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Artificial Insemination Kansas City KS

Local resource for artificial insemination in Kansas City. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to homologous insemination, intracervcial insemination, intrauterine insemination, alternative infertility treatments, and fertility drugs, as well as advice and content on some of the procedures used to treat infertility.

Reproductive Resource Center - Greater Kansas City
(877) 221-2323
12200 West 106th Street, Suite 120
Overland Park, KS
Services and Treatments Available
In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
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Shawnee Mission Urgent Care
(913) 362-0291
5555 W 58th St
Kansas City, KS
 
Jones Melissa MD
(913) 362-4411
8575 W 110th St
Kansas City, KS
 
Magee Michael R MD
(913) 789-6740
14215 Metcalf Ave
Kansas City, KS
 
Waxman Lisa
(913) 788-7099
8919 Parallel Pkwy
Kansas City, KS
 
Reproductive Resource Center - Greater Kansas City
(877) 221-2323
12200 West 106th Street, Suite 120
Overland Park, KS
Services and Treatments Available
In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Membership Organizations
Internet Health Resources

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Piquard Angela L MD
(913) 384-4990
8901 W 74 Ste Ste
Kansas City, KS
 
Mossinghoff Deborah A
(913) 647-5210
6240 W 135
Kansas City, KS
 
General Surgery Associates
(913) 334-6800
8919 Parallel Pkwy
Kansas City, KS
 
Griffitt Wesley MD
(913) 299-9507
8919 Parallel Pkwy
Kansas City, KS
 
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Artificial Insemination

For many couples, conceiving is difficult, or downright impossible. Your health, medical history, and Mother Nature all play a role in your conception. If you or your partner has a fertility problem, it can be both frustrating and time consuming. Doctors recommend that you try to conceive naturally for one year, by having unprotected intercourse and tracking your ovulation.

Artificial insemination is an option for couples who can't conceive naturally, and have tried various other options. If you have a cervical mucous problem, or your partner has inactive sperm or a low sperm count, your physician will discuss artificial insemination with you. Men who suffer from erectile dysfuntion, have an unusually small penis, or are very obese may also benefit from artificial insemination.

The man's sperm is collected and washed, and then injected into the vagina or uterus by syringe. Most times, doctors will inject the sperm into the uterus, which carries a 10-22% success rate, compared to just 12% with vaginal insertion. If a male is unable to produce viable sperm, or in the case of single women or lesbian couples, donor sperm is used. To be eligible for artificial insemination, a women must not have any abnormalities of the pelvis or fallopian tubes, or any serious medical conditions or infections.

You can choose homologous insemination, which is also known as cup insemination. The sperm is placed in a cup at the cervix during the time of ovulation, and the procedure takes place in the physician's office or fertility clinic. Intracervcial insemination involves spinning the sperm to collect the best sample, which is then placed in a catheter and put directly into the cervix. Finally, intrauterine insemination, which has the best results, is mixed with blood to create sperm with no semen. The good sperm are separated from the inactive sperm, and are placed in a catheter which is placed in the uterus.

Your physician may also prescribe fertility drugs in comb...

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