Getting pregnant doesn’t always happen quickly. Sometimes pregnancy can be difficult to achieve for many reasons. When you or your partner are having fertility issues, you need the help of an expert–your GYN doctor.
Infertility issues can happen to anyone. In fact, infertility affects 10 to 15 percent of couples. Men and women are equally affected by infertility problems. If you and your partner have been having intercourse regularly for a year without achieving pregnancy, you or your partner could have infertility issues. Some common causes of infertility include having:
Your GYN doctor will order a series of tests to determine the cause of infertility, so treatment can begin. Infertility treatment focuses on restoring fertility or assisting with reproduction through the use of medical techniques.
Your GYN doctor may recommend medications to restore fertility. Common fertility medications include:
Your GYN doctor may also recommend these methods to assist in fertility:
Our GYN doctor can help you and your partner with infertility issues, so you both can start a family. To find out more about the causes and treatments of infertility, talk with an expert. Call your GYN doctor today.