November 2016 Blog Posts (13)

Persistence is the Single Most Important Denominator in Success

Hi! This is Dr. Michael DiMattina, Medical Director at Dominion Fertility. You know, persistence pays off often. It is the single most important denominator in success of my patients over the many years that I have been…

Continue

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 28, 2016 at 1:30pm — No Comments

Genetic conditions can be tested for.

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 28, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments

Egg freezing, Is it for me?

Egg freezing, Is it for me?



image from ARC Fertility

The average age of menopause in the US is 51.4. Unfortunately, there are serious medical conditions that lower many of our patients’ age of menopause by up to 10 to 20 years. At Dominion Fertility we have been helping our patients with these conditions such as fragile X premutation and mosaicism for monosomy X that predispose them to primary ovarian…

Continue

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 21, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

Healthy lifestyle leads to higher pregnancy rates

In this day and age, maintaining a healthy weight can be difficult. Unfortunately, infertility is more prevalent among obese couples. Both obesity and infertility cause psychological stress in couples. As fertility specialists, we routinely offer counseling on weight loss as part of…

Continue

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 18, 2016 at 11:00am — No Comments

When you should consider undergoing IVF treatment

Hello. Dr. Michael DiMattina, medical director at Dominion Fertility. The question today is when you should consider undergoing IVF treatment.

When should you consider…

Continue

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 15, 2016 at 12:30pm — No Comments

She was 28 years old but her ovaries were acting over 40 years old: Now pregnant after her first IVF treatment.

28 year old had the ovaries of a woman in her 40’s.

Hello everyone. Dr. DiMattina here to share an incredible story about a 28 year- old patient of mine who had never been pregnant after trying for over one year. She did not know it but her ovaries had prematurely aged…

Continue

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 14, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments

The Benefit of TEAM Nursing

"Will you be my nurse?”

My answer is to that is

“Yes.. And so will Beth, Amy, Erin, Jana, Nichol, Stephanie, and Latoya."

Often times when I meet…

Continue

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 11, 2016 at 9:00am — No Comments

Zika virus and planning pregnancy

CDC updated recommendations regarding Zika transmission.

On September 30, 2016, CDC updated its recommendations about pregnancy timing for couples who want to get pregnant, and updated recommendations regarding prevention of Zika virus transmission through sexual contact.

If you are planning a pregnancy utilizing…

Continue

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 8, 2016 at 6:00pm — No Comments

The price of IVF and PGS has dropped at Dominion Fertility

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 8, 2016 at 10:30am — No Comments

New Arlington VA office opening soon!

New Arlington VA office opening November 7th!

Good Morning. Dr. DiMattina here at Dominion Fertility in Arlington, Virginia. I was just…

Continue

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 5, 2016 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Dominion Fertility offers more treatment options than most fertility centers in the United States

Good Morning. Dr. Michael DiMattina, medical director of Dominion Fertility.

Dominion Fertility offers more treatment options than most fertility centers in the United…

Continue

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 2, 2016 at 8:30pm — No Comments

What happened to Clomid?

Most fertility centers now use Letrozole instead of Clomid

For many years, Clomid has been a very popular…

Continue

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 1, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

Great News for BRCA positive patients using IVF/PGD

The Scientific Congress of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine released news that included several studies on IVF outcomes for BRCA-positive patients.

“BRCA patients will…

Continue

Added by Dominion Fertility on November 1, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

Members

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Dominion Fertility

Follow Us

Newsletter

Enter your email address:


© 2018   Created by Dominion Fertility.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service