10 episodes

An educational project of the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, this series is designed to provide up to date information about a variety of topics related to fertility testing and treatment such as IVF. The ”Experts” include accomplished professionals: reproductive endocrinologists, reproductive urologists, genetic counselors and mental health professionals who share their knowledge and advice in an informal interview. Are you ready to take the next step towards building your family? Start With SART!

SART Fertility Experts Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology

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    • 4.4 • 5 Ratings

An educational project of the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, this series is designed to provide up to date information about a variety of topics related to fertility testing and treatment such as IVF. The ”Experts” include accomplished professionals: reproductive endocrinologists, reproductive urologists, genetic counselors and mental health professionals who share their knowledge and advice in an informal interview. Are you ready to take the next step towards building your family? Start With SART!

    Gestational Carrier and Intended Parents

    Gestational Carrier and Intended Parents

    Some fertility patients are unable to carry a pregnancy to term.  For a variety of reasons, they may choose a gestational carrier, a woman who carries the intended parent’s embryo in their uterus until delivery.  In this episode, both the intended parents and gestational carrier share their experiences with Dr. William Petok, a reproductive psychologist. 
    Find the #StartwithSART Fertility Experts series wherever you get your podcasts. Looking for advice on building a family? Ask the experts and #StartwithSART.
    For more information about the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, visit our website at https://www.sart.org
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    • 40 min
    Medically Indicated Fertility Preservation

    Medically Indicated Fertility Preservation

    Cancer therapy can affect future fertility and pregnancy outcomes.  Some patients will consider IVF with embryo or egg freezing to preserve fertility.  Listen to a breast cancer survivor discuss her decision to freeze eggs years ago, a healthy pregnancy, and how she is considering using the frozen eggs today.
    Find the #StartwithSART Fertility Experts series wherever you get your podcasts. Looking for advice on building a family? Ask the experts and #StartwithSART.
    For more information about the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, visit our website at https://www.sart.org
    Have a topic you'd like to hear? Tell Us!

    • 30 min
    LBGTQ Fertility

    LBGTQ Fertility

    With more available options for family building for the LGBTQ community, two women describe their experience with reciprocal IVF. Lauren and Lisa share the story of their personal journey to become parents in this captivating interview. 
    Find the #StartwithSART Fertility Experts series wherever you get your podcasts. Looking for advice on building a family? Ask the experts and #StartwithSART.
    For more information about the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, visit our website at https://www.sart.org
    Have a topic you'd like to hear? Tell Us!

    • 20 min
    Preimplantation Testing for Monogenic Disease (PGT-M)

    Preimplantation Testing for Monogenic Disease (PGT-M)

    As a teen, Jessica learned firsthand of the degenerative disease that afflicted many of her family members as she helped care for her grandmother.  Years later, when she was ready to start her own family, she knew wanted spare the next generation if she could.  Learn how she used preimplantation genetic testing for (PGT-M) to prevent transmission to her children. Find the #StartwithSART Fertility Experts series wherever you get your podcasts. Looking for advice on building a family? Ask the experts and #StartwithSART. For more information about the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, visit our website at https://www.sart.org Have a topic you'd like to hear? Tell Us!

    • 21 min
    Endometriosis

    Endometriosis

    Endometriosis is a condition that can affect many facets of a person’s life, from pelvic pain to struggles with infertility.  Listen as Christine discusses her experiences during her journey to motherhood with Dr. Joseph Findley, a reproductive endocrinologist and member of the Society for Reproductive Surgeons.  Find the #StartwithSART Fertility Experts series wherever you get your podcasts. Looking for advice on building a family? Ask the experts and #StartwithSART. For more information about the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, visit our website at https://www.sart.org
    Have a topic you'd like to hear? Tell Us!

    • 30 min
    Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

    Recurrent Pregnancy Loss

    Candace discusses her experience with infertility, IVF, multiple pregnancy losses and ultimately a successful delivery with Dr. Julia Woodward, a reproductive psychologist. Hear their strategies for coping with the grief, anger and anxiety that many patients endure.
    Find the #StartwithSART Fertility Experts series wherever you get your podcasts. Looking for advice on building a family? Ask the experts and #StartwithSART.
    For more information about the Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology, visit our website at https://www.sart.org
    Have a topic you'd like to hear? Tell Us!

    • 39 min

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