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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 […]

New State-of-the-Art PCOS App Available for Patients

Our clinical team is excited to share a fantastic app to help women with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS). Launched by Monash University called AskPCOS. The app was developed in response to concerns expressed by girls and women with PCOS about the difficulty of finding good quality, trustworthy information.

AskPCOS is the first app dedicated to the […]

[Fertility Smarts] What are the causes of recurrent miscarriage?

Fertility Smarts, an evidence-based website about fertility, interviews Mark P. Trolice, M.D., for his insights on frozen embryo transfer (FET) success rates.

“Recurrent miscarriage is one of the most frustrating problems that I see in my practice.” says Dr. Trolice.

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 […]

Health Checks to Have Before Becoming a Parent

As expecting parents, you want the best for the delicate new life developing in the womb. However, many couples are not aware that the health of both parents plays a key role before conception and throughout pregnancy. In fact, there are a handful of health checks to have before becoming a parent.

According to the American College of […]

What Are the Different Types of Miscarriages?

For an expecting mother or couple, a miscarriage can be a traumatic event. In addition to having lost a child who they will never know, the sense of loss, sadness, and despair is often compounded by the confusion and lack of information surrounding miscarriages and their causes.

Understanding the different types of pregnancy loss can help […]

What Are the Do’s and Don’ts during Pregnancy?

Getting pregnant and starting a family is one of the most exciting times during parents’ lives. The preparation to welcome a new life into the home is cause for celebration for the entire extended family. Still, many patients ask, “what are the do’s and don’ts during pregnancy?” 

This information may, at times, be confusing and even […]

Can FSH or AMH Prove and Predict Your Fertility?

Ovarian reserve testing has become ever more popular among women trying to gauge how many more years of fertility they have. However, a recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association has dampened the excitement among ovarian reserve enthusiasts and generated more than a little anxiety among women in general.

“The study […]