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thoughtful, individualized fertility care that’s close to home

FAMILY IS OUR PRACTICE

We’re PREG, the largest network of fertility centers in the Carolinas. Helping you expand your family isn’t just what we love to do, it’s part of who we are.

We’re a family, both at home and at work, of doctors, nurses, scientists, technicians, and administrators, all dedicated to helping you realize your dream of family. Here to educate, encourage, and empower you in your fertility journey, we’ll celebrate your success and support you through the obstacles and opportunities. Because we believe that family is the foundation of every thriving community. Family connects us all, and we invite you to join ours.

two locations easily accessible from the

CHARLOTTE AREA

SPARTANBURG, SC CENTER

1330 Boiling Springs Road, Suite 2200, Spartanburg, SC 29303
P: (864) 583.2669, F: (864) 583.2459

COLUMBIA, SC CENTER

2324 Sunset Blvd., West Columbia, SC 29169
P: (803) 726.3600, F: (803) 929.0504

thoughtful, individualized

FERTILITY CARE

Individualism demands options, and we at PREG believe that your informed preferences and goals should guide treatment. Comprehensive fertility care for both you and your partner in an inviting and unpressured setting is what you can expect at both our Spartanburg and Columbia centers.

IUI AND IVF-BASED TREATMENT OPTIONS

PREIMPLANTATION GENETIC TESTING

EGG, EMBRYO, AND SPERM DONATION

ONCOFERTILITY AND FERTILITY PRESERVATION

LGBTQ FERTILITY TREATMENT

IVF REFUND PROGRAMS

HSG AND SEMEN ANALYSIS

REPRODUCTIVE SURGERY / TUBAL REVERSAL

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unique financial options featuring our

IVF REFUND AND MULTI-CYCLE DISCOUNT PROGRAMS

Financing fertility treatment may seem intimidating, but we’re here to help. A large number of insurance plans provide more benefits than you may think, and we participate with all major carriers. You’ll meet with an experienced financial counselor during your very first visit before any testing has been performed so you can proceed with a clear understanding and without any surprises. In addition, you’ll learn more about the following at PREG:

– Access to financing options
– Fertility medication assistance programs
– Lower cost IVF options, including multi-cycle discounts
– IVF refund program powered by Univfy®

from our family to yours

MEET YOUR TEAM

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John Frederick Payne, MD

Director of third-party reproduction

spartanburg center
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Victoria Bishop, MS, FNP-BC

Nurse Practitioner and Director of Nursing

spartanburg center
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Edward Tarnawa, MD

Medical Director – Columbia and Lowcountry

columbia center
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Lisa Marii Cookingham, MD

Reproductive Endocrinologist and Infertility Specialist

columbia center
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