How was your experience with Hanh Cottrell at IVF Michigan?
One major strength of hers is that she is upfront and doesn’t sugar coat. When she doesn’t think a treatment is going to work or beleives that something will work, when tells you why and gives you the science behind it. Though she is positive and wants the best, she is not going to sugar coat the seriousness of each situation in a compassionate way.
What's one piece of advice would you give a prospective patient of Hanh Cottrell at IVF Michigan?
Have an open mind, trust her and her staff and ask questions.
During treatment, were you treated like a number or a human with Hanh Cottrell at IVF Michigan?
She and her staff always asked how we were doing. What were my feeling, what was scaring me, exciting me, etc.
Describe the protocols Hanh Cottrell used in your cycles at IVF Michigan and their degree of success.
Grow large, mature follicles with healthy eggs. We did clomid 100 for 5 days, followed by 3 days of 75 memopur and then ovidril. After this wasn’t successful after getting me to ovulate, we decided IVF was our route. We are almost done with 1 month of birth control before starting Stims.
Describe your experience with the nursing staff.
Friendly, on time, gentle, compassionate.
Describe your experience with IVF Michigan.
Upfront, easy to get into contact with and very caring. They have conveyed that they are here for us through this entire process. One weakness would be that sometime lab results take a long time to get.
Describe the costs associated with your care under Hanh Cottrell at IVF Michigan.
$18900 with pgs testing and Icsi
Describe Hanh Cottrell's approach to eSET (elective single embryo transfer) vs. multiple embryo transfer at IVF Michigan.
We will decide and talk more prior to retrieval since we aren’t doing frozen transfer
What specific things went wrong at IVF Michigan?
- Failed to order appropriate test