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Infertility in River Forest

Infertility Services in River Forest Illinois

Fertility Testing and Diagnosis

At Womens Health Group Chicago, we offer specialized Fertility Testing and Diagnosis services to the residents of River Forest. We believe in empowering women by helping them understand their fertility potential better. After a detailed medical history evaluation, our experienced team conducts advanced fertility tests such as blood hormone analysis, ovulation tracking, ultrasound studies for ovarian reserve assessment – each designed explicitly to ascertain any underlying issues that might be affecting your fertility.

Ovulation Induction and Monitoring

We also provide comprehensive Ovulation Induction and Monitoring services aimed at optimizing your chances of natural conception. Our treatments are individualized based on your specific condition but often involve implementing medication regimes proven effective at promoting ovulation. But we don’t stop there: continuous monitoring is part of our approach to ensure proper follicle development while minimizing any potential complications like stimulated ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome.

Intrauterine Insemination (IUI)

Intrauterine Insemination offered at Womens Health Group Chicago could be a potent option if natural or timed intercourse hasn’t resulted in pregnancy yet. The procedure entails placing healthy sperm directly into the uterus around the time of ovulating; this has been shown to increase the likelihood of conception significantly when compared with traditional methods. By carefully planning these procedures alongside your cycle, we elevate opportunities for success for all aspiring parents in River Forest.

In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF)

We pride ourselves on being able to offer cutting-edge treatment options like In-Vitro Fertilization for making your path toward parenthood smoother. The IVF process includes extracting eggs from ovaries, fertilizing them in a lab setting through either conventional insemination or injecting one viable sperm into each harvested egg before transferring growing embryos back into the uterus where implantation can occur naturally over time—a critical component considering cases involving more complex infertility factors.

Reproductive Surgery

Sometimes, anatomical challenges may disrupt natural path to conception. In such cases, a range of Reproductive Surgeries are available at Womens Health Group Chicago. Our team consists of highly accomplished surgeons with years of experience in procedures like hysteroscopy, laparoscopy and myomectomy for removing fibroids without affecting the uterus—a critical procedure when considering future fertility.

Counseling and Support for Infertility

The journey towards becoming parents can be physically demanding as well as emotionally exhausting at times. To soften this impact we offer tailored Counseling and Support services designed to help you navigate through these personal hurdles while maintaining utmost respect for your emotional health. We provide counseling on topics ranging from coping mechanisms during treatment journey to discussing alternative fertility options—all while prioritizing an environment soaked in empathy & understanding that elevates comfort throughout your experience with us.

Your Doctors

Michael Awad, DO

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Alexis Schnakenburg, PA-C

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Accepted Insurance Providers

Listed are the major insurance providers we accept. For more information regarding specific plans, please call our office.

Why Choose Us?

Decades of Experience

With over 30 years of dedicated service, the Women's Health Group prides itself on a rich history of providing comprehensive and compassionate medical care to women in and around area. This long-standing presence reflects our deep commitment to excellence and expertise in women's health.

Expertise Across the Spectrum

The experienced team of physicians and staff provides a wealth of experience and expertise in the full range of Gynecology and Obstetrics. From routine care to specialized treatments, our skilled professionals are highly qualified to address a wide range of women's health needs in River Forest.

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Cutting-Edge Medical Techniques

We consistently stay at the forefront of medical advancements, offering the latest and safest medical techniques and treatments in River Forest. Whether it's complex obstetrical conditions or innovative robotic and laparoscopic surgeries, our commitment to staying current ensures our patients receive the best care available.

Holistic Wellness Approach

Beyond traditional medical care, we embrace a holistic approach that considers not just your physical health, but your overall wellness and beauty as well. Our practice reaches beyond symptom management, aiming to enhance your quality of life on multiple levels in River Forest.

Leadership and Community Engagement

Our lead physician, exemplifies our dedication to leadership and community engagement. With a distinguished career featuring research contributions and academic appointments, Dr. Mike embodies our commitment to education and advancing medical knowledge. By choosing us in River Forest, you're becoming a part of a community that contributes to the broader landscape of women's health.

Personalized Care and Compassion

At the heart of River Forest's Women's Health Group, you're not just a patient; you're an individual with unique needs and concerns. Our personalized approach ensures that each River Forest resident receives tailored care that addresses your specific circumstances. Coupled with our compassionate staff, you'll find a welcoming and supportive environment that fosters trust and comfort in our River Forest clinic.

Women's Health Services in River Forest

OBGYN

Experienced OBGYN services covering a range of women's health needs, from routine exams to complex gynecological issues, with a focus on compassionate care.

