Mark Perloe, M.D.
Work Address 5445 Meridian Mark Rd.
Atlanta, GA 30342
(404) 843-2229 xt 110
Date of Birth March 7, 1951
Place of Birth New York City, N.Y.
Spouse Mary Louise Allen Perloe
Children Laura Elizabeth
1972 BA. in Chemistry, Franklin & Marshall College
1976 M.D., Pennsylvania State University, Hershey Medical Center
1976-1980 Internship Residency Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Wisconsin
Clinical Science Center, Madison, Wisconsin
1988-1990 Fellowship, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility,
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Minnesota Medical
School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
December 1982 Diplomat, American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology
August 1991 Board Eligible, Reproductive Endocrinology
November 1995 Advanced Endoscopy and Hysteroscopy, American Association of
1980-1983 Director, Ambulatory OB/GYN clinic and OB/GYN staff Claremore Indian
Hospital, Claremore, Oklahoma
1981-1983 Rogers County Health Department, Family Planning Clinic
1981-1983 Colposcopy consultant, State of Oklahoma Health Dept.
1983-1984 Private practice, Chester, PA & Claymont, Delaware
1984-1986 Chairperson' Obstetrics and Gynecology Section
Medical Care Associates of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma
1986-1987 Private practice, Columbia, Maryland
1987-1988 Capital Area Medical Group, Kaiser Permanente, Washington, D.C.
1988-1990 Medical Fellow Specialist, Dept. of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of
Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
1990- Director of In Vitro Fertilization and Reproductive Endocrinology and
Infertility, Atlanta Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia
1990- Private practice, Reproductive endocrinology and infertility, Atlanta, Georgia
1994 Consultant, JHPIEGO, Johns Hopkins University, Family Planning
1996 Consultant, American International Health Association, Women's Health
Initiative Task Force member
1997 Consultant, MedAscend Inc., Women's Health Education, Atlanta, GA
1997 Consultant, Circon-ACMI, Microlaparoscopy, Santa Barbara, CA
1998 Guest Expert, Better Health Incorporated, New York, NY
1999 Consultant, sigma-tau pharmaceuticals
1999 Board of Directors, MedCase, Philadelphia, PA
1984-1986 Clinical Faculty, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Tulsa Medical
College, University of Oklahoma Medical School
1988-1990 Instructor in Obstetrics & Gynecology, University of Minnesota Medical
1990- Director of Reproductive Endocrinology, Georgia Baptist Medical Center
Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency
1991- Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology,
Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Medical College of Georgia
1997- Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology,
Division of Reproductive Endocrinology, Emory University School of
American Society of Reproductive Medicine, Medical Association Atlanta,
Medical Association of Georgia, Georgia Society of Obstetrics and
Gynecology - Board, Atlanta Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology, INCIID-
Medical Advisory Board, Polycystic Ovary Association- vice president &
Board, Endometriosis Association-Medical Advisory Board, OBGYN.net
1984-1986 University of Oklahoma, Tulsa Medical College, Core lectures, "Gynecologic
1988 University of Minnesota Outreach, Aberdeen, SD "Pelvic Pain", "Infertility
1989 University of Minnesota Outreach, Aberdeen; SD "Dysfunctional Uterine
1990 St. Paul Ramsey Hospital, St. Paul, MN Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand
1990 Medical Center, Columbus, GA, Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand Rounds,
1991 OB/GYN Grand Rounds, Piedmont Medical Center, "Norplant
1991 OB/GYN Grand Rounds, West Paces Ferry Hospital, "Norplant
1991 Family Practice Grand Rounds, West Paces Ferry Hospital, "Menopause
1991 Course Organizer, Norplant Training Session, Southern Medical Association
Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia
1991 OB/GYN Grand Rounds, Gainesville Memorial Medical Center, "Update on
1991 Resolve Symposia "Medical Treatment of Infertility"
1991 OB/GYN Grand Rounds, Georgia Baptist Medical Center "Hirsutism"
1992 Aberdeen Conference Center "Conceptions-Misconceptions: Infertility
1993 Quest for Excellence: "Norplant Contraception" & "Contraception in the
1993 Course Organizer, International Endoscopy Symposia, St. Petersburg
1993 OB/GYN Grand Rounds, Georgia Baptist Medical Center, "Oral
Contraception: New Progestins"
1993 Resolve IVF Symposia, "Advanced Reproductive Technology Overview"
1993 "Infertility Update", Shallowford Medical Center, OB Grand Rounds
1994 "Advanced Hysteroscopy", course organizer, Gwinnett Medical Center
1994 "Norplant", "Oral Contraceptives", and "Injectables", Lecturer, USAID
sponsored conference, Toshkent, Uzbekistan.
