Daniel Kort, MD
Associate Medical Director & Practice Director
Originally from Kansas City, Dr. Kort earned his medical degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine and completed his training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Columbia University in New York. While at Columbia, he completed research in conjunction with the New York Stem Cell Foundation, studying genetic errors during early embryo development.
He is double board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. In addition, Dr. Kort has served as a Clinical Instructor in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Weill Cornell Medical College.
When not helping women and couples get pregnant, Dr. Kort is busy making oatmeal, changing diapers, and chasing his three small children around Central Park with his wife Lesley.
Bibliography & Presentations
- Human embryos commonly form abnormal nuclei during development: a mechanism of DNA damage, embryonic aneuploidy, and developmental arrest. Kort DH, Chia G, Treff NR, Tanaka AJ, Zing T, Vensand LB, Micucci S, Prosser R, Lobo A, Sauer MV, Egli D, Human Reproduction. 2016
- Preliminary evidence that cinnamon improves menstrual cyclicity in women with polycystic ovary syndrome: a randomized controlled trial. Kort DH and Lobo RA. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2014 Nov.
- Chemerin as a marker of body fat and insulin resistance in women with polycystic ovary syndrome. Kort DH, Kostolias A, Sullivan C, Lobo RA. Gynecological Endocrinology. 2014 September.