Dr. Randy Morris

Dr. Randy Morris, MDDr. Randy Morris was born and raised in Chicago and suburbs. He attended Northwestern University in Evanston on a 4 year academic scholarship where he received a Bachelor’s of Science degree in both Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. While at Northwestern, he was named to the Alpha Lambda Delta honorary Society.

 

He received his M.D. degree in 1988 from the rigorous program at the University of Illinois at Chicago and in 1992 completed a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Lutheran General Hospital (a teaching hospital for both the University of Chicago and the University of Illinois). In 1991, Doctor Morris received an award from the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) as the Outstanding Resident in Laparoscopic Surgery. In 1992, he was a finalist for the Ruggie Humanitarian Award and winner of a research award for his work on ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome (OHSS).

1992 also saw Dr. Morris accepted into the prestigious fellowship program at the University of Southern California School of Medicine. USC had garnered a reputation as the nation’s top program in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility with many of the field’s top minds on the teaching faculty. It was here that Dr. Morris gained expertise in the complicated problem known as Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). In 1994, The Society for Gynecologic Investigation awarded him the President’s Award for his research involving women with PCOS. In 1998, he again was awarded research honors, this time from the Pacific Coast Fertility Society.

Doctor Morris became board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. He has been recertified every year in both areas. He balances the demands of the area’s most highly regarded private infertility practice with his continuing teaching and research activities. He has published extensively in various aspects of infertility and is the author of numerous textbook chapters.

Dr. Morris appears often in the news media and has been seen or heard on most radio and television stations and in newspaper features. He has helped pioneer some of the advances in fertility therapy used today.