Birth Control

Comprehensive birth control counseling and a variety of options, including pills, implants, and IUDs, tailored to individual health needs and lifestyle

Pap Smear

Regular Pap smear screenings to detect cervical changes early, using the latest technology for accuracy and comfort in women's preventive health care.

Endometriosis

Advanced diagnostic techniques and personalized treatment plans for endometriosis, including medication management and minimally invasive surgical options

Prenatal Care

Comprehensive prenatal care for expectant mothers, offering nutritional guidance, health monitoring, and support throughout pregnancy for a healthy birth.

Hysterectomy

Expert surgical care for hysterectomy procedures, focusing on minimally invasive techniques for faster recovery and optimal women's health outcomes.

Infertility

Innovative infertility treatments and supportive care, including IVF, IUI, and fertility preservation, to help couples achieve their dream of parenthood.

STD Testing

Confidential and comprehensive STD testing and counseling, utilizing the latest testing methods to ensure accurate and timely sexual health management.

Hormone Replacement

Personalized hormone replacement therapy to address menopausal symptoms, hormonal imbalances, and improve overall quality of life for women.

IUD

Expert insertion and management of IUDs, offering a long-term, reversible birth control option that is highly effective and convenient for women.

Physical Therapy

Comprehensive birth control counseling and a variety of options, including pills, implants, and IUDs, tailored to individual health needs and lifestyle.

Women's Health Clinic

A dedicated women's health clinic providing a full spectrum of services including screenings, treatments, and wellness education in a supportive environment.

Patient Reviews:

Pam Christopher
Pam Christopher
2024-01-05
Everyone was very professional and courteous. In and out very quickly.
Marisol Loera
Marisol Loera
2024-01-01
If I can summarize how this practice cares for their patients in just a few words, it would be, absolutely wonderful!!!Dr.Awad ,Dr.Lexi and all the staff left me at "Awe".I truly wish I had sincerly known about them with my 2 previous pregnancies- since my past experiences were so terrifying, and truth be told, I walked into this office scared out of my mind.Once there thou, not only did they greet me with such a friendly face but they really did make me feel so cared for,-so at peace; so at home.And although all this time has passed,I really didn't want to end the year without telling each and everyone of them, that attendend me at some point, during and after my pregnancy,THANK YOU,THANK YOU,THANK YOU!!(*Especially Nubia,her hug was the best feeling ever,-on the one appointment,I will never forget it.It really did mean the world to me,still does.)I know my baby will be turning 8 months soon, and it took me this long to finally start feeling emotionally stable( because of sad family circumstances) and well,hormones and what not, but truthfully from the bottom of my heart if any pregnant mommy is looking for the best oby gynys and nurses one can have, Dr.Awad and Dr.Lexi are so comprehending and super cool-funny too!!!Please Don't think about it twice,just come here- really,and no I'm not paid to advertise any of them or this.They are just this Awesome wholeheartedly!And well, this concludes the end of my baby bump road journey,sadly, but Super happy to have came across this practice, their wonderful people and to have had such a great experience.( Yeah, I really don't summarize in small sentences who am I kidding lol, I usually like to write alot:)But anyways, 🙂Happy New Year to My Womens Health Group Clinic and Everybody reading my review. It was a Pleasure!
Shirley Vega
Shirley Vega
2023-12-22
Great experience! Fast service
Odalys Ochoa
Odalys Ochoa
2023-12-20
I had an exceptional experience with Dr. Mike and his staff! His empathetic approach and attentive listening made my visit outstanding. He delivered exactly what I needed while making me feel comfortable and heard. I’m thrilled to have found such a welcoming environment for my OBGYN visits. Highly recommend!
Elise Hill
Elise Hill
2023-12-19
Staff, Nubia and the provider Lexi were absolutely fantastic at my first visit, I would highly recommend.
Maribel Ochoa
Maribel Ochoa
2023-12-14
Very nice place they take really good care of you.
Iza Kopec
Iza Kopec
2023-11-07
I’ve had the absolute best experience here at Women’s Health Group. I often get anxious when visiting doctors, but Lexi and the team here have always made me feel very safe and relaxed. I had to get some blood work done and they drew my blood on-site at the clinic, which was super convenient! I was encouraged to lay down and rest afterwards for as long as I needed, and I never felt rushed. I’ve also gotten an IUD here and it was a million times easier than I expected. Lexi is just fantastic and talked me through the whole process! The team here will do everything in their power to help you receive the care you need, and I highly recommend this clinic.
Dee
Dee
2023-10-31
Dr. Mike is DA BEST!