Joseph E. Martin, a native of Texas, earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Zoology in 1959 from the University of Texas in Austin, Texas, and a M.D. degree in 1963 from the University of Texas in Galveston, Texas. He completed his internship at Herman Hospital in Houston, Texas in 1964. He then served as a Captain in the United States Air Force from 1964 to 1966, where he worked in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Martin then completed a three-year specialty training program in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Parkland Hospital in Dallas, Texas.
Dr. Martin joined the faculty of the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio in 1969 as an Instructor, and subsequently as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. During that time, his sponsored research involved study of the actions of hormones at the cellular level. Dr. Martin entered the private practice of Obstetrics and Gynecology in San Antonio in 1972. He is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and is certified by the Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He has served as Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Methodist Hospital. Dr. Martin helped form the Fertility Program at Methodist Hospital in 1986 and served as its Medical Director until 1990.
Over 30-years ago, Dr. Martin formed the Fertility Center of San Antonio (a private, office-based center with SART affiliation), and serves currently as the Medical Director. Dr. Martin has personally attended thousands of cycles (IVF, GIFT, ZIFT), and several thousand cycles of induction of ovulation with intrauterine insemination.
The Fertility Center of San Antonio was one of the first programs in the country to be office-based and has had many first events, including the first ICSI pregnancy in the Southwest.
FCSA is accredited by the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM). Dr. Martin is an active member of AIUM.
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The fertility doctors at the Fertility Center of San Antonio have over 30 years of experience treating a wide range of fertility issues. Dr. Martin, Dr. Neal, Dr. Retzloff, Dr. Adams, and Dr. Pool all proudly served our country and are all military veterans. Our doctors continue to study the latest technologies and techniques to bring our patients the highest quality reproductive assistance. To learn more about our services or to make an appointment, contact our office today.
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Sasha, FCSA Patient
“Awesome docs and staff! Sammy is almost 2 and baby Evelyn will be here in about 12 weeks thanks to you!”
The De Santiagos, FCSA Family
“Because of FCSA, we have been blessed with the most beautiful little girl… Thank you FCSA for making our dream a reality!”
The Bertrands, FCSA Family
“Thank you Dr. Martin, Dr. Neal, and all the staff at FCSA for helping bring Miss Brielle into this world. We are forever grateful.”
The Warrens, FCSA Family
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