Egg and Embryo Donor Programs for IVF Patients

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jan 29, 2015 2:54:00 AM

Dr. Ernest Zeringue, Infertility Specialist and founder of the California IVF Fertility Center, offers his opinions on the effect that an IVF patient’s age has on her chances of getting pregnant. He then discusses three different egg and embryo donation options available for his patients

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Topics: Reproductive Medicine

Genetic Screening of Embryos Increases IVF Success Rates

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jan 15, 2015 11:50:00 AM

The birth rate among American women aged 35 and up has risen steadily over the last four decades as women choose to postpone pregnancy in order to pursue education and careers (1). However, women in that age group face biological obstacles to becoming pregnant, and many turn to in vitro fertilization (IVF) treatments to help them conceive.
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Topics: Reproductive Medicine

Measure Follicles on Ultrasound Quickly

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jun 6, 2014 10:00:00 AM
Did you know you can automatically measure follicles on ultrasound simply by touching their image on the ultrasound screen?
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Topics: Reproductive Medicine

How to Blog for Your Fertility Practice

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Aug 7, 2013 10:00:00 PM



If you run a private fertility clinic you're not only a doctor, you are also an entrepreneur with a business. You likely have a website to promote your clinic, and you may also engage in other online marketing and communication activities. A good blog can help you establish trust and credibility while communicating with your patients. It is also a great marketing tool that can help new patients find your website and your clinic.

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Do You Wish You Had More Time to Monitor Fertility Patients Every Morning?

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Nov 15, 2012 3:02:00 AM


Since patients receiving fertility treatments typically need to come in before work to have their follicular measurements done, an early morning rush is typical at most clinics. IVF Florida Reproductive Associates manages their large volume of patients by having three exam rooms, each equipped with a SonixTouch ultrasound system that has features designed to expedite the measurement exam. The auto cascading and DICOM features of the SonixTouch from Ultrasonix are popular with reproductive endocrinologists like Dr. Michael Graubert at IVF Florida Reproductive Associates.
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The Role of Ultrasound in IVF: A Q&A With Dr. John McNaught

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Feb 27, 2012 5:09:00 AM

This is part two of an interview with Dr. John McNaught, founder and medical director of Fertility Ontario.
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The Role of Ultrasound in Minimally Invasive Gynecology: A Q&A With Dr. John McNaught

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Feb 20, 2012 10:30:00 AM

Dr. John McNaught is the founder and medical director of Fertility Ontario. He runs a cutting-edge practice for minimally invasive gynecology with a team of specialists. Their practice relies heavily on ultrasound based techniques, which have helped them develop non-surgical alternatives to hysterectomy. We recently interviewed Dr. McNaught at his practice to talk about alternatives to traditional gynecology in an office setting, and his minimally invasive approach to gynecology.

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Topics: Reproductive Medicine

Unique Fertility Ultrasound Technology at the ASRM Annual Meeting

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Oct 11, 2011 1:00:00 PM


At Ultrasonix, we are excited to be taking part in the annual meeting of the American Society for Reproductive Medicine again this year in Orlando, Florida, October 15-19. This year’s show will feature more than twenty post graduate course presentations, including “Ultrasound Imaging in Reproductive Medicine” by members of the Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women’s Health department at the University of Louisville (Sunday, October 16th).
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Seattle IVF Clinic Is First to Use SonixTouch Ultrasound Machines Integrated With ARTworks Clinical

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Aug 29, 2011 8:00:00 AM


Seattle Reproductive Medicine is the first clinic to begin using the SonixTouch system combined with ARTworks® Clinical, Electronic Medical Record (EMR) software for the fertility industry. All four of its locations are now enjoying the integration of two of the industry’s most popular technologies. “We recently connected our ARTworks system with the Ultrasonix machines and the integration is seamless,” said Brad Senstra, Executive Director of Seattle Reproductive Medicine. “The ability to take patient measurements and have the data transfer automatically to our EMR saves time and reduces errors.”
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Fertility Clinic Makes the Most of Ultrasound Technology

Posted by BK Ultrasound on Jun 20, 2011 9:30:00 AM


Dr. John McNaught sat down with us to discuss how he uses ultrasound to improve patient care at the Fertility Ontario clinic. By using modern and affordable ultrasound technology customized for OB/GYN application right in the clinic, Dr. McNaught notes that he is able to make his patients feel better, faster. He also uses the ultrasound to discover a tremendous amount of pathology and to target treatment.
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