Dr. Hernandez-Nieto
Dr. Hernandez-Nieto

Carlos Hernandez-Nieto, MD

Dr. Carlos Hernandez-Nieto

Dr. Hernandez-Nieto is a Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Specialist and Associate Director of Clinical Research at Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York. He earned his medical doctorate at the University of San Luis Potosi (UASLP) School of Medicine. He completed his residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Monterrey Institute of Technology and Higher Education (ITESM) School of Medicine and is Board certified by the Mexican College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

His professional interests include assisted reproduction techniques, fertility preservation, endometriosis, diminished ovarian reserve, preimplantation genetic testing and reproductive genetics. He is a member of many professional societies including the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE), the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG).

Dr. Hernandez-Nieto has published multiple scientific abstracts and articles in peer-reviewed journals in the fields of reproductive endocrinology, infertility and minimally invasive gynecological surgery. He has presented at national and international conferences and has received academic awards by the American Society of Reproductive Medicine received for his research.

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Featured Research


Carlos Hernandez-Nieto, M.D., Joseph Lee, B.A., Taraneh Nazem, M.D., Dmitry Gounko, M.A., Alan Copperman, M.D., and Benjamin Sandler, M.D.
Embryo aneuploidy is not impacted by selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor exposure. fertility and sterility®.
Vol. 108, No. 6, December 2017.

Hernandez-Nieto C, Lee J, Alkon-Meadows T, Luna-Rojas M, Mukherjee T, Copperman A, Sandler B. “LATE FOLLICULAR PHASE PROGESTERONE ELEVATION DURING OVARIAN STIMULATION IS NOT ASSOCIATED WITH DECREASED IMPLANTATION OF CHROMOSOMALLY SCREENED EMBRYOS IN THAW CYCLES” Human Reproduction 2020.
Citation: Hum Reprod. 2020 In press. doi: 10.1093/humrep/deaa123

Hernandez-Nieto C, Alkon-Meadows T, Lee J, Cacchione T, Iyune-Cojab E, Garza-Galvan M, Luna-Rojas M, Copperman AB, Sandler B. “EXPANDED CARRIER SCREENING FOR PRECONCEPTION REPRODUCTIVE RISK ASSESSMENT: PREVALENCE OF CARRIER STATUS IN A MEXICAN POPULATION”. Prenatal Diagnosis, 2020.
Citation: Prenat Diagn. 2020 Jan 31. doi: 10.1002/pd.5656.

Hernandez-Nieto C, Lee JA, Gonzalez K, Mukherjee T, Copperman AB, Sandler B. CONSERVATIVE TREATMENT VERSUS SURGICAL EXCISION OF OVARIAN DERMOID CYSTS: IMPACT ON OVARIAN STIMULATION AND IVF CYCLE SUCCESS. International journal of gynaecology and obstetrics, 2020
Citation: Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2020 Mar;148(3):392-398. doi: 10.1002/ijgo.13083.

Hernandez-Nieto C, Sekhon L, Lee J, Gounko D, Copperman A, Sandler B. INFERTILE PATIENTS WITH INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE HAVE COMPARABLE IN-VITRO FERTILIZATION CLINICAL OUTCOMES TO THE GENERAL INFERTILE POPULATION: A RETROSPECTIVE COHORT ANALYSIS Gynecological Endocrinology 2019.
Citation: Gynecol Endocrinol. 2019 Nov 6:1-4. doi: 10.1080/09513590.2019.1684465.

Hernandez-Nieto C, Lee JA, Slifkin R, Sandler B, Copperman AB, Flisser E. WHAT IS THE REPRODUCTIVE POTENTIAL OF DAY 7 EUPLOID EMBRYOS?” Human Reproduction, 2019.
Citation: Hum Reprod. 2019 Sep 29;34(9):1697-1706. doi: 10.1093/humrep/dez129.

Hernández-Nieto CA, Lee J, Nazem T, Gounko D, Copperman A, Sandler B. “EMBRYO ANEUPLOIDY IS NOT IMPACTED BY SELECTIVE SEROTONIN REUPTAKE INHIBITOR EXPOSURE”. Fertility and Sterility, 2017.
Citation: Fertil Steril. 2017 Dec; 108(6):973-979. doi: 10.1016/j.fertnstert.2017.08.040.

Get to Know Dr. Hernandez-Nieto

What are you most passionate about professionally?

I’m passionate about women’s health and helping people with fertility issues utilizing assisted reproduction technology, personalized and precision medicine and scientific knowledge always with compassionate care.

When you’re not in the office working, how do you like to spend your free time?

I love to spend my free time with my family and friends; my favorite thing to do is going to alternative rock and roll music concerts, playing guitar and watching/playing baseball. Also I love to draw/paint and appreciate fine art.

Where do you like to unwind?

I love to travel all across the world and experience different cultures, food, lifestyle and music; but only with good company!!!

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