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Philadelphia Magazine’s 2019 Top Doctors Award

Philadelphia Magazine has awarded our doctors at Reproductive Medicine Associates of Philadelphia (RMAPHL) with its 2019 Top Doctors award! The peer-nominated award represents the very best in the field of infertility throughout Southeast Pennsylvania, South Jersey, and Delaware. Dr. Arthur Castelbaum, Dr. Martin Freedman, Dr. Jaqueline Gutmann and Dr. William Schlaff were all named as […]

Healing Arts

Acupuncture for Infertility: Ancient Medicine in a Modern Time

Today’s fertility treatments leverage cutting edge science and state of the art technology so why is an ancient form of medicine often used in concert with fertility treatment? Acupuncture is an ancient form of healing that promotes relaxation through the connection of mind and body. Women seeking fertility treatment, particularly In Vitro Fertilization (IVF), often […]

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Dr. Franasiak Presents on Cancer Research at Fundraiser May 11th

Our sister practice, Reproductive Medicine Associates of New Jersey’s, Dr. Jason Franasiak will present his latest research findings on the viability of embryos of female cancer patients at a fundraising event in Philadelphia on Saturday, May 11, 2019. The event, “A Night Out on the Town,” to be held from 7 to 11 p.m. at […]

Breaking the Silence about Infertility

Reproductive Medicine Associates of Philadelphia’s Dr. Jackie Gutmann joined a multidisciplinary panel of leaders in the fields of psychology, health care and faith at a recent event in Philadelphia for an important cause: to give hope to people of color struggling with infertility. Ending the Stigma The nationwide tour, called Breaking the Silence was sponsored […]

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IVIRMA Global Concludes 8th International IVIRMA Congress on Reproductive Medicine in Mallorca, Spain

  MALLORCA, Spain, April 16, 2019 — The doctor was not in recently. In fact, hundreds of doctors, scientists and researchers from around the world were away from their offices, gathered in Mallorca, Spain for the 8th International IVIRMA Congress on Reproductive Medicine, April 4-6 The biennial congress brought together more than 1,600 specialists from nearly 70 countries to present research, […]

Follow Jennifer’s Egg Freezing Journey with RMA of Philadelphia

Jennifer Sherlock has always wanted kids. She’s also always had big dreams. Having spent most of her 20s and 30s building a career in journalism and public relations, and investing in a relationship that didn’t work out, 40-year-old Jennifer found herself at an important crossroads: preserve her fertility now or keep waiting for Mr. Right. Several weeks […]

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Behind the White Coat: Dr. Jackie Gutmann

If you’ve already met Reproductive Medicine Associates of Philadelphia’s Dr. Jackie Gutmann, you’ll probably never forget her. Candid, honest, determined, and incredibly dedicated to helping patients become parents, Dr. Gutmann is one of the most magnetic fertility doctors in the region.  She treats all of her patients, whether gay, straight, trans, single or in a […]

IVF Giveaway

WHAT TO KNOW BEFORE ENTERING IVF GIVEAWAYS

You may have heard about infertility clinics offering a free cycle of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) via contests, lotteries and other highly marketed giveaways. Some even promise you can ‘win a baby’ with a free round of IVF. While the thought of getting free treatment may sound alluring, you might want to consider the details […]

Folic Acid Fertility

DOES FOLIC ACID HELP WITH FERTILITY? YES!

If you’re trying to conceive, either on your own or through fertility treatment, there is no doubt that taking the vitamin Folic acid is a great place to start. But why? Reproductive Medicine Associates of Philadelphia (RMA of PHL) Dr. Jackie Gutmann tells you everything you need to know about this super-vitamin. WHY IS FOLIC […]

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WEIGHT LOSS AND FERTILITY: KEEPING UP YOUR NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTION

Even though the holidays are long over, many of us are still thinking about our New Year resolutions. For most, the goal of dropping ten pounds or hitting the gym is top of that list. And if you’ve been struggling with infertility, you know weight loss isn’t just about fitting into last summer’s jeans. DOES […]