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Fertility & Health

For women, your age, health and lifestyle can affect your chances of falling pregnant. Maintaining a healthy lifestyle may help you improve your fertility.

Health issues that can affect your fertility

  • Hormonal Imbalances
  • Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
  • Fibroids
  • Endometriosis
  • Being Severely Under- or Overweight
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease

Ways to boost Your Fertility

  • Avoid Smoking
  • Avoid STIs (Sexually transmitted infections)
  • Maintain a healthy weight
  • Drink Alcohol sensibly
  • Avoid radiation and dangerous chemicals

Male infertility is diagnosed after testing both partners, reproductive problems have been found in the male

Treatments for male infertility

  • Hormonal evaluation
  • Sperm function tests – DNA fragmentation, HOS test
  • Surgical sperm retrieval by PESA/TESA/TESE
  • Assessment and medical treatment for male sexual problems
  • Semen Analysis
  • Sperm Viability Testing
  • Doppler ultrasound for varicocele
  • Microsurgical varicocelectomy
  • Treatment of male medical and sexual problems
  • Sperm freezing

Sexual Dysfunction Clinic

Reproduction is a simple and natural experience for most couples. However, for some couples it is very difficult to conceive.

A man’s fertility generally relies on the quantity and quality of his sperm. If the number of sperm a man ejaculates is low or if the sperm are of a poor quality, it will be difficult, and sometimes impossible, for him to cause a pregnancy.