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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 to know before donating your eggs


May, 30, 2019
Erica Anspach Will, M.D.

1 in 8 couples in the United States struggle to conceive. While men and women can both contribute to infertility issues, a female's poor egg quality and quantity can be major factors. While advancing reproductive age is the most common cause, women of any age may experience a decline...

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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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This is What Happens When You Undergo eSET


Oct, 03, 2017
Matthew Will, M.D.

Elective single embryo transfer (eSET) is one of a variety of possible courses of treatment for couples struggling with infertility. eSET is a form of in vitro fertilization (IVF) that uses only one embryo, which consists of an egg and a sperm joined in a lab. The primary benefit to eSET is that...

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