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why mate?

the current fertility landscape in america is one of scarcity. while almost 18% of couples suffer from some form of infertility, only 1.7% of them seek or receive the treatment they need. more people suffer from infertility than diabetes! it’s time we started making fertility care accessible.

we all have that friend who’s great at bringing it all together, they make the plan, get everyone on the same page, and make sure it all goes off without a hitch. mate is that friend on your fertility journey. we’re a group of fertility doctors making the path to parenthood less complicated, less expensive, and a lot more accessible. we bring it all under one roof, from egg freezing to fertility assessments from in vitro fertilization to genetic screening, and much more. we own the labs, we take care of everything, and we make it all simple and clear with cutting edge science and friendly experts on our side…oh and we’re making it all more affordable too.

one stop fertility
is finally here.

we are

expert + friendly

simple + comprehensive

advanced + affordable

human + tech-enabled

for you + for all


at mate our team is your team.

meet the innovative, ambitious, and outstanding doctors making infertility care more accessible and more affordable. our doctors are dream makers and our patients are their inspiration.

dr. steinberg

dr. steinberg

chief medical officer

dr. steinberg completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at rush university medical center in chicago, il and his fellowship in reproductive endocrinology at the university of california san diego.

dr. steinberg has over 37 years of experience in infertility. his initial training took place at bourne hall clinic at cambridge university in england, the birthplace of ivf. he studied under the team that won the nobel prize. he is the founder and director of the fertility institutes, the director of gynecology reproductive endocrine and pcos services at the student health center at cal state northridge and serves as a clinical instructor at the david geffen school of medicine at ucla.

dr. schmidt

chief reproductive endocrinologist

dr. schmidt is a graduate of new york university school of medicine. she completed her obstetrics/gynecology residency and her clinical and research fellowship in reproductive endocrinology infertility at new york university medical center. her pioneering work in ivf and assisted reproductive technologies (art) began in 1982 as a faculty member at the university of texas medical school at houston, one of the first three ivf facilities in the united states.

she then established successful ivf centers at the university of connecticut (1985-1986), the university of medicine and dentistry of new jersey (1986-1991), new york university (1991-1995), and the offices for fertility and reproductive medicine (1995-present). she also helped to initiate egg donation programs at the last three of these centers and was responsible for the first successful pregnancy on the east coast using donor oocytes. she has authored numerous research articles and book chapters in the area of endometriosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome, infertility treatment, and assisted reproductive technology.