Complementary Fertility Treatments at Palm Beach Fertility Center
Practices to Help Boost Fertility
When you come to Palm Beach Fertility Center seeking our help, we want
to do everything possible to help you increase your fertility and conceive
a child. This sometimes means offering you more than one type of treatment,
as this may be what is required to achieve your goals. Recognizing a mind-body
connection to overall wellness, our Palm Beach fertility doctor provides
the latest fertility treatments, from
in-vitro fertilization to
donor services, as well as recommendations for incorporating time-tested complementary medicine.
When you are trying to conceive, there are a few important factors to consider:
- To get pregnant, the entire body must function at peak performance.
- Signals from the pituitary gland in the brain set the reproductive process
in motion, instructing the ovaries and testes to produce sex hormones.
- The endocrine system, regulating sexual function and the delicate balance
of hormones and glands, must successfully elicit the correct response.
Stress, infection, and weight can negatively impact the endocrine system.
Benefits of Complementary Medicine in Palm Beach
Reproductive organs are obviously vital to conception, providing the mechanisms
for sperm and egg to meet and then sustain a pregnancy. Complementary
medicine, which are ancient practices such as acupuncture, yoga, meditation,
and massage therapy, systemically help balance the body. With the help
of these treatments, you may find that your chances for conception are
For many of our patients, traditional Chinese medicine (TCM), in conjunction
with Western medicine, can lead to a breakthroughs in conceiving a baby.
Our doctor regularly refers patients to Boca Raton and South Florida area
acupuncture clinics and may discuss the possibility of pairing acupuncture with IVF.
- Many researchers agree that benefits of fertility acupuncture include:
- Improved blood flow to the uterus
- Reduced stress levels
- Balanced hormones
Incorporating Complementary Medicine into Your Life & Fertility Regimen
For thousands of years, people have relied on complementary medicine to
speed healing, improve quality of life, and to reduce stress. As a reproductive
endocrinologist, our doctor appreciates both the power and limitations
of modern medicine. We design leading edge fertility treatment plans with
an additional level of complementary care.
- In addition to fertility acupuncture, treatment options that fertility
patients may explore include:
- Chiropractic medicine
We also offer a word of caution regarding herbal supplements. The FDA does
not regulate herbs and herbal supplements and fertility-proven claims
can be misleading. Certain ingredients in herbal supplements can actually
hinder the reproductive process. Your fertility specialist should provide
the latest fertility treatments as well as informed opinions on reproductive
Contact Palm Beach Fertility Center today at (888) 819-5177 to learn more about advanced reproductive technologies
and the complementary therapies that help couples overcome infertility.