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Grant Schmidt, M.D., Ph.D.

Grant Schmidt, MD, PhD, established the Ohio Reproductive Medicine medical team in 1987, bringing with him an extensive medical background that includes nationally recognized specialization in fertility and Reproductive Endocrinology issues. His clinical background includes not only Obstetrics & Gynecology, but also Chemistry, Biochemistry and Pathology.

Board-certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Obstetrics & Gynecology, Dr. Schmidt began his medical career with an undergraduate degree in Chemistry from Bethel College in Kansas. He then received his Medical Degree as well as his Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Missouri, where he also completed a year of residency in Pathology. Dr. Schmidt continued his training with a residency in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, and completed his Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology & Fertility at The Ohio State University Hospitals in Columbus.

Ph.D.

  • Biochemistry, University of Missouri – Columbia

M.D.

  • University of Missouri – Columbia

Residency

  • Pathology, University of Missouri – Columbia
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Fellowship

  • The Ohio State University Hospitals

Board Certification

  • Obstetrics & Gynecology: 1984
  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility: 1985

Academic Appointments

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University

Dr. Schmidt is active in numerous professional organizations, including the American College of Obstetricians & Gynecologists (Fellow), the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, the Robert A. Ross Obstetrics & Gynecologic Society, the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics, the Society of Reproductive Endocrinologists, the American Society of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, the Society of Assisted Reproduction Technology, and the Columbus Obstetrics & Gynecologic Society (past president). In addition, Dr. Schmidt is a clinical assistant professor of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility at OSU’s Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, and the director of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility with Riverside Methodist Hospitals in Columbus, Ohio.

Well known in national medical circles for his infertility expertise, Dr. Schmidt has been recognized by Who’s Who in the Midwest and Who’s Who in Emerging Leaders in America. He has published countless articles focusing on his years of research and experience in the reproductive medical field, including in such publications as Fertility and Sterility, Laboratory Investigation, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Current Practice, the Journal of Reproductive Medicine, the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Clinical and Diagnostic Procedures in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. Schmidt is married and the father of two children. In his spare time, he enjoys architectural restoration, woodworking and swimming.