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Los Angeles, CA, Fertility Guide

Los Angeles, CA

If you live in the Los Angeles area, you’ll find no shortage of fertility doctors, fertility clinics, or the latest in fertility treatments.

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Source: Southern California Center for Reproductive Medicine
Tour the Southern California Center for Reproductive Medicine with Dr. Robert Anderson, its Founder and Director, and learn more about the fertility clinic's state of the art treatments and operations.

Dr. Frank Yelian, medical director of Life IVF(Irvine, CA) explains the procedure for natural IVF. It is an approach in which, only a single egg is retrieved, through natural selection. No fertility medication or is involved in natural IVF. The patient is monitored for hormone level and follicle size, and then a trigger shot is given prior to egg retrieval.

Dr. Frank Yelian, medical director of Life IVF Center (Irvine, CA) explains the advantages of Mini-IVF for fertility treatment. In general, natural Cycle IVF is a good option for a women with poor ovarian reserve. One major advantage is that you use less medications, the patient has a much lower chance of developing any complications. Between ages 35-40, a mini- IVF, using 3 or 4 eggs, is a much better option.

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