In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

(Back to Treatment page)

In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
The most advanced reproductive treatment. IVF consists of complex steps in which the woman is given fertility drugs that stimulate her ovaries to produce a number of mature eggs; at the proper time, the eggs are retrieved by suction through a needle that has been inserted into her ovaries; the eggs are fertilized in a Petri dish in the laboratory with her partner's or donor sperm; and subsequently the embryos are transferred into the uterus.

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)
Couples that carry a wide variety of genetic conditions can have their embryo screened for that condition. This involves performing IVF, growing the embryos for three days, taking one cell and analyzing that cell. Then, only non-affected embryos can be transferred back to the uterus. This technique is also used in couples with repeated miscarriages.

Office Hours:

Monday 8 - 5

Tuesday 8 - 5

Wednesday 8 - 1

Thursday 8 - 5

Friday 8 - 4

The office is closed from 12 -1 pm for lunch


 

Our Location:

1371 NW 121st

Clive, Iowa 50325

AS OF JULY 1ST PATIENTS  WHO  WILL  BE  HAVING IUI'S OVER THE WEEKEND AND  DO NOT HAVE INSURANCE BENEFITS  WILL BE REQUIRED TO PRE PAY FOR  THEIR SERVICE ON FRIDAY.

DUE TO DR. YOUNG AND DR. COOPER'S UPCOMING EDUCATIONAL MEETING IN  JULY THERE WILL BE LIMITED FERTILITY  SERVICES DURING THIS TIME. THIS WILL EFFECT PATIENTS DOING INJ IUI AND IVF CYCLES.PLEASE SPEAK  WITH A NURSE TO SEE IF THIS WILL CHANGE YOUR UPCOMING TREATMENT.


 

 

Search the Site: