Alta Bates IVF Program


This is our second round at IVF following the successful birth of our first daughter, now age 4. I have nothing but praise and admiration for the venerable Dr. Chetkowski and his staff, and consider ourselves fortunate to have such expertise available in the East Bay.

Call Us: 510-649-0440 or Schedule an Appointment Online

Answers to Your Fertility Questions & More

As part of our comprehensive services, we continue to develop diverse resources to help our established patients and visitors to our website acquire an understanding of the many complex issues they face. Check out the frequently asked Questions (FAQ) section or the extensive glossary of medical terms and ubiquitous acronyms.

We offer free evening informational seminars during which we provide a broad overview of the field followed by a question-and-answer session. We are also available to answer individual queries by sending e-mail to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., or by submitting our online Ask a Question form. Our out-of-town clients may want to find out about hotels and other accommodations close the Alta Bates IVF Program.

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It’s All About Creating Families

"Patients are my partners. Together we have been making their dreams come true since 1984." ~Dr. Richard Chetkowski