Towson, MD (PRWEB) February 20, 2014
On Saturday, February 22nd, potential parents from around the greater Pennsylvania region will have the opportunity to learn about the newest fertility treatments and insurance options from Shady Grove Fertility’s Dr. Eugene Katz, Dr. Ricardo A. Yagizi, and members of Shady Grove Fertility’s staff.
Shady Grove Fertility, the nation’s leader in fertility treatment, is committed to providing answers to all questions would-be parents have. Dr. Katz and Dr. Yagizi will review infertility treatments including low-tech options such as intrauterine insemination (IUI) and more advanced treatment including IVF and donor egg. The doctors will also discuss their experiences and Shady Grove Fertility’s success rates.
Shady Grove Fertility is particularly excited to explain the various financial assistance programs developed over the 22 years in the field of reproductive medicine. Approximately 70% of patients will have some coverage for diagnostic testing and fertility treatment. For those with no or limited insurance coverage, Shady Grove Fertility is able to offer multiple financial programs, including Shared Risk 100% Refund Guarantee, Multi-Cycle and Military Discounts, among others.
WHAT: Fertility Options Seminar
WHEN: Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 10:00 a.m.
WHERE: The Yorktowne Hotel
48 East Market Street York, PA 17401
All attendees will receive a complimentary fertility consultation with either Dr. Katz or Dr. Yazigi.
About Dr. Eugene Katz, M.D.: Eugene Katz, M.D. is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and reproductive endocrinology. He received his medical degree in 1978 from The University of Chile, Magna Cum Laude and was top graduate in his class. Dr. Katz then went on to an OB/GYN residency at Catholic University in Santiago, Chile. In 1981 he came to the United States and completed his OB/GYN residency at Tulane University in New Orleans in 1985. In 1987, he completed a two-year fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology/Infertility at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. Dr. Katz has published over 60 journal articles and serves as an ad hoc reviewer for Fertility and Sterility. He has pioneered the use of the Robotic DaVinci laparoscope for tubal surgery, particularly for outpatient reversal of tubal ligations having performed the first of such procedures in a non-academic center in the Mid-Atlantic area in 2005. Dr. Katz has consistently been named TOP DOC by Baltimore Magazine (2000, 2004, 2005, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2012) and was recognized as being among the Best Doctors in America®. In 2012, Dr. Katz has been named in the Washingtonian's "Top Doctors" list for Infertility.
About Dr. Ricardo A. Yazigi, M.D.: Board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Endocrinology/Infertility, and with more than twenty years of clinical experience, Ricardo A. Yazigi, M.D. received his medical degree from University of Chile, Magna Cum Laude in 1978. He had his residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Sotero del Rio Hospital, Chile and at State University of New York at Nassau County Medical Center, NY. He pursued a Research Fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Yale University School of Medicine, CT. and a Fellowship in Reproductive Endocrinology at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO. He is the recipient of Research Awards both in the United States and overseas and is member of national and foreign Medical Specialty Societies. Dr. Yazigi serves as ad-hoc reviewer for the Journal of Reproductive Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fertility and Sterility, American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Journal of Pelvic Surgery. He is trained in Robotic Surgery (DaVinci laparoscopy) for fertility surgical procedures. Languages: English, Spanish
About Shady Grove Fertility: Shady Grove Fertility is America’s largest and most progressive fertility center performing over 6,000 IVF cycles, including over 1,000 egg donation cycles, and an equal number of ovulation induction and IUI cycles annually. 29 reproductive endocrinologists as well as PhD scientists, geneticists and 480 highly specialized staff care for patients in 17 full-service offices and four satellite locations throughout the Philadelphia, Baltimore, and Washington, DC metropolitan areas. SGF offers a comprehensive range of fertility treatment options including Ovulation Induction, IUI, IVF, and Donor Egg as well as resources to comprehensively address patients’ needs - medical, emotional, and financial. For patient convenience, IVF retrievals and transfers are now performed at three regional IVF Centers in Rockville, MD; Baltimore, MD; and Chesterbrook, PA.