Dr Areiyu Zhang
Dr. Areiyu Zhang is a Reproductive Endocrinologist and Infertility Specialist (REI) joining Olive in November 2018. Dr. Zhang was born in Beijing and later moved to Ottawa with her family. After graduating with a BSc in physiology and psychology from McGill University, she went on to get her medical training at the University of Calgary. Dr. Zhang then completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of British Columbia, followed by a fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology (REI) at the University of Ottawa where she is practicing until she moves to Vancouver in November 2018.
Dr. Zhang has done research in the areas of perinatal anxiety and sexuality and has a focus on the biopsychosocial aspect of infertility. She is dedicated to helping create diverse families and offering compassionate, patient-centred care. She finds counseling patients about their fertility options and guiding them through difficult decisions a deeply rewarding part of her practice. She is pleased to be able to offer patients care in English or Mandarin.
Along with her focus on whole patient care, Dr. Zhang is excited about the rapidly evolving technological advances in fertility treatment and the opportunity to help more patients achieve a successful pregnancy.
Dr. Zhang is a registered sonographer in obstetrical and gynecologic ultrasound with the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography.