Infertility statistics to show you are not alone

The emotions endured while struggling with infertility can be so difficult – sadness, anger, confusion, frustration, impatience, hopelessness, and the list goes on. Fertility Institute of San Diego works daily with women and couples going through these struggles. Our staff does their best to provide comfort, compassion, understanding and hope. It’s important and reassuring to … Read more

Genetic Testing 411

genetic testing

There is so much to think about when you are in the process of trying to conceive. A sensitive but important topic to discuss with your partner and doctor is genetic testing. What is genetic testing? Genetic testing is a blood test parents can have done to look for abnormal genes that can lead to … Read more

Dr. Howard W. Jones — Lessons from the Life of an Extraordinary Man

gynecological surgeon and in vitro fertilization specialist

On July 31, 2015, the infertility community lost a giant in the field of reproductive medicine. The father of in vitro fertilization in the U.S., Dr. Howard W. Jones, passed away at 104. For those of us who have been practicing our specialty for decades, Dr. Jones was a living legend that seemed indefatigable as … Read more