These health providers come highly recommended by the Crunch Time Parents community for their especially supportive attitude with "advanced maternal age" patients—and for their overall brilliance, competence, and bedside manner.


Dr. Mark Dwight, OB-GYN, Los Angeles


Dr. Edmond Confino, Northwestern Medical Group, Chicago

New York

Dr. Josine Veca, OB-GYN, Brooklyn

Dr. Lauren Ferrara, OB-GYN, Manhattan

Dr. Drew Tortoriello, Sher Fertility, Manhattan

Dr. Melissa Waterstone, Dr. Jamie Kramer, Dr. Wenhui Jin, Weill Cornell/NY Presbyterian, Manhattan

Kristen Leonard and Barri Malek, Midwives at BK Midwifery, Brooklyn

Dr. George Mussalli and Dr. Jaqueline Worth, OB-GYNs, at Village Maternity, Manhattan

Dr. Bernadith Russell, OB-GYN, Manhattan

Dr. Douglas Moss, Park Avenue Women’s Center

Dr. Majid Fateh, New York Fertility Institute, Manhattan

Dr. Jaime Grifo, Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Specialist, NYU Langone, Manhattan

Dr. Ralf Zimmerman, NEWAY Fertility, Manhattan

Dr. Samantha Pfeifer, Center for Reproductive Medicine, Manhattan

RMA of New York, Manhattan, Brooklyn, Long Island, Westchester

Lara Rosenthal Acupuncture, Manhattan

New Hope Fertility Center, Manhattan, the National Infertility Association

Do you have a fantastic, supportive OB-GYN, midwife, fertility specialist, doula, or other pregnancy or childbirth practitioner to recommend anywhere in the U.S. or world? Please write to us here! We're especially interested in providers who offer lots of positivity for 35+ parents.