An ultrasound uses high-frequency sound waves to create images of the patient’s internal organs. An ultrasound is an important tool to assist the physician in monitoring the patients’ ovulation, diagnosing uterine pathology (fibroids, polyps, uterine malformations) or ovarian cysts, assessment of the ovarian follicle count (marker for one’s ovarian reserve), and monitoring of early pregnancy).
During treatment, our sonographers use a transvaginal (internal) ultrasound to monitor your cycle if you are taking medications to stimulate the follicles in your ovaries to produce multiple eggs. Using the ultrasound, your physician can also examine the thickness and pattern of your uterine lining. A transvaginal ultrasound is a probe that is inserted into the vagina covered with lubricant and a condom. The ultrasonographer will be able to see the uterus, ovaries, and sometimes the fallopian tubes. The procedure is not painful, and many women prefer it to an abdominal ultrasound for which the bladder must be full.
Dr. Joseph B. Davis, Reproductive Endocrinologist at RMA of New York, and Dr. Jill Blakeway, DACM, Lac, Founder of the YinOva Center, present at Cycles + Sex Event on the topic of “Fertility from All Angles (Not Just for Those Trying to Get Pregnant Now!)” View information here ...READ MORE
Single vs. Multiple Embryo Transfer By: Matthew A. Lederman, MD In vitro fertilization (IVF) has evolved dramatically over the last few decades, with more than six million babies now born through assisted reproductive technology. For years, multiple embryos were transferred to the uterus in hopes ...READ MORE
Cycles + Sex: All Day Event Featuring Presenters Dr. Joseph B. Davis & Dr. Jill Blakeway, DACM, Lac, in “Fertility from All Angles (Not Just for Those Trying to Get Pregnant Now!)” panel presentation Sunday, April 30th, 2017 11:30am – 7:00pm ...READ MORE
Egg Freezing Event: Take Control of Your Fertility Thursday, April 20th 2017 6:30pm-8:30pm ...READ MORE
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