Why are infertile women willing to acts as guinea pigs ?

(TUESDAY, APRIL 29, 2014) I see lots of patients who have had numerous unproven experimental treatments, such as IV immunoglobulins, hysteroscopic metroplasty and immune therapy with paternal lymphocyte immunization. I sometimes wonder why patients...

Ignorance is more dangerous than "half-knowledge" for infertile couples

(MONDAY, APRIL 28, 2014) Many infertile women spend a lot of time on the net , doing research in order to find out more about IVF. They are willing to invest their energy in learning more about IVF, because they want to maximize their chances of having a...

Why I encourage my patients to interpret their own medical reports !

(Wednesday, April 30, 2014) At Malpani Infertility Clinic we ensure that our patients are actively involved in every aspect of their treatment. In the course of formulating a treatment plan, we need to order medical tests ,so we can judge the quality of...

Guest Lecture on Active management of Infertility in Aurangabad

(Thursday, May 01, 2014) There are now over 1000 IVF clinic in India; and it's important to create awareness about what IVF treatment can offer, so that doctors and their patients have realistic expectations for this technology. I will be uploa...

Active management of infertility - a guide for gynecologists

(Friday, May 02, 2014) Active management of infertility - a guide for gynecologists from Aniruddha Malpani    

My Sanskrit Guruji's Gita website

(Sunday, May 04, 2014) I have always been fascinated by the Gita and have wanted to read and understand it in Sanskrit. Prof Sudhir Kaicker has been my online guru, and I have learned so much for him over the last 2 years. His website at www.gitamritam.org is a...

Health insurance companies versus patients and doctors

(Monday, May 05, 2014) As medical costs are spiraling out of control , health insurance companies are trying to do their best to control their losses. Because of medical inflation , they are losing money hand over fist. Newer medical procedures are often much more...

Managing IVF failure

(TUESDAY, MAY 06, 2014) Managing IVF failure - a guide for the doctor from Aniruddha Malpani I was invited to give a presentation on Managing Failed IVF cycles at the 3rd International Conference on Pearls and Pitfalls in Gynecological Endoscopy an...

From Infertility to Maternity - Conference at Aurangabad

(WEDNESDAY, MAY 07, 2014) I was the Chief Guest at the Conference on Infertility to Maternity organised in Aurangabad recently by Dr Bondhale who has been running the successful MGM IVF clinic for the last 5 years

How IVF doctors fool patients

(THURSDAY, MAY 08, 2014) Patients do IVF treatment with a lot of expectations . IVF treatment is extremely expensive , but they know that this is the one option which maximizes their chances of getting pregnant . However, when patients are not well infor...