Restorative Surgery

Presented by: Patrick Yeung Jr. MD. w/ José Antonio Arraztoa, MD. OBGYN.


Dr. Patrick Yeung reviews the differences between ART/IVF and Restorative Reproductive Medicine (RRM) and the importance to offer alternatives to IVF to patients.  Current surgical approaches and factors to consider in timing a laparoscopy for suspected endometriosis.

Dr. José Antonio and Dr. Stanford facilitate Q & A following the presentation.

Patrick Yeung Jr. MD is a Certified Obstetrician-Gynecologist and a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology (FACOG).  He is an adjunct professor at Saint Louis University and a restorative surgeon with Veritas Fertility & Surgery.  He is a member of the World Endometriosis Research Foundation (WERF), the American Academy of FertilityCare Professionals (AAFCP), and the International Institute for Restorative Reproductive Medicine (IIRRM).  Dr. Yeung has authored multiple original, peer-reviewed publications and believes good ethics is good medicine and has a passion for restorative surgery and cooperative medicine.



Dr José Antonio Arraztoa,  MD, OB-GYN. University of the Andes, Chile. Head of the Obstetrics and Gynaecology Service, Universidad de los Andes Clinic. Professor at the Faculty of Medicine at the Universidad de los Andes and Director of PROCEF (


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