Fertility preservation

Vios Fertility Institute Expands Fertility Services to Detroit and Welcomes Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility Expert Dr. Sasha Hakman

Wednesday, October 27, 2021 - 1:44pm

DETROIT, Oct. 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Known as one of the "fastest growing" clinics in the U.S," Vios Fertility Institute expands it services to Detroit, Michigan with a new location scheduled to open in November.

Key Points: 
  • "This marks our fourteenth clinic as Vios expands to provide innovative and patient-centric fertility care options Detroit and the surrounding areas," explains Dr. Beltsos.
  • Dr. Hakman completed her Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility fellowship at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta and her OBGYN residency at Michigan State University.
  • "I'm excited to join the Vios team to help bring our unique approach to fertility care services to the Detroit region," explains Dr. Hakman.
  • Vios Fertility Institute provides patients with innovative, cutting-edge fertility treatment options to meet the diverse needs of patient's family planning goals.

RISE Fertility Opens Second Clinic in Mission Viejo to Provide Personalized Fertility Care to Local Residents

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 - 1:38pm

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- RISE Fertility ,a concierge fertility practice, is pleased to announce the opening of its second fertility clinic in Mission Viejo, California.

Key Points: 
  • NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Oct. 26, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- RISE Fertility ,a concierge fertility practice, is pleased to announce the opening of its second fertility clinic in Mission Viejo, California.
  • Founded by double board-certified Harvard and Yale alumni, Dr. Sanaz Ghazal, MD, RISE Fertility is raising the bar by offering high-touch, personalized fertility care via a comprehensive suite of services to end in baby steps.
  • At this new location, RISE Fertility will continue its mission of delivering advanced fertility care while unburdening patients every step of the way.
  • The RISE Fertility Mission Viejo clinic is located at 26800 Crown Valley Pkwy #455, Mission Viejo, CA 92691 while the Newport Beach clinic is located at 3333 West Coast Hwy Suite 300, Newport Beach, CA.

New Survey Reveals Majority of Houston Residents Misinformed about Their Fertility Health

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 6:13pm

The study of 1,000 Houston-area residents between 25-44 years old aims to shed light on their understanding and knowledge of their fertility.

Key Points: 
  • The study of 1,000 Houston-area residents between 25-44 years old aims to shed light on their understanding and knowledge of their fertility.
  • Surprisingly, nearly 75% of respondents admit to feeling "uninformed," "clueless" or only "somewhat knowledgeable" about their fertility health.
  • In addition to onsite, personal consultations, CCRM Fertility Houston offers informative and easy-to-use resources, such as CCRM TV fertility education videos.
  • CCRM Fertility Houston is located at 929 Gessner Rd, Suite 2300 in Houston, TX, 77024.

Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York Presents Innovative Research at ASRM's 77th Annual Meeting

Tuesday, October 19, 2021 - 4:00pm

BALTIMORE, Md., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Physicians and scientists at Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York (RMA of New York) and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York presented a record 35 original scientific abstracts at the 77th annual meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) in Baltimore, Maryland.

Key Points: 
  • BALTIMORE, Md., Oct. 19, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Physicians and scientists at Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York (RMA of New York) and the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York presented a record 35 original scientific abstracts at the 77th annual meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) in Baltimore, Maryland.
  • Research topics included single cell DNA sequencing, disparities in health care outcomes, and the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the patient journey.
  • Her research on single cell sequencing of whole human blastocystsexpands our current understanding of the genetic composition of human embryos.
  • About Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York, LLP
    Reproductive Medicine Associates of New York (RMA of New York) is widely recognized as a global leader in state-of-the-art reproductive medicine.

Largest Donor Egg Bank in North America Expands Guarantee Program to Include the First-Ever Live Birth Guarantee

Monday, October 18, 2021 - 2:43pm

The Asynchronous donor egg cycle, sometimes referred to "frozen" egg donation, is the most common offering involving selection of donor eggs that are already frozen from the bank.

Key Points: 
  • The Asynchronous donor egg cycle, sometimes referred to "frozen" egg donation, is the most common offering involving selection of donor eggs that are already frozen from the bank.
  • Other guarantees within the Conceive with Confidence program include Egg Survival Guarantee, Single Euploid Embryo Guarantee, Asynchronous Embryo Guarantee and Synchronous Embryo Guarantee.
  • Each program, including the new Live Birth Guarantee, is designed to bring aspiring parents peace of mind as they navigate their journeys to parenthood through donor eggs.
  • Today, with more than 170 affiliate clinics, MEB boasts the largest number of live births using frozen donor eggs, more than any egg bank in North America.

