Reproductive care for Women and Men
We know how to help you have a baby!
Trying to conceive isn’t always easy. And the costs of conception are both physically and emotionally taxing. We offer a personalized approach, tailored to your specific needs, and aimed to help optimize fertility. Fertility acupuncture helps restore the building blocks of conception by reducing stress, stimulating metabolic function, increasing circulation, and balancing the immune system. Dr. Atkinson is always available to explain recommendations and answer any questions you have about supplements, diet, or lifestyle.
Research has shown that acupuncture not only improves your overall health, but also delivers the nourishment and hormones that grow healthy eggs and a receptive uterine lining.
At least 50% of infertility is attributed to men. In fact, over the past several decades there has been a dramatic decline in male reproductive health. Traditional Chinese Medicine has proven to be effective in increasing sperm count, motility, and morphology. Men are often pleasantly surprised that treatments are relaxing and offer an opportunity to unwind.
Acupuncture with IUI or IVFUp to half of IVF patients nationally have discovered the benefits of adding acupuncture to their fertility treatments. Studies have shown that combining acupuncture with reproductive technology increases success rates. In addition to improving outcomes, we support you through what is often an emotionally and physically draining process by providing much needed stress relief.
When acupuncture is integrated into an IVF program there are:
- Fewer Miscarriages
- Fewer Ectopics
- More Pregnancies
- Fewer Multiples
- More Take Home Babies!
We specialize in working with couples undergoing in-vitro fertilization (IVF) or intrauterine insemination (IUI) treatments. Dr. Atkinson's program can be incorporated at any stage of your IUI or IVF process, and like most health intervention the beneficial effects are cumulative, so it is ideal to get started as soon as possible.
Enhancing your efforts with fertility acupuncture - while going through assisted reproductive technologies has not only been shown effective for increasing success rates but people also report feeling more balanced and supported throughout the IUI or IVF process. When you work with a Dr. Atkinson, you receive treatment that is tailored to your unique needs. Acupuncture combined with IVF has helped thousands of couples become pregnant and is used to reduce stress, improve blood flow to the uterus, encourage the release of endorphins, and thicken the uterine lining for successful embryo implantation. Dr. Atkinson utilizes gentle techniques that promote relaxation and most people feel deeply refreshed after their treatments.
Dr. Atkinson works with couples who have turned to IVF or IUI procedures after having tried everything possible to conceive a healthy baby. When you feel it’s time to take this next step to grow your family, it’s important to give yourself the very best chance for success.