Clinic: Austin
Doctor: Dr. Deborah Ikhena-Abel
Conditions: Combined Factor Infertility
Treatments: Embryo Preimplantation Genetic Testing, In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Member of LGBTQ Community

Embarking on the IVF Journey

After several failed attempts at home with donor sperm, my former partner and I faced the reality that our dream of having a baby, as a same-sex couple, required a more specialized approach. We decided to pursue In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) as our path to parenthood.

Navigating the IVF Process

I embarked on the IVF journey, undergoing one round of IVF and one embryo transfer. The journey was filled with hopes, uncertainties, and challenges, but I was fortunate to have an incredible team by my side. My doctor, nurses, and the entire staff at the clinic were amazing, offering unwavering support as I navigated the early stages of my pregnancy.

The Joy of Parenthood

On December 27th, 2023, the most beautiful moment of my life unfolded as I gave birth to my daughter. She is the greatest blessing I could ever imagine, and her presence has filled my world with immeasurable joy.

A Heartfelt Thanks to Kindbody

I can’t express enough gratitude to Kindbody for making this dream come true. Their expertise and support were instrumental in helping me become a parent, and I will forever cherish the role they played in bringing my daughter into this world.

Advice For Those Who Are Just Getting Started

“When you meet your baby for the first time, everything you’ve been through feels so worth it.”

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