Sherman Silber

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2010

    Amy Tucker: Area Woman First U.S. Cancer Survivor to Have Child from Frozen Ovary

    Photo: Jennifer SilverbergSherman Silber: Ice sculptor.​Add another bullet point to the already impressive resumé of St. Louis fertility expert Dr. Sherman Silber. In May, one of Silber's patients -- Amy Tucker of Columbia, Illinois -- became the first U.S. cancer survivor to give birth as a resu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2009

    Former Senator Jeff Smith Will Likely Go to the Marion, Illinois, Clinker

    Jeff Smith remains free on bond -- until he gets the letter from the U.S. Bureau of Prisons telling him where and when to report. ​Susan Uchitelle wanted Jeff Smith to do more community service at Confluence Academy. Vince Estrada wanted the former poli-sci instructor for Washington University to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 12, 2008

    Egg Man Delivers -- Again

    Famed St. Louis fertility pioneer, Dr. Sherman Silber, has reached another milestone. In a report published yesterday in the New England Journal of Medicine, Silber announced that one of his patients recently gave birth from a transplanted ovary. Reuters news service reports that it's the first time ... More >>

  • News

    October 3, 2007

    The Egg Man

    Dr. Sherman Silber says he can extend a woman's fertility by decades. All he needs is an ovary and some ice.