Infertility Clinics Augusta GA

Is there any diet that will help you get pregnant? Diet definitely plays a role in fertility. One of the most important things you can do to increase your chances of conceiving is to up your intake of omega-3 essential fatty acids.

Dr.Evan Bahr
(706) 737-3948
2258 Wrightsboro Rd # 300
Augusta, GA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Sc Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1988
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Hospital: st joseph
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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4.2, out of 5 based on 5, reviews.

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Dr.William Lavigne
(706) 737-5939
2100 Central Ave # 2B
Augusta, GA
Gender
M
Speciality
Gynecologist (OBGYN)
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.2, out of 5 based on 6, reviews.

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Linda Rae Peterson, MD
(706) 721-6231
1004 Chafee Ave
Augusta, GA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Emergency Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Sd Sch Of Med, Vermillion Sd, 57069
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Prairie Lakes Health Care Ctr, Watertown, Sd
Group Practice: Bartron Clinic

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Edouard Jean Servy
(706) 724-0228
812 Chafee Ave
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Ravinder Jerath
(706) 736-5378
2100 Central Ave
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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John Henry Oliver
(706) 737-3948
2258 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Harry M Oldham Jr, MD
(706) 737-3948
2258 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1962

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Edouard Jean Servy, MD
(706) 724-0228
812 Chafee Ave
Augusta, GA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Reproductive Endocrinology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De Bordeaux Ii, Uer De Med, Bordeaux, France
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: University Hosp, Augusta, Ga
Group Practice: Augusta Reproductive Biology

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Jolene Renee Montano, MD
(706) 724-2261
2258 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1992

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Theresa Louise Christie, MD
(706) 737-3948
2258 Wrightsboro Rd
Augusta, GA
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1989
Hospital
Hospital: University Hosp, Augusta, Ga
Group Practice: Summerville Women's Medical

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Questions about Infertility

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By Miki Shima, o.m.d.

Q: Are there any changes I can make to my diet, or any herbs I can take, that will help me get pregnant?

A: Diet definitely plays a role in fertility. One of the most important things you can do to increase your chances of conceiving is to up your intake of omega-3 essential fatty acids.

Although fish is often touted as a good source of essential fatty acids, I advise women who are pregnant or trying to get pregnant to stay away from those that contain high levels of mercury, such as swordfish and tuna. I would even avoid some species that are generally considered a low mercury risk, such as halibut and salmon, since they are relatively long-lived and have plenty of time to accumulate mercury. In the same vein, make sure that any fish oil supplements you take are molecularly distilled or steam-stripped, which means they have had the mercury and arsenic removed.

Flaxseed is also an excellent way to get omega-3s. Buy ground flaxseed and sprinkle a couple of tablespoons on your breakfast cereal every day.

As for herbs, an herbalist or acupuncturist can customize them to your individual constitution and to the phases of your menstrual cycle. If you prescribe them for yourself, you could wind up with some unwanted effects, such as extra estrogen production at times in your cycle when it should be decreasing.

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