Dr. Lila Schmidt decided to specialize in Gynecology/Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility to help women fulfill their many roles. At University of Southern California (USC) she earned both her Bachelor of Science (Psychobiology honors major) followed by her Medical Degree.

She did her Obstetric/Gynecology residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical center in Beverly Hills. Upon completion of her Reproductive Endocrinology/Infertility (REI) fellowship at University of California, Irvine Medical Center (UCI), and passing written OB/GYN and her REI boards, she moved to San Diego to begin private practice in September of 1993.



Additionally, Dr. Schmidt holds specialized credentialing in the operative specialties of infertility, from advanced Operative Laparoscopy to advanced Endoscopic Surgery. She is widely published in the field of infertility, from medical texts to state-of-the-art fertility journals. One of her most noteworthy Fertility and Sterility published studies is now an industry standard. It is titled "Can a Single, Early Quantitative Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (HCG) Measurement in an in Vitro Fertilization-Gamete Intrafallopian Transfer Program Predict Pregnancy Outcome?" (The answer is yes). Dr. Schmidt is a distinguished lecturer at universities, and is seen as the expert by the media. A media segment includes the infamous Blanket, Michael Jackson's son.  Currently she is working on a segment soon to air on Dateline.  Click on our Media page to see Dr. Schmidt's TV interviews. 

Dr. Schmidt believes in meeting a patient's individual needs through a comprehensive evaluation and treatment designed to help them achieve an active healthy life. She uses leading-edge technologies with proven traditional methods. Like most women, Dr. Schmidt has experienced P.M.S., infertility (has a baby by IVF) and now menopause. She is committed to helping others realize their best life and achievement of their goals. 






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