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The Midwest Fertility Specialists team is made up of experts in the field of fertility and reproductive health care. See the latest news and insights from our practice.

Mythbusters: Male Infertility


Jun, 29, 2018
Matthew Will, M.D.

Contrary to popular belief, male issues contribute to at least one-third of infertility cases. There are many root causes of male infertility, including hormonal issues, structural problems and even genetics — and sometimes a combination. When trying to start a family is the...

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What is Tubal Factor Infertility?


Jun, 06, 2018
Laura Reuter, M.D.

The fallopian tubes play a vital role in reproduction. These tubes serve as the passageway for eggs to travel from the ovaries to the uterus during ovulation. If these tubes are blocked or damaged, making conception difficult or impossible, we call this “tubal factor”...

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Courtney Howard: What I’ve Learned about Perseverance


May, 24, 2018

This guest post is written by Courtney Howard. Courtney’s husband, Jay Howard, is an IndyCar driver racing in the 102nd Indianapolis 500 on May 28, 2018. I’ve never been a quitter. I was a collegiate athlete, I’ve pursued a demanding career, and I’ve taken on many things that...

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What We Learned from Our Testimonial Video Shoot


May, 07, 2018

When it comes to infertility, we may be the experts; but we constantly learn from the patients who walk through our doors each day. We recently sat down with a handful of these patients — and we listened. We listened to them each talk about how much they wanted a family and the...

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