In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Nov
2000

Q&A: What are my options and the success / risk of having a baby if my husband had a vasectomy?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com I am 24 yrs old. I married someone that is older than me. He had a vasectomy 12yrs ago after he had 2 girls with his previous wife. We have been married for almost 2 years and have decided that we want ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2000

Q&A: What should I do to get pregnant after 4 years, if I have endometriosis and had laproscopic surgery?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com I am 29 years old and have endometriosis. I had laproscopic surgery May 1999 and 6 months later took lupron shots for 6 months. I have been trying to get pregnant for almost 4 years now. A couple of months ... View full question & answer >>
Oct
2000

Q&A: What can be done if my husband does not appear to be producing sperm?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com My husband is being referred to a urologist as 2 sperm analysis tests have come back with no sperm present. What will the urologist be able to tell about this problem? My husband had an infection in his ... View full question & answer >>
Sep
2000

Q&A: I want to get pregnant but I have no fallopian tubes. Can I have them put in or undergo a fertilization technique?

SCOTT ROSEFF, MD, FACOG, Director Picture - LocateADoc.com Hello! I need to find out if I need an infertility specialist or a reconstructive surgeon. I contracted chlamydia when I was in college from an unfaithful boyfriend. Since then, I have had 2 ectopic pregnancies ... View full question & answer >>
Jul
2000

Q&A: What is the cost of in vitro fertilization?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com Invitro fertilization can be expensive, right? Would you happen to have a figure amount? Also, would you know of a doctor in my area that would do this procedure? My husband and I do not have children, ... View full question & answer >>
Jul
2000

Q&A: Should a 44 year old women undergo tubal ligation or in vitro fertilization to have a baby if she has a genetic disorder?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com is there anything that can be done to undo a tubaligation? Is it recommended for a woman age 44, also there is a genetic disorder involved in my case. Would it be advisable for me to pursue a pregnancy ... View full question & answer >>
Apr
2000

Q&A: How do I have another child and ensure it is a girl to avoid x-linked retinal degeneration being passed on?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a female with a family history of x-linked retinal degeneration. I have a son that inherited some of these problems. The severity of his problem is not yet known since he is only 9. I would like ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
1999

Q&A: What is polycyctic ovary syndrome and what can be done so my wife can bare a child?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com My wife his Polycistic Ovarys and we are trying to start a family. Can someone please explain, Firstly what are polycistic Ovarys and what type of treatment is best for a child. View full question & answer >>
Nov
1999

Q&A: What kind of fertilization will get me pregnant if my husbands sperm count is low and I have has two therapeutic abortions?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com presently I am 42 years old and 8 months. i am a member of Kaiser permanente. My partner is 57 years old and has been on anti-deppresants for ten years. He has a very low sperm count. I have a normal ... View full question & answer >>
Oct
1999

Q&A: Would the Direct Oocyte-Sperm Transfer (D.O.S.T) procedure be a better alternative to tubal ligation reversal?

Daniel Potter, MD, FACOG Picture - LocateADoc.com Where can I find out about the D.O.S.T. (direct Oocyte-Sperm Transferr ) procedure and what Dr.'s are doing this procedure in my area. I have had my tubes tied but would like to have another baby ... View full question & answer >>