Samir Babayev, M.D.

  1. Gynecologist
  2. Reproductive Endocrinologist


Specialty Groups


  1. Rochester, Minnesota



Samir Babayev, M.D., is an Assistant Professor, Senior Associate Consultant and IVF Clinic Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Mayo Clinic. He is board certified in both Obstetrics and Gynecology with specialty certification in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility.

Dr. Babayev is the Associate Editor for Human Reproduction, one of the top scientific journals in the field of reproductive medicine and a contributor for multiple other scientific journals. He is a member of the Society for Reproductive Investigation, the American Society of Reproductive Medicine, and the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

  1. Adenomyosis
  2. Advanced maternal age
  3. Diminished ovarian reserve
  4. Double uterus
  5. Endometriosis
  6. Female infertility
  7. Male infertility
  8. Menorrhagia
  9. Menstrual cycle conditions
  10. Mullerian anomalies
  11. Recurrent miscarriage
  12. Septate uterus
  13. Uterine anomaly
  14. Uterine fibroid
  15. Uterine polyps
  1. Assisted reproductive technology
  2. Egg donation
  3. Egg freezing
  4. Embryo freezing
  5. Embryo transfer
  6. Fertility preservation
  7. Fertility sparing surgery
  8. Genetic testing
  9. Gestational surrogacy
  10. Hysterosalpingography
  11. Hysteroscopy
  12. In vitro fertilization
  13. Intracytoplasmic sperm injection
  14. Myomectomy
  15. Ovarian tissue cryopreservation
  16. Preimplantation genetic diagnosis
  17. Robotic myomectomy
  18. Robotic surgery
  19. Sperm donation
  20. Third-party reproduction
  21. Tubal ligation reversal

Dr. Babayev's clinical expertise includes:

  • In-vitro fertilization (IVF), ICSI, IUI, timed intercourse
  • Donor egg and donor sperm treatment
  • Embryo adoption
  • Male, tubal and uterine factor infertility
  • Preimplantation Genetic Testing (PGT)
  • Laparoscopic surgery, robotic and hysteroscopic surgery
  • Fertility preservation (egg freezing, embryo freezing and ovarian tissue freezing)
  • Complex fertility treatment
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
  • Uterine fibroids
  • Primary ovarian insufficiency
  • Endometriosis, adenomyosis

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 2016
    Fellowship - Clinical Fellow in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyUniversity of Texas Southwestern Medical Center
  2. 2013
    Residency - Resident Physician in Obstetrics and GynecologyWestchester Medical Center, New York Medical College
  3. 2007
    MDIstanbul University, School of Medicine
  4. 2003
    Pre-MedicalAzerbaijan Medical University


  1. 2018
    Reproductive Endo & InfertilityAmerican Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  2. 2016
    Obstetrics & GynecologyAmerican Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Awards and honors

  1. 2021
    Gold Humanism Honor Society as a Faculty MemberGold Humanism Honor Society
  2. 2019
    Texas Rising Stars 2019Super Doctors
  3. 2013
    APGO Resident Scholar AwardNew York Medical College
  4. 2013
    Best Resident AwardNew York Medical College
  5. 2012
    Medical Student Teaching AwardNew York Medical College
  6. 2012
    Administrative Chief Resident Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyNew York Medical College
  7. 2007
    Top Medical StudentIstanbul University, Istanbul Faculty of Medicine
  8. 2003
    Best Student Research Work 2003Azerbaijan Medical University
  9. 2001
    Top Ranked on National Entrance Exam for Medical Schools in AzerbaijanAzerbaijan Medical University

Professional memberships

  1. 2021 - present
    PresidentAzerbaijani American Medical Association
  2. 2021 - present
    Chair ElectAmerican Society of Reproductive Medicine, Turkish Special Interest Group (TSIG)
  3. 2013 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Reproductive Medicine
  4. 2013 - present
    MemberSociety for Reproductive Investigation
  5. 2007 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  6. 2005 - 2007
    MemberInternational Federation of Medical Students Association