Has your IVF Specialist suggested IVF Acupuncture to enhance your IVF treatments?
IVF is an exciting time as you go through the steps of treatment. Though it can be stressful, time consuming and financially straining. IVF acupuncture is often the go-to support
Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine have been found to improve chances of conception when used with IVF treatment.
Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine may:
→ Increases blood supply to uterus and ovaries.
→ Help the body to recover after egg collection procedures and anesthesia.
→ Enhances circulation to uterus and strengthen the immune system.
→ Decrease side effects such as anxiety, moodiness, bloating, insomnia, fatigue, hot flushes, etc.
→ Reduce stress and manage anxiety
Having 20 years of clinical experience with IVF and fertility care, Dr Clancy Street approaches IVF acupuncture treatments in a gentle, compassionate and holistic way. Clancy Has undertaken specialist training to apply the specific treatment options for couples on the IVF journey which may include the following.
→ Chinese medicine prescription is discussed upon your initial appointment and best practise options are offered
→ Acupuncture once or twice weekly is recommended for 4-6 weeks prior to IVF medication. Weekly treatments continue depending on IVF cycle.
→ Acupuncture is recommended after egg collection & pre/post transfer. (Our acupuncturist opens special appointments to suit your collection/transfer time).
→ Acupuncture is then recommended once weekly for first 12 weeks of pregnancy.
→ Acupuncture is recommended once weekly from week 36 of pregnancy.
→ For Men: Acupuncture once per week along with nutrition and lifestyle changes before IVF to support for sperm health
Your ART or IVF Specialist may suggest you use IVF Acupuncture alongside your treatment. Please discuss with your Fertility Specialist if they think you and your partner may benefit from a course of acupuncture, or discuss your individual needs with Clancy directly.