Dr. Ivy Lersten
Specialty: Obstetrics & Gynecology, Reproductive Endocrinology
Denver IVF & Fertility Center
3055 Roslyn Street
Denver, CO 80238
About Dr. Ivy Lersten
Dr. Ivy Lersten completed her undergraduate degree in biology at Northwestern University in Evanston, IL. She then attended medical school at the University of Iowa where she graduated with research distinction. Dr. Lersten completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Colorado where she was an education chief and an active participant in medical student education. She received a resident research grant and has presented her research in nutrition and ovarian reserve at national conferences.
Dr. Lersten is from the Chicagoland area but spent part of her childhood in China and New Zealand. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband exploring Colorado, cooking and working on her skiing skills.
Fellowship, University of Colorado Denver, reproductive endocrinology & infertility (2019-present)
Residency, University of Colorado (2016-2020), OB-GYN
MD, University of Iowa (2016)
BS, Northwestern University, biology (2012)
Professional associations and accreditations
Research publications and abstracts - peer reviewed publications
Hohos NM, Elliott EM, Cho KJ, Lin IS [Ivy Lersten], Rudolph MC, Shaznik-Wikiel ME. High-fat diet-induced dysregulation of ovarian gene expression is restored with chronic omega-3 fatty acid supplementation. Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology. Vol 499; 1 Jan 2020
Santoro NF, Lin IS. Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause: Underdiagnosed and Undertreated. Contemporary OB/GYN. 2018;64.
Lin IS, Hardy-Fairbanks A. Impact of Obesity on Induction of Labor at Term. Proceedings of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2015;9;5;2..
Lin I, Cho K, Hohos N, Nel-Themaat, Rudolph MC, Skaznik-Wikiel. Decreased Levels of Follicular Fluid Saturated Fatty Acids are Associated with Diminished Ovarian Reserve. Fert Stert. 2018;110;4;e321-e322.
Oral presentations and posters
Lin IS, Luu, T. Bioidentical Testosterone for the treatment of postmenopausal symptoms. ACOG Colorado GYN Conundrums 2019 Denver, CO.
Lin I, Hardy-Fairbanks A. Impact of Obesity on Induction of Labor at Term. Medical Student Research Day, Carver College of Medicine Iowa City, IA.
Lin I, Cho K, Hohos N, Nel-Themaat, Rudolph MC, Skaznik-Wikiel. Decreased Levels of Follicular Fluid Saturated Fatty Acids are Associated with Diminished Ovarian Reserve. American Society for Reproductive Medicine Annual Meeting, Denver, CO.