Carmina Vidal, M.D., Ph.D.

Gynecologist and Reproductive Medicine Specialist at IVI Valencia

IVI Valencia

Social Media:
Carmina Vidal, M.D., Ph.D.


Dr. Carmina Vidal (Carmen), MD PhD, is an attending gynecologist and reproductive surgeon at the Instituto Valenciano de Infertilidad, Valencia and clinical researcher at the INCLIVA Institute.

She completed her medical school education at the University of Valencia and did his Residency in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the Hospital Universitario Sant Joan de Reus, Catalonia, from 1995 to 1998. She completed her Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility fellowship training at IVI Valencia in 1998 and joined the team where serves as a specialist in human reproduction and high complexity assisted reproductive techniques, and as a surgeon specialized in endoscopic surgery.

She has been working as a specialist in Human Reproduction and Obstetrics and conducting research activities in Instituto Valenciano de Infertilidad, Valencia since 1999. She obtained her Ph.D. with Cum Laudem qualification in 2002 at the University of Valencia and a Master’s degree in Advanced Gynaecological Endoscopic Surgery, also in Valencia, 2004-2005. She also obtained the European Certificate of Gynaecological Endoscopic Surgery in Clermont Ferrand in 2005 and the ESHRE Certification for Reproductive Endoscopic Surgeons in 2017.

She has been involved in teaching postgraduate courses since 2001; Master’s Degree in endoscopic Surgery, Master’s Degree in Biotechnology of Assisted Human Reproduction (former doctorate degree of the Pediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department of University of Valencia School of Medicine) and Master’s Degree in Reproduction European University of Madrid.

She has published 11 original articles in international journals, and had 66 oral/poster presentations in international and national scientific meetings.
Dr. Vidal is Member of the Research Committee of the Instituto Valenciano de Infertilidad. He also serves as Ad Hoc Reviewer for the Fertility & Sterility, Human Reproduction, Reproductive BioMedicine Online and Current women´s health reviews.

Read more


MD University of Valencia (1993), Spain
Residency Hospital Sant Joan de Reus, Catalonia (1998), Spain
Fellowship Instituto Valenciano de Infertilidad, University of Valencia (1998)
PhD University of Valencia (2002)
Master University of Valencia (2005)
Certificate in European endoscopic gynecological surgery University Clermont Ferrand (2005)
Master ESHRE Certification for Reproductive Endoscopic Surgeons (2017)

Honores y reconocimientos

Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (SREI) Prize Paper Award (co-author) (2016)
ICIRA Award, to the relevant data in infertility treatment. (2010)


  • Day 3 embryo metabolomics in the spent culture media is altered in obese women undergoing in vitro fertilization.
    J. Bellver, M De los Santos, P Alamá, D. Castello, L. Privitera, D. Galliano, E. Labarta, C. Vidal, A. Pellicer, F. Dominguez.
    Fertil Steril, 103(6):1407-15, 2015.

  • Gene polymorphisms and HLA-G expression in spontaneous abortions.
    García-Láez V, Serra V, Bellver J, Ferro J, Vidal C, de los Santos JM , Rubio C, Martin J, Martínez C, de los Santos MJ.
    Med Reprod Embriol Clin, 2, 3, 82-92, 2015.

  • Preimplantation genetic screening using fluorescence in situ hybridization in patients with repetitive implantation failure and advanced maternal age: two randomized trials.
    Rubio C, Bellver J, Rodrigo L, Bosch E, Mercader A, Vidal C, De Los Santos MJ, Giles J, Labarta E, Domingo J, Crespo J, Remohí J, Pellicer A, Simón C.
    Fertil Steril, 99(5):1400-7, 2013.

  • GnRH analogues in the prevention of ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.
    Alama P, Bellver J, Vidal C, Giles J.
    International Journal of Endocrinology and Metabolism, 11(2):107-16, 2013.

  • A time to look back: analysis of morphokinetic characteristics of human embryo development.
    J. Herrero, A. Tejera, C. Albert, C. Vidal, M. J. de los Santos, and M. Meseguer.
    Fert Steril, 100(6): 602 -1609, 2013.

  • GnRH agonist administration at the time of implantation does not improve pregnancy outcome in intrauterine insemination cycles: a randomized controlled trial.
    J Bellver, E Labarta, E Bosch, MAB. Melo, C Vidal, J Remohí, A Pellicer.
    Fertil Steril 94(3):1065-71, 2010.

  • Reproduction in Couples with Chronic Viral Infections.
    J Giles, C Vidal, S Fortuño and J Bellver.
    Current Women’s Health Reviews, 5, 130-148, 2009.

  • Maternal serum ghrelin levels in early IVF pregnancies: lack of prognostic value for viable pregnancy and altered post-prandial responses.
    C. Vidal, J. Roa, L. Pinilla, A. Pellicer, M. Tena-Sempere.
    Hum. Reprod, 23: 958 – 963, 2008.

  • Highly purified hMG versus recombinant FSH in ovarian hyperstimulation with GnRH antagonists—a randomized study.
    E. Bosch, C. Vidal, E. Labarta, C. Simon, J. Remohi, and A. Pellicer.
    Hum. Reprod, 23: 2346 – 2351, 2008.

  • Similar endometrial development in oocyte donors treated with either high- or standard-dose GnRH antagonist compared to treatment with a GnRH agonist or in natural cycles.
    C. Simón, J. Oberyé, J. Bellver, C. Vidal, E. Bosch, JA Horcajadas, C, Murphy, S. Adams, A. Riesewijk, B. Mannaerts and A Pellicer.
    Human Reprod, 20 (12): 3318-3327, 2005.

  • Esterilidad e infertilidad humana: abordaje y tratamiento.
    Vidal C.
    Farmacia Profesional, 15 (8): 96-100, 2001.

  • Human ovarian steroid secretion in vivo: effects of GnRH agonist versus antagonist (cetrorelix).
    Garcia-Velasco JA, Isaza V, Vidal C, Landazabal A, Remohi J, Simon C, Pellicer A. Hum Reprod, 16(12):2533-9, 2001.

  • Indicaciones clínicas de la microinyección intracitoplasmática de espermatozoides.
    C. Vidal, J. Romero, C.Rubio, I. Pérez-Cano, A. Ruiz, J. Navarro, C. Simón, A. Pellicer, J. Remohí.
    Cienc Ginecol, 4:177.184, 2000.

Read more


Read more
Cerrar menú