Drs. Philip Werthman and Cappy Rothman have done more than 3000 vasectomy reversals, and their expertise has been consulted by television, radio, and print reporters on countless occasions. Here you can find information about just some of their many media appearances.
Dr. Werthman is regarded by the media as a leading expert on vasectomy reversals, and is the microsurgeon featured on ABC’s hit TV series, “Extreme Makeover” performing a vasectomy reversal. In addition, you may have seen a segment in which he was featured on any of the below television shows.
As a leading expert on vasectomy reversals Dr. Werthman is constantly featured in radio interviews.
Listen to radio interviews
- The Today Show
- The Phil Donahue Show
- 60 Minutes
- Inside Edition
Our physicians have been interviewed repeatedly for informative articles in newspapers and magazines, including:
At-home his and hers fertility test
June 11, 2007 | Janet Cromley | Times Staff Writer
Let's be honest. Many men have a rah-rah coach-player relationship with their sperm. They want lots of fast-moving ones (my boys can swim!) -- little first-round draft picks -- but spend most of their reproductive lives trying to stifle the tiny guys. (I'm not ready to be a dad!) Read more.
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Too Old to Be a Dad?
If you’re not worried about your biological clock, maybe you should be.
By Maggie Koerth-Baker for MSN Healthy Living
You’re getting older; have you thought about fertility lately? Chances are, if you’re like most guys, the answer’s, um, nope.
“I think most men understand that they’ll be making sperm throughout their lifetime, as opposed to women, who know there’s a finite period of time to reproduce, and then, game over,” says Dr. Philip Werthman, director of the Center for Male Reproductive Medicine in Los Angeles.
“Because they’re not bounded by the same constraints, it’s not something that men sit around and worry about.”
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Additional popular press featuring Dr. Werthman includes articles in:
- The New York Times
- Reader’s Digest
- The NY Times Magazine
- In Touch Magazine
- Independent Times
- People Magazine
- Best Times Prime Times
- Men’s Health
- Men’s Fitness
- National Geographic
- Southwest Spirit
- New Horizons
- Broward News
- Eastside Sun
The doctors also write articles and speak extensively for Resolve and the American Infertility Association, and appear regularly in their newsletters as contributors and featured physicians.
Dr. Werthman has edited a textbook on male infertility published by W.B. Saunders, the leading medical publisher, and was the male fertility consultant to the popular book, Staying Fertile Longer.
The doctors have also given a myriad of lectures over the years at international and national fertility society and urology meetings as well as to local and regional physician and patient groups. Dr. Werthman sits on the board of Conceive Magazine and Dr. Rothman retired from the board of Men’s Fitness Magazine.