical training, after completion of an OB/GYN residency, in the medical, endocrinological and surgical evaluation and treatment of reduced fertility, specialized difficulties in female pubertal development, and the perimenopause/ menopause transition.

Will the column be archived so I read prior columns?

Yes. The Rainbow Babies E-magazine archives all their journal articles. You will be able to review all the columns at your discretion.

How do I Submit My Questions and Ideas?

Please submit your questions to

Dr. Ben-Ozer is Board Certified in Infertility & Reproductive Endocrinology and OB/GYN. She is the founder of the Tree of Life Center and practices in Tarzana and Beverly Hills. She is an associate clinical professor at UCLA Geffen School of Medicine. She specializes in sperm and egg donation, advanced maternal age, surrogacy, and recurrent pregnancy loss. You can find more information at click here, write us at benozer(dot)tlcfertility(at)gmail(dot)com or call TLC at (818) 344-TLC2 (344-8522).

Disclaimer: The medical information provided in the Ask the Doctor column of the Rainbow Babies is provided for general information only. There are many specific medical conditions which may change the usual course of treatment or increase the risk of complications. The information herein is not intended, nor should it be used to replace the actual evaluation of a physician.

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