Describe your experience with Cabell Huntington Hospital.
Strengths are personal attention and compassion from the entire team all the way down the line: Dr. Burns, clinic nurse, IVF lab tech, and IVF nurse. Weaknesses are that this is still a regional lab with one doctor instead of several different specialists. Start here but be thinking about going outside the area if you have a complicated case.
During treatment, were you treated like a number or a human with William Burns at Cabell Huntington Hospital?
Dr. Burns' frank manner and careful consideration made me feel like he was looking at all aspects of my case.
Describe your experience with your nurse at Cabell Huntington Hospital. (Assigned nurse: Mindy)
Mindy is warm and kind. She makes herself available to you for any concerns you might have and is very good about getting back to you quickly. Looked forward to seeing her every time we came in.
What specific things went wrong at Cabell Huntington Hospital?
- Provided conflicting information
How was your experience with William Burns at Cabell Huntington Hospital?
Dr. Burns is incredibly generous with his time. His concern with the science of IVF sometimes meant that his explanations were a little hard to understand for a layperson. But he made himself available whenever we needed him, including after hours.
What's one piece of advice would you give a prospective patient of William Burns at Cabell Huntington Hospital?
If you're in the area and your case is not so complicated that you need a cutting-edge laboratory, you should absolutely use Dr. Burns. He cares deeply about his patients and it shows.
Describe the protocols William Burns used in your cycles at Cabell Huntington Hospital and their degree of success.
Don't remember dosage and medication specifics. He started out with a conservative approach but was receptive to our desire to speed things up. He also monitored progress and adjusted medication levels as needed. And he used HGH for the IVF cycle.
Describe the costs associated with your care under William Burns at Cabell Huntington Hospital.
Total was over 10k but under 20k. Medications were particularly pricey but office worked closely with my insurance as much as possible.
Describe William Burns's approach to eSET (elective single embryo transfer) vs. multiple embryo transfer at Cabell Huntington Hospital.
He recommended multiple embryo transfer.