Michael Edelstein, MD

Michael Edelstein, MD


Dr. Edelstein has extensive experience in the medical and surgical aspects of reproductive endocrinology, infertility, and assisted reproductive technologies. He is the author of numerous research papers, abstracts, and book chapters, and has lectured extensively on topics relating to infertility and reproductive endocrinology. Prior to joining Shady Grove Fertility, Dr. Edelstein was a founding partner and served as Medical Director of Virginia Fertility Associates/Virginia IVF and Andrology Center in Richmond.


Michael C. Edelstein, M.D, completed his undergraduate degree at Cornell University where he graduated with distinction and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He then earned his medical degree from Washington University in St. Louis where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He was a resident in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, and twice received the Resident’s Teaching Prize. He served a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology at the Howard and Georgeanna Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine in Norfolk, America’s first IVF program. Dr. Edelstein is board-certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and Obstetrics and Gynecology.


Residency: Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Pennsylvania Fellowship: Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Howard and Georgeanna Jones Institute for Reproductive Medicine


Dr. Edelstein is passionate about providing compassionate, respectful, state-of-the-art fertility care to each of his patients. He is a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, the Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, the Society of Reproductive Surgeons, and is a fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. In his free time, Dr. Edelstein enjoys spending time with family, reading, softball, tennis, running, and trivia. He is proud to have completed the New York City Marathon and to have been a contestant on Jeopardy! Dr. Edelstein sees SGF patients at our Stony Point and Henrico Doctors’ – Forest Ave locations in Richmond, VA.