Author: Tom Kim

Egg freezing in Los Angeles

Egg Freezing in Los Angeles

Amy is a 31-year-old financial advisor working in downtown Los Angeles and living in Atwater Village. Her career is finally taking off, and she doesn’t have much time to date. But while she’s not trying to get pregnant right now, she is trying to preserve her fertility – through egg freezing. Many women in Los […]

infertility doctor surgery

My fertility doctor recommended surgery – now what?

If you’re undergoing fertility care, it’s possible your fertility doctor may have noticed something concerning during a routine visit and may have recommended you have surgery, such as a hysteroscopy or a laparoscopy, to correct the issue. That may seem scary, and you might be frantically searching the internet to see what those procedures entail. […]

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40th Anniversary of IVF

I remember hearing about the birth of the first test tube baby in 1978 as if it was a plot of a science fiction in a remote world. As I look back over the last 3 decades, I can’t help but feeling awestruck about how fast things have progressed in the field of Reproductive Medicine. […]

Lifestyle modifications with diet and nutrition for fertility

Fertility and Diet – What’s the Beef?

If you’re trying to get pregnant, whether naturally or through IVF, you’re probably pretty open to lifestyle modifications that can improve your chances, right? Then consider food, exercise and mindfulness as three ways you can boost your fertility, because science has shown you can do just that. And don’t forget about balance – while eating […]