Fertility and Endometriosis

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Is Pregnancy Possible After Endo?

The relationship between fertility and endometriosis is complex and multifaceted. Endometriosis can significantly impact your fertility due to the presence of endometrial-like tissue outside the uterus, which can lead to inflammation, scarring, and distortion of the pelvic anatomy.

What is Endometriosis

How Does Endo Affect Fertility?

 Some of the ways in which endometriosis affects fertility include the following:

  • Ovulatory Dysfunction. Endometriosis can disrupt normal ovulation, leading to irregular menstrual cycles and reduced fertility.
  • Tubal Dysfunction. Endometriosis can cause adhesions and scarring in the fallopian tubes, hindering the passage of eggs from the ovaries to the uterus and impairing fertilization.
  • Implantation Issues. The presence of endometrial implants outside the uterus can create a hostile environment for embryo implantation, reducing the chances of successful pregnancy.
  • Inflammation and Immune Dysfunction. Endometriosis is associated with chronic inflammation and immune system abnormalities, which may negatively impact fertility by affecting the quality of eggs, sperm, and embryos.
  • Ovarian Reserve. Endometriosis may affect ovarian function and reduce ovarian reserve, potentially diminishing a woman's fertility potential over time.

While endometriosis is known to be a leading cause of infertility, it's essential to recognize that not all women with endometriosis experience fertility problems. The severity of endometriosis, the location and extent of the lesions, and individual factors such as age and overall reproductive health all play a role in determining fertility outcomes.

Despite the challenges posed by endometriosis, many women with the condition can conceive with appropriate treatment and support. 

Strategies such as lifestyle modifications, hormonal  management (with targeted hormonal evaluation and support), surgical intervention (such as Optimal Excision by LAPEX surgery) can help improve fertility outcomes for women with endometriosis, even without or after assisted reproductive techniques

At RESTORE Center for Endometriosis, we believe in restoring your health, fertility, and quality of life. Led by Dr. Patrick Yeung, a specialist in Optimal Excision LAPEX surgery, we offer compassionate care and effective treatments tailored to your needs.

If you're struggling with endometriosis and dreaming of starting or growing your family, you're in the right place.

If you're struggling with endometriosis and dreaming of starting or growing your family, you're in the right place.

Why Choose RESTORE Center for Endometriosis?

At RESTORE Center for Endometriosis, we understand that living with endometriosis can be challenging, especially when it comes to fertility concerns. That's why we're dedicated to providing root cause treatment instead of bypassing the underlying problem that does not improve symptoms.

With over 4,000 cases completed, Dr. Yeung brings unparalleled expertise in optimal excision and adhesion prevention, offering you the best chance at preserving or restoring your natural fertility.

Reverse Infertility caused by endo

Our Approach to Treatment

Unlike some approaches that focus on temporary relief, the RESTORE Center for Endometriosis approach is centered on removing the root cause of endometriosis. We specialize in Optimal Excision by LAPEX surgery, which involves meticulously removing all visible disease to restore your reproductive health and natural fertility.

Additionally, our advanced techniques in adhesion prevention help prevent scar tissue from forming after surgery, minimizing the risk of complications and maximizing your chances of conception.

dr. Patrick Yeung

Restoring Your Fertility Naturally

At RESTORE Center for Endometriosis, we believe in empowering you to achieve your dream of motherhood naturally. Our procedure is not just a Band-Aid or bypass solution, it's a comprehensive approach to restoring your natural fertility.

By addressing the underlying root problem and removing the  endometriosis, we give you the best possible chance of conceiving naturally, and often recurring fertility, without the need for costly fertility treatments like IVF.


Empowering Your Journey

Navigating fertility challenges can be overwhelming, which is why we're here to support you every step of the way. From personalized treatment plans to compassionate care, our team is dedicated to helping you achieve your goals.

Whether you're just beginning your fertility journey or seeking alternatives to IVF, we're here to provide the guidance and expertise you need.

Patient Stories

Taking That Difficult, Yet Crucial, First Step...

If you're ready to take the first step towards restoring your fertility and reclaiming your life, we invite you to schedule an appointment with Dr. Yeung at the RESTORE Center for Endometriosis.

We’d be honored to help you on your journey towards wellness and motherhood. Your dream of starting or expanding your family is within reach, and we're here to make it a reality.

Common Questions about Fertility and Endometriosis