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pregnancy and infant loss awareness month

Join RMANJ for Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day

Losing a pregnancy or infant is a heartbreaking event. Whether through miscarriage, pregnancy loss, stillbirth or early infant demise, the experience is generally unexpected and can be devastating. It is not uncommon to find that the support from family and friends falls short. As much as they care about you, they cannot truly fathom this loss. Pregnancy […]

40 years of IVF

Happy 19th Birthday RMANJ!

Nineteen years ago today, RMANJ was born in Morristown, NJ. With a small, dedicated and ambitious few colleagues, Dr. Paul Bergh, Dr. Richard Scott and Dr. Mike Drews broke off from Saint Barnabas Hospital, now known as Saint Barnabas Medical Center, in Livingston, New Jersey, and decided to start their own fertility clinic. They picked […]

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Nurse practitioner finds family and career at RMANJ

For Englewood’s new nurse practitioner Evelina Tuers, the road to RMANJ didn’t begin with a resume – it began with an appointment to see a fertility doctor instead. Tuers became familiar with RMANJ several years ago, when she was working as a midwife and referred women struggling with infertility to RMANJ. Soon, she realized she […]

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RMANJ’s Focus on Patient Care Reflected in New Patient Experience Director

Telma Andrade, Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey’s new Director of Patient Experience, says she started her career as a patient advocate at the tender age of 9. Andrade credits an episode in her youth for helping her develop a passion for satisfying patient experiences. Born in Portugal, Andrade and her family moved to New […]

amh blood test for infertility

Anti-Mullerian Hormone (AMH) Testing of Ovarian Reserve

What is AMH? AMH, or anti-mullerian hormone is a substance produced by granulosa cells in ovarian follicles. It is first made in primary follicles that advance from the primordial follicle stage. At these stages follicles are microscopic and cannot be seen by ultrasound. AMH production is highest in preantral and small antral stages (less than […]

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Dr. Paul Bergh Becomes First Functional Medicine-Certified Fertility Doctor

Dr. Paul Bergh has just made history. Earlier this summer, one of RMANJ’s founding partners became the first reproductive endocrinologist to earn a certification in functional medicine, a branch of care that focuses on the root of medical conditions instead of the symptoms. But what does functional medicine have to do with infertility? More than […]

RMANJ’s Marlton practice has a new nurse practitioner: meet Hayley Eichlin

She’s back. Hayley Eichlin, who spent two years working as a nurse practitioner at RMANJ’s Basking Ridge office in 2015, has returned to RMANJ. But this time, she’s landed in Marlton, where she’ll be working with lead doctors Daniel Kaser and Jason Franasiak at an exciting time: the expansion of the clinic to include a […]

For New Attending Physician, RMANJ Job a Dream Come True

Catha Fischer has finally made it – to New Jersey. The New York City born and raised reproductive endocrinologist has had her eye on this neck of the woods for years, and it has nothing to do with the shore. Instead, it has everything to do with Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey (RMANJ), and […]

laser acupuncture for ivf infertility

Acupuncture for Fertility: A Holistic Approach  

If you’re a believer in the mind-body connection, you’re probably a fan of acupuncture. Whether it’s to achieve harmony between your mental and physical self or simply to relax, acupuncture is a useful way to practice holistic health. It’s no surprise, then, that acupuncture has made its way into the infertility community and is commonly offered to women beginning infertility care […]

40 years of IVF

40 Years of IVF: A Look Back into the Future

Thirteen minutes before midnight on July 25, 1978, several hundred miles outside of London, a baby girl was born. Her name was Louise Brown, and she was the first person born through IVF. Wednesday is her 40th birthday. Since 1978, about 8 million babies have been born around the world through IVF and other assisted […]