Recent Developments and the Future of Fertility Technology

Posted in General | Tagged IVF, PGD, ICSI March 16, 2020

In 1978, the concept of fertility was irrevocably changed by technology when the first baby conceived through in vitro fertilization (IVF) was born. Since then, state-of-the-art technologies and refined laboratory procedures have assisted in the births of almost eight million babies worldwide. In recent years, the technology of IVF has become even more advanced. Fertility Technology Today Today,…

The ABCs of TTC: An Acronym Glossary

Posted in General | Tagged IUI, IVF, ICSI, PGD, PGT, ART March 15, 2020

If you’ve been trying to conceive (TTC) for a while and have recently begun your fertility treatment journey, you have probably come across a lot of new and unfamiliar acronyms. The language of infertility can seem intimidating for someone who is just starting out, but familiarizing yourself with these abbreviations can help you understand the process, enhance your discussions with your doctor, a…

Who Benefits From Genetic Testing?

Posted in General | Tagged Genetic testing, PGD, Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis February 24, 2020

Modern technology has revolutionized the way we create and grow families by making it possible for fertility-challenged individuals and couples to conceive. While most people are familiar with fairly common treatment options such as in vitro fertilization (IVF) and intrauterine insemination (IUI), also known as artificial insemination, there are also advanced techniques that can be used to…

What Does It Mean to Have Unexplained Infertility?

Posted in General | Tagged Unexplained infertility, Second opinion, Infertility diagnosis, IVF, PGD, Egg donation, Gestational surrogacy November 27, 2017

Infertility treatment can be frustrating, sometimes intensely so. Patients will wonder how long it will take to receive test results, why a treatment failed, why one test is needed over another, are they taking advantage of all available financial resources, and is a particular treatment plan really the best plan for them. These are all valid, perfectly understandable concerns that can lead to…

Recurrent Miscarriage: Causes and Treatment Options

Posted in General | Tagged Miscarriage, Recurrent miscarriage, Recurrent pregnancy loss, PGD August 29, 2017

Recurrent miscarriage, or recurrent pregnancy loss, is defined as three (or more) consecutive miscarriages prior to the 20th week of your pregnancy. At Fertility Solutions, we understand that experiencing a miscarriage can be a painful, difficult experience on its own, and that recurrent miscarriage multiplies that pain and difficulty. Recurrent miscarriage patients come to our practice with…