R.K. Mangal, M.D.
Dr. R.K. Mangal is one of the few physicians in America who has completed
fellowship training in both advanced endometriosis surgery and reproductive
endocrinology and infertility (REI). He is an in vitro fertilization (IVF) specialist and
a surgical specialist for endometriosis, pelvic pain and infertility. Working closely
with our Lab Director, he will plan and oversee the entire fertility process,
maintain a relationship with our patient’s OB/GYN, and carry out Aspire’s mission
to create a better fertility experience for each and every patient.
Dr. Mangal had an interest in medicine from a young age. He grew up helping
out in his father’s veterinary clinic, learning how to perform sutures and
operations. He went on to receive his medical degree from Tulane University
School of Medicine and later became Board Certified in both Obstetrics and
Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.
When Dr. Mangal was in residency for obstetrics and gynecology, he met a
couple who had tried to conceive for 15 years. He helped them get an
appointment with an in vitro fertilization clinic in London and six months later
they called to tell him they were pregnant. It was a life-changing moment that
would take him down his path to become a reproductive endocrinologist and
Patients from all over the world come to see Dr. Mangal with complex
endometriosis that requires surgery. He treats each patient with individualized
care, compassion, and understanding throughout the entire process. He makes
it a personal goal to be available to his patients.
Dr. Mangal has published numerous articles and medical textbook chapters, and
teaches surgical techniques to physicians in training.
In addition to patient treatment, Dr. Mangal has served as president for the IDC
Charity Clinic and has provided free care to those with financial difficulty.
Languages Spoken: English, Hindi
Infertility is a roller coaster ride. There is always a light at
the end of the tunnel. Don’t give up hope! I’ll be with you
every step of the way.
– R.K. Mangal, M.D.