BBB Accredited Business since

Americord Registry LLC

Phone: (866) 503-6005 139 Fulton St Rm 605, New York, NY 10038 View Additional Web Addresses

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Americord is a leader in umbilical cord blood, cord tissue, and placenta tissue banking. As a private bank, Americord collects, processes, and stores newborn stem cells for future medical or therapeutic use. Americord may be reached at 866-503-6005 or at

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

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Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that affect the rating for Americord Registry LLC include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

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Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
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Additional Information

BBB file opened: February 01, 2011 Business started: 08/13/2008 in DE Business incorporated 08/13/2008 in DE
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
125 Worth Street, , New York NY 10013

Type of Entity

Limited Liability Company (LLC)

Business Management
Mr. Martin Smithmyer, President & CEO
Contact Information
Principal: Mr. Martin Smithmyer, President & CEO
Business Category


Products & Services

Americord Registry LLC sells the following brand(s): Americord, Cord Blood 2.0, CordAdvantage, GravityStand

Americord Registry LLC offers the following product(s): Cord Blood 2.0, Cord Tissue Banking, Placenta Tissue Banking

Method(s) of Payment
All major credit cards and bank cards.
Refund and Exchange Policy
No-Risk Enrollment & No Fee Cancellation Policy: Americord doesn’t charge you when you enroll. We charge your credit card after the cord blood collection has been made. If, at any time after you enroll, you decide not to bank your baby’s cord blood, you can cancel your enrollment with Americord without incurring any fee. Our only requirement is that you return the unopened Americord Collection Kit to us.

Additional Locations

  • 139 Fulton St Rm 605

    New York, NY 10038


BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

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BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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Customer Review(s)

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Customer Reviews Summary

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