Preparing for assisted reproductive therapy can be mentally and physically overwhelming. So many questions and worrying about what more you can be doing to improve positive outcomes can become consuming and increase ones stress and anxiety.
At IHR we offer a comprehensive integrative approach for patients who desire extra guidance regarding diet, lifestyle, acupuncture, herbal medicine, and dietary supplements.
An east/west approach to fertility treatment couples medical fertility treatment with supportive holistic medicine to assist managing the mental/emotional/physical demands of fertility treatment. Our combined treatment approach focuses on each individual patient and their unique journey. Patient care is our highest priority.
Principal acupuncturist Jennifer Paschen joins IHR with over 20 years of experience as a Chinese medicine fertility specialist. Jennifer lends her expertise and support via acupuncture, dietary counseling, vitamins and supplements, and general lifestyle strategies for patients who are seeking additional support while undergoing fertility treatment.
Jennifer is available for individualized consultations as well as in-office acupuncture treatment. Additionally, Jennifer is available for on-site pre/post embryo transfer treatments at 900 N. Michigan Ave. surgery center. On-site treatments include acupuncture treatment focused on reducing stress and anxiety, promoting optimal blood flow to the uterus in preparation for embryo transfer, while providing comfort and support from start to finish.
For more information or to schedule a consultation or acupuncture appointment- call 312-288-6420.