Our Team… Masters of Their Craft

Michael Synn, M.D., Director

Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology Member American Society of Reproductive Medicine

 
Michael Synn, MD is a Board Certified physician who has been providing fertility services at Women’s Specialty & Fertility Center since 1998. This program includes the first and only regional in-vitro fertilization embryology laboratory resulting in its first delivery in 1985. Dr. Synn serves as the current practice director for the program. Among his many accomplishments and awards, Dr. Synn has received the distinguished Volunteer Hospital Association’s nationwide alliance “Physician Champion Award for Quality”. He has been appointed Clovis Community Medical Center’s Chief Medical and Quality Officer, the Chairman of Clovis Community Medical Center’s medical staff, their Quality and Patient Safety Committee Chairman, and a member of the system’s Board of Trustees. Dr. Synn currently serves as Chief Medical Officer for Santé Health System, the largest physician organization in Central California. He is also President and Chairman of the Board for Community Women’s Medical Providers obstetrics/gynecology provider organization. Dr. Synn’s passion and commitment to optimizing health care organizations and ensuring the delivery of the highest quality of medical care is very evident in his various roles. Even more so than when he cares for his own fertility patients where his significant experience in the field of reproductive medicine helps make dreams come true.

Carlos Sueldo, M.D., Co-Director

Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology Chair, Obstetrics and Gynecology at UCSF, Fresno, CA

Dr. Carlos Sueldo founded the Community Fertility Center in 1984. Born and raised in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Dr. Sueldo completed medical school at the University of Buenos Aires in 1970. He completed an internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Chicago Medical School in 1976. After two years as Faculty in Chicago, he joined the OB/GYN Department at the UCSF-Fresno Medical Education Program as an Assistant Clinical Professor and pursued a fellowship in reproductive endocrinology at the University of Southern California. Since 1994, he has been a Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at UCSF-Fresno. He is currently the Chair for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at UCSF-Fresno. He has served as board director of the London-based World Endometriosis Research Foundation, former chairman of the International Membership Committee for the American Society of Reproductive Medicine. Dr. Sueldo has been heavily published in multiple scientific journals and texts. He has also chaired many scientific conferences in the field of reproductive medicine.

Carolina M. Sueldo, M.D.

Board certified Obstetrics and Gynecology (ObGyn) Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (REI)

Dr. Carolina M. Sueldo was born and raised in Fresno, California. She and her family moved to Buenos Aires, Argentina when she was 15 years old and there, she completed both high school and medical school. Dr. Sueldo returned to Fresno to complete a residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the UCSF-Fresno Medical Education Program. She went on to complete her fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (REI) at the University of Connecticut. During the last two years of her fellowship, she concurrently obtained a Master in Science. Dr. Sueldo joined a large private practice in South Florida, with academic affiliations from 2015-2018. During that time, she worked with both medical students and ObGyn residents and was invited to speak at the Argentine national reproductive medicine meeting, as well as international meetings in Columbia and Mexico. In addition, she also held the position of Secretary for the Florida Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. Dr. Sueldo joined Women’s Specialty and Fertility Center in September of 2018 and is currently an Assistant Professor for the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at UCSF-Fresno. She is board certified in both Obstetrics and Gynecology (ObGyn), as well as Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (REI), and is very excited to be back in Central California working alongside her two partners, Dr. Synn and Dr. Sueldo, Sr.
 

Receptionist

 

      Kim Lopez

      Timony Spence

      Claudia Kerney

 

Mid-Levels

 

      Dani Ellen

      Missy Montes

 

 

Medical Assistants

 

      Sandra Medina

      Julia Carillo

      Evelyn Hermosillo

 
 

Administration

 

      Casey Storm

      Tullea Bussey

 

IVF Laboratory

 

      Eduardo Kelly, MD, ELD(ABB)

      Eric Djanie, BS

      Cassiana Flores, MS

 

Ultrasound Technician

 

Adriana Camberos