Dr. Frederick Larsen grew up in Virginia and received his undergraduate degree from Brigham Young University. He received his M.D. from the University of Virginia School of Medicine in 1994. Following medical school, he completed an OB/GYN residency at Madigan Army Medical Center in Tacoma, Washington. While in residency, he was selected as the Outstanding Senior Resident and was awarded national honors by the American College of OB/GYN for his research. Prior to beginning his fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Duke University, he was a practicing OB/GYN generalist for 2 years.
Upon completion of his fellowship in 2003, Dr. Larsen served as Director of Assisted Reproductive Technologies at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C for five years where he managed over 400 IVF cycles a year and led the clinical training of fellows from the National Institute of Health’s (NIH) Infertility Fellowship. While on faculty of the NIH Infertility fellowship, he was the leading producer of clinical research and focused his research efforts on IVF outcome. Dr. Larsen’s related research has been highly published and presented since 1998.
Dr. Larsen is board-certified in both Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility and Obstetrics & Gynecology. He is a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, and the Phoenix Ob/Gyn Society. Dr. Larsen’s special interests include fertility preservation, in vitro fertilization, hysteroscopic and laparoscopic (including robotic) surgery, tubal reversal surgery and the legal aspects of reproductive medicine. While only having lived in the Valley since 2008, his ties to this area go back over one hundred years. He currently lives in Awhatukee with his wife and 6 children.