Just received a wonderful email from a lovely couple who traveled all the way from Georgia to do NC IVF here at Dominion. Having had a previous IVF/ICSI baby in 2006 they had returned to their RE for another attempt at IVF. Previously the response to medications had been poor and this time the response was even worse with no retrieval even attempted. Her FSH was 18.9 and they were told that essentially no good options existed in terms of IVF. Fortunately, they had heard about NC IVF and we…Continue
Added by John David Gordon MD on January 27, 2012 at 10:46am — No Comments
Frequently I am asked about IUI compared to IVF and specifically about NC IVF compared with IUI. Although IUI can be successful, there are clear limitations to an IUI. First of all, unless pregnancy occurs an IUI does little to explain why a couple has failed to conceive. Could the tube have failed to catch an egg(s)? Could the sperm have failed to find an egg(s)? Could the sperm have failed to fertilize an egg(s)? Could the fertilized egg(s) have failed to grow? Could the embryo(s) have…Continue
Added by John David Gordon MD on January 24, 2012 at 9:27am — No Comments
New Years Eve is such a special day. For many people, it is a time to reflect upon and evaluate one’s life, as well as look forward to the New Year. It is also a time to think about what went well with the past year and make resolutions to make the next year even better. This is true for us at Dominion Fertility, so we would like to share some of our resolutions for 2012.
Dr. DiMattina ,Dr. Gordon & Dr. Reh’s Resolutions for…Continue
Added by Dominion Fertility on January 1, 2012 at 8:00am — No Comments