About 10% of women under the age of 44 in the United States have difficulty getting pregnant or staying pregnant, according to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Numerous issues, both female and male, can be the cause. Some of the most common that Dr. Lipton encounters among the women he treats include:
Prior to any treatment, Dr. Lipton conducts a thorough exam to diagnose the cause of infertility.
Dr. Lipton begins by taking a complete medical history and conducting a thorough examination. This may include one or more diagnostic tests, including a:
Once the reason for your difficulty in getting pregnant is determined, Dr. Lipton will devise the appropriate treatment plan. In some cases, couples simply need advice on knowing the optimum moment of fertility in order to ensure conception. For others, medication (Clomid along with HCG injections) may be prescribed to induce ovulation, along with timed intrauterine insemination. For still others, surgical procedures to correct uterine and tubal defects and remove blockages to the uterus may be the solution.
Dr. Lipton works closely with you by sharing information, so you are always an active participant in your treatment. He also works closely with a specialist who analyzes semen and can optimize the sperm count to improve the chance of pregnancy. Dr. Lipton will then perform the insemination procedure himself.
Kyle Lipton, MD, FACOG, FACS accepts most major insurance plans. Please contact our office directly with any questions.
"Dr. Lipton's staff is friendly and accommodating, and my overall experience under his care has always been a positive one."
"Throughout my difficult time, Dr. Lipton remained calm and positive. He was very professional in his treatment approach and gave me the reassurance I needed."
"Dr. Lipton has been my gynecologist for 12 years. He is not only professional and thorough, he is truly sympathetic and talks to me with compassion."
" He is very knowledgeable about his field and is always open to any questions and situations without judgment. Honestly, he is my favorite doctor."
"Dr. Lipton went above and beyond to discuss the various treatment options, and weighed the pros & cons for me."