How does endometriosis affect fertility? Endometriosis, which affects approximately 48 percent of infertile women, is a painful condition where the tissue lining the inside of the uterus grows outside of the uterine cavity. The tissue responds to your menstrual cycle hormones by swelling, thickening, and shedding to mark the beginning
Anna Victoria, a certified personal trainer and Instagram star, recently got candid with her followers about her struggles with infertility. Known for her cheery demeanor and bubbly personality, Anna tears up on camera as she talks about her personal and emotional journey to starting a family. One of seven children,
Medical Contribution by Joseph Doyle, M.D., of Shady Grove Fertility’s Rockville, MD Office. The tick-tock of the biological clock has long been a source of stress for women who envision children in their futures. Thanks to advancements in reproductive science, women who want children (just not right now) have options.
If you are just beginning your fertility treatment journey, you may be feeling confused and overwhelmed by the infertility acronyms and medical information—but you are not alone. Our patients have taught us that connecting with a community is one of the most valuable steps that they can take. The infertility
Shady Grove Fertility welcomes Dr. Brad Swelstad to the Virginia Medical Team. Dr. Swelstad sees patients out of SGF’s Woodbridge, VA office, and provides a full range of state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment options for female and male infertility, elective fertility preservation, fertility preservation prior to cancer treatment, and LGBTQ family
Thanks to technological advancements made at SGF in the last decade surrounding in vitro fertilization (IVF), thousands of patients have achieved their dreams of parenthood with increasing efficiency and fewer IVF cycles—good news for the growing number of hopeful parents who are turning to embryo donation to build their families. SGF’s
If you are considering freezing your eggs, you might have also wondered: Does my health insurance cover egg freezing? While insurance varies by provider and payment, there are some elements of the egg freezing process that is often covered by health insurance. Cost-Benefit Ratio Elective oocyte cryopreservation, more commonly referred
Shady Grove Fertility is proud to welcome Dr. Kenneth Steingold to the medical team in Richmond, Virginia. Dr. Steingold sees patients out of SGF’s Richmond – Stony Point location and offers a full range of options from basic to advanced fertility treatments. Dr. Steingold attended medical school and completed his residency
Shady Grove Fertility is proud to welcome Dr. Anish Shah to the Richmond Medical Team. Dr. Shah sees patients out of SGF’s Richmond – Stony Point – Forest Ave office and provides a full range of state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment options for female and male infertility, elective fertility preservation, fertility
SGF Atlanta has announced that Dr. Desireé McCarthy-Keith, who sees patients in the Alpharetta and Atlanta-Northside offices, has been named Medical Director for the region. This distinction is based on Dr. McCarthy-Keith’s leadership, commitment, and dedication to the practice and the local Atlanta community in helping patients overcome infertility. In this role, Dr.