Please join Conceptions at the walk to support Resolve, the National Infertility Association! Find details here: www.resolve.org/cowalk
April 23-29 2017 is National Infertility Awareness Week. This year’s theme is “Listen Up!”. https://infertilityawareness.org If you have any questions, please schedule a consultation so we can meet with you in person to answer them.
Intracytoplasmic sperm injection, or ICSI, is a form of fertilization used in Assisted Reproductive Technology where sperm are individually selected and then injected into each mature egg. Here at Conceptions, we use ICSI as our sole method of fertilization, forgoing conventional insemination. Conventional insemination involves adding an aliquot of sperm to a drop of media … Continued
Women with Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) are faced with a dual challenge. First, their inherent hormone imbalance makes it more difficult for an immature egg to become a mature fertile one. But less often appreciated is that they also tend to produce eggs that are less likely to fertilize or can be more likely to … Continued
One of the most frustrating experiences for some women preparing to go through IVF is to find an ovarian cyst at their baseline ultrasound. An ovarian cyst can produce hormones that inhibit the ability of other follicles to develop and even reduce their potential by their size alone. Worse still, in rare instances they can … Continued
Semen analysis is the most common laboratory test for the initial diagnostic evaluation of male reproductive function. Characteristics assessed are volume, pH, viscosity/liquefaction, agglutination, concentration, motility, rate/progression, viability (If motility is less than 30%), morphology, and evaluation of cellular debris and white blood cells in the sample. Volume of the ejaculate is contributed mainly … Continued
Many times, the days an embryo spends growing in the lab are just a waiting game for patients. While there is a vague idea of what happens, it seems like a lot of acronyms are thrown around and then 5 days later, there is the call with numbers. In this post, we will break … Continued
Conceptions celebrates the 1st annual Babies and Barbecue for our 2014 graduated patients.
Conceptions new office at Sky Ridge is now open! 10107 RidgeGate Parkway, Suite 300 Lone Tree, CO 80124 MARK ROBERT BUSH, MD, FACOG, FACS Owner and Medical Director of Conceptions, Dr. Bush was instrumental in building one of the premier IVF centers in the United States. On the ground floor in 2009 utilizing embryo screening … Continued