At Lokahi Acupuncture, our fertility specialists collaborate with local Reproductive Endocrinologists to ensure each patient receives customized, complementary care to increase the odds of conception, helping you create the family that you envision.
Studies have found acupuncture increases the success rate of fertility treatments including IVF, Intrauterine insemination (IUI) and hormone therapy in addition to lessening side effects of the treatment. Most doctors agree that patients undergoing these techniques benefit significantly from integrating the ancient healing effects of acupuncture in conjunction with today’s modern fertility procedures.
Low-cost, painless, and non-invasive, acupuncture facilitates balance, priming the body for peak fertility. It is a viable support therapy for any couple trying to conceive that meets any of the below criteria:
- You are trying to conceive naturally
- You are undergoing IVF or IUI
- You are taking any form of hormonal therapy to assist in getting pregnant
- You have been on birth control
- You are over 35 years old
- You have trouble with your menstrual cycles such as clotting, pain, or irregular cycles
- You have been diagnosed with PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome)
- You suffer from endometriosis
- You have been diagnosed with sperm or egg quality issues
- You have suffered previous pregnancy losses
- You are trying to conceive your second child and it is proving harder than you anticipated