Co-Culture of Embryos Offered at East Coast Fertility

David Kreiner, MD Co-culture of Embryos, FSH, Infertility Information, IVF 3 Comments

In the past 30 years great strides have been made in the field of in vitro fertilization (IVF). The use of ovulation induction to recruit multiple eggs increased the IVF success rate in the late 1970’s. The addition of FSH and a GnRH agonist (such as Lupron) to the stimulation protocol  increased success rates even more. Ultrasound-guided retrievals made the …

Sperm Meets Egg – Why Doesn’t It Work Every Time?

David Kreiner, MD Age Related Infertility, ICSI - Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection, Infertility Information, IVF 1 Comment

Why me? My wife never had any infections, surgery or any other problem? I have no difficulty ejaculating and there’s plenty to work with so why can my friends and neighbors and coworkers get pregnant and we can’t? I hear these questions daily and understand the frustrations, anger and stress felt by my patients expressing these feelings through such questions. …