Our Physicians

S Kim 
S. Samuel Kim, MD
Division Director

S Krieg
Sacha Krieg, MD, PHD

Courtney Marsh, MD
Courtney Marsh, MD, MPH

Colleen Milroy, MD, FACOG 

Colleen Milroy, MD, FACOG

 


S. Samuel Kim, MD, FACOG

Associate Professor
Reproductive Endocrinology Division
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. S. Samuel Kim is an internationally renowned specialist in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. He has 20 years experience in clinical reproductive medicine and surgery. Dr. Kim is also a highly-esteemed scientist whose reputation as a pioneer in ovarian tissue cryopreservation and transplantation has been recognized worldwide. He spearheaded the founding of the International Society for Fertility Preservation (ISFP).

After completing his OB/GYN residency at the Temple University in Philadelphia, Dr. Kim pursued sub-specialty training in Reproductive Endocrinology at the Mount Sinai Medical Center and University of Washington. In addition, he went to the United Kingdom for a postdoctoral research fellowship at the University of Leeds. He served as a NIH scholar, while holding a faculty position in the division of reproductive endocrinology and infertility at the University of Washington in Seattle.

Prior to coming to KU, Dr. Kim practiced medicine in California as a member of the Center for Reproductive Medicine at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and held a clinical faculty appointment at the UCLA and UC-Irvine. His IVF success rate in California was above the national average. He also served as a full time faculty at the Harbor/UCLA early in his career.

Dr. Kim is currently the Head of the division of Reproductive Endocrinology at the University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC) and the Director of Center for Advanced Reproductive Medicine, KUMC. The IVF success rate and quality of patient care at the Center have improved significantly under his leadership.

Dr. Kim's expertise in fertility preservation in cancer patients has been recognized nationally and internationally, and his research has made worldwide news including BBC and NBC. He received numerous scientific awards and has been lecturing around the world.

Dr. Kim has published extensively in many prestigious journals including Nature and authored chapters for textbooks. Furthermore, he edited a comprehensive textbook. He is a reviewer for reputable medical journals and serves in the editorial board of two medical journals.

Most of all, Dr. Kim is a compassionate and friendly physician who truly cares about his patients.

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Sacha Krieg, MD, PHD

Clinical Assistant Professor
Reproductive Endocrinology Division
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Sacha Krieg is an assistant professor within the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology specializing in reproductive endocrinology and infertility.  She is the director of the recurrent pregnancy loss program at KUMC, the TLC program.  This program is one of the few in the country to provide specialized care to patients suffering from recurrent miscarriages.

After graduating Magna Cum Laude from Oregon State University, Dr. Krieg completed both her medical degree and Ph.D. in Biochemistry at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  During medical school she received a national PEO scholar award and the Lewis Trupin M.D. Women's health award for the "Commitment to the well being and health of women."   Upon completion of her studies at the University of Illinois she pursued a residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Stanford University.    During this time she was awarded the Berlex award for excellence in teaching (2003) and the Stanford Ob/Gyn award for excellence in patient care.  After completing her residency, Dr. Krieg continued her training at Stanford as a fellow in the division Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, one of the largest IVF centers in the country.  During her fellowship, she was also an active participant in the Recurrent Pregnancy Loss program at Stanford.  As a Stanford REI fellow, she was awarded the ACOG-Ortho/McNeil women's health fellowship for research in women's health (2009) and the Stanford Women's health research fellowship for her research on uterine factors in recurrent miscarriage. 

Dr. Krieg is a board certified obstetrician-gynecologist and a member of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and American Society for Reproductive Medicine.    She is proud to offer a spectrum of options for couples facing infertility, from minimally invasive surgical treatments to in vitro fertilization.  She also provides care for recurrent pregnancy loss patients within the TLC program, using a multidisciplinary, evidence-based approach in a compassionate environment.

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 Courtney Marsh, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor
Reproductive Endocrinology Division
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

After graduating from the University of Kansas School of Medicine, Dr. Marsh went on to complete her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. She returns to Kansas City after completing a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Michigan.

During her fellowship Dr. Marsh trained with experts in the field of reproductive endocrinology and infertility. As a fellow she researched hypothamic feedback of estrogen as related to pubertal onset and menstrual cyclicity. She also completed research using neuroimaging techniques to better understand polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) which she will continue as a faculty member at the University of Kansas Medical Center. She has a number of publications in the scientific literature and is also a member of many medical associations.

Dr. Marsh specializes in treating women with infertility, PCOS, and obesity. She is proud to provide both medical and surgical options in treating infertility including assisted reproductive technology and endoscopic surgeries.

Dr. Marsh is excited to be back in Kansas City with her husband and two sons. In her free time, she enjoys reading, cooking, and running.

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 Colleen Milroy, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Dr. Milroy, a California native, graduated cum laude from Vanderbilt University while being a Division I Athlete. She earned her medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Milroy completed an OB/GYN residency and served a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. She has published several articles in the field of fertility preservation and oocyte genetics. Dr. Milroy began the fertility preservation program at the University of Utah in conjunction with the Huntsman Cancer Institute.

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