Texas Fertility Center Round Rock

Posts Written by: Kaylen Silverberg, M.D.

Flu and Fertility: Should I Get a Flu Shot?

Flu and Fertility: Should I Get a Flu Shot?

Texas Fertility Center patients frequently ask us about the flu vaccine, and whether they should take this precautionary step prior to or during fertility treatment. Your goal is to get pregnant, so protecting your health is of paramount importance now and in the future.

What TFC Fertility Friends Frequently Ask About Flu

It’s January/February.

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Patient Education Preparing for Pregnancy Texas Fertility Center


Donor Embryos: The 3rd Option in 3rd Party Reproduction

Donor Embryos: The 3rd Option in 3rd Party Reproduction

Third-party reproduction involves a donor who is willing to provide gametes (reproductive material) to a couple or individual hoping to get pregnant. Over time, oocyte (egg) and sperm donation has become familiar to those searching for viable choices to resolve infertility. Donor embryos are the latest option for patients, and one of the most intriguing.

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Donor Egg Cycles IVF Texas Fertility Center Third Party Reproduction


Fertility Preservation Options

Fertility Preservation Options

Preserving fertility by freezing eggs, sperm, or embryos is recommended for patients in many different circumstances.

While this issue of our newsletter is highlighting breast cancer awareness, I would also like to take this opportunity to discuss some other scenarios in which fertility preservation should be considered.

The treatments needed to help eradicate cancer in both men and women can result in a markedly decreased production of sperm or eggs or even complete loss of fertility.

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Breast Cancer Awareness Fertility Preservation Patient Education Texas Fertility Center


Why TFC? Advocacy and Legislative Lobbying, Charitable Foundation

Why TFC? Advocacy and Legislative Lobbying, Charitable Foundation

When a patient of mine recently moved to California, she asked me to refer her to a specialist who could continue her care.  Drs. Vaughn, Hansard, Burger, and I have each noticed that when we provide our patients with a couple of names, they frequently ask us why we chose those particular specialists over many others in the same area. 

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Family Act of 2011 Patient Advocacy Texas Fertility Center


Why TFC? Medical Staff Leadership, Consulting with Industry

Why TFC? Medical Staff Leadership, Consulting with Industry

When a patient of mine recently moved to California, she asked me to refer her to a specialist who could continue her care.  Drs. Vaughn, Hansard, Burger, and I have each noticed that when we provide our patients with a couple of names, they frequently ask us why we chose those particular specialists over many others in the same area. 

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Patient Advocacy Patient Education Research Texas Fertility Center


Why TFC? Mental Health and Acupuncture, Research

Why TFC? Mental Health and Acupuncture, Research

When a patient of mine recently moved to California, she asked me to refer her to a specialist who could continue her care.  Drs. Vaughn, Hansard, Burger, and I have each noticed that when we provide our patients with a couple of names, they frequently ask us why we chose those particular specialists over many others in the same area. 

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IVF Patient Advocacy Research Surviving Infertility Texas Fertility Center


Why TFC? Surgery and Our Clinical Staff

Why TFC? Surgery and Our Clinical Staff

When a patient of mine recently moved to California, she asked me to refer her to a specialist who could continue her care.  Drs. Vaughn, Hansard, Burger, and I have each noticed that when we provide our patients with a couple of names, they frequently ask us why we chose those particular specialists over many others in the same area. 

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IVF Patient Advocacy Surgical Management of Infertility Texas Fertility Center


Why TFC? Fertility Preservation

Why TFC? Fertility Preservation

When a patient of mine recently moved to California, she asked me to refer her to a specialist who could continue her care. Drs. Vaughn, Hansard, Burger, and I have each noticed that when we provide our patients with a couple of names, they frequently ask us why we chose those particular specialists over many others in the same area.

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Fertility Preservation IVF Male Infertility Surviving Infertility Texas Fertility Center


Why TFC? Embryology and Andrology

Why TFC? Embryology and Andrology

When a patient of mine recently moved to California, she asked me to refer her to a specialist who could continue her care. Drs. Vaughn, Hansard, Burger, and I have each noticed that when we provide our patients with a couple of names, they frequently ask us why we chose those particular specialists over many others in the same area.

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Donor Egg Cycles IUI, Intrauterine Insemination IVF Low Sperm Counts Male Infertility Semen Analysis Texas Fertility Center