Richard Schmidt, MD

Fertility Specialist & Reproductive Endocrinologist located in Mountain View, CA

About Dr. Schmidt

Richard J. Schmidt, MD, FACOG, is a reproductive endocrinology and fertility specialist, as well as the medical director and laboratory program director at NOVA IVF in Mountain View, California. Dr. Schmidt has committed more than 25 years to delivering excellent patient-centered fertility care to his patients at NOVA IVF. His expertise in the field and drive to excel have resulted in thousands of babies and recognition as one of the state’s most successful fertility doctors.

Dr. Schmidt began his medical career as an engineering and biochemistry undergraduate at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California, and earned his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He completed an obstetrics and gynecology residency and subspecialty training in reproductive endocrinology and fertility at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose, California, as well as at NOVA IVF.

For the board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist, it’s all about his philosophy of practicing medicine. Dr. Schmidt believes that superior care and the best prognosis only happen when physicians take an individualized, holistic approach and build strong, trusting relationships with their patients. He takes the time to get to know each unique patient so that he can use that depth of connection to design an individualized treatment plan that gives his patients the best chance of having a child. Dr. Schmidt and his team strive to make NOVA IVF a comfortable and positive environment for all of their patients.

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Richard J. Schmidt, MD, FACOG, is a reproductive endocrinology and fertility specialist, as well as the medical director and laboratory program director at NOVA IVF in Mountain View, California. Dr. Schmidt has committed more than 25 years to delivering excellent patient-centered fertility care to his patients at NOVA IVF. His expertise in the field and drive to excel have resulted in thousands of babies and recognition as one of the state’s most successful fertility doctors.

Dr. Schmidt began his medical career as an engineering and biochemistry undergraduate at California Polytechnic State University in San Luis Obispo, California, and earned his medical degree at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. He completed an obstetrics and gynecology residency and subspecialty training in reproductive endocrinology and fertility at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose, California, as well as at NOVA IVF.

For the board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist, it’s all about his philosophy of practicing medicine. Dr. Schmidt believes that superior care and the best prognosis only happen when physicians take an individualized, holistic approach and build strong, trusting relationships with their patients. He takes the time to get to know each unique patient so that he can use that depth of connection to design an individualized treatment plan that gives his patients the best chance of having a child. Dr. Schmidt and his team strive to make NOVA IVF a comfortable and positive environment for all of their patients.


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