Fertility Blog

Dr.Joe Massey, Servy Massey Fertility Institute

AMH Levels Low? Young? Don’t Give Up!

AMH, or Anti-Müllerian Hormone, is one of the tests in a fertility work-up. This hormone is produced by the cells in the ovary and is one of the markers for ovarian reserve or function. The level is ideally between 1 and 2. If age is not an additional factor, don’t give up even if the AMH is rock-bottom low. Do the stimulation and see if some follicles develop. It is possible with perseverance.

Dr. Edouard Servy

Zika Virus & Pregnancy

The CDC confirmed the Zika virus can cause some pretty serious birth defects if a mother contracts Zika while pregnant. Learn how to avoid the virus and plan your pregnancy.

Dr. Edouard Servy, Servy Massey Fertility Institute

Unexplained Miscarriage

Preimplantation genetic screening (PGS) may help prevent unexplained miscarriages. By sampling the embryo for chromosomal abnormalities, we can ensure only healthy embryos are implanted.

Dr.Joe Massey, Servy Massey Fertility Institute

Can a Pregnancy Jeopardized by Miscarriage Be Saved?

Can a Pregnancy Jeopardized by Miscarriage Be Saved? Many patients who have bleeding or cramping in early pregnancy can still have a normal pregnancy. However, perhaps half the time a miscarriage, or unexpected loss of the pregnancy, can occur. Thus … Continued

Dr.Joe Massey, Servy Massey Fertility Institute

Miscarriage Misconceptions

Miscarriage Misconceptions According to a survey published May 6, 2015, in Obstetrics & Gynecology, there are a number of misconceptions about miscarriage. The majority of people who responded to the survey believed miscarriages are far less common than they are, … Continued