Archive for the ‘Fertility Preservation’ Category


Celebrate Mother’s Day, One Day, with Egg Freezing

by | May 16th, 2017

Egg freezing can give you the freedom to have a baby when you’re ready Texas Fertility Center sees a variety of patients, including women who are not quite ready to have a baby yet. For these patients, our Austin fertility center recommends egg freezing. This fertility-preserving procedure requires a woman to take medication to stimulate  

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Is your egg timer buzzing?

by | September 6th, 2016

It may be time for egg freezing It used to be nearly impossible to know for sure. Creeping up on a 40th birthday, hearing about your grandma’s early menopause or noticing subtle warning signs like an on-again, off-again period might have tipped you off. But until you started TTC, your fertility potential was like a  

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Egg freezing may reduce the cost of having a baby later in life by $15,000

by | April 5th, 2016

Egg freezing may reduce the cost of having a baby later in life by $15,000 According to a study co-authored by Dr. Anthony (Tony) Propst of Texas Fertility Center, oocyte cryopreservation, or egg freezing, may reduce the cost of having a baby for women who choose to delay getting pregnant until age 40. Dr. Propst  

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Caitlyn’s Blog – Texas Fertility Center Comes Together for a Cure

Caitlyn Allen

by | October 29th, 2015

Breast cancer awareness should include fertility preservation awareness One of the many benefits of fertility treatment was that it prepared me for the sacrifices involved in being a mother. As patients, we choose to reallocate our time, our money, and our energy away from the trappings of everyday life. Instead, we pour these valuable holdings  

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Preserving Fertility Hope with the Livestrong Survivors Fund

by | July 29th, 2014

This spring, Texas Fertility Center celebrated the pregnancy of a cancer survivor who was diagnosed as an 11-year-old boy. He was not offered the opportunity to preserve his fertility prior to chemotherapy, but fortunately, an advanced reproductive technology called ICSI enabled him to become a father. Twice. Read more about Chris and Mandy’s story here.  

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Good Call: Erin Preserved Her Fertility

by | October 23rd, 2013

Erin’s Story of Hope. After a breast cancer diagnosis, you will make many phone calls. If you still plan to get pregnant and start or add to your family, one of those calls should be to a fertility specialist. Erin called Texas Fertility Center and Dr. Kaylen Silverberg after she found out that she had  

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Fertility Preservation Can Boost U.S. Fertility Rates

by | March 12th, 2013

Fertility rates have people talking. As someone struggling with infertility, and actively pursuing fertility treatment to overcome it, you may read the news headlines about America’s declining fertility rate with dismay. After all, Texas Fertility Center knows that you would give anything to help bump up the fertility rate! Our declining fertility rate is caused  

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Preserving Fertility

by | October 31st, 2012

I am so incredibly blessed to be part of a wonderful team here at TFC that changes people’s lives every day. I am awestruck when those same patients can then change my life in a very personal way with their heartfelt gratitude. Recently, I had a patient who was newly diagnosed with cancer who came  

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TFC Staff ‘Setting the Course’ for Reproductive Medicine

by | October 30th, 2012

We were in San Diego last week, along with 6,000 fertility specialists, nurses and scientists, for the American Society for Reproductive Medicine’s annual meeting ~ ASRM 2012. Texas Fertility Center sent Drs. Kaylen Silverberg and Natalie Burger; Tom, Kristin, and Hank from the TFC lab; Third Party Reproductive Coordinator Leanne; Director of Clinical Operations Kathy  

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What Does Infertility Have in Common with Breast Cancer?

by | October 9th, 2012

The infertility community shares a sobering statistic with breast cancer patients: One in 8 women will face a breast cancer diagnosis and one in 8 couples will experience infertility. Like advances in reproductive medicine that offer hope for a cure, breast cancer treatment and early detection are helping women survive their breast cancer diagnosis. You  

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