This week also marks National Infertility Awareness Week®, which RMAPA will celebrate from April 25 through April 29. The weeklong observance is meant to draw attention to the millions of women and men fighting infertility.
Allentown, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) April 29, 2016
Reproductive Medicine Associates of Pennsylvania (RMAPA) in Allentown, Pa. is pleased to announce an 72.5% success rate for InVitro Fertilization (IVF) embryo transfers resulting in a live birth, for women under 35, according to a report released on March 11, 2016 by the Society of Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART). The national average for this age group is 47.4%.*
The 2014 rate is reported by SART, the primary organization of professionals dedicated to the practice of Assisted Reproductive Technologies in the United States. RMAPA's full Clinic Summary Report can be viewed at http://www.sart.org.
RMAPA has consistently achieved IVF success rates significantly above the national average, since its inception in 2008 by Dr. Wendy J. Schillings, Dr. Paul A. Bergh, Dr. Richard T. Scott and Dr. Michael R. Drews, RMAPA credits its increase in successful pregnancies to participation in research studies for advancement in the areas of blastocyst embryo transfer, Comprehensive Chromosomal Screening (CCS), trophectoderm biopsy of embryos for genetic testing, and Single Embryo Transfer.
This week also marks National Infertility Awareness Week®, which RMAPA will celebrate from April 25 through April 29. The weeklong observance is meant to draw attention to the millions of women and men fighting the disease of infertility and honor healthcare professionals in the field. Patients and those interested in learning more about infertility services are invited to office to for daily giveaways and prizes.