Dr. John Couvaras, MD

Dr. John Couvaras, MD

Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility  ·  
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Age 59
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Dr. John Couvaras, MD is a reproductive endocrinology & infertility specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 26 years. He graduated from University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio in 1986 and specializes in reproductive endocrinology & infertility and obstetrics & gynecology.Read his story

9817 N 95th St Bldg I-Ste

Scottsdale, AZ 85258

Contact Information

(602) 765-2229

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Humana
  • UnitedHealthCare

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Dr. Couvaras' Experience

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
  • Board certified in Fertility & Reproductive Endocrinology and Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Couvaras' bio

This content was provided by Dr. Couvaras "Dr. John Couvaras, fertility specialist at IVF Phoenix™, leads the friendly and experienced team at Arizona's top fertility treatment centers, Dr. Couvaras is a board certified Reproductive Endocrinologist who received his training at the University of Texas Southwest Medical Center and completed his internship and residency at Baylor College of Medicine. He is board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and an active member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine. He was the past director of Reproductive Endocrinology and Assisted Reproductive Medicine and past chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Paradise Valley Hospital. Dr Couvaras currently serves as the 2017 Past-President of Maricopa Medical Society, and has been on the Board Member since 2013. He has also served on the board of Phoenix OBGYN Society 2014-2015. He is certified operative laparoscopy and hysteroscopy, and microsurgical tubal and pelvic surgery. His expertise includes all aspects of female reproductive medicine and surgery. Dr. Couvaras is a fertility doctor who is unconditionally committed to his work and willing to work with you to design a plan that fits your diagnosis and your desires. He speaks candidly with patients about their specific diagnosis and the treatment options that are available to them. He and his team of fertility specialists will take the time to assess your unique situation and circumstances, and plan a course of action just for you that will maximize the chance of success. He has been voted Best Fertility Doctor by Arizona Foothills Magazine for 2014, 2015 , 2016 and 2017. Follow us on Instagram and Facebook to learn more about our approach to helping our patients."
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This content was provided by Dr. Couvaras "Dr. John Couvaras is committed to his work and willing to work with you to design a plan that fits your diagnosis and your desires. He speaks candidly with patients about their specific diagnosis and the treatment options that are available to realize the dream of becoming a parent. Dr Couvaras is double board certified for OBGYN and also for Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility. He has been voted as a TOP Doctor by his peers & recognized as a passionate patient advocate. www.ivfphoenix.com"

2  Specialties

  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology

2  Board Certifications

  • Fertility & Reproductive Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Medical Specialties*
  • Obstetrics & Gynecology
    Accredited by: American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology*

21  Conditions Treated

  • Bleeding Disorders
  • Blood Disorders
  • Encounters for Normal Pregnancies
  • Endometriosis
  • Fatigue
  • Female Infertility
  • Infertility
  • Male Infertility
  • Menstrual Disorders (incl. Dysmenorrhea)
  • Mental Retardation, X-Linked, Shrimpton Type
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Ovulatory Dysfunction
  • Painful Periods
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Premature Ovarian Failure
  • Recurrent Pregnancy Loss
  • Spermatocele
  • Tubal Block
  • Uterine Diseases
  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Uterine Polyp

12  Procedures

  • Donor Egg Collection
  • Donor Sperm Collection
  • Egg Freezing
  • Embryo Cryopreservation
  • Embryo Defragmentation
  • Fluid Contrast Ultrasound
  • In Vitro Fertilization
  • Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)
  • Laparoscopic Surgical Procedure
  • Myomectomy - Open and-or Laparoscopic
  • Pregnancy Ultrasound
  • Preimplantion Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Arizona.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Education

  • University of Texas
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1980
  • University of Texas Medical School At San Antonio
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Baylor University
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1987
  • Baylor University
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990
  • Parkland/U Tex SW
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center At Dallas
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1992
  • OB/GYN (RCOG)
    Other Education | Completed 1994
  • Reproductive Endovrinology & Infertility Board Certified
    Other Education | Completed 1997

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Couvaras has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Greek
  • Hindi

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Couvaras' Reviews

4.6
Likelihood of recommending Dr. Couvaras to family and friends
47 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (47)

  • 5
    (41)
  • 4
    (1)
  • 3
    (0)
  • 2
    (0)
  • 1
    (5)

Dr. Couvaras' Performance

  • Trustworthiness

    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well

    EXCELLENT
  • Answers questions

    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent

    EXCELLENT

Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment

    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness

    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

Dr.couvaras is a great doctor and you are in good hands if you have decided to choose him as your doctor. His team is great and he will get you the results you hope for.
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I am very pleased with my experience with Dr. John Couvaras, He truly understands what you are going through and you can hear the hope in his voice that he has for you. And his staff is excellent, caring and compassionate.
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We saw 2 fertility specialists during the past 3 years while experiencing 3 miscarriages and an ectopic pregnancy. Neither doctor had answers about what was preventing a full-term pregnancy. Dr. C. immediately identified how my immune system was contributing to the loses. We followed his...more
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We are overjoyed to read your review! It is unfortunate more physicians are not interested in root cause for recurrent pregnancy loss. The issue is not getting pregnant but staying pregnant. So many patients are advised to do IVF or proceed with another frozen embryo transfer. We are thrilled for voices like yours to help define why IVF Phoenix is different and offers a truly personalized approach to conceiving. We look forward to meeting your baby! Come visit soon!

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I had a 6cm fibroid that he consistently ignored and said wouldn't cause infertility. He refused to remove it but instead had me and my husband do numerous, expensive treatments that never worked and that I am guessing he knew wouldn't work but would make him money since we wanted a child. I...more
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