Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Physicians' Office Building
725 Irving Ave
Syracuse, NY 13210
Map & direction
Phone: 315 464-7249
Fax: 315 464-4613

We understand that women facing endocrine and infertility concerns need special care and attention. We provide personalized and supportive care for all women with these female health issues.

Our highly specialized services are provided using the latest medical advances in this field and include:

  • Female Endocrinology and Andrology (Male Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility)
  • Infertility including various aspects of Assisted Reproductive Technology
  • Medication counseling for controlled ovarian stimulation
  • Diagnosis and treatment of pediatric and adolescent gynecologic disorders
  • Perimenopausal and menopausal evaluation and management including various aspects of hormone replacement therapy and evaluation and management of osteopenia and osteoporosis
  • Evaluation and management of recurrent pregnancy loss and fetal demise
  • Referral to our genetic counseling center and medical geneticist when appropriate
  • Evaluation and management of pelvic abnormalities including endometriosis, pelvic adhesions, uterine and vaginal anomalies, and tubal disease
  • Operative laparoscopy, operative hysteroscopy, microsurgery and laser surgery
  • Vaginal reconstructive surgery for Mullerian agenesis
  • Advanced basic science and clinical research

The Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility was established in 1975 and is the first center of its kind in Central New York. During these years the division has introduced all the modern advances in the field in order to help the evaluation and management of women with Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility problems.

Frederick D Sengstacke II, MD

Frederick D Sengstacke II, MD
Appointed 07/06/10
3WT Crouse Hospital
736 Irving Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13210
315 470-7905

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Women's Health Network: Obstetric, Gynecology & Urogynecology

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Education & Fellowships

  • Fellowship: Georgetown University & The National Institutes of Health, 1983, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
  • Residency: Howard University Hospital and Affiliate Hospitals, 1980, Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Internship: Howard University Hospital, 1976, Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • MD: Howard University College of Medicine, 1975, Accelerated Honors Program

Clinical Interests

  • Infertility, endocrinopathies, Assisted Reproductive Technologies (IVF,GIFT), Reproductive Microsurgery, CO2 laser surgery, minimally invasive operational endoscopy, International Medicine.

Research Interests

  • Assisted Reproductive Technologies ART

Specialties & Certification

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Infertility


  • Adults


  • Gynecologic Laparoscopic Surgery
  • Infertility Testing

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

1/4/13 Does losing weight help overweight women improve fertility?

6/17/12 Infertility and reproductive endocrinology

Web Resources

Faculty Profile Shortcut:
  • Kimberley Spurling
  • Lori Burgess, RN
  • Elizabeth H. Chapman, MS, CMPE, Administrator
  • Cheryl Calarese, Administrator
  • Suzanne LaManna, Administrative Assistant (Academic)

In addition to the clinical duties, members of the division are also involved in teaching medical students, residents, and research that is published both nationally and internationally with the Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility community.