Dr. Acacio has had some of the highest IVF success rates in Southern California. His outstanding academic credentials and extensive clinical experience have been vital in achieving major breakthroughs and successes in many challenging cases that have failed prior treatments. Highly respected by his peers, Dr. Acacio is often consulted by other physicians who come to him for infertility evaluation and treatment.
He is described by his patients as being personable, kind, and encouraging. His dedication to excellence and compassionate care are motivated by his passion for what he loves doing best- helping patients attain the dream of parenthood.
Brian Acacio, M.D., F.A.C.O.G. is board certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility as well as in Obstetrics and Gynecology. A graduate of UC Irvine, Dr. Acacio received his medical education at George Washington University School of Medicine. Dr. Acacio completed his 4-year Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at the Los Angeles County (LAC)-University of Southern California (USC) Hospital. Dr. Acacio also completed his sub-specialty Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility at LAC-USC as well. He is a Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (FACOG).
Dr. Acacio holds memberships in the prestigious American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) and Pacific Coast Reproductive Society (PCRS).
As assistant clinical professor at UCLA, Dr. Acacio has been actively involved in teaching and training other physicians over the years. He is the Division Head of REI in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the Kern Medical Center in Bakersfield, California, having trained OB/GYN resident physicians at that institution for the past 11+ years. Residents in California's Central Valley Area (Kern County) can now receive convenient care at his satellite office in Bakersfield.
Dr. Acacio is active in research and has over 50 publications and lectures in nationally recognized peer review journals and conferences. He donates his time to give presentations/lectures on areas of his expertise, on topics such as Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Recurrent Pregnancy Loss (RPL), Male Factor Infertility, and Reproductive Surgery. He has been featured in interviews on National Public Radio (NPR) and several local news stations. Dr. Acacio serves as a Director on the Board for Fertile Action.
Dr. Acacio is licensed to practice medicine in California. He has medical staff privileges at some of the leading hospitals throughout Southern California, including Mission Hospital (where he volunteered and worked in the pharmacy as a youth), Saddleback Memorial Hospital, South Coast Medical Center (where his wife, Lisa was born), Kern Medical Center, Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center, and Mercy Southwest Hospital.
Dr. Acacio enjoys surfing, golf, art, reading, traveling, and spending time with his wife and two daughters.
Dr. Acacio, holding one of the 1,000 + baby miracles born with his help