Couples struggling with infertility come from all over the world to receive expert care at Columbia Fertility Associates. Their highly trained team of OB/GYNs treat infertility at three convenient locations in Washington, D.C.; Bethesda, Maryland; and Arlington, Virginia. If you and your partner have tried to get pregnant for six months to a year without success, call or book an appointment online today.
Infertility is a frustrating condition that affects about 15% of couples. The term describes couples who aren’t able to get pregnant after one year of trying, or six months if the woman is 35 or older. Women who get pregnant but suffer from frequent miscarriages may also be infertile.
No. Infertility affects both men and women equally. About one-third of infertility cases are due to problems with the woman and another third are caused by the man. In the remaining one-third of cases, both partners may be infertile or the cause is unknown.
Several issues can cause infertility in both men and women.
When it comes to diagnosing and treating infertility, the team at Columbia Fertility Associates are the best in the field. They begin by performing a comprehensive physical exam and reviewing your medical and sexual histories.
Sometimes, the exam reveals the underlying cause of infertility. In most cases, though, they need to perform more tests, such as:
Discovering the cause of infertility can be a complex, emotional process, but the experts at Columbia Fertility Associates provide compassionate care every step of the way.
Your provider at Columbia Fertility Associates recommends the best infertility treatment for you and your partner’s specific needs. Depending on your situation, infertility treatment may include:
The team at Columbia Fertility Associates is dedicated to helping you and your partner achieve a successful pregnancy. Call or book an appointment online today to learn more.