Infertility is defined as the inability of a couple to achieve pregnancy after
one year of regular, unprotected intercourse (six months if the woman is over
35). It affects about 1 in 7 couples in their childbearing years, and is just as
likely to be related to male factors as female factors. Scientific advances over
the past three decades have helped millions of women and men overcome problems
with fertility. Success rates vary depending on the cause of infertility and in
most cases, the age of the couple. Overall, about 70 % of couples who complete
treatment eventually succeed in conceiving a child.
Treatments range from recombinant drugs to advanced procedures are achieving
unprecedented success. So if you or your partner is concerned about fertility
Women's Specialty and Fertility Center is here to help find out if there's a
problem, and investigate possible solutions. Depending on the underlying cause,
many relatively simple and affordable procedures are available.