Fertility Stories

Achieving Motherhood with Fertility Medications

TFC Patient Story - Achieving Motherhood with Fertility Medications

Fertility medications helped Melissa and BJ become parents Melissa wanted to be a mother since she was five years old. However, she and her husband BJ were struggling to conceive. According to Melissa, “We weren’t able to have kids on our own. We had two separate friends who went to Texas Fertility Center, and they  


Secondary Infertility

Stephanie persisted to overcome secondary infertility

Stephanie persisted to overcome secondary infertility Brittany is 21 and Brooklyn is two. Nearly two decades passed before new mom, Stephanie, tried for baby number two. After many disappointing years, she and her husband realized that pregnancy wouldn’t be as easy to achieve the second time around. An obgyn discovered endometriosis during minimally invasive surgery  


Fertility Success with IUI

A pregnancy loss ultimately led to IUI at Texas Fertility Center For Elizabeth and her husband Paul, the journey to build a family through IUI at Texas Fertility Center started after a pregnancy loss. According to Elizabeth, “In February of 2010, we lost our first baby. The pregnancy was a surprise because we weren’t trying,  


IVF and Acupuncture

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Austin couple takes an innovative, integrated approach with IVF and acupuncture Melissa met Andrew after she graduated from the University of Texas with her bachelor’s and master’s degrees. They married and planned to have a family, but encountered setbacks and challenges along their journey, including recurrent miscarriage, an ectopic pregnancy, an emergency C-section and low  


Fertility Preservation before Breast Cancer Treatment

Breast Cancer and Fertility Preservation in Austin

Christina Davis was not one of those people who always wanted to have kids. She just never thought she’d be in a position, at age 31, to have the option taken away. The odds of her having an aggressive form of breast cancer were the equivalent of “picking up the wrong pebble on a beach.”  


Double the Fertility Success with Preimplantation Genetic Screening

Successful IVF in Austin with PGS and IVF

Unexplained infertility leads to TFC and preimplantation genetic screening Sarah and her husband James tried for five years to have a baby, but they experienced several miscarriages. “After the second miscarriage, we decided to see what was going on,” said Sarah. When Sarah and James were deciding on a fertility clinic, they talked to James’  


Endometrial Receptivity Analysis Brings Pregnancy Success

Fertility struggles brought Christina to TFC Christina Michaud, 33, and her husband, Justin, knew that they wanted to be parents, but getting pregnant wasn’t as easy as they had hoped. As the couple struggled to conceive, Christina’s father, a cardiologist in Chicago, asked his peers to recommend a fertility specialist for his daughter. Kaylen Silverberg,  


Getting Pregnant after Breast Cancer

Getting Pregnant after Breast Cancer

Getting pregnant after breast cancer helped Valerie live with no regrets Valerie lived in California most of her life where she met and married her husband Karl and had two wonderful kids, Elora and Daniel. In 2009 the couple moved from California to Texas and now call it home. At a preconception visit, her new  


Finding Fertility Success with Preimplantation Genetic Screening

Fertility Treatments wimberly Tx

The journey to Texas Fertility Center and preimplantation genetic screening Wimberley resident, Christen, age 39, married her husband, Steven age 44, in 2008, and right away the couple knew that they wanted to start a family. According to Christen, “I come from a big family, so we knew from the beginning that we wanted to  


AMH Testing Leads to Fertility Success

After AMH testing, Shannon overcame a low score and advanced maternal age When you “barely pass” AMH testing, this over-40 mom has encouraging words to offer: “A low AMH score doesn’t mean it’s the end of the world. There is hope.” Shannon and Noah Rippner were married after she turned 39. The couple planned to