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…

What Is IVF like When You're Single?

Posted in IVF | Tagged Single parent IVF, IUI, IVF, recurrent pregnancy loss, Endometriosis, PGD October 27, 2016

Single parent IVF refers to when a single woman undergoes in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatment with the aid of a sperm donor. Typically, when a single woman wishes to build her family with a sperm donor, she will first use intrauterine (artificial) insemination (IUI) to deposit the donated sperm directly into her uterus during ovulation. In cases where IUI has been unsuccessful or if a medical…

What Else Can Fertility Clinics Do Outside of IVF?

Posted in General | Tagged IVF, PGD, Third Party Reproduction, Egg donation, Surrogacy, PCOS, Endometriosis September 16, 2016

Fertility Solutions is proud to offer patients a full spectrum of infertility care, ranging from diagnostic testing through many treatment options customized to each patient’s particular needs. Comprehensive fertility care doesn’t begin and end with in vitro fertilization (IVF) for everyone. In fact, there are many different treatments designed to help meet the needs of anyone who wishes to bui…

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) During IVF: Do I Need It?

Posted in IVF | Tagged PGD, Advanced IVF Plans January 11, 2016

PGD (Preimplantation genetic diagnosis) allows for the screening of embryos prior to implantation. During PGD, a cell is removed from one of the embryos created during in vitro fertilization (IVF), and this cell is analyzed in order to determine if genetic or chromosomal anomalies are present and if they can be removed. By removing a genetic anomaly such as an inheritable disease or chromosomal…