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Author: Dr. Lowell Ku

Fertility Preservation

Fertility preservation is exactly what the name implies. It involves techniques that can extend a person’s childbearing years.

Is IVF safe?

IVF is a safe and effective treatment for infertility.  IVF has very low risks to the patient. The risks include ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, multiple gestations, ovarian torsion, ectopic pregnancy, and risks of the egg harvest procedure.

A Look at the Common Causes of Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

Experiencing multiple miscarriages, especially if you are also coping with infertility, is physically and emotionally draining. After all, a positive pregnancy test is one of the most exciting moments for patients struggling with infertility. Unfortunately, the time between a positive pregnancy test result and the first ultrasound—weeks later—can be extremely stressful, particularly for women with a history of miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy. Understanding the causes of recurrent miscarriages can help you know what to expect in the future. Here are some common explanations for multiple miscarriages.