About Dr. Silverman

Andrew Y. Silverman, M.D., Ph.D. is a staunch supporter of couples’ right to choose the gender of their next child. “It is a labor of love to help my patients’ wishes come true,” he states.

Dr. Silverman has distinguished himself as an industry pioneer by successfully developing GSmart and The Silverman Method to improve success rates in the gender selection process.

Dr. Silverman studied medicine at the State University of New York in Buffalo, while also earning his doctorate (PhD) in microbiology. He went on to a medical internship at the University of Michigan. He was then selected as a research associate at one of the nation’s most prestigious medical research institutions, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland. He completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology (OB/GYN) at McGill University in Montreal, Canada.

Dr. Silverman’s interest in reproductive health began in 1978, as an assistant professor of OB/GYN at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Texas. There, he completed subspecialty training in reproductive endocrinology. He served as the director of the university’s first in-vitro fertilization (IVF) program.

A specialist in women’s infertility and reproductive endocrinology, Dr. Silverman established the first free-standing IVF center in New York State. His unit was responsible for the first IVF pregnancy outside a university hospital in NY.

Dr. Silverman began studying sperm separation for gender selection under Dr. Ronald Ericsson, the creator of the Ericsson method.

Gender Selection with Dr. Silverman is unique in focusing exclusively on gender selection. Because of his experience and his personalized care philosophy, Dr. Silverman has consistently refused to join medical groups. Instead, he favors and delivers true one-on-one doctor-patient care.

As one of the leading gender selection specialists in the U.S., Dr. Silverman’s unique approach is a source of great accolades from couples near and far. Dr. Silverman has successfully treated couples from all over the world.

Dr. Silverman is a proud father of five beautiful children, 3 girls and 2 boys.