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).
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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.