Infertility & Heart Health Awareness

Since February is “Heart Awareness Month” I have had many patients ask if and how their fertility treatment will affect their heart. Although there is not a lot of research on this topic, there is one good study called the GRAVID Study (General...

Valentine’s Day and Infertility

Valentine’s Day will soon be here. It’s the day of love and romance. If you and your partner are struggling with infertility, romance may seem nearly impossible to even think about. The pressure to make Valentine’s Day romantic can feel daunting, especially if...

PCOS and Infertility

PCOS is the most common type of female endocrine disorder and one of the leading causes of female infertility. However, there is certainly hope for women with this condition and it is often an easy intervention. Sometimes we treat this diagnosis with Metformin, a...

How many IVF cycles should I pursue?

What is the Right Number of IVF Cycles for You? With all of the emotional and physical hardships that accompany IVF (in vitro fertilization), patients often ask me how many cycles they should pursue. There is no one pat answer because each patient’s fertility...