Dr. Michael Scholtes is a native of the Netherlands, who studied medicine at the University of Leiden. His residency training was held on Leyenburg hospital in The Hague and at the St. Clara Hospital in Rotterdam instead. At the beginning of his career as a gynecologist he was an operating company, but was soon taken Zeilmaker in IVF team of the Academic Hospital of the University of Rotterdam, under the direction of Prof. Dr.. At the Erasmus University, he has a Ph.D. Title acquired, comparable to the German Habilitation. Topic:. Blastocyst and implantation of the embryo Besides the fields of endocrinology, reproductive medicine and gynecological ultrasound diagnosis is special interest in reproductive genetics and evolutionary biology. Dr. Scholtes is established as reproductive medicine in Dusseldorf since 1990. Prof. Dr. Zeilmaker, one of the pioneers of IVF, many years worked as a consultant in the construction of the IVF laboratory at our center. His wife, Dr. Annette Reuss, Ph.D., specializes in the prenatal. The leisure time, Dr. Scholtes time with his wife and five children.