Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

William Schlaff, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Chair, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Obstetrics & Gynecology - Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

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Office Locations

833 Chestnut Street
1st Floor
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-5000
Fax: (215) 923-1089

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Reproductive Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

Philadelphia Magazine's Top Docs 2016,2015,2014


  • University of Michigan Medical School, Medical School


  • University of Michigan Hospital


  • Johns Hopkins University Hospital

Recent Publications

Sperm donor anonymity: A concept rendered obsolete by modern technology

Preconceptional antithyroid peroxidase antibodies, but not thyroid-stimulating hormone, are associated with decreased live birth rates in infertile women

Introduction: The specter of opiate addiction in reproductive medicine

Sexual function in infertile women with polycystic ovary syndrome and unexplained infertility

Racial and ethnic differences in the polycystic ovary syndrome metabolic phenotype

Optimal approaches to fibroid management: Consider fibroid location and the patient’s pregnancy plans

Fertility-related quality of life from two RCT cohorts with infertility: Unexplained infertility and polycystic ovary syndrome

Baseline AMH level associated with ovulation following ovulation induction in women with polycystic ovary syndrome

Vitamin D status relates to reproductive outcome in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: Secondary analysis of a multicenter randomized controlled trial

Anticipating things to come

Benefit of delayed fertility therapy with preconception weight loss over immediate therapy in obese women with PCOS

Recruitment strategies in two reproductive medicine network infertility trials

Genome-wide association of polycystic ovary syndrome implicates alterations in gonadotropin secretion in European ancestry populations

Autonomy, futility, and good business in reproductive medicine: Is the slope getting more slippery?

Performance of embryo transfer in fellowship training

Introduction Mental health counseling in third party reproduction

Introduction Role of mental health professionals in the care of infertile patients

Fellowship training and board certification in reproductive endocrinology and infertility

Chlamydia trachomatis immunoglobulin G3 seropositivity is a predictor of reproductive outcomes in infertile women with patent fallopian tubes

Impact of male and female weight, smoking, and intercourse frequency on live birth in women with polycystic ovary syndrome