Category: IVF

Am I a Candidate for Mini IVF?

If you are struggling with infertility, you have probably asked your fertility specialist about many different types of fertility treatments. You might have even done research on them. But you may not be aware of minimal stimulation IVF, which is more commonly referred to as mini IVF.

4 Common Misconceptions About IVF Treatment

If you are at all familiar with fertility treatments, whether from personal experience, knowing someone who used one, or just hearing about them in the media, you have probably heard of in vitro fertilization (IVF). In vitro fertilization is one of the most commonly used assisted reproductive treatments.

How Does IVF Work?

In 2015, the most recent year for which data is available, nearly 73,000 babies were born in the United States with the help of assisted reproductive technology (ART). In vitro fertilization, commonly known as IVF, is one of the oldest and most frequently used ART procedures.

What’s the Difference Between an IUI and IVF Procedure?

Since fertility treatments require several advanced procedures and medications, keeping track of all the terminology can be tough. This is especially true when trying to understand the differences between an IUI and IVF procedure to solve your fertility issues. Although they may seem similar at first glance, each one has a unique purpose to help couples achieve […]

Why is In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) So Expensive?

It’s important to know upfront that fertility treatments are typically expensive to undergo. No matter what option you and your partner decide on, there are specific routines and prices that are sure to follow. Unfortunately, in vitro fertilization (IVF) is one of the most costly fertility treatments for couples, adding to the stress of starting a family […]

Average Cost of In Vitro Fertilization

Pursuing fertility treatments may include a variety of procedures, but choosing to have an in vitro fertilization (IVF) is perhaps one of the most expensive routes to embark on for hopeful couples. 

What to Expect With In Vitro Fertilization

In vitro fertilization is the process of fertilization outside of the body. The name comes from the Latin “in vitro” which means “in glass” referring to the petri dish where the eggs and sperm are brought together. Successful IVF in humans began in the 1970s and the popularity and success rates of this treatment have […]

Extraordinary Success for Patients Under 40 with Minimal Stimulation IVF

Minimal stimulation IVF, referred to often as, “Mini IVF”, “Soft IVF”, or “Micro IVF,” is a relatively new Advanced Reproductive Technology (ART) technique in the United States that offers a gentler version of ovarian stimulation compared to traditional In Vitro Fertilization. It has been used successfully in Japan for some time with good success. Here […]