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RMA-FL Celebrates it's 1 Year Anniversary

RMA-FL Dr. George Patounakis Celebrates 1 Year Anniversary with MAD LIBS

On Tuesday, December 11, Reproductive Medicine Associates of Florida (RMA-FL) celebrated its first anniversary providing fertility care to the Florida community. So how did RMA-FL founding physician Dr. George Patounakis mark the occasion? Well, there was cake, cookies, balloons, hugs and…a MAD LIBS questionnaire. Here’s what Dr. Patounakis had to say as the practice turned […]

Male Infertility

“Movember” – A great time to get educated about male infertility

It’s time to talk about male infertility. Although men often have difficulty expressing their feelings about infertility, the truth is that infertility affects men just as often as it does women. Additionally, talking about the diagnosis is an important part of the journey through care. So what better time to talk about male infertility than […]

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What to Expect at Your First Infertility Appointment in Florida

So you finally decided to make an appointment with a fertility doctor – but you have no clue what to expect. Not sure what to bring, how long it will take or what will happen? Here’s what you can expect at your first consultation with Dr. George Patounakis at Reproductive Medicine Associates of Florida in […]

What is ICSI?

If you’ve recently been told that your partner’s sperm was playing a factor in your infertility, then your doctor probably spoke to you about Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection, or ICSI. And you might have left the doctor’s office scratching your head. Truth is, ICSI is less complicated than it sounds: ICSI is the process in which […]

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3 Reasons Why the Embryology Lab Matters at Your Fertility Clinic

You’ve heard it before – a fertility clinic is primarily judged by the quality of its embryology lab. Aside from the experience and skill of the doctors administering your care, the embryology lab is the single most important element of a successful fertility clinic – it’s where all the vital work of embryo development takes […]