Your fertility evaluation can include a questionnaire, blood tests, an x-ray, and an ultrasound. In some cases, your family doctor or Ob-Gyn may have already ordered some of these tests. However, if the results are generally older than one year, we will want to update them.
Many men do not realize that infertility is a male problem, but at least 40% of couples experience infertility because of a male factor. A semen analysis is an integral part of the fertility evaluation for men, even when a known problem exists in the female partner.