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Dr Sally Reid, Dr Jodie Semmler , Dr Michelle Wellman and A/Prof Louise Hull are some of the most respected and experienced gynaecologists in South Australia.  Working in both public and private practice, these doctors are passionate about Women’s Health and providing the best possible outcomes for their patients, using the best technology and genuine individualised care and treatments.  Their interest and sub speciality qualifications led them to forming Fertility SA  (along with Prof Rob Norman, Dr Alex Hubczenko and Dr Bruno Radesic), the only South Australian Fertility Group owned and operated by private individuals living and working here. We're thrilled to have the Fertility SA team join Adelady and excited for them share their knowledge and advice for all things FEMALE!

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OPTIONS IF YOU’RE WORRIED ABOUT YOUR AGE + FERTILITY

By Dr Sally Reid :: Fertility SA During recent TV episodes of Adelady, we talked about age being such an important factor when considering a woman’s fertility.  Twenty years ago, women gave birth at an average age of 25 – but over time and for many reasons – this has changed quite dramatically. The current […] Read more…

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10 tips for MEN + WOMEN to improve chances of pregnancy

By Dr Sally Reid :: Fertility SA By the time you start planning a pregnancy, it can feel like you’ve spent your whole life trying to avoid falling pregnant! So it’s often extremely frustrating when there are significant delays. On average, 1 in 6 couples in Australia struggle to conceive – so know that you […] Read more…

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How being UNDERWEIGHT affects fertility

By Dr Victoria Nisenblat, Gynaecologist, Fertility Specialist, Surgeon at Fertility SA Too fat? Too skinny? Can women actually win? We all know that obesity can also affect our gynaecological health with an increased risk of some gynaecological cancers, reduced chances of conception and conditions such as polycystic ovaries. But for the 60% in Australia who are now […] Read more…

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Think you have Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome?

By Dr Victoria Nisenblat, Gynaecologist, Fertility Specialist, Surgeon at Fertility SA Could your hairiness be more than just inheriting your Dad’s Mediterranean genes? Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) is a common hormonal condition that affects 12-18 percent of young women. The name ‘polycystic’ suggests you may have multiple ‘cysts’ on your ovaries. The term ‘cyst’ is a bit […] Read more…

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9 tips to give you the GREATEST chance of fertility

By Dr Jodie Semmler :: Gynaecologist, Fertility Specialist, Surgeon – Fertility SA So you’ve decided to try for a baby? That’s terrific…. Deciding to have a baby is an exciting time in our lives. But in our modern world there are many factors going against us. Not only are women starting families much later in life but there […] Read more…

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Could you do this?

By Dr Wellman – Fertility SA Could you become a parent, using donor sperm? In my experience, the conscious decision to have a baby using donor sperm is not one that women enter into lightly. There are many reasons why a woman would choose this path including infertile male factors and same sex female couples, […] Read more…

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SUPPORTING FRIENDS THROUGH FERTILITY STRUGGLES

By Fertility SA :: Julie Potts, Dip Tech in Social Work Imagine you have an old friend. Imagine this friend lives on the other side of town and they plan a dinner to catch up. They can’t wait to catch up. Sounds simple, but the friend isn’t so easy to pin down. You make a […] Read more…

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FREEZING YOUR EGGS: ALL THE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW

By Fertility SA :: Associate Professor, Louise Hull Image credit: huffingtonpost.com Increasingly, my colleagues and I are seeing women in their early thirties who are asking about egg freezing. Many of them were in long term relationships with the man they had hoped to parent with while their biological clock was ticking. Then the relationship broke up! […] Read more…

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YOU MAY HAVE ENDOMETRIOSIS AND NOT EVEN KNOW!

By Fertility SA Image credit: @theclevergoose Are you one of the 10% of Adelady women who that time of the month doesn’t just mean throwing in a pack of tampons at Foodland? Do you suffer from periods that seriously affect your ability to enjoy life? Do you also experience… :: Period (or ovulation) discomfort that […] Read more…

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