Infertility Diagnosis and Treatment
Infertility is perhaps one of the most stressful problems a couple can face. Northeast OB/GYN provides compassionate care in an environment that fosters understanding. We will pursue evaluations to determine any potential difficulties for conceiving.
Common Causes of Infertility
Numerous factors can cause infertility, and we've listed some of the more common ones below. If you are having difficulty achieving pregnancy, or think you may need assistance conceiving, an evaluation is necessary to determine your needs and treatment options. Contact us today to schedule an appointment.
Endometriosis is a condition in which the endometrial tissue grows inside the pelvic cavity, causing symptoms including:
- Painful periods
- Pain during intercourse
- Painful bowel movements
- Irregular bleeding
- Possible infertility
Endometriosis can be treated with medication or outpatient laparoscopic surgery, depending on the individual.
Lack of Ovulation is another possible cause of infertility. The symptoms include the infrequency or lack of periods, and the condition can be treated with medication.
Blocked Tubes do not present any symptoms, but can be caused by a history of STIs or Pelvic Inflammatory Disease, or by scar tissue from previous infections or surgeries. Blocked tubes may be treated with outpatient laparoscopic surgery.
Low Sperm Count Numerous medical conditions as well as various biologic and environmental factors can cause low sperm count. We work in conjunction with a urologist to evaluate and treat low sperm count.
Contact Us to Schedule an Evaluation. Our board certified physicians determine your unique needs based on your individual case. We work directly with many specialists and therapists to provide you with options to be able to achieve pregnancy.