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There is one fertility clinic in the New Orleans area and a total of four fertility clinics located throughout the state of Louisiana.

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In order to analyze the sperm, a sperm analysis can be done several times to ensure accuracy of the test results. If there is a reproductive issue with the male, time is a dependent factor on prospective treatment for the couple, explains Dr. Seth Levrant who participates in the clinic Partners in Reproductive Health in Munster, IN and Tinley Park, IL.

Dr. Richard Paulson, a fertility doctor with USC Fertility in Los Angeles explains how the hormones estrogen and progesterone can prepare the uterine lining for implantation of an embryo, even in women who have had ovarian failure or in menopause.

UCSF's Dr. Evelyn Mok-Lin discusses the role of egg freezing today.

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Louisiana Infertility Insurance Mandate

There are 5 states that currently have infertility insurance mandates in place that require insurance plans to offer coverage for fertility treatments or IVF costs, or to actually provide that coverage. The state of Louisiana has a fertility treatment insurance law in place that requires coverage for conditions that result in infertility.

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Infertility Clinical Trials in New Orleans

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Fertility related research studies

Clinical trials are carefully regulated and controlled studies that operate under a set purpose to answer a certain question about a disease, illness, disorder, or type of treatment. Clinical trials operate under strict conditions often throughout multiple locations.

New Orleans Attorneys Offer Legal Assistance in Building Families

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Get legal assistance if you are using donor egg, surrogacy or adopting

As the field of assisted reproductive technology (ART) has advanced, countless couples have been able to achieve their family-building dreams. However, new ART procedures that use third parties, such as egg donation, sperm donation and surrogacy, have raised a number of legal issues.

Infertility Insurance in New Orleans

Insurance coverage for infertility treatment

As couples go through their fertility treatment process, they may be surprised at how quickly the costs can add up. Many fertility treatments require more than one course of fertility medication, and often, more than one cycle of in vitro fertilization (IVF) is necessary.

Surrogacy in New Orleans

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Using a surrogate to have a baby

Surrogacy is a type of fertility treatment in which one woman, called a surrogate, carries a child for another woman or a couple. Surrogacy is an option when first-line fertility treatments failed, or if the woman has abnormalities of the uterus or has had recurrent miscarriages. It can also be used for gay couples who would like a biological connection to the child.

Egg Donation Rates in New Orleans

Number of babies born from donor egg cycles

The following data, from the most recent Assisted Reproductive Technology Report shows the number of donor egg in vitro fertilization (IVF) cycles at New Orleans fertility clinics and the number of babies born.

Using an Egg Donor in New Orleans

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Building your family with egg donation

There were a total of 40 egg donor in vitro fertilization (IVF) cycles in the state of Louisiana in 2007, including 25 in the New Orleans area. Of these egg donor IVF cycles in New Orleans, 19 were fresh donor egg cycles and six were frozen donor egg cycles.

New Orleans Fertility Clinic Success Rates

Babies born from IVF treatment in New Orleans

After you’ve decided to make the transition from your OB/GYN to a fertility doctor, you next need to decide on a fertility clinic. Choosing a fertility clinic in New Orleans can be challenging, as there are several fertility clinics located throughout Louisiana.


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