Do Financial Discussions Have A Place In The Fertility Consultation With The Doctor?

David Kreiner, MD Assisted Reproductive Technologies, IVF, Micro IVF, Treating Infertility Leave a Comment

One of the most distressing things I face in practice is when I get negative feedback from a referring physician.  Fortunately, it happens rarely but recently I was shocked about the complaint.  Apparently, his patient was offended that I discussed the finances involved with her treatment.  Her Ob Gyn agreed with her that it was inappropriate for me to discuss …