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Allison Petrini MD

Allison Petrini MD diagnoses and treats complex causes of infertility to help build families

Allison Petrini MD is a Texas native who is proud to treat the women and men who live in her home state. This Austin fertility doctor grew up outside of Houston and graduated from the University of Texas at Austin. She completed medical school at The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston. There, she graduated Alpha Omega Alpha. She then moved to New York City to pursue training in women’s healthcare.

Following medical school, Dr. Petrini completed her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital through Weill Cornell Medical College. During that time, she also served as administrative chief resident. Based on her exemplary performance in residency, she was accepted into the elite Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility fellowship program at the Ronald O. Perelman and Claudia Cohen Center for Reproductive Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College.

Dr. Petrini has earned many awards for excellence

Throughout her education and training, Allison Petrini MD received multiple awards, including Gold Humanism Honor Society, the Jerome Seiler Memorial Award for Excellence in Pelvic Surgery and the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Resident Achievement Award. She also earned multiple teaching awards.

This Austin fertility doctor is the author of numerous scientific publications, and her research has been featured at many national and international conferences. She has been the recipient of several research awards, including the Society of Reproductive Surgeons In-Training Award for Research and the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society Prize Paper Winner.

Dr. Petrini is a member of several professional organizations.

  • Society of Reproductive Surgeons
  • Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine
  • American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
  • American Medical Association

Her memberships allow her to stay on top of the latest developments in the fields of reproductive medicine and women’s healthcare.

Turn to Allison Petrini MD for diagnosis and treatment of the complex causes of infertility

Her extensive training in reproductive medicine enables her to treat all infertility causes. However, she has a particular interest in treating diminished ovarian reserve (low egg supply), polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and male factor infertility. She also has expertise in the surgical management of infertility.

Most of all, she enjoys the relationships that she forms with her patients. “[As a fertility doctor], I get to form amazing relationships with my patients. It’s an honor to support them during such a pivotal and vulnerable time,” she explains.

Dr. Petrini stays busy outside of her work as an Austin fertility doctor

Family is everything to Allison Petrini MD. In fact, it’s the most important factor in why she and her husband moved back to Texas. In addition to enjoying family time, Dr. Petrini also loves trying different cuisines, traveling to experience new cultures, practicing yoga and reading.

If you’d like to schedule an appointment with this caring and highly skilled fertility specialist, contact us today. Dr. Petrini looks forward to helping you get on the path to parenthood.


2019 Society of Reproductive Surgeons In-Training Award for Research
2018 Jerome Seiler Memorial Award for Excellence in Pelvic Surgery
2017 Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons Resident Achievement Award
2017 Department of Ob/Gyn Senior Resident Student Teaching Award
2016-2018 Administrative Co-Chief Resident
2015-2016 Resident Reporter, American Society of Reproductive Medicine Annual Meeting
2013 Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
2013 Gold Humanism Honor Society
2011 Hispanic Center of Excellence Global Health Scholars Award
2008-2010 McCombs School of Business College Scholar
2006-2010 University Honors, The University of Texas at Austin
2007 Houston Public Radio, “This I Believe” series