Winifred Mak, MD, PhD
RMA of Texas is pleased to announce that we have partnered with UT Dell to bring the expertise of Dr. Winifred Mak to the Austin community. Dr. Mak joins Dr. Amanda Skillern at the RMA of TX Austin location to offer comprehensive and compassionate care for your fertility issues.
Prior to joining RMA, Dr. Mak served as assistant professor in the Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences Department and Director of the Early Recurrent Pregnancy Loss Program at Yale School of Medicine where she focused on the full range of reproductive endocrinology diseases including infertility, recurrent pregnancy loss and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). While at Yale, Dr. Mak was one of a few physician-scientists appointed by the National Institute of Health (NIH) as a prestigious Women's Reproductive Health Research (WRHR) scholar.
Her interests include understanding oocyte and early embryo biology which will help patients faced with infertility issues and recurrent pregnancy loss. Through continuous research she is able to explore promising new developments and pass her knowledge along to her patients. She has authored and co-authored several publications ranging from the cost-effectiveness of Preimplantation Genetic Screening for women older than 37 Years undergoing IVF (2017) to polycystic ovarian syndrome and the risk of cardiovascular disease and thrombosis (2009). In addition, she also received the Research Award from the American Society for Reproductive Medicine.