Fertility Q&A

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted January 29, 2021     In

Sperm Freezing 101: Should You Freeze Your Sperm?

While egg freezing is talked about often, what about freezing sperm? Whether you’re interested in freezing sperm before a vasectomy, because you have a high-risk lifestyle, are going through medical treatment, or just want to preserve your sperm for later, freezing sperm is a great and easy process that can be fairly successful. Learn more […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted December 5, 2020     In

Questions to Ask When Selecting an Egg Donor

“What is an egg donor and should I use donor eggs?” These are two questions you might be asking yourself as you continue to seek out help from a fertility specialist. While these questions might be hard to ask yourself during the early stages of fertility planning, it’s important to take some time and do […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted August 11, 2020     In

Breaking Down the Top 10 Fertility Myths

Whether you’re pregnant or currently trying to conceive, you’ve probably already heard a million different “facts” that you should keep in mind before, during, and after pregnancy. Even though some of these common tips or guidelines have been around for years, don’t believe everything you hear. To help you decipher what’s true and untrue, we’ve […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted August 4, 2020     In

Answering Common Questions About Infertility

Navigating the world of infertility can sometimes feel overwhelming. From evaluations to diagnosis to treatment, you will need to absorb a great deal of information. In our Las Vegas fertility clinic, we want our patients to know that we are here to offer support and guidance. Dr. Littman and our team focus on each patient […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted July 21, 2020     In

Determining When to See a Fertility Specialist

Struggling to get pregnant can lead to many stressful and sleepless nights, especially if you don’t know what could be causing it or which steps to take moving forward. Learn more about signs of infertility in men and women to ease your uncertainties and determine when to see a fertility specialist.   Signs of Infertility […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted January 28, 2020     In

Fertility Glossary: IVF Abbreviations & Terminology

Fertility treatments can become overwhelming with the amount of information you receive. The acronyms, processes, and other fertility terms don’t have to be confusing, though! This fertility glossary will keep you feeling knowledgeable and confident throughout the process. Read below for a better understanding of IVF abbreviations and terminology you are likely to hear throughout […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted January 29, 2018     In

Series: Get to Know Us – Constance Petronella

Our team at Red Rock Fertility Center is committed to providing personalized service to all our patients. We believe that it’s beneficial for both the staff and patients to develop a personal relationship to have a better experience. That’s why we started this ongoing staff spotlight series. We want you to get to know us better, just […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted November 30, 2016     In

Fertility Tourism: Traveling for Fertility Treatment

You’ve made the powerful decision to begin fertility treatments, and now the reality of the process is becoming clearer by the minute. You’ll have to consider the costs involved, the upcoming medical procedures, scheduling your appointments around your other responsibilities, and more. For most individuals, one of the biggest hurdles to overcome is cost. But […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted October 12, 2016     In

An Introduction to Fertility Tourism

Most couples that are considering fertility treatments probably think they must narrow their search down to medical offices that are within 50 to 100 miles of their home. After all, does it really make sense to drive hours to the fertility clinic, if one is right down the street? The problem is, some communities are […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted June 5, 2015     In

Is Genetic Screening Included With IVF Treatments?

Transcription So most IVF clinics do not offer genetic screening included in their IVF packages. Here at Red Rock Fertility Center, we do because we’ve determined that a number of normal looking embryos can be genetically abnormal and when these embryos are transferred, they either will not implant or they will cause a miscarriage, and […]

By Red Rock Fertility     Posted October 24, 2013     In

Top Five Questions Patients ask their Genetic Counselor about Testing

Written by:  Shannon McGrath, MSN, WHNP-C  -AND-  Elizabeth Platt, Genetic Counselor (Counsyl)   As a Nurse Practitioner, I do my best to help families achieve their dreams of adding to their families.  One reason our pregnancy success rates at Red Rock Fertility are so high is because we include Pre-implantation Genetic Screening (PGS) in all […]