In vitro fertilization, primary ovarian insufficiency, recurrent pregnancy loss, fertility preservation, and abnormal puberty
Dr. Von Wald believes connecting with patients on a personal level while helping them build a family is one of her greatest professional privileges.
Thyroid disease in pregnancy, ovarian aging, oncofertility
Dr. Von Wald is board certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility and Obstetrics and Gynecology. A Selby, SD native, she attended the University of South Dakota for her bachelor’s degree and the University of South Dakota School of Medicine for her medical degree. She then completed an obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita and Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, KS. She pursued her fellowship training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Boston IVF, in Boston, MA In addition, she holds a masters degree in public health from the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Dr. Von Wald returned to Wichita in 2007 and worked in private practice seeing a broad range of infertility and reproductive endocrinology patients. During this time, she also held the position of assistant professor at the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita and was actively involved in both clinical research and teaching of residents and medical students. Most recently, she was in private practice in Denver, CO since 2010. Her interests include in vitro fertilization, fertility preservation for oncology patients, primary ovarian insufficiency (premature ovarian failure), and pediatric and adolescent gynecology. Dr. Von Wald is a member of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, the Society for Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility, the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society.
Dr. Von Wald loves spending time with her husband, Dr. Jason Knudtson, and their three children. She also enjoys traveling, skiing, hiking, cooking, and playing the piano.