Between 10% and 15% of couples struggle with infertility. If you’re among them, you know how devastating it is to want a family and not be able to conceive. Carlos Rodriguez Ortiz MD, PA, and his dedicated team in Miami and Hialeah, HCA Florida Kendall Regional Hospital, offer evaluations and treatments for couples struggling with infertility. To find out the cause of your infertility, call the office nearest you or schedule an appointment online today.
The primary causes of female infertility include:
Carlos Rodriguez Ortiz MD, PA and his team consider all of these possible causes when evaluating your particular case. In most cases of infertility, a couple can still have a healthy pregnancy.
If you’ve been actively trying to get pregnant for 12 months, but have had no success, it may be time to schedule an infertility appointment with Carlos Rodriguez Ortiz MD, PA, and his team.
It’s also important to schedule an evaluation after six months if you’re a woman who is 35 or older and trying to get pregnant. Women who’ve had repetitive miscarriages may also seek an infertility evaluation and support.
The team offers comprehensive infertility screenings, including:
Carlos Rodriguez Ortiz MD, PA, and his team may also evaluate you and your partner’s lifestyle habits to see if any factor into your infertility.
The team helps you tweak your lifestyle to achieve a healthy weight and eat a nutritious diet that supports a healthy body. They can also help you with fertility tracking so you have intercourse on the days most likely to result in conception.
You may need oral hormones or other medications to stimulate ovulation. Or, you might benefit from artificial insemination. If you have scar tissue or endometriosis, undergoing minimally invasive surgery may increase your chances of conceiving.
The team can refer you to a reproductive specialist who can offer in vitro fertilization (IVF) and other advanced therapies if you don’t respond to treatments or they aren’t appropriate for your condition.
If you’re struggling with infertility, call Carlos Rodriguez Ortiz MD, PA, or schedule an appointment online at the office nearest you today.