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PCOS and The Skin

Posted on September 22, 2019

PCOS which stands for Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome is a very real disorder affecting one in twelve reproductive-aged women. PCOS can have many effects on the skin including hair concerns and acne. There are many different care modalities that can be used to support those suffering with PCOS. However some skin treatment options are not safe … Continue reading

Egg Freezing Pricing at Women’s Health Melbourne

Posted on May 6, 2019

Here at Women’s Health Melbourne, we won’t waste your time with hidden costs and copycat logos. We won’t make promises today we can’t keep tomorrow. We won’t delegate your care plan to nurses, or your procedures to less experienced doctors. And we certainly won’t cut corners when the time comes to care for you – … Continue reading

Getting pregnant: When is the BEST time to have sex?

Posted on May 1, 2019

What and when is my fertile window? Your fertile window is days during your menstrual cycle where it is possible for you to get pregnant. Women usually have a relatively short fertile window around the time where a mature egg or oocyte is released (ovulation). The egg can only be fertilised (by sperm, to make … Continue reading

Artificial intelligence in IVF: Meet Ivy

Posted on August 31, 2018

Melbourne IVF as a part of Virtus Health are leading the field by leaps and bounds, introducing the world’s most technological advanced tools to select successful embryos, making healthy babies. Known as “Ivy” the new method uses computer generated artificial intelligence to analyse every moment of embryo development within the Embryoscope Plus video surveillance incubator. … Continue reading

Preconception screening

Posted on May 13, 2018

The 2018 Australia Budget has announced a $500 million dollar investment in preconception genetic screening. This is an area of reproductive medicine that I am passionate about and which was the subject of my PhD, which I completed through the University of Sydney with a year of study conducted overseas at the famous and beautiful … Continue reading