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Chat With a Doctor: Fertility Financial Questions Answered

Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, noon (ET)

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Do you have a question about infertility and financial issues related to its treatment? Julie Tan, MD, Ob/Gyn Women’s Health Institute, and Margie Clapp, financial advisor at Cleveland Clinic Fertility Center, will answer your questions about this topic during a live webchat Friday, Nov. 30, 2012, at noon (ET).

Fertility Financial Questions Answered Live Web Chat: noon (ET) on Nov. 30, 2012


Featured Expert
Julie Tan, MD

  • Ob/Gyn Women’s Health Institute
  • Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility

Featured Expert
Margie Clapp

  • Financial Advisor
  • Cleveland Clinic Fertility Center

Get answers to your health questions and concerns. It’s easy to be part of our live chat events, led by Cleveland Clinic doctors and health professionals.

About fertility financial questions

Infertility is the inability to conceive after a year of unprotected intercourse. In the United States, infertility affects more than 7 million people, or one in eight couples, and affects both men and women equally. Treatments for infertility include medical therapy, reproductive surgery, intrauterine insemination and assisted reproductive technologies.

If you are having issues conceiving, we encourage you to participate in this chat. Dr. Tan and Ms. Clapp will be answering questions to make sure you and your family are informed about fertility issues, treatments and financial options available to you.

Possible questions for this webchat

  • What are the possible causes of infertility?
  • What are the most effective treatments for infertility and what do they involve?
  • Are infertility treatments affordable?

Dr. Tan is associate staff at the Ob/Gyn Women’s Health Institute and specializes in female infertility issues. Her specialty interests include in vitro fertilization, reproductive endocrinology and infertility, laparoscopic surgery, infertility surgery, laparoscopy, reproductive endocrinology and sterilization reversal.

Ms. Clapp is a financial advisor at Cleveland Clinic Fertility Center and specializes in financial issues related to infertility treatment.

This health chat will open on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012 to allow you to submit questions. We will try to answer as many questions as possible during the chat. Please create an account to attend the chat and submit your questions.

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  • Cat_hy5

    I would love to attend this but I work during that time. Too bad.

  • iesha

    Can you get pregnant 8 days after having a baby

    • Health Hub Team

      “Never say never, but this would be exceedingly unlikely.”
      Dr. Starck
      Department of Regional Obstetrics and Gynecology

  • Laim


  • unknow

    Im trying to find out why im not pregnant yet and me and my boyfriend have been trying ?

  • Dinesh

    Since I have 6 yrs I am doing masterbute any side effects there