How was your experience with Bruce Lessey at Fertility Center of the Carolinas ?
I only had the chance to meet with Dr Lessey twice during my time trying to conceive. I did meet with him during every visit once I had conceived, and I felt so thankful to him for the pregnancy that resulted from his treatment.
What's one piece of advice would you give a prospective patient of Bruce Lessey at Fertility Center of the Carolinas ?
I have heard he is retiring. He is a wonderful doctor, but if he has retired by the time you read these, please do check out the other doctors at FCC. The staff in general are really wonderful.
During treatment, were you treated like a number or a human with Bruce Lessey at Fertility Center of the Carolinas ?
I did not get to spend a lot of time with Dr. Lessey himself. However, his staff was excellent and I felt like I got to know them well.
Describe the protocols Bruce Lessey used in your cycles at Fertility Center of the Carolinas and their degree of success.
I had done fertility meds (Clomid) with an OB. Dr Lessey helped show me that Clomid was thinning my lining and making pregnancy unlikely. He switched me to Femara and then to Femara plus Ovidrel, both with timed intercourse. I got pregnant on my third round of Femara plus Ovidrel.
Describe your experience with the nursing staff.
The nursing staff was excellent. They were kind, compassionate, and communicative.
Describe your experience with Fertility Center of the Carolinas .
I found it easy to make an appointment and to get seen quickly. Nurses were happy to work me in on short notice for necessary bloodwork and were incredibly communicative. I never had to wait long for a response.
Describe the costs associated with your care under Bruce Lessey at Fertility Center of the Carolinas .
Many of my treatments were covered under insurance.
Describe Bruce Lessey's approach to eSET (elective single embryo transfer) vs. multiple embryo transfer at Fertility Center of the Carolinas .
Dr Lessey requested I abstain from a cycle when I had 4 mature follicles. He indicated that the risk for multiples was too high.
What specific things went wrong at Fertility Center of the Carolinas ?
- Failed to call with results