Shayne Plosker, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Obstetrics - Gynecology
Dr. Plosker attended medical school at The University of Western Ontario in London, Canada. After interning in the University of Toronto system, he returned to the University of Western Ontario where he completed his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Following residency, he completed a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at The University of California San Francisco. Upon completion of his training, Dr. Plosker returned to Canada to join the faculty of The University of Toronto as an Assistant Professor in the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology from 1989-1992. He immigrated to the United States in 1992, entering private practice in Fall River, Massachusetts where he was Chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Charlton Memorial Hospital from 1999-2002. He joined the Division of Reproductive Medicine and Infertility on a part time basis in 2000, and became a full time member of the Division in 2002. Dr. Ploskerâ€s research interests include optimizing embryo transfer technique in In Vitro Fertilization, and in optimizing outcomes in intrauterine insemination. He is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Brown University School of Medicine. Dr. Plosker sees infertility and reproductive endocrinology patients at Women & Infants Hospital in Providence (401-453-7500), as well as at Women & Infants satellite offices in South Kingstown, East Greenwich, and Swansea MA.
Hospital Teaching Roles
1. Third year medical student preceptor for OB/GYN resident clerkship. Women & Infants Hospital. February 2002 - present
2. Core Curriculum lectures at Women & Infants Hospital
3. Clinical teaching of 2nd and 4th year residents during their REI Rotations.