Whether you’re looking forward to it or not, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. The hearts, cupids, boxes of chocolates and roses can be enough to make anyone sick if they’re not particularly excited about celebrating Valentine’s Day. But if you’re in the middle of fertility treatments, dealing with the expenses and the feeling […]

February 1-7th is National Patient Recognition Week! This week is dedicated to patients. It is a time for healthcare providers to reflect on their patients’ satisfaction. Here at ART, we love our patients dearly and are so thankful to have a week specifically devoted to them!

The following post is a success story that Craig and Paula Davis have graciously decided to share with us.  We got married in 2010 and always had a “five year plan”. We finished our five years with a trip to Europe and hoped to be welcoming a baby early the next year. We had done […]

After the confetti has settled and the celebrations have ceased, the beginning of a new year ultimately means New Year’s resolutions. It is a time to start fresh. A time to start making better lifestyle choices that can help you be healthier and improve your fertility.

The Holiday Season can pose a challenge for patients who are struggling with their emotions regarding infertility. Greeting cards, holiday commercials and television shows are constant reminders of family and children. It usually means increased time spent with family and friends. The image portrayed in the media is of perfect families gathered to celebrate the […]

Endometriosis is a health problem that affects more than 6 ½ million women in the U.S.; it is most common among women in their 30s and 40s. Endometriosis occurs when the endometrium, tissue that normally lines the uterus or womb, grows outside of the uterus and on other areas in the body.

Author: Dr. Michael C. Allemand, M.D. Conceiving a pregnancy naturally requires several key steps in order to be successful: Ovulation-the release of an egg from the ovary The pickup of the egg from the pelvis by the fallopian tube The presence of sperm in the fallopian tube after intercourse correctly timed with ovulation Binding and fertilization […]

Happy New Year! 2016 really flew by, and now it’s time to start thinking about what we want to do in the new year. Making better lifestyle choices can ultimately help you be healthier, and improve yours and your partner’s fertility. So many of the choices that you make each day have a huge effect […]

While most women are aware of the immediate need to quit smoking and/or drinking alcohol upon becoming pregnant, not all are conscious of the fact that smoking and drinking may be harming their fertility prior to pregnancy. Believe it or not, the same can be true for males as well.

When couples are actively pursuing a pregnancy, they tend to cut out foods and habits that are unhealthy for themselves and for their future child. Unfortunately, it’s possible for products/substances that we don’t necessarily ingest to have a negative impact on our fertility.