How To Select The Right Doctor For Infertility / IVF Treatments
Good day bloggers. The month of May is celebrated as women’s health awareness month. Good health is not an absence of disease. There are many such incidences in life which put health at risk. One such concern is the reproductive health of couples. Often, less-discussed and has a lot of social stigma. Infertility is the struggle of exploring the path to parenthood. When the couple is invited to the journey of IVF, the concern is about the success of IVF or carrying a healthy Baby Home.
Infertility is a common problem that affects many couples globally. Seeking the right medical professional to help diagnose and treat infertility is a crucial step in the journey towards conception. We are thankful to Dr Google who has all the answers, but the real solution lies with infertility experts. In this blog, we will discuss how to select the best doctor for infertility.
What and how to read the qualification or what to Look for in a specialist?
Infertility is a complex issue that requires a specialist in reproductive medicine. Look for a doctor who has extensive training and experience in the field of infertility. It is important to find a doctor who is experienced, compassionate, and dedicated to achieving your goal of starting or growing your family. Experienced doctors can definitely foresee the IVF journey, probable obstacles and ways to conquer them well in advance.
The real concern is how to find them. You can find a specialist by asking for referrals from your family doctor, close friends, or family members. Search on the internet, talk to these infertility advisers, post a query on their website and always plan a visit to the clinic before taking any decision. You are right and it is quite natural to get carried away with price, discounts or tall claims of success rates. Please do remember, IVF (In Vitro Fertilization) is one of the solutions for parenthood and you will probably need more than 1 or 2 cycles of IVF treatment. IVF cycles definitely come with a price. The best medicine and expertise come with a high-value initial cycle, which will ensure early success.
Check for the credentials of the doctor.
The real catch lies here. Kindly know the entire team of the doctor as it is a multiplicity process. Know about the Main doctor. The name of the doctor who will be a part and parcel of your IVF journey is more important. Once you have identified a specialist, check for their credentials. This certification indicates that the doctor has completed a rigorous training program and passed a comprehensive examination in this field. What probably is not seen in the visiting card of the doctor, is the compassionate and caring attitude of the doctor. To experience the same, it is advisable to schedule a visit with your concerns listed on a piece of paper.
The experience and expertise of the treating doctor are more valuable
Experience is an essential factor to consider when selecting an infertility doctor. Expertise can make treating infertility specialists more competent. Experience is the real game changer. The experience can be seen as the number of years in service or varieties of cases handled, and the number of challenging cases. Learning from such cases can form the foundation of the treatment.
We are very happy to announce at Yash IVF, we have most of the cases of IVF enrolled through references of patients and doctors. We are thankful to our team who could handle cases, given up by other centres. We have treated many couples with infertility who walked for us miles away. The main vision and mission statement, we abide by is, exploring the possibilities for happy parenthood.
Our experience portfolio reads as follows.
Under the able guidance of Dr Chaitanya Ganapule, M.D (OBGYN) who has, a Certificate in Infertility & IVF (UK), Dip. In Gynec Endoscopy (France), Dip. In Gynec Endoscopy (Germany). Specialist endocrinology & Infertility. With 15+ years of experience, Handled and delivered parenthood to 5000+ couples. Laparoscopic surgery is his excellence and endometriosis treatments are his forte. All the pickups and transfers to date are done by the doctor himself.
He speaks well English, Hindi, and Marathi and understands silence.
Other segments, he handles are, Assisted Reproductive Techniques and Treatments,
Male & Female infertility, Recurrent miscarriages, Recurrent implantation failure, Hormonal Treatments, Endometriosis, PCOS/Uterine fibroids, Natural birthing.
Desire to excel in the field of endometriosis has seen him, opting for specialized training from France for advanced Laparoscopic surgery in severe cases of Endometriosis. Special infrastructure is required to perform the advanced Laparoscopic excision and that is why, Yash IVF is the center of excellence for IVF and endometriosis.
Your desire to look for a doctor who has a significant amount of experience in diagnosing and treating infertility ends at Yash IVF. Ask about the doctor’s success rates and their experience in treating patients with similar conditions to yours.
Always choose an infertility specialist with good communication skills
Good communication is vital in any medical relationship. Fertility concern is deep and involves emotional involvement, unseen fears and financial planning. You want a doctor who will listen to your concerns, answer your questions, and explain the diagnosis and treatment options in a way that you can understand. The infertility specialist is your constant companion. Look for a doctor who is empathetic, patient, and willing to take the time to address your concerns.
Assess the clinic’s facilities for handling IVF excellence.
When selecting a doctor, it is important to consider the facilities where they practice. Look for a clinic that is equipped with empathetic staff, responsible attendants, and capable and confident infertility specialists with the latest technologies in a comfortable and welcoming environment. The Yash IVF, clinic has a well-trained and experienced staff that can provide you with the support and care you need during and after IVF.
In conclusion, selecting the best doctor for infertility calls for a specialist with the right credentials, experience, and communication skills. Evaluate the clinic’s facilities and assess the costs involved. Visiting the clinic and scheduling an appointment with the treating doctor. We are sure, you can find a doctor who can provide you with the best possible care and help you achieve your dream of starting a family always.
To know, more about Yash IVF, do visit us in person.