Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Physicians' Office Building
725 Irving Ave
Syracuse, NY 13210
Map & directions
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.

Frances Y Shue, MD

Frances Y Shue, MD
Appointed 04/16/01
214 Physicians' Office Building
725 Irving Ave
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-3928

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology: Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

Clinical Interests

  • Assisted Reproductive Technology: In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF); Micromanipulation: Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) & Assisted Hatching; Human Embryo & Oocyte Cryopreservation; Sperm Cryopreservation; Quality Control & Quality Assurance for IVF.

Research Interests

  • Embryo quality; Embryo implantation; Hormone secretion by granulose cells in vitro; Local injury endometrium related to IVF outcome

Specialties & Certification

  • Andrology and Embryology


  • In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

Languages Spoken (Other Than English)

  • Chinese
Faculty Profile Shortcut:
  • Kimberley Spurling
  • Lori Burgess, RN
  • 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.