Meet Medical Director of California Center for Reproductive Health Dr. Eliran Mor, MD

Eliran Mor, MD began his medical career after receiving his degree from the University of Tel Aviv-College Sackler of Medicine. He subsequently completed a 4-year residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the New York Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, New York. He also completed a 3-year fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at the University of Southern California. He became a licensed medical professional in California in 2001. He is also board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Mor is also committed to research in multiple areas that relate to reproductive health. These research interests include polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS); emergency contraception; neuroendocrinology; insulin resistance; male factor infertility; donor sperm insemination; tubal factor infertility; IVF stimulation protocols; congenital uterine anomalies; tubal gamete/embryo transfer (GIFT/ZIFT/TET); pregnancy at advanced reproductive age; and hormone replacement therapy (HRT). He strives to attend at least 2 in-person medical conferences or association meetings every year. These meetings allow him to confer with colleagues and peers to find out the newest treatments that have been tested and validated in reproductive health.

He has also presented or co-presented abstracts nationally and internationally at many of these events. Dr. Mor’s abstract entitled, “Defective autophosphorylation of the insulin receptor (APIR): A potential mechanism of insulin resistance in polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)” was presented at the 59th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, October 11-15, 2003 in San Antonio, Texas. This abstract was presented with the Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Fellowship Research Prize Paper Award. Another of his abstracts, “Insulin resistance in polycystic ovary syndrome: Clinical implications of fasting glucose and insulin levels” was awarded the Frank Lynch Memorial Essay Award. It was presented at the 70th Annual Meeting of the Pacific Coast Obstetrical and Gynecological Society, September 16-21, 2003 in Anchorage, Alaska. 

Dr. Mor has been published at least a dozen times in prestigious medical journals such as Fertility and Sterility, the Journal of Assisted Reproduction and Genetics and the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. His published works also address his key areas of research interest, including insulin resistance and contraception.

Eliran Mor, MD is a member in excellent standing with a variety of prestigious medical organizations. He is currently a clinical instructor at USC as well. Dr. Mor is considered a true “patients” doctor and was named “Most Compassionate Doctor” by the American Registry. Dr. Mor works closely with his patients to provide them and their loved ones with the care and information they need in order to make an informed decision about their treatments. He is also known for his commitment to personal care, and conducts all consultations, after-hour inquiries, pelvic examinations, ultrasound examinations, diagnostic procedures, assisted reproductive procedures (egg retrievals, embryo transfers…), and surgical procedures if needed. Involvement in every aspect of a patient’s fertility care and complete micromanagement of their treatment makes Dr. Mor their perfect partner. He works very closely with patients’ families as well to aid them in their journey to start or expand their families together.

Dr. Mor is currently a reproductive endocrinologist and medical director at the California Center for Reproductive Health. CCRH has three office locations in Southern California: Encino, West Hollywood, and Valencia. Dr. Mor and his medical staff have worked hard to create a safe space at the California Center for Reproductive Health that is available for all, including transgender patients and members of the LGBTQIA community. It is CCRH’s goal to provide the best care to patients and their families as they work through their journey of infertility.