Nearly 210,000 In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) cycles were performed in the US in 2015*. Over 5,000 of these cycles were carried out at Reproductive Medicine Associates (RMA) of New Jersey. IVF is a well-established and effective treatment option to help patients build their families. There are a variety of reasons for patients to undergo IVF, including age, blocked Fallopian tubes, male factor infertility, unexplained infertility, genetic disorders, chromosomal factors, ovulation problems, and endometriosis.
Many assume that IVF increases their risk of multiple gestation (twins, triplets, etc.) compared to other fertility treatments like intrauterine insemination (IUI). This assumption is incorrect. The key factor that