Doctor Why Did My Miscarriage Occur?

From an emotional perspective, miscarriage is a very painful event. When you are eagerly looking forward to having a baby, and then lose the pregnancy, it can literally break you. This situation becomes a lot worse for infertile patients. The extended treatment, the i...

When Should I Raise the “Stop” Sign to IVF?

Sometimes, IVF can become a long and drawn-out affair and can take you to breakpoint. So how can you avoid reaching that point? How do you know when it’s time to stop and say that you have tried enough and it’s now time to move on? A patient of mine had once posed thi...

IVF Clinics- Why small is beautiful !

                                          There are a number of factors that infertile couples have to take into consideration when choosing an IVF clinic. One of the most important criterion should be the clinic’s success rate- the doctor’s competence in making babie...

When IVF Doctors Make Mistakes

IVF is a complex enterprise, and when there are so many moving parts, it’s inevitable that mistakes will creep in. When IVF doctors make a mistake, they find it very hard to acknowledge the error. Doctors do their level best not to make mistakes; and so when they do s...

Gynecologist or Infertility Specialist?- It Isn’t a Coin Toss

Most infertile couples are confused about whom they should visit when they require medical assistance. It’s true that both the man and the woman get affected by infertility, but it’s typically the woman who is proactive with seeking medical care. Most bypass their fam...

How to Choose the Best IVF Centre in India

                                                               When you are considering doing IVF, it’s but natural that you will conduct a certain amount of research. You may ask for recommendations from your family doctor or even your gynecologist. Maybe you have a...

Best IVF Specialist in India

                                                When it comes to IVF treatment, finding the right doctor can be the difference between being successful in getting pregnant or not. IVF is a time-consuming treatment that is emotionally and financially heavy too. This mak...

Why do you think you’re not getting pregnant?

Infertile couples who come to me for a consultation often bring fat files overflowing with their medical records. These contain copies of their earlier test results, as well as summaries of the treatment cycles they have already been through. They pull these out, and...

Excessive Exercise can Exorcise Fertility

  As an IVF specialist, I get to treat patients with different forms of infertility and from different age groups. While some have walked through the doors of an IVF clinic for the first time, others come in for a second or third opinion. Some patients have no clue wha...

IVF patients- Gear up, Grill your IVF Doctors

Recently, I met a patient who was very unhappy with the treatment meted out to her by the IVF clinic where she had failed her second treatment cycle. In most instances, when patients like her come in for a consultation, one of the first things they do, is offer me all...