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Marcelo J. Barrionuevo, M.D.

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Marcelo J. Barrionuevo, M.D.

  • ACOG District XII Florida Officer
    • Section 6 Chair
  • OB/GYN Residency Program Site Director
    • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • South Broward Hospital District - Memorial Health System
    • University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine
  • Voluntary Associate Professor
    • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • University of Miami, School of Medicine
  • Voluntary Assistant Professor
    • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
    • Florida International University

Marcelo J. Barrionuevo, M.D., is subspecialty certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, is published in his field, and has over 15 years' experience in the diagnosis and treatment of infertility. He joined IVF FLORIDA Reproductive Associates in July 1998 and became a partner in the practice in 2005.

Doctor Barrionuevo received his medical degree from the University of Buenos Aires, School of Medicine in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Sinai Hospital in Detroit, Michigan, and his fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of South Florida, College of Medicine in Tampa, Florida, where he served on the faculty before joining IVF Florida Reproductive Associates.

After joining IVF Florida Reproductive Associates as an infertility specialist, Marcelo J. Barrionuevo, M.D., served as the President of The Florida Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility as well as President of the Fort Lauderdale Obstetrics and Gynecology Society. Currently he is a Voluntary Associate Clinical Professor at the University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine and The South Broward Hospital District Residency Program Site Director in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Barrionuevo is currently the Section 6 Chair for the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG) District XII Florida.

Honors and Awards

Manuel A. Penalver - Outstanding Faculty Award
Faculty who exemplified the best personal and professional mentoring and provided exceptional mentorship.
Chief Resident Class of 2012
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Outstanding Service Award
Faculty with Untiring and unyielding commitment to teach.
Chief Resident Class of 2011
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Appreciation Faculty Award
For unconditional dedication, commitment and altruistic service.
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Memorial Hospital West Medical Staff, 2010

Joseph H. Wahlers Award
Outstanding Resident Award
Resident who most demonstrated kindness, empathy and emotional support of patients.
Sinai Hospital of Detroit, June 1995

Special Excellence in Endoscopy Award
American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
OB/GYN Resident
Sinai Hospital of Detroit, February 1995

Certification: American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Board Certified; Obstetrics and Gynecology - 2000
  • Board Certified; Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility - 2004

Select Publications

Anupama S. Q. Kathiresan, M.D., Yenisel Cruz-Almeida, M.S.P.H., Ph.D., Marcelo J. Barrionuevo, M.D., Wayne S. Maxson, M.D. David I. Hoffman, M.D., Vanessa N. Weitzman, M.D., Daniel R. Christie, M.D., Gene F. Manko, M.D., and Steven J. Ory, M.D: Prognostic value of beta-human chorionic gonadotropin is dependent on day of embryo transfer during in vitro fertilization. IVF Florida Reproductive Associates, Margate, Florida. Fertility and Sterility, December 2011; 96 (6): 1360-6

Anupama S.Q Kathiresam M.D., George R. Attia M.D., Marcelo J. Barrionuevo, M.D., Steven J. Ory, M.D., Charles M. Lynne, M.D., Nancy L. Brackett PhD, HCLD: Comparison of IVF/ICSI outcomes in male factor infertility patients with and without spinal cord injuries. Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, The Miami Project to Cure Paralysis, Department of Urology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, IVF Florida Reproductive Associates, Margate, Florida. Fertility and Sterility, September 2011; 96 (3): 56 2-6.Â

Ory SJ, Barrionuevo MJ: The differential diagnosis of female infertility. In Principles and Practice of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 3rd Edition. Becker KL, (ed.). Philadelphia, J.B. Lippincott Company, Pg. 1015-22, 2001

Barrionuevo MJ, Schwandt RA, Rao PS, Graham LB, Maisel LP, and Yeko TR: Nitric oxide (NO) and interleukin-1β (IL-1β) in follicular fluid and their correlation with fertilization and embryo cleavage. American Journal of Reproductive Immunology (AJRI) 2000, 44(359-364)

Memberships and Positions

Marcelo J. Barrionuevo, M.D., maintains active membership in a number of professional societies. These positions and associations help him to stay up-to-date on the latest advances in reproductive technology and contribute his expertise as an infertility specialist to these organizations and other physicians in the field.

  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM)
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
    1. ACOG District XII Transition Committee, Florida Sections Subcommittee Chair, 2012 - present
    2. ACOG District IV, Florida Section Representative for Broward County, 2007 - present
  • Florida Obstetrics and Gynecology Society (FOGS)
    1. FOGS Advisory Board to ACOG Florida Section, 2007 - present
  • Florida Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (FSREI)
    1. President, 2007-2008
    2. Vice-President, 2006-2007
  • Fort Lauderdale Obstetrics and Gynecology Society
    1. President, 2004-2008
  • Miami Obstetrics and Gynecology Society
    1. Board Member, 2012 – present
  • Cleveland Clinic Florida
    1. Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Consultant, 2006 – present
  • Memorial Healthcare System
    1. OB/GYN CME Committee Director, 2004 - present 
  • American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopy (AAGL)
  • American College of Physicians (ACP)
  • American Medical Association (AMA)
  • Endocrine Society
  • Pan American Medical Association of Central Florida

Education

Marcelo J. Barrionuevo, M.D., received his medical degree from the University of Buenos Aires, School of Medicine in Buenos Aires, Argentina. He completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Sinai Hospital in Detroit, Michigan, and his fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of South Florida, College of Medicine in Tampa, Florida, where he served on the faculty before joining IVF Florida Reproductive Associates.

Areas of Experience/Interest

Marcelo J. Barrionuevo, M.D., is experienced in all areas of assisted reproductive technologies including in vitro fertilization, embryo transfer, intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI), preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD), superovulation, intrauterine inseminations, as well as advanced endoscopic surgery, microsurgical tubal anastomosis, treatment of ectopic pregnancy, treatment of pelvic endometriosis and pelvic adhesions, removal of uterine myomas with uterine preservation, and repair of developmental anomalies. Clinical interests include diagnosis and treatment of primary and secondary infertility, fertility preservation options for cancer and non- cancer patients, recurrent miscarriages, polycystic ovarian syndrome, and hormone replacement therapy.

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Northwest Medical Center
  • Memorial Regional Hospital
  • Memorial Hospital West
  • Memorial Hospital Miramar
  • Baptist Health System
  • Cleveland Clinic Florida

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