Safa Rifka, MD, FACOG

OB/GYN & Endocrinology & Infertility Specialist located in West End, Washington, DC & Bethesda, MD

About Dr. Safa Rifka

As a reproductive specialist and OB/GYN in practice for over 40 years, Safa Rifka, MD, FACOG is known for helping with the most complex of infertility cases. Dr. Rifka cares for patients at Columbia Fertility Associates in Arlington, Virginia.

Dr. Rifka earned his medical degree from the Faculty of Medicine at the American University of Beirut. He went through both his internship and residency at the American University Hospital in Lebanon before relocating to the United States. Not only did Dr. Rifka complete additional fellowship training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility through the National Institutes of Health, he opted to enhance his education and experience even further.

He went on to finish his board certification through the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Rifka is currently board certified in reproductive endocrinology and infertility (REI), as well as obstetrics and gynecology. He’s also a fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

As a trusted leader in reproductive health, Dr. Rifka has published numerous peer-reviewed studies on the effects of hormones on the male and female reproductive systems. In 2016, Dr. Rifka was recognized as one of Washingtonian Magazine’s Top Doctors.

Being fluent in English, Arabic, and French allows Dr. Rifka to be able to communicate with patients from diverse cultural backgrounds. Dr. Rifka is currently accepting new patients and welcomes them to the practice.

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As a reproductive specialist and OB/GYN in practice for over 40 years, Safa Rifka, MD, FACOG is known for helping with the most complex of infertility cases. Dr. Rifka cares for patients at Columbia Fertility Associates in Arlington, Virginia.

Dr. Rifka earned his medical degree from the Faculty of Medicine at the American University of Beirut. He went through both his internship and residency at the American University Hospital in Lebanon before relocating to the United States. Not only did Dr. Rifka complete additional fellowship training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility through the National Institutes of Health, he opted to enhance his education and experience even further.

He went on to finish his board certification through the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Rifka is currently board certified in reproductive endocrinology and infertility (REI), as well as obstetrics and gynecology. He’s also a fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

As a trusted leader in reproductive health, Dr. Rifka has published numerous peer-reviewed studies on the effects of hormones on the male and female reproductive systems. In 2016, Dr. Rifka was recognized as one of Washingtonian Magazine’s Top Doctors.

Being fluent in English, Arabic, and French allows Dr. Rifka to be able to communicate with patients from diverse cultural backgrounds. Dr. Rifka is currently accepting new patients and welcomes them to the practice.


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Accepted Insurance Plans

Columbia Fertility Associates accepts many insurance plans, and will assist you in understanding your coverage and file any necessary paperwork for you, eliminating wasted time and frustration. Please contact our office for assistance.

Aetna
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Cigna
United Healthcare