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Top Doctor

Alison Zimon

About

CCRM Fertility is a global pioneer in fertility science, research and treatment, offering access to a network of award-winning fertility doctors, a full suite of fertility services, innovative technologies and cutting-edge labs. CCRM proudly operates 11 state-of-the-art IVF labs and 25 fertility clinics across North America. CCRM specializes in the most advanced fertility treatments, with deep expertise in IVF, fertility assessment, fertility preservation, LGBTQ family building, genetic testing, third party reproduction and egg donation.

List the treatments and procedures you offer:

Donor Egg Collection

Donor Eggs

Donor Sperm

Egg Freezing

Embryo Cryopreservation

Female Infertility

Fertility Assessment

Fertility Preservation

Fertility Testing

Fluid Contrast Ultrasound

Genetic Counseling Services

Hereditary Cancer & Disease Prevention

Hysteroscopy

In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

Infertility Evaluation

Infertility Treatment

Intra Uterine Insemination (IUI)

Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)

LGBTQ Family-Building

Male Factor Infertility

Oncofertility

One Day Work-Up

Ovulation Induction

PGT for Aneuploidy (PGT-A)

Preimplantation Genetic Testing for Monogenic (Single Gene) Disorders (PGT-M)

Previous IVF Failures

Recurrent Miscarriage

Sperm Cryopreservation

Sperm Freezing

Surrogacy

Testicular Sperm Extraction (TESE)

Third Party Reproduction

Ultrasound

Unexplained Infertility

Awards or Certifications

She has been named a Boston Magazine 2017 and 2019 Top Doctor and a Castle Connolly 2018 and 2019 Top Doctor in Reproductive Endocrinology and a 2019 Castle Connolly Exceptional Woman in Medicine. She has received numerous additional awards and honors for clinical excellence and compassionate care, including Boston SuperDoctors, Patients’ Choice Award, On-Time Doctor Award, Compassionate Doctor Award, Leading Physicians of the World, and the Schwartz Center Compassionate Caregiver Award.

She is Board Certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

What's your background, education and training?

Dr. Alison Zimon is the Co-Founder and Co-Medical Director of CCRM Boston. She is Board Certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

In addition to her role at CCRM Boston, Dr. Zimon is a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Biology at Harvard Medical School and is a Staff Physician in OB/GYN at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Newton Wellesley Hospital.

She received her undergraduate degree from Harvard University and her medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Zimon completed her residency for Obstetrics and Gynecology and fellowship training in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at Harvard Medical School/Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.

Prior to co-founding CCRM Boston, Dr. Zimon served as a Reproductive Endocrinologist for 10 years at Boston IVF where she received the highest scores in patient satisfaction, fertility treatment success rates and teaching effectiveness.

Dr. Zimon has authored numerous publications for leading peer-reviewed journals, including Fertility and Sterility and Obstetrics and Gynecology, and has led several research ventures aimed at enhancing options for fertility patients via program initiatives and innovation.

She is on the Executive Board of the New England Fertility Society and defines national practice guidelines through serving on the Practice Bulletin Committee of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She also is on the national Resolve Physicians Council and is an active member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine and the Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. She has been featured in the Boston Globe, Boston Magazine, WHRI CBS, Reader’s Digest and Boston.com.

She has been named a Boston Magazine 2017 and 2019 Top Doctor and a Castle Connolly 2018 and 2019 Top Doctor in Reproductive Endocrinology and a 2019 Castle Connolly Exceptional Woman in Medicine. She has built a reputation as a compassionate and responsive physician and has received numerous additional awards and honors for clinical excellence and compassionate care, including Boston SuperDoctors, Patients’ Choice Award, On-Time Doctor Award, Compassionate Doctor Award, Leading Physicians of the World, and the Schwartz Center Compassionate Caregiver Award.

What do patients have to say about you?

“CCRM Boston with Dr. Zimon has been truly an amazing experience. When we first met Dr. Zimon we knew she was the right doctor to help us with our infertility problems. Dr. Zimon and her team have been amazing always available at anytime and quickly respond to any concerns I had. They became more like family. My husband and I are so grateful to Dr. Zimon and everyone who helped us achieve our dream of becoming parents. If you are having infertility complications please look no further CCRM Boston with Dr. Zimon is definitely the right place! Amazing experience all around highly recommended!! Thank you Dr. Zimon!!”

“Thank you from the bottom of our hearts to Dr. Zimon and her entire team at CCRM for making me a mom! My husband and I are eternally grateful for everything you have done for us Dr. Zimon!! You gave us hope during a time where we could only see the darkness. Thank you for helping us to believe again!"

"Can't say enough wonderful things about Dr. Zimon and the rest of the staff at CCRM! We are currently 15 weeks pregnant with our first child, and while the idea of undergoing infertility treatments seemed daunting, we felt like we were in great hands the entire time. Everything was well-managed and the staff was responsive and attentive - I never felt like just another patient, each visit felt personal. Highly recommend CCRM. I chose them based on the reviews I read online so I feel compelled to write one myself - they really are as wonderful as people say"

Hours of operation

Monday-Friday: 7am – 4pm

Mondays and Tuesdays new patient consultations available until 6pm.

Insurances Accepted

CCRM BOSTON CURRENTLY ACCEPTS THE FOLLOWING INSURANCE:

Aetna

Allways Health Partners

Blue Cross Blue Shield

Cigna

Fallon

Harvard Pilgrim

MultiPlan

Passport Plan

Progyny

Tufts*

Unicare

UnitedHealthcare/UMR

*Not all Tufts plans are in-network. CCRM is out-of-network with Tufts Health Direct, Tufts RI Together, Tufts Together or Tufts Unify.

Awards

Top Doctor: 2017, 2019, 2020, 2021

Hospitals

Primary Hospital: CCRM Fertility Boston

Keywords:

Fertility Testing, In Vitro Fertilization (IVF), Infertility Treatment, Intra Uterine Insemination (IUI), LGBTQ Family-Building, and Egg Freezing