Albert Hsu, MD, is a passionate patient advocate who prides himself on delivering cost-conscious personalized care. As a reproductive endocrinologist, he helps women and couples navigate numerous conditions, including polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), endometriosis, infertility, recurrent pregnancy loss, diminished ovarian reserve, hypothalamic pituitary dysfunction, hyperprolactinemia and disorders of the female reproductive tract.

In his spare time, Dr. Hsu is working with the Missouri State Medical Association and Missouri ACOG to help address the epidemic of maternal mortality in our state. He also loves playing ultimate frisbee, reading about history and current events, playing piano, following football and spending time with his family.

Education & Training

Medical School

Yeshiva University Albert Einstein College of Medicine


Obstetrics & Gynecology

  • Baystate Medical Center


Reprod. Endo. /Infertility

  • Eastern Virginia Medical School


American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
American Board of Obstetrics/Gynecology-Reproductive Endocrinology


MU Health Care participates with most major managed care organizations. To find out whether MU Health Care is a participating provider in your insurance plan or network, or for information on co-payments and deductibles, please contact your insurance carrier directly.

In the News

Dr. Hsu explains in vitro fertilization (IVF) on Radio Friends with Paul Pepper

Academic Information

Assistant Professor of Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology

Research Profile

Dr. Hsu has published papers on endometriosis and chronic pelvic pain, and he has earned multiple grants to study infertility and endometriosis. His recent research projects include investigating PCOS, vitamin D and infertility, markers of ovarian reserve, male factor infertility, intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) and more.



Research Interests

  • In Vitro Fertilization
  • Endometriosis
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Fertility Preservation and Oncofertility
  • Primary Ovarian Insufficiency
  • Reproductive Medicine
  • Ovulation Induction
  • Artificial Insemination

Areas of Expertise

  • Endometriosis
  • Mitochondria and Fertility
  • Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  • Cost‐Effective In Vitro Fertilization
  • Ovarian Reserve Testing
  • Vitamin D
  • Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection


Awards & Honors

2017 “Top Doc” in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, New Hampshire Magazine

2013 First Prize, poster session, Eastern Virginia Medical School Research Symposium

2009 Endometriosis Association Young Investigator Travel Grant

2008 Ronald Burkman Departmental Research Award

2007 & 2008 Accomplished Teaching Citation, Tufts University

2007 Berlex-Resident Teaching Award, Tufts-Baystate Medical Center, Dept of Ob/Gyn

1996 Medical Scientist Training Program, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

1996 William Stewart Jr Award for Community Service, MIT

1994 Howard Hughes Undergraduate Summer Research Scholarship


Zagadailov P, Hsu AL, Seifer DB, Stern JE. Differences in utilization of intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) within human services (HHS) regions and metropolitan megaregions in the U.S. Reproductive Biology and Endocrinology (accepted for publication, 5/8/17)

Hsu AL, Townsend PM, Castora FJ, Oehninger S. Endometriosis may be associated with mitochondrial dysfunction in cumulus cells from subjects undergoing IVF-ICSI, as reflected by decreased ATP production. Fertility and Sterility. 103(2): 347-352, 2015

Hsu AL, Sinaii N, Segars J, Nieman L, Stratton P. Relating Pelvic Pain Location to Surgical Findings of Endometriosis. Obstetrics and Gynecology. 118 (2 Pt 1): 223-30, 2011

Hsu AL, Arny M, Knee A, Bell C, Cook E, Novak A, Grow D. Antral Follicle Count (AFC) in Clinical Practice: Analyzing Clinical Relevance. Fertility and Sterility. 95(2): 474-479, 2011

Hsu AL, Grow D. Author’s response for “antral follicle count in clinical practice: analyzing clinical relevance.” Fertility and Sterility. 95(2): 482-483, 2011

Hsu AL, Khachikyan I, Stratton P. Invasive and non-invasive methods for the diagnosis of endometriosis. Clinical Obstetrics and Gynecology. 53 (2): 413-419, 2010

Grow D, Hsu AL. Endometriosis, Part 2: Surgery for Symptom Relief and Infertility. The Female Patient. 31 (12): 54-58, 2006

Grow D, Hsu AL. Endometriosis, Part 1: Clinical Diagnosis and Analgesia. The Female Patient. 31 (11): 62-68, 2006

Hsu, AL. Asian Pacific American Medical Student Association’s Work in Hepatitis B Vaccinations. Asian American Pacific Islander Journal of Health. 6 (2): 225, 1998

Lafaille JJ, Keere FV, Hsu AL, Baron JL, Haas W, Raine CS, and Tonegawa S. “Myelin basic protein-specific T helper 2 (Th2) cells cause experimental autoimmune encephalomyelitis in immunodeficient hosts rather than protect them from the disease.” Journal of Experimental Medicine. 186 (2): 307-312, 1997