About Us

Our Mission and Values

To put it simply, we believe all individuals should be given the best opportunity to create a family. We help make it happen by striving for excellence in everything we do. By always showing respect and compassion for the people we treat and work with. By staying committed to expertise in our clinical setting, in our laboratory, and in our business practices. By maintaining a constant focus on teamwork, honesty, and ethics. And by educating—not only our patients, peers, and community, but also ourselves.

Our Technology

Our state-of-the-art facility houses both clinical and laboratory services with the latest in diagnostic, surgical, and laboratory equipment. 

Our Team

All SIMPLIFY team members have been specifically chosen for their professionalism, commitment to the care of our patients, and something else—the ability to create a positive, personal experience for every patient.

Our Director

Stephanie Frickleton – Seattle Egg Bank Director

Stephanie Frickleton, BS – Director, Donor Egg Bank

  • Graduated from Eastern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Public Health and Psychology
  • Advisory Consultant to RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association
  • Adjunct faculty at Swedish Medical Center
  • Certified Prenatal and Childbirth Educator
  • Member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine
  • Member of the Seattle Tacoma Area Reproductive Society
  • As a Fertility Counselor since 1999, she has matched over 2,000 couples with an egg donor

Our Physician

Dr. Lorna Marshall

Dr. Lorna Marshall

  • In clinical practice in the Seattle area since 1987
  • Board Certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Board Certified in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
  • Residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology at University of California San Diego
  • Subspecialty Training in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility at University of California San Francisco
  • Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at University of Washington
  • Past President and Current Officer of the Pacific Coast Reproductive Society
  • Top Doctor Honors by Seattle and Seattle Metropolitan magazines

Our Laboratory Team

Our embryologists and laboratory personnel have over 60 years of combined laboratory experience. Cindee and Amin Khabani lead this compassionate and skilled team of reproductive professionals.

Cindee Khabani, BS. ELD – Laboratory Director

Cindee Khabani, BS. ELD – Laboratory Director

  • Pacific Lutheran University graduate in Biology & Chemistry
  • Worked over 15 years at Swedish Medical Center Reproductive Technology before co-founding Pacific Northwest Fertility and IVF Specialists in 2005
  • Certified Embryology Laboratory Director from the American Board of Bioanalysis
  • Member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine and the American Association of Bioanalysts
  • One of the few Embryology Laboratory Directors in the country who works as a "hands on" embryologist
Amin Khabani, BS. ELD – Embryology Laboratory Director

Amin Khabani, BS. ELD – Embryology Laboratory Director

  • University of Washington graduate in Molecular and Cellular Biology
  • Led the University of Washington's Fertility and Endocrine Center as their Embryology Laboratory Director
  • Served as the start up Embryology Laboratory Director for Seattle Reproductive Medicine, before co-founding Pacific Northwest Fertility and IVF Specialists in 2005
  • Certified Embryology Laboratory Director from the American Board of Bioanalysis
  • Member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine and the American Association of Bioanalysts
  • With over 15 years of experience, he focuses on increasing the implantation potential of an embryo through the latest breakthrough technologies