1994 "Advanced Hysteroscopy", course organizer, Georgia Baptist Medical
1994 "Advanced Hysteroscopy", course organizer, Columbus Georgia
1994 Course Organizer, 2nd Annual Women's Health and International
Endoscopy Symposia, St. Petersburg Russia
1994 Georgia Baptist Women's Health Symposium: "Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding"
1994 Northside Hospital Infertility Symposium: "Psychologic Aspects of Infertility"
1994 Georgia Baptist Medical Center Counseling Center Educational
presentations: "PMS and "Psychologic Aspects of Infertility"
1994 Quest for Excellence: "Norplant Insertion & Removal" & "Oral Contraception
Update" Emory University, Atlanta, GA
1995 Contraception Update: "Norplant Removal" & "Hormonal Contraception
Update" Grady Meomorial Hospital, Emory University monthly CME course
1995 Piedmont Hospital Grand Rounds, "Hysteroscopy" 2 grandround lectures
and laboratory training course for physicians.
1995 Resolve Annual Symposium, "Ovulation Induction Complications & Risks"
1995 Resolve Meeting, "Getting the what you need from your physician"
1995 Georgia Baptist Annual Women's Health Update, "Norplant Removal
Techniques" and "Infertility Overview"
1996 Georgia Baptist Medical Center CME "Hysterosonography", Orlando, FL
1996 Resolve Annual Meeting, "Endometriosis and the Immune System",
"Ovulation Induction Update"
1996 INCIID, Annual Meeting, "Medical Information and the Internet", "Cost-
effective Approach to Infertility Treatment", Orlando, FL
1997 Resolve Meeting, "IVF Overview"
1997 Georgia Baptist Medical Center, Dept. OB/GYN Grand Rounds "Hormonal
1997 Pavlov Institute International Conference on Women's Health,
"Microlaparoscopy", Saline Hysterosonography", "Internet for the OB/GYN
Physician" St. Petersburg, Russia
1997 ACOG Annual Meeting CME course co-director "Advanced Internet for the
OB/GYN Physician" Las Vegas, NV
1997 Polycystic Ovary Association Annual Meeting, "PCOS Overview" Baltimore,
1997 St. Joseph's Hospital Grand Rounds, "Advanced Internet for the OB/GYN
1998 Northside Hospital, Women's Health Symposia, "PCOS, It's Not just about
Infertility", "Recurrent Pregancy Loss: New Options, New Hope"
1999 Northside Hospital, Women's Health Symposia, "PCOS, It's Not just about
1999 Polycystic Ovary Association Annual Meeting, "PCOS & Recurrent
Pregnancy Loss" Chicago, IL
2000 Endometriosis Walk For Awareness, "Don't Let Endo Own You"
2000 Polycystic Ovary Association Annual Meeting, "PCOS: Myths & Missed
Conceptions", San Diego, CA
2000 New York Polycystic Ovary Association Meeting, "Myths, Mythconceptions
and Mythtakes" New York City
2001 Northside Hospital, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Grand
Rounds, "PCOS, It's Not just about Infertility"
2001 Northside Hospital, Women's Health Symposia, "PCOS, A diagnosis that
affects the Whole Family"
2001 Polycystic Ovary Support Association Annual Meeting, "Myths,
Mythconceptions and Mythtakes" Philadelphia, PA
Publications and Educational Media
Perloe M.: Diagnostic Urine Culture Apparatus and Method of Using Same, US Patent
Perloe M. and Christie L.: MIRACLE BABIES AND OTHER HAPPY ENDINGS FOR COUPLES
WITH FERTILITY PROBLEMS Rawson Associates, August, 1986.
Perloe M. and Curet LAB.: The Effect of Internal Monitors on Cesarean SectionMorbidity.
OB/GYN. 53:35f, 1979.
Perloe M. et al.: Laparoscopic Tubal Banding. Video tape for resident education, 1978.
Perloe M. et al.: Endometrial Cancer. Video tape for resident education, 1979.
Perloe M. and Speed J.: Screening for Asymptomatic Bacteriuria in Pregnancy. Presented at the
Gynecologic Urology Society, New Orleans, November 19, 1981.
Perloe M.: Infertility, Klinefelter's Syndrome. Microsoft Encarta 98
Perloe M, Adhesion Study Group: Permanent Implantation of Expanded Polytetraflouroethylene
Is Safe in Pelvic Surgery, submitted to Human Reproduction.
