Father’s Day Affects Wanna-Be Dads Too

Mother’s Day can be one of the most difficult times of of the year for women experiencing infertility. Luckily there is a lot of advice and support for women longing for a child on what can be an emotionally draining day. But wanna-be-dads need support too, especially on Father’s Day. They may not express emotions Read More

#StartAsking During National Infertility Awareness Week

Westchester Fertility Joins RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association to Observe National Infertility Awareness Week® National Public Education Initiative Takes Place April 24-30, 2016 Westchester Fertility and RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association will recognize National Infertility Awareness Week®, April 24 through April 30, joining millions of women and men fighting the disease of infertility, healthcare professionals, Read More

Endometriosis Awareness Month

March is Endometriosis Awareness Month and we want to help our patients and others learn more about this very common infertility diagnosis. Endometriosis is a complex disease process that commonly results in pelvic pain and infertility. It most likely starts with normal menstrual flow that spills back through the tubes and into the pelvis. This Read More

Dr. Blotner Named “Top Doctor” By Prestigious Castle Connolly

Michael Blotner, M.D., medical director and founder of Westchester Fertility in White Plains, NY, has been named a “Top Doctor” in the specialty of reproductive endocrinology by the prestigious physician review organization Castle Connolly. Castle Connolly’s mission is to help consumers find the best healthcare through its guides and online searchable database, which are highly Read More

It’s Polycystic Ovary Syndrome — #PCOS — Awareness Month

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome is the most common cause for ovulatory dysfunction in reproductive age women, affecting about 8% of that population. Often with a genetic basis, a woman will have a 35-40% chance of having the syndrome if her mother or sister is affected. Adult onset diabetes is also common in the family. Insulin resistance Read More