Fertility Clinic

Fertility Clinic in Weston, FL

Fertility Clinic in Weston, FLStarting a family is a dream for many people, but it's not always possible. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately 1.5 million women struggle with infertility in the U.S.

More on Infertility:

Infertility is a couple's inability to conceive after having unprotected sex for more than a year, according to the CDC. A woman becomes less fertile as she ages and a fertility clinic is necessary to help with conception.

Reasons for Infertility:

A woman's fertility does decrease with age, but that's not the only reason people have difficulty getting pregnant. Other issues that can affect fertility include:

  • Irregular menstrual cycle
  • Painful periods
  • Endometriosis
  • Blocked fallopian tubes
  • Pelvic inflammatory disease
  • Suffered from several miscarriages
  • Family history of fertility issues
  • Cancer treatments, such as chemotherapy

Men may also suffer from issues:

  • Low sperm count
  • Other sperm problems issues, like low mobility
  • Family history of testicular and/or prostate cancer
  • Cancer treatment also affects men's sperm
  • Small testicles
  • Swollen scrotum, known as varicocele

Infertility Treatments

The Florida Institute for Reproductive Sciences and Technologies provides patients with several treatment options including:

  • Timed intercourse, usually within the timeframe of ovulation
  • Medicine, like estrogen modulators, or anti-diabetic medicine
  • Fertility drugs to stimulate ovulation
  • Hormone treatment
  • Insemination of healthy sperm during ovulation
  • Surgery to correct problems like endometriosis, or blocked fallopian tubes

Other solutions involve, in vitro fertilization or IVF. This is when your doctor extracts eggs and sperm. The sperm fertilizes the egg in a lab, then implanted in a woman’s uterus to continue developing and growing.

Weight and poor diet may also contribute to infertility. If you're overweight, start exercising, walking, running, playing sports, like football, or swimming, and eating more fruits and vegetables.

You're not the only ones dealing with fertility issues. If you need more help, then don't hesitate to call Florida Institute for Reproductive Sciences and Technologies in Weston, FL, at (954) 217-3456 to learn more and schedule an appointment!

Need a fertility clinic?
Call Florida Institute for Reproductive Sciences and Technologies in Weston, FL at (954) 217-3456 to learn more about the services we offer and to schedule an appointment!

 

Office Hours
Monday: 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Tuesday: 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Wednesday: 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Thursday: 09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Friday: 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Saturday: 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
as needed for time-sensitive procedures
Sunday: 09:00 AM - 11:00 AM
as needed for time-sensitive procedures