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 […]

Today we are eager to highlight Tammy Fillingim, Ultrasound Technologist, RDMS, BS.

The following post is a success story that Ashley Sargent has graciously decided to share with us.  On July 25th, 2016, our lives would forever be changed. I met my husband, Chris, when I was only 14 years old. Not everyone falls in love so young and marries their high school sweetheart, and even fewer […]

  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 […]

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.

We realize that each situation is different, but for many couples or individuals the cost of infertility treatment can be an added source of stress to the infertility process. Our goal at the ART Fertility Program of Alabama is to provide affordable, compassionate and quality care. We do our best to help keep you informed […]

In many cases in which the male partner is found to be infertile, donor insemination (DI) is often a first choice in assisted reproduction before undergoing other treatments such as in vitro fertilization. This is especially true when the woman’s fertility is not compromised. When this is the case, and the woman is free of […]

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) was developed in the late 1980s as an early form of testing an embryo to aid couples at risk of giving an inherited disease to their child. With PGD, embryos may be tested and diagnosed for a specific disease such as Cystic Fibrosis, Tay-Sachs, or Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Most genetic diseases that […]

You and you partner are trying to conceive. You quit smoking, cut back on your alcohol intake and start eating a more nutritious diet. While these are all great steps to take in order to boost your fertility, it may not even cross your mind to look into your prescription medications. Prescription medications are classified […]