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Coronavirus Appointment FAQs

As part of our response to COVID-19, we’re taking additional proactive steps to ensure the health and safety of anyone visiting our office so you can feel confident you and your loved ones are protected while at our office.

Here are several common questions and answers addressing our increased safety measures.

The Top 10 Fertility Myths and Common Questions

As a board-certified reproductive endocrinology and infertility specialist for over 20 years, I am often confronted by patients, both in the office and online, who have erroneous ideas about getting pregnant and infertility.  

Below, I’ll debunk some of the biggest fertility myths and misconceptions and answer the most common questions we regularly hear from our […]

IVF Second Opinion Telemedicine Consultation Option Now Available

Mark P. Trolice, M.D., is now offering comprehensive fertility and IVF second opinion telemedicine consultations to those in need. You do not need to be a current patient of Dr. Trolice to perform a second opinion telemedicine consultation.

IVF Second opinion telemedicine consultations are open to ANYONE and you do not need to be a current […]

Why Do Women Get Facial Hair?

Excessive or unwanted hair that grows on a woman’s body and face is caused by hirsutism, a common condition that affects 5-10% of women. Hirsutism is defined as the presence of disproportionate male-type hair in some areas of a woman’s body (known as androgen-contingent parts of the body).

Having excess body hair can often generate a […]

We Can Help Couples Who Desire a Balanced Family

We welcome couples who already have at least one child of a particular sex and are interested in having another child of the opposite sex. At Fertility CARE – The IVF Center’s clinic, we have a state-of-the-art, on-site reproductive laboratory which utilizes a combination of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and Pre-Implantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) technologies that […]

3 Common Issues That Affect Fertility

June 18, on Fox 35 News Health Watch, I discussed the impact of three common issues affecting patients trying to conceive – cigarette smoking, cell phone usage, and stress.  Each of these topics will be summarized below in our “talking points” feature!

Cigarette Smoking

even 1/2 pack per day will decrease fertility
within year of stopping  smoking you […]

Fertility in Patients Battling Cancer

The new field of oncofertility focuses on the importance of maintaining fertility in cancer patients using a multidisciplinary approach to include the fields of oncology, reproductive endocrinology, and molecular biology.

Owing to the increasing success of oncologists over the past four decades, patients diagnosed with cancer are surviving longer, and care now focuses on improving quality of life […]

Facts about Fertility Medications

The first step we recommend for patients experiencing challenges when trying to conceive is learning as much as possible about fertility and its treatment options. Understanding the various types of fertility medications is an important component of education for all fertility patients, both women and men alike. So, at Fertility CARE, we want to help […]

3 Proven Methods to Fast-Track Your Fertility

Infertility is defined as the inability to conceive following one year of unprotected intercourse in a couple WITHOUT any risk factors.  We are all familiar with the adage, “Stop, Look, and Listen” but did you ever think it could assist in having a baby?

Well, it turns out applying the tools in this simple exercise can […]

Uterine Fibroids Can Impact Your Fertility

The Reproductive Facts from The American Society for Reproductive Medicine

A 37-year-old woman goes to her doctor for evaluation and treatment for infertility.  She has never been able to get pregnant and very much wants to have a baby.  She has bleeding for 10 days with her periods and she says she has feelings of fullness […]