Your Fertility & IVF Specialists
When you’re struggling to get pregnant or stay pregnant, turn to the fertility and reproductive medicine experts at Sanford Health. Our team of reproductive medicine specialists provides fertility care for everyone. When you’re ready to grow your family, we’re here to guide you through every step.
Understanding Fertility & Infertility
Many factors can influence fertility in both males and females.
We specialize in diagnosing and treating conditions that can impact fertility such as:
- Male factor infertility
- Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCO or PCOS)
- Recurrent pregnancy loss
- Unexplained infertility
If your goal is parenthood, there’s a lot we can do to help.
When to Seek Fertility Care
When you’re trying to conceive, it’s important to start by talking with your primary care provider, OB/GYN or midwife. They’ll help make sure your body is getting the vitamins and nutrients needed for a healthy pregnancy.
However, if you’ve been trying to get pregnant for over a year – or six months if you are over 35 – fertility and reproductive medicine may be the best next step, and a referral isn't necessary.
Services for Fertility Issues
- Artificial insemination
- Assisted hatching
- Hysterosalpingogram (HSG)
- Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)
- Intrauterine insemination (IUI)
- In vitro fertilization (IVF)
- Ovulation induction
- Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD)
- Preimplantation genetic screening (PGS)
- Sperm freezing
- Tubal ligation reversal
We offer a full range of support services, including insurance and financing support, mental health support and genetic counseling, all aimed at assisting you on this journey.
What to Expect at a Fertility Appointment
Your first appointment takes two to three hours, and we recommend both you and your partner attend. The appointment starts with a discussion between you and your doctor. You’ll go over medical history, causes of infertility and treatment options. Together, you’ll decide the best care plan for you.
Depending on your needs, you may also speak with a genetic counselor, psychologist, behavioral health provider or financial counselor. Preliminary blood work, testing and ultrasounds may also take place.
What to Bring to a Fertility Appointment
Please bring the following to your first appointment:
- Notes and questions
- Insurance and prescription cards
- OB/GYN records and records of previous treatments and tests, such as HSG reports or hormone testing
- A calendar for scheduling future appointments
Paying for Infertility Treatments
Health insurance benefits vary widely when it comes to fertility. Plans often address fertility testing separately from fertility treatments. We’ll help you understand fertility testing costs and your plan’s benefits during your first appointment.
Contact your local clinic to learn more about our financial options:
IVF Multicycle Programs
We offer special discount programs to patients who need multiple IVF cycles. These programs are available to qualifying patients who don’t have insurance coverage.
Sanford Fertility & Reproductive Medicine clinics are proud to partner with ARC® Fertility. This partnership helps provide you with the most affordable fertility options. Read about ARC® Packages.
Providers: Refer a patient.
Caring for People Like You
Sanford Health News
Primary care, lab and pharmacy are built into clinic in fast-growing area
Mentors partner from near and far to grow mother-child care overseas