Dr. Karen Buzaglo’s expertise in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility combined with her warm nature ensures that each of her patients feels well-supported throughout their fertility treatment journey. She places emphasis on individualized care, and her patients frequently describe her as a reassuring and personable physician who is passionate about her work and truly cares for them.
Dr. Buzaglo graduated from McGill University faculty of Medicine and pursued residency at McGill in Obstetrics & Gynecology. She became a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada in 2011, then completed fellowship training in Gynecologic Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (GREI) at l’Université de Montréal with Royal College certification in 2013.
Dr. Buzaglo’s main areas of interest include fertility preservation for cancer patients and elective egg freezing. She is current chair of the Fertility Preservation SIG (Special Interest Group) of the Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society and vice-president of Fertile Future, a non-profit organization that offers financial assistance for fertility preservation for cancer patients. She also has special expertise in halachic laws pertaining to orthodox Jewish couples going through fertility treatments.
Dr. Buzaglo is actively involved in medical research, and has presented her work at the Society for Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada (SOGC), the Canadian Fertility and Andrology Society (CFAS), the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE), as well as the International Society for Fertility Preservation (ISFP). She was the winner of the Eric and Jane Molson Prize for Excellence in research from the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at McGill University in 2010.