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 […]

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 […]

We are thrilled to spotlight Beth Hide! Beth has been with ART since it opened its doors in 1986, as a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner. Her practice has always been in women’s healthcare and currently includes IVF and Infertility care and Gynecologic healthcare maintenance. She is also certified as a Nurse Practitioner in Reproductive Endocrinology […]

Author:Beth Hide, MSN, CRNP I was asked to write a story, and since it is a “story” and not a “clinical article”, I have chosen to share my 32 years of experience as a Nurse Practitioner in Women’s Health with most of that time spent in Infertility Care. As a Registered Nurse, my experience was […]

All of us at ART Fertility of Alabama can’t get enough of seeing your beautiful babies that you post to our Facebook page year-round. Seeing their very first picture after they’re born and then on their birthdays year after year makes us love our job even more each day.

It is finally football season! Whether you roll with the tide, or scream “War Eagle!”, we want pictures of your #ARTFootballBaby.

  Intrauterine insemination (IUI) is a fertility treatment that involves taking a semen sample from a man, washing the sperm cells from the seminal fluid, and placing the sperm into a specially designed media for injection into a woman’s cervix and uterus. The sperm preparation for IUI at ART is performed in one of our […]

Joyce Hubbard, Medical Assistant, has been with ART for almost 5 years! You’ll see Joyce helping keep things at the Birmingham clinic running smoothly. She prepares patient exam rooms and then helps bring patients from the waiting room to where they’ll see their doctor or nurse practitioner.