For six consecutive years, Reproductive Science Center of the Bay Area (RSC) has seen its LGBTQ patient numbers grow by double-digit percentages, as more and more members of the community seek fertility treatment to build their families.
Spurred by an influx of fertility tourists from Asia and low numbers of eggs donated by Asian women, one San Francisco fertility clinic is struggling to keep up with patient demand for ethnic egg donors.
RSCBA opened doors to its fourth clinic in Foster City today. Founded in 1983 as one of the first fertility clinics in the Bay Area, the practice is expanding its reach just one year after a 16,500-square-foot build out of its San Ramon headquarters.
At Reproductive Science Center of the Bay Area (RSCBA), in 2013 more than 61 percent of patients under 35 years old used single embryo transfer (SET). In the four years since the clinic began asking their patients to consider SET as a first option, RSCBA was able to cut twin pregnancies by 47 percent.
The highly acclaimed series focuses on educating gay women with critical information when considering pregnancy. A core focus on family-building safety for LGBT families from legal and medical perspectives is stressed.
Continuing an expansion of services to accommodate growing community needs, ReproductiveScience Center of the Bay Area (RSC) has added a seventh physician, reproductive endocrinologist Sara Pittenger Reid, MD.
When Brian Strickland and his wife Melissa give birth to their first child later this year, Brian will join the ranks of a small minority of Americans who represent the “test tube” generation as parents.
Dr. Evan Rosenbluth of Reproductive Science Center has received an “In-Training Award for Research” presented by ASRM for his work that utilizes non-invasive techniques to detect genetic defects and live birth potential of human embryos.
In honor of American servicemen and servicewomen, the Reproductive Science Center of the San Francisco Bay Area (RSC) is offering a 5-10 percent discount to all active duty military personnel and their families.