Ruth Lathi, M.D.

Ruth Lathi, M.D.

Obstetrician/gynecologist, Fertility specialist

Bio:   Ruth Lathi, MD graduated Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a B.S. in Molecular Biology; she earned her M.D. degree at University of California, San Francisco, and completed her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at Baylor College of Medicine. She completed her sub-specialty fellowship training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility (REI) at Stanford University.

Dr. Lathi joined the faculty at Stanford University in 2003 and is an Associate Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Director of the Multi-specialty Recurrent Pregnancy Loss program at Stanford, and is the Director of Clinical Operations at Stanford Fertility and Reproductive Health in Sunnyvale. Dr. Lathi has a special interest in treating recurrent pregnancy loss, the role of preimplantation genetic diagnosis in the treatment of reproductive disorders, and the prognostic value and utility of genetic testing of miscarriage tissues, and long-term outcomes of fertility treatments.

Dr. Lathi enjoys mentoring medical students, residents and fellows, and spending time with her family and outdoor activities like golfing, swimming and hiking.
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Professional Education

  • Residency: Baylor College of Medicine Registrar (2000) TX
  • Internship: Baylor College of Medicine Registrar (1997) TX
  • Fellowship: Stanford University School of Medicine (2003) CA
  • Medical Education: Univ of California San Francisco (1996) CA
  • Board Certification: Reprod. Endocrinology and Infertility, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2006)
  • Board Certification: Obstetrics and Gynecology, American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2005)
  • Board Certified, American Board of OB/GYN, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (2006)
  • Board Certified, American Board of OB/GYN, Obstetrics and Gynecology (2005)
  • MD, UC-San Francisco, Medicine (1996)
  • BS, M.I.T., Biology (1992)

Honors & Awards

  • CREOG - Faculty Teaching Award, Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology (2006)

Administrative Appointments

  • Associate Director of the REI fellowship, Stanford University (2004 - 2015)
  • Director, Clinical Operations, Stanford Fertility and Reproductive Health (2015 - Present)
  • Director, Recurrent Pregnancy Loss Program, Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertilty Division, Stanford University (2007 - Present)
  • President, Pacific Coast Reproductive Society (2015 - 2016)

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SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Often feels rushed during visits. Courteous but rushed. My health communications from different nurses sometimes conflict.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Excellent experience, glad I choose Stanford.

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SHC Patient, Jul 2014

Often feels rushed during visits. Courteous but rushed. My health communications from different nurses sometimes conflict.

SHC Patient, Apr 2014

Excellent experience, glad I choose Stanford.