Fertility Preservation

Vitrification versus slow freeze

IVF Plano Blog
by | June 17th, 2014

New Freezing Process Revolutionizes Fertility Treatment Options For years, fertility specialists have frozen sperm and embryos, allowing infertile couples more…


Age and Fertility: It Affects Males, Too

by | October 15th, 2013

What can you do to beat Father Time at his own game? For starters, IVF Plano and Dr. James Douglas can help conception along through the use of advanced modern techniques such as intracytoplasmic sperm injection, intrauterine conception and in vitro fertilization.


35-Plus and Pregnant? Check Out the Advanced Maternal Age Project

by | October 15th, 2013

These days few would consider the late 30s or early 40s “old” in most senses of the word, but age does play a significant role for new moms — and not just in terms of fertility and pregnancy chances.


Fertility after 40

by | December 4th, 2012

TV and movies feature pregnancy after 40. Learn the facts about infertility and maternal age by seeking help from a reproductive endocrinologist.


Moving on: When it’s time to see a fertility specialist

by | October 2nd, 2012

Your obgyn, a trusted partner in women’s health, can treat infertility. Every obgyn has received a few weeks of training…


Fertility Preservation: Is it Possible to Freeze Your Fertility

by | November 22nd, 2011

We live in a DVR world, where we can push pause and use technology to accommodate our schedules. Can we…


Preserving Your Fertility after a Breast Cancer Diagnosis

by | October 11th, 2011

Did you know that every two minutes, someone is diagnosed with breast cancer? Conservative estimates suggest that one in eight…


Stopping the Clock: Fertility Preservation Gives Women Options

by | July 11th, 2011

Although men can easily have children into their 40s, or even 50s, women have a more difficult time conceiving as…


The Future is Now: Dr. Jim Douglas and IVF Plano Help Women Preserve Their Chances for Motherhood with New Egg Freezing Technology

by | June 24th, 2011

Plano, Texas – June 6, 2011 – For the past few decades, women have heard that they could have it…


Understanding Your Options: Fertility Preservation and Breast Cancer

by | June 18th, 2011

Receiving a breast cancer diagnosis can rock your world, but it doesn’t have to destroy your fertility. Women of childbearing…