About Dr. Amos Grunebaum
Amos Grunebaum, MD FACOG is a New York obstetrician and gynecologist, Professor of Clinicial Obstetrics and Gynecology at New York's most prestigious Ivy League Medical School as well as a specialist in high-risk pregnancies (maternal-fetal medicine) with over 30 years experience in his field.
Dr.Grunebaum has been recognized among America's Top Doctors, a Top Doctor in New York for the last consecutive 13 years, and he has been named for the last 6 years in a row as New York Super Doctor.
Dr. Amos' book "Sexually Speaking" which he co-authored with Dr. Ruth Westheimer was published early 2012. See both Dr. Amos and Dr. Ruth here. A previous book co-authored with Dr. Ruth was called "Pregnancy Guide for Couples" (Routledge Press, 1999).
Dr.Grunebaum assisted Rosie Pope, the star of "Pregnant in Heels" in writing a book called "Mommy IQ". Rosie and Dr.Amos both answer important questions about fertility and pregnancy including how to improve a couple's chances getting pregnant and what you can and cannot eat during pregnancy.
PS: Dr.Amos delivered all of Rosie Pope's 4 children, 2 boys and 2 girls, and he had a small (but very important) role in her TV series.
Rosie Pope and Dr.Amos:
Over his 30+ years as ObGyn in New York, Dr. Grunebaum has likely delivered more than 4,000 babies and has supervised more than 20,000 deliveries. He is the author and co-author of more than 30 peer-reviewed, scientific articles, abstracts, and book chapters.
Dr.Amos Grunebaum is a specialist in Maternal-Fetal Medicine or high risk pregnancy.
In his full-time job Dr. Grunebaum is presently the Director of Obstetrics and Chief of Labor & Delivery at New York's largest Medical Center on the Upper Eastside of Manhattan which has over 5,200 deliveries and is among the top hospitals in the United States. He is also a Professor at the leading Ivy League Medical College in New York City.
Dr.Grunebaum continues to hone his passion to deliver babies and work on patient safety on a regular basis. His special interest is patient safety, where is has published many papers and shown that one could make it safer to deliver a baby while at the same time successfully reduce medical liability and also reduce safely cesarean delivery rates.
Dr. Amos has worked on the internet since it's early days (1996).
Over more than 17 years he has helped tens of thousands of couples around the world achieve their dream of getting pregnant by increasing their chance of conception through his online fertility tools and education. By his latest count he has answered over 100,000 questions on the internet about wide-ranging issues, and he has become one of the leading web authorities on fertility and pregnancy. In his work, he has created several highly successful pregnancy and fertility sites in the U.S and Europe.
Dr. Amos works on BabyMed.com to improve women's and men's knowledge about pregnancy and fertility. Over the last decades Dr. Amos has worked on several web sites including INCIID, OnHealth, 9Monate, Qualimedic, and WebMD. Most recently he was the director of the WebMD Fertility Center.
In 2000 he created a German pregnancy and fertility web site (www.9Monate.de) with his sister Gabi. 9Monate was sold and is currently among the most popular European web sites on health, fertility, and pregnancy.
BabyMed.com was launched in 2001 and quickly became one of the most popular international fertility and pregnancy sites with many interactive pregnancy and fertility tools.
In addition to being a practicing obstetrician with more than 30 years experience, Dr. Amos Grunebaum is also a seasoned media personality. Over the years, he has appeared on news programs and on public television, CNN, ABC, NBC, CBS, FOX, and the Charlie Rose show. Dr. Grunebaum talked on CNN about Stress and Pregnancy. He has appeared and he has been quoted in magazines such as Cosmopolitan and played Marisa Tomei's obstetrician in the Ron Howard movie, The Paper. As the co-author of "Dr. Ruth's Pregnancy Guide for Couples: Love, Sex, and Medical Facts" (Routledge Press, 1999), he also participated in a nationwide radio and bookstore publicity campaign.
Dr. Grunebaum conceived a successful line of fertility products with Fairhaven Health including FertilAid, FertileCM, and the successful Pregnancy Plus family of pregnancy supplements including Pregnancy Plus Prenatals, Pregnancy Plus Omega-3, and Pregnancy Plus Cal-Mag.
Dr.Grunebaum's posts, blogs, and other articles on this site reflect his own personal and professional opinions and are not approved or authorized by his academic employer.