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
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Egg freezing, Is it for me?
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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
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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
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Hello. Dr. Michael DiMattina, medical director at Dominion Fertility. The question today is when you should consider undergoing IVF treatment.
When should you consider…
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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
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"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
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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
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New Arlington VA office opening November 7th!
Good Morning. Dr. DiMattina here at Dominion Fertility in Arlington, Virginia. I was just…Continue
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Good Morning. Dr. Michael DiMattina, medical director of Dominion Fertility.
Dominion Fertility offers more treatment options than most fertility centers in the United…
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Most fertility centers now use Letrozole instead of Clomid
For many years, Clomid has been a very popular…Continue
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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
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