Reproductive Medical Conditions
While helping our patients grow their families is a large focus of our practice, we also treat a variety of reproductive medical conditions that have (or may have) an impact on fertility. Our physicians have completed extensive training in infertility as well as reproductive endocrinology. For more information on some of the most common conditions that we treat, please see below. If you are seeking help in managing a condition that is not listed, please contact our office to learn more about how we can help you.
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS)
Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is a hormonal disorder common among women of reproductive age. There are several different indicators of PCOS, and not all women experience the same symptoms. Having PCOS can make it difficult to conceive. To learn more about this condition, please see below:
Endometriosis is when tissue that appears similar to the lining of the uterus grows on other organs inside your body (i.e., ovaries and fallopian tubes). Endometriosis can irritate the areas involved and cause pain, adhesions (scar tissue) and infertility. To learn more about endometriosis, please see below:
Uterine fibroids are typically benign (noncancerous) tumors of the muscle tissue in the uterus. They are also called myomas or leiomyomas. Depending on the size and location of the uterine fibroids, women may experience pain, heavy bleeding, and infertility. To learn more about uterine fibroids and the ways to treat them, please see below:
Primary Ovarian Insufficiency (POI) / Premature Ovarian Failure (POF)
Primary Ovarian Insufficiency is a rare condition in which a woman’s ovaries stop working normally before the age of 40. Women experience symptoms that are similar to those of going through menopause. To learn more about this condition, please see below:
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