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

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

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

Performance of embryo transfer in fellowship training

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

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

Introduction Mental health counseling in third party reproduction

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

Letrozole versus clomiphene for infertility in the polycystic ovary syndrome

Smoking in infertile women with polycystic ovary syndrome: Baseline validation of self-report and effects on phenotype

Responding to change in reproductive endocrinology fellowships

Medical treatments for endometriosis-related pain

Letrozole versus clomiphene for infertility in the polycystic ovary syndrome

The pregnancy in polycystic ovary syndrome II study: Baseline characteristics and effects of obesity from a multicenter randomized clinical trial

Endometrial shedding effect on conception and live birth in women with polycystic ovary syndrome