Free Male Fertility Testing: 3/22/18 at Sky Ridge

Although infertility is still mistakenly thought of as only a women’s problem, it is in fact equally likely that the cause is due to a male factor infertility. Male infertility problems often relate to sperm production, structural issues or immunological response.           Criteria Must have a partner and be interested in … Continued

What do my treatment options mean? – part 1

Part 1 of the “What do my treatment options mean?” series ….       When one begins the journey of looking at fertility treatments, it can be very overwhelming, so we are going to do a series of posts on what that information means for you.  In general, if you are not getting pregnant, … Continued

Congratulations to Dr. Althea O’Shaughnessy for being featured in ShareCare’s “Behind the Scrubs” feature

Meet Althea O’Shaughnessy, MD February 22 We spoke to Althea O’Shaughnessy, MD, a practicing Fertility Specialist at Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center in Denver, Colorado, about her professional passions, exciting new research and what she does to stay healthy. What are you most passionate about when it comes to your job? Women’s healthcare was always my passion, even in … Continued

Dr. Mark Bush named “Top Fertility Specialist”

Congratulations to Dr. Bush for being recognized for another year as a “Top Doctor” by Castle Connolly. This is the Top Fertility Specialists info that ran in the New York Times!  

Conceptions has joined the P/SL campus!

We were so honored to have been invited to open a fifth Conceptions location at the Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center campus.   Dr. Althea O’Shaughnessy is seeing patients at P/SL on Mondays.  Please see the attached PSL newsletter with an intro for Dr. O’Shaughnessy: PSL December newsletter    

Building your Family Workshop 1/17/18 at 6pm

RSVP to Jackie at 267-625-1007 or In person – 271 W County Line Rd Littleton, CO 80129 Online – Conceptions Facebook Page Live Stream

We are SO excited to announce the new RI Witness system!

  We are very proud and excited to announce the roll out of our new RI Witness Electronic Witnessing System in our embryology laboratory! The Witness system provides us with an electronic trail of patient’s gametes in the lab to virtually eliminate the possibility of eggs, sperm, or embryos going to the wrong patient. Even … Continued

Welcome Dr. O’Shaughnessy to Conceptions!

We are so pleased to welcome Dr. Althea O’Shaughnessy to the Conceptions REI team!!! Dr. Althea O’Shaughnessy is board certified in both Obstetrics & Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility. She obtained her B.S. degree from Trinity College, before achieving her M.D. from the University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry. She completed her OBGYN … Continued

Welcome Dr. Grindler to Conceptions!!!

  We are so pleased to welcome Dr. Natalia Grindler to the Conceptions REI team!!! Natalia M. Grindler, M.D., FACOG, received her undergraduate degree from Smith College, an all-women’s college, where she first became passionate about healthcare for women. She then obtained her medical degree from Case Western Reserve University, where she graduated with highest … Continued

ICSI at Conceptions

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