Fertility Blogs by Dr. Edouard Servy

Dr. Edouard Servy is an IVF pioneer who has been practicing medicine for 30 years. During this time, he has helped thousands of couples build families.

In these fertility blogs, Dr. Servy uses his personal insight and expertise to examine the science, ethics and surprising facts surrounding fertility and infertility treatments. Here you will find in-depth answers to an array of fertility questions, explained in clear terms from a specialist’s point of view.

Preserving Fertility in Women Facing Cancer

In 2012, about 80,000 new cases of cancer were diagnosed in women of reproductive age in the USA. Strategies for fertility preservation prior to cancer treatment depend on a patient’s age, the type and urgency of treatment.

Cryptorchidism and Male Infertility

There are many causes of male infertility. One condition that can contribute is cryptorchidism, which means hidden testis. This is incomplete testicular descent in the scrotum and may be in one or both of the testicles. The testicles descend to a scrotal position in humans in order to help with sperm production. An undescended testicle(s) … Continued

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.