Hurst B.S., Perloe M., et al: Permanent implantation of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene is safe
for pelvic surgery. Human Reproduction 14:925, 1999.
Sills ES, Perloe M, Palermo GD: Correction of hyperinsulinemia in subfertile women with
clomiphene-resistant polycystic ovary syndrome: a review of therapeutic rationale and
reproductive outcomes. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Biol Reprod 92/2:148, 2000 1999.
Scieneaux TL, Sills ES, Perloe M, Daly JP, Schattman GL: Transvaginal ultrasonographic
identification of appendicitis in the setting of chronic pelvic pain and endometriosis. South Med J.
Perloe M, Levy DP, Sills ES: Strategies for ascertaining ovarian reserve among women
suspected of subfertility. Int J Fertil Womens Med. 45:215, 2000.
Perloe M: On Becoming a Netizen. Atlanta Medicine 74, 2000.
Perloe M: editor, Internet Medicine Issue. Atlanta Medicine 74, 2000.
Perloe M, Sills ES,: Metformin treatment of clomiphene resistant polycystic ovary syndrome.
Allahbadia G (ed): in Manual of Ovulation Induction October 99, Rotunda Press London-Bombay
Sills ES, Genton MG, Perloe M, Schattman GL, Bralley JA, Tucker MJ: Plasma homocysteine,
fasting insulin, and androgen patterns among women with polycystic ovary syndrome and
infertility. J Obstet Gynaecol Res 27, 2001.
Sills ES, Drews CD, Perloe M, Kaplan CE, Tucker MJ: Periovulatory serum human chorionic
gonadotropin (hCG) concentrations following subcutaneous and intramuscular non-recombinant
hCG use furing ovulation induction: a prospective, randomized comparison. Fertil Steril 75, 2001.
Sills ES, Perloe M, Tucker MJ, Kaplan CR, Palermo GD: Successful ovulation induction,
coneption, and normal delivery after chronic therapy with etanercept: a novel recombinant fusion
anti-cytokine treatment for rheumatoid arthritis. Am J Reprodu Immunol 2001.
Elliott JL, Hosford SL, Demopoulos RI, Perloe M, Sills ES: Endometrial adencarcinoma and
polycystic ovary syndrome: risk factors, management and prognosis. South Med J 94:529, 2001.
Sills ES, Perloe, M, Tucker MJ, Kaplan CR, Genton, MG, Schattman GL: Diagnostic and
treatment characteristics of polycystic ovary syndrome: descriptive measurements of paitent
perception and awareness from 657 confidential self-reports. BMC Women's Health 1:3 2001.
Sills ES, Perloe M, Kaplan CR, Sweitzer CL, Morton PC, Tucker MJ: Uncomplicated pregnancy
and normal singleton delivery after surgical excision of heterotopic (corneal) pregnancy following
in vitro fertilization/embryo transfer. Arch GYN OB Abstract Vol 266, 181, 2002.
Sills ES, Perloe M, Levy DP, Palermo GD. [Adnexal defect identified with hysterosalpingogram
and laparoscopy during infertility evaluation] J Gynecol Obstet Biol Reprod (Paris). 2002
Sills ES, Wittkowski KM, Tucker MJ, Perloe M, Kaplan CR, Palermo GD. Comparison of
centrifugation- and noncentrifugation-based techniques for recovery of motile human sperm in
assisted reproduction. Arch Androl. 2002 Mar-Apr;48(2):141-5.
Sills ES, Sholes TE, Perloe M, Kaplan CR, Davis JG, Tucker MJ. Characterization of a novel
receptor mutation A-->T at exon 4 in complete androgen insensitivity syndrome and a carrier
sibling via bidirectional polymorphism sequence analysis. Int J Mol Med. 2002 Jan;9(1):45-8.
Sills ES, Kaplan CR, Perloe M, Tucker MJ. Laparoscopic approach to an uncommon adnexal
neoplasm associated with infertility: serous cystadenofibroma of the fallopian tube. J Am Assoc
Gynecol Laparosc. 2003 Nov;10(4):545-7.
Wehbe SA, Ghulmiyyah LM, Carroll KT, Perloe M, Schwartzberg DG, Sills ES. Correlations from
gadopentetate dimeglumine-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging after methotrexate
chemotherapy for hemorrhagic placenta increta. Biomagn Res Technol. 2003 Nov 14;1(1):3.
