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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.

What Happens During IVF?


Apr, 12, 2019
Robert Colver, M.D.

You likely know the basics of IVF — a woman's egg and a man's sperm are combined in a lab to create an embryo, which is then put back into the woman's uterus to hopefully grow a baby. But what is actually involved in the IVF process from start to finish? Watch the video above...

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When Should I Consider IVF?


Apr, 08, 2019
Robert Colver, M.D.

In vitro fertilization (IVF) is one of the most effective infertility treatments available today. IVF is a method of assisted reproduction that replicates the process of natural conception. A man’s sperm and a woman’s egg are combined in a laboratory to create an embryo, which is...

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Could I Have Endometriosis?


Mar, 18, 2019

Endometriosis is a reproductive disorder characterized primarily by pain. Approximately 1 in 10 women have endometriosis, and it is one of the most common reasons that women see a fertility specialist. Endometriosis is defined as the presence of endometrial tissue outside of the uterus...

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