Dr David Smotrich
by Sam everingham
Posted on 2017-04-11 at 01:15:17
Dr. Smotrich to date has done over 4000 Gestational Surrogate cases, over 3000 Egg Donor cases and 2000 Egg Donor / Gestational Surrogate cases, helping people in over 94 countries fulfill their dream of parenthood.
He is recognized as a definitive medical scientist and resource for print and broadcast media journalists interested in communicating up-to-date information on assisted reproductive technology to mass audiences. He has been featured in print media, such as The San Diego Union Tribune, Glamour Magazine, Bazaar Magazine and Elle Magazine. La Jolla IVF has been featured in television on NBC-TV, ABC-TV, CBS-TV, FOX-TV and is featured on the Time Warner Cable Wellness Hour with Randy Alvarez and has been highlighted in print for his work in infertility.
Surrogacy can fall into the categories of altruistic or commercial. Altruistic surrogacy means that the surrogate derives no financial benefit from being a surrogate with the exception of having her reasonable expenses of the surrogacy paid. Commercial surrogacy is the opposite, being an arrangement whereby the surrogate obtains a financial benefit beyond her expenses for […]
This pandemic situation has brought everyone’s life to a standstill. So, if you are an intended parent looking for a surrogacy program, there are certain precautions and factors you must consider beforehand. Are agencies still operating surrogacy programs during the Covid-19 outbreak? Nearly all surrogacy agencies continue to accept intended parents, although in Georgia new […]
Three Australian jurisdictions – NSW, ACT & Queensland – have laws criminalising overseas surrogacy. However like the long outdated provisions criminalising abortion in NSW, these are laws which have never been prosecuted. In fact even when the rare case has been referred to the Director of Public Prosecutions, they have declined to take action. There […]