Ghulmiyyah LM, Perloe M, Tucker MJ, Zimmermann JH, Eller DP, Sills ES. Monochorionic-
triamniotic triplet pregnancy after intracytoplasmic sperm injection, assisted hatching, and two-
embryo transfer: first reported case following IVF. BMC Pregnancy Childbirth. 2003 Aug 8;3(1):4.
Sills ES, Drews CD, Perloe M, Tucker MJ, Kaplan CR, Palermo GD. Absence of profound
hyperinsulinism in polycystic ovary syndrome is associated with subtle elevations in the
plasminogen activator inhibitor system. Gynecol Endocrinol. 2003 Jun;17(3):231-7.
Sills ES, Perloe M, Kaplan CR, Schlegel PN, Palermo GD. Bilateral orchiectomy for the surgical
treatment of complete androgen insensitivity syndrome: patient outcome after 1 year of follow-up.
J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2003 Jun;13(3):193-7.
Sills ES, Sweitzer CL, Morton PC, Perloe M, Kaplan CR, Tucker MJ. Dizygotic twin delivery
following in vitro fertilization and transfer of thawed blastocysts cryopreserved at day 6 and 7.
Fertil Steril. 2003 Feb;79(2):424-7.
Sills ES, Conway SC, Kaplan CR, Perloe M, Tucker MJ. First successful case of in vitro
fertilization-embryo transfer with venom immunotherapy for hymenoptera sting allergy. Clin Mol
Allergy. 2004 Oct 19;2(1):11.
Sills ES, Ghulmiyyah LM, Wehbe SA, Atkinson PF, Perloe M, Tucker MJ. Microstructural
observations of villous and membrane histology in monochorionic triplet placenta after in vitro
fertilization. Histol Histopathol. 2004 Oct;19(4):1241-4.
Sills ES, Perloe M, Stamm LJ, Kaplan CR, Tucker MJ. Medical and psychological management
of recurrent abortion, history of postneonatal death, ectopic pregnancy and infertility: successful
implementation of IVF for multifactorial reproductive dysfunction. A case report. Clin Exp Obstet
Sills ES, Fryman JT, Perloe M, Michels KB, Tucker MJ. Chromatin fluorescence characteristics
and standard semen analysis parameters: correlations observed in andrology testing among 136
males referred for infertility evaluation. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2004 Jan;24(1):74-7.
Abstracts and Video
Das K, Phung L, Perloe M: Follicular Fluids Levels of IgF-l, bp and steroid hormones in IVF
patients (SART Prize) AFS, Washington, D.C., P. 42.
Baird B, Perloe M, Herndon M.: Fibrin Glue Tissue Adhesive in Rabbit Uterine Horn
Reanastomosis. Presented at ACOG Distric IV, October 1991, Charleston, S.C.
Burda MA, Perloe M, Fibrin Glue Fallopian Tube Reanastomosis, Presented at ACOG District IV,
October 1993, Atlanta, GA.
Rowe G, Perloe M, et al: "Laparoscopic Implant and Long-term Efficacy of the Gore-Tex Surgical
Membrane" A.A.G.L. October, 1994, New York City, N.Y.
Garcia I, Perloe M: "Laparoscopic Resection of Sigmoid Endometrioma" Video presented at
ACOG May 1, 1996, Dever CO.
Goldberg B, Perloe M: "U technique for Norplant Removal" Video presented at ACOG May 1,
1996, Dever CO.
Perloe M: "Electrosurgical Excision of Pertioneal Endometriosis" presented at AAGL, Sept 97,
Perloe M: "Electrosurgical Excision of Endometriosis and Adhesions" presented WCE, July 98,
Quebec City, CA
Sills ES, Perloe M, et al: Preliminary Experience with Metformin Treatment of Polycystic Ovary
Syndrome: Reproductive Outcome Among 20 Consecutives Patients, presented ASRM-CFAS,
Sept 99, Toronto, CA
Sills ES, Perloe M, Levy DP, Genton MG, Schattman GL, Tucker MJ: patient perception and
awareness regarding diagnosis and treatment of polycystic ovary syndome (PCOS) as measured
by confidential self-reports. 56th Annual Meeting, American Society for Reproductive Medicine,
San Diego (October 2000).
Perloe M, Wittkowski KM, Sills ES, Tucker MJ, Palermo GD: Separation of motile human
spermatozoa in assisted reproduction: evaluation of centrifugation and non-centrifugation based
techniques. 48th Annual Meeting, Pacifac Coast Reproductive Society, Rancho Mirage [Calif.]