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The Truth About Preimplantation Genetic Selection (PGS): More Than Gender Selection

Recently supermodel Chrissy Teigen and her husband, John Legend, announced they were expecting a baby girl with the help of in vitro fertilization (IVF). Ms. Teigen has candidly shared her infertility journey, and been a strong supporter of others struggling to conceive. However, a social media firestorm ensued once she disclosed she and her husband had selected a “little girl” embryo to transfer. What her detractors did not understand is that Ms. Teigen’s IVF doctors had used PGS to […]

March 21st, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on The Truth About Preimplantation Genetic Selection (PGS): More Than Gender Selection|

Dr. Potter Explains: How Chrissy Teigen Chose Her Baby’s Gender

Following IVF treatment, model Chrissy Teigen is pregnant with her first child with her husband, singer-songwriter John Legend. She has been facing backlash on social media since she announced that they chose to have a girl by transferring a female embryo. “Not only am I having a girl, but I picked the girl from her little embryo,” Teigen told People magazine.

Read the full story on Fertility Authority.

March 2nd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Dr. Potter Explains: How Chrissy Teigen Chose Her Baby’s Gender|

Dr. Potter Featured on Heather Dubrow’s World Podcast

Heather Dubrow discusses her IVF story and invited Dr. Potter onto this week’s podcast to talk infertility facts and when couples should seek help in their attempt to conceive a child. Listen to the podcast here: http://bit.ly

February 23rd, 2016|Blog|Comments Off on Dr. Potter Featured on Heather Dubrow’s World Podcast|

HRC Fertility Welcomes Dr. Sanaz Ghazal

Dr. Ghazal joins Dr. Daniel A. Potter in HRC Fertility’s Fullerton office

Los Angeles/Fullerton, Calif. – October 27, 2015. HRC Fertility, one of the largest providers of advanced fertility treatment in the U.S., is pleased to announce that Dr. Sanaz Ghazal, M.D. has joined its team. Dr. Ghazal attended Harvard University and received her medical degree from the Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, CT. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Brigham and Women’s […]

October 27th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on HRC Fertility Welcomes Dr. Sanaz Ghazal|

Hit 104.1: Aussies Heading To The US To Select Gender, Would you?

In the last five years, the number of parents wanting to use IVF to decide the gender of their baby has doubled. Australians who travel to the US pay about $15,000 per treatment – not including flights and accommodation.

October 1st, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Hit 104.1: Aussies Heading To The US To Select Gender, Would you?|

Interview: Is Australia ready to lift the ban on IVF sex selection?

The debate on the use of sex selection technology by IVF clinics in Australia has returned to the spotlight after the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) announced it would soon begin reviewing public submissions on its Assisted Reproductive Technology guidelines.

October 1st, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Interview: Is Australia ready to lift the ban on IVF sex selection?|

Power 94.9: Would You Choose Your Babies Gender, Given The Choice?

Around 20 Australian couples are travelling to the U.S every month to see one IVF specialist to choose the sex of their baby.

The number has doubled the past 5 years according to Dr Daniel Potter.

October 1st, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Power 94.9: Would You Choose Your Babies Gender, Given The Choice?|

Video Interview: 7 News Australia

There’s a new push to allow parents to be allowed to choose the gender of their children in Australia. Watch Dr. Potter’s recent interview here.

October 1st, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Video Interview: 7 News Australia|

Video Interview: Today Tonight

The Australian National Health and Medical Research Council is calling for public submissions on whether the current ban on gender selection for non-medical purposes should be lifted. Hear Jon and Jayne Cornwill, Dr. Potter’s patients, story in this video interview.

October 1st, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Video Interview: Today Tonight|

Babyology Australia: More than 20 Aussie couples a month head to US to choose gender of IVF babies

Australian couples are heading to the land of the free to choose the sex of their baby. More than 20 couples a month are visiting a Californian IVF specialist to select their baby’s gender, with most desperate for a girl.

The number of Australians travelling to the United States for IVF gender selection has doubled in five years, prompting American fertility specialist Dr Daniel Potter to advocate allowing it here. Gender selection was banned in Australia in 2005.

September 30th, 2015|Blog|Comments Off on Babyology Australia: More than 20 Aussie couples a month head to US to choose gender of IVF babies|