Advancements in reproductive medicine available at Shady Grove Fertility (SGF) can reduce the inheritance of genetic diseases like breast cancer

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:45pm

Individuals and couples with known genetic diseases can turn to Shady Grove Fertility (SGF) to undergo in vitro fertilization (IVF) with preimplantation genetic testing for monogenic/single gene defects(PGT-M) to reduce the risk of passing genetic mutations to future offspring.

Key Points: 
  • Individuals and couples with known genetic diseases can turn to Shady Grove Fertility (SGF) to undergo in vitro fertilization (IVF) with preimplantation genetic testing for monogenic/single gene defects(PGT-M) to reduce the risk of passing genetic mutations to future offspring.
  • Additionally, patients at risk for dominant gene mutations, such as breast cancer or inherited forms of colon cancer, can have individualized testing for these diseases.
  • While Rose is not a carrier for the breast cancer gene, she is a carrier of a rare X-linked genetic mutation called Wiskott-Aldrich syndrome.
  • We are so fortunate to live in a world where we can now reduce the inheritance of deadly genetic diseases via IVF.

CCRM Fertility Colorado and TMRW Life Sciences Partner in State-of-the-Art Technology for the Safe Management of Eggs and Embryos for IVF Patients

Thursday, October 14, 2021 - 1:00pm

"In partnership with TMRW, we're implementing new capabilities for the safe management of eggs and embryos, including software-guided specimen management, 24/7 remote monitoring, unique digital identification for each sample and touch-of-a-button inventory management within the lab."

Key Points: 
  • "In partnership with TMRW, we're implementing new capabilities for the safe management of eggs and embryos, including software-guided specimen management, 24/7 remote monitoring, unique digital identification for each sample and touch-of-a-button inventory management within the lab."
  • TMRW Life Sciences has created the first automated solution for how frozen eggs and embryos are stored, tracked, and monitored during the IVF process.
  • The TMRW platform is transforming the possibilities for fertility and family planning by safeguarding the most precious cells for life.
  • Founded by Dr. William Schoolcraft in 1987, CCRM (Colorado Center for Reproductive Medicine)Fertilityis the nation's leader in fertility care and research.

Reproductive Biology Associates Welcomes Erin Lewis, MD to its Renowned Team of Reproductive Endocrinologists

Thursday, October 7, 2021 - 11:16pm

"We look forward to the contributions Dr. Lewis will make to our practice and the impact she will have on our patients."

Key Points: 
  • "We look forward to the contributions Dr. Lewis will make to our practice and the impact she will have on our patients."
  • A member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), Dr. Lewis is board-certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology (OB/GYN) and Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (REI).
  • She completed her REI fellowship at Brigham and Women's Hospital and her OB/GYN residency at UCLA Medical Center.
  • With more than 70 internationally recognized reproductive endocrinologists, Prelude places emphasis on the best clinical protocols and scientific advancements and sharing these best practices across its network.

Shady Grove Fertility (SGF) Welcomes Reproductive Endocrinologist, Anne Hutchinson, M.D., to the Philadelphia Physician Team

Monday, September 27, 2021 - 1:00pm

Dr. Hutchinson then completed her fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago.

Key Points: 
  • Dr. Hutchinson then completed her fellowship in reproductive endocrinology and infertility at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago.
  • Today, Dr. Hutchinson is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and board eligible in reproductive endocrinology and infertility.
  • She has brought her career full circle by returning to Philadelphia to provide fertility care at SGF.
  • "We are honored to have Dr. Anne Hutchinson join the Philadelphia medical team," says Dr. Kallen.

New Survey Reveals Majority of New Yorkers Misinformed About Their Fertility Health

Wednesday, September 22, 2021 - 1:00pm

According to the study, which aims to shed light on local residents' understanding and knowledge of their fertility health, approximately 61% of New York City-area adults admit to feeling "uninformed," "clueless" or only "somewhat knowledgeable" about their fertility health.

Key Points: 
  • According to the study, which aims to shed light on local residents' understanding and knowledge of their fertility health, approximately 61% of New York City-area adults admit to feeling "uninformed," "clueless" or only "somewhat knowledgeable" about their fertility health.
  • According to Dr. Brian Levine,founding partner and practice directorat CCRM Fertility New York, these misunderstandings demonstrate a prevalent lack of knowledge around fertility health among New Yorkers of reproductive age.
  • In fact, Dr. Levine and CCRM Fertility experts say the local statistics point to a larger issue: more needs to be done to educate and support individuals on their fertility journeys.
  • In addition to onsite, personal consultations, CCRM Fertility New York offers informative and easy-to-use resources, such as CCRM TV fertility education videos, in which the leading fertility experts address some of the most common questions about fertility.