Lauren Albrecht Murphy, MD is a Reproductive Endocrinologist at Boston IVF and a native of East Lyme, Connecticut.
She graduated with honors from Trinity College, completed a post-baccalaureate pre-medical program at the University of Connecticut, and received her medical degree school at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. While there, she was inducted into the Gold Humanism Honor Society and later received the Leonard Tow Humanism award.
Additionally, Lauren completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill-Cornell in Manhattan, where she was actively involved in a number of reproductive endocrinology research projects. She was selected to present an oral presentation at the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society in 2013 on her work involving failure to respond to GnRH agonist trigger.
She is an active candidate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, the New England Fertility Society, Pacific Coast Reproductive Society, and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
Why Did You Become a Fertility Expert?
The ability to build a family is one of the great joys one can experience in life. Being a fertility specialist allows me to help patients realize this dream, and I can’t imagine a better way to spend my day!
What About Boston IVF Makes You Proud?
I absolutely love the teamwork that happens at Boston IVF. Each patient that walks through the doors will be treated by an amazing team of people that will cheer them on every step of their journey. We all work together to achieve success for each patient.
What is Your Approach to Patient Care?
I approach each patient with an open mind and an open heart. The journey to success is complicated, and emotional. I work together with my patients and our team to talk through the challenges and come up with new plans, whether they be alternative treatment plans specifically, or options for additional emotional support. I also never hesitate to collaborate with my wonderfully experienced colleagues at Boston IVF to get the best collective approach drawing, upon decades of experience.
Have Any Patients Truly Inspired You?
Every patient is an inspiration! The hope and perseverance of my patients to become parents leaves me in complete awe.
How Do You Spend Your Free Time?
Spending time outdoors is what I love best. Whether it’s hanging out in the backyard, finding local hikes, or heading to the beach, exploring nature together is how I feel refreshed at the end of a week.
How Would You Describe Your Personality?
Warm and easy going . I really enjoy meeting new patients and getting to know them as we work together.