Ask Dr. Sher- Open Forum

dr geoffrey sher ivf infertility You are not alone. Dr. Sher is here to answer your questions and support you.

If you would like to schedule a one on one online consultation, telephone, or in person consultation with Dr. Sher, please fill out the form

Read more

Egg Banking-Fertility Preservation

The bottom line is that because of the traumatic effect of freezing on egg viability and “competency” the statistical chance of each frozen/ thawed egg ultimately resulting in a baby is only at best 6-8%. So, while success rates following Read more

Prolactin (PRL) is a protein hormone (closely related to human growth hormone) that is secreted by specialized cells in the anterior part of the pituitary gland. In addition, the hormone is also produced and secreted by a broad range … Read more

Acupuncture and IVF: Does it Improve Success?

Acupuncture involves the insertion of thin needles into the skin along so called meridians (energy channels). It has been used in China for centuries to regulate and treat many health disorders including ailments involving the female reproductive system.

When I Read more

Hormonal Treatment of Male Infertility

There exists in the man a cyclical production of spermatozoa where the duration of spermatogenesis from takes approximately 90 days. It follows that, any treatment aimed at enhancing sperm production requires approximately a period of 3 months. Since the enhancement … Read more