For a step-by-step description of the procedure. Ask about any fertility medicines, daily blood testing,
and egg harvesting. ART treatment is physically and emotionally demanding,
especially for the mother.
About his or her level of
expertise. ART procedures to correct infertility in both men and women require
specialized training and experience.
How likely it is that you and
your partner will conceive after treatment with ART. This depends on the
specific type of problem being treated. It also depends on other fertility factors such as a
woman's age. You must feel comfortable that the risks of ART are worth the
chance of becoming pregnant.
About the clinic's treatment
success rates. Also ask about what types of problems the clinic typically treats.
PeaceHealth endeavors to provide comprehensive health care information, however some topics in this database describe services and procedures not offered by our providers or within our facilities because they do not comply with, nor are they condoned by, the ethics policies of our organization.