A Fertility Doctor’s Job: Getting Women Pregnant

David Kreiner, MD Treating Infertility Leave a Comment

Last night I tucked my grandson Jayden into bed. “Saba,” which is Hebrew for grandfather, Jayden said, “What do you do at work?” I thought back to when I first talked to his dad, my son Dan, about the birds and the bees. Well, I thought, I help those in need make babies but how do I explain this to …

Are You in Fighting Reproductive Shape?

David Kreiner, MD Reproductive Health Leave a Comment

Happy New Year! If you are like my patients, this traditional holiday wish/greeting is a heartfelt hope, a wish that 2010 will bring you the family of your dreams. In the very least, your most important resolution for the new year is to build the foundation for that family you always assumed you would have. But, how do you get …

Endometriosis and Your Fertility

David Kreiner, MD Endometriosis Leave a Comment

Endometriosis has made the news lately because Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi has stepped up to use her celebrity to shed light on this disease. I don’t have to tell you that endometriosis can be a very painful illness and that it can cause infertility. It is often a reproductive lifelong struggle in which tissue that normally lines the uterus …

Micro IVF May Be Your Answer

David Kreiner, MD Micro IVF Leave a Comment

You’ve already crossed the bridge from “We’re going to get pregnant!” to “We need help…” But this other side looks filled with more obstacles, including expensive and risky fertility medications. How far do you have to go just to have a baby? Micro IVF (sometimes called MiniIVF) may be your answer. The primary point of MicroIVF: fewer fertility drugs, less …

Fertility doctor denounced for claims of human cloning

David Kreiner, MD IVF, News, Regulation of IVF Leave a Comment

IVF News – Fertility doctor denounced for claims of human cloning Source: www.ivf.net Fertility doctor denounced for claims of human cloning First Octomom and now this. I get the impression there are fertility specialists out to ruin the reputation of IVF for the rest of us. In the case of octomom, there is some question as to how the patient …