It hasn't been a great week. This past week, two lovely patients of mine find themselves not pregnant after IVF treatment. Several others are pregnant from IVF and other treatments and there were even a few spontaneous pregnancies. I enjoy the successful outcomes for a bit, but then I agonize over the unsuccessful ones. The agony isn't limited to a few minutes or even hours. It's days of worry and wonder. Their unsuccessful cycles aren't about me, I know, but I still find it very, very hard. Their sadness and pain is unimaginable to anyone but those who have been where they are......
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We are one of Canada’s largest fertility centres providing comprehensive care from diagnosis to advanced IVF treatment. With our advanced IVF lab, personal care teams, 70+ years of combined experience, and innovative programs that include specialized genetic testing, egg freezing, and prenatal NIPT testing, we provide you with an excellent chance of conceiving and having a successful pregnancy.
Dr Hitkari, Kelly Gray, Janice Copeland and Paula Anderson's research presentation on Counseling and IVF won first prize for "Best Psychosocial" abstract at the 2014 Canadian Fertility and Andrology Meeting.