How was your experience with Rudy Quintero at CARE Fertility?
He is kind and gentle and explains things as simply as he can. He is forward and honest without being harsh and insensitive. He always asks me my opinion on things and truly cares how I feel. He sits down and gets eye level with me and addresses me by my name, he has gone out of his way on numerous occasions to make sure I’m comfortable.
What's one piece of advice would you give a prospective patient of Rudy Quintero at CARE Fertility?
My first appointment with him in 2017 he told me “come hell or high water you will have a baby.” I didn’t know it at the time, but I was about to endure a lot of hell and high water. If I could give one of his prospective patients advice, it would
Be to trust the process and take his advice.
During treatment, were you treated like a number or a human with Rudy Quintero at CARE Fertility?
I felt like a human. He sits and looks directly into my eyes when speaking, he’s soft spoken and gentle and always asks me my thoughts on things.
Describe the protocols Rudy Quintero used in your cycles at CARE Fertility and their degree of success.
We did a “natural” cycle of IVF. They explained the reasoning to me in great depth but of course as I sit here 2 months after my miscarriage of that IVF cycle I couldn’t tell you why. But I can tell you that if we ever get the chance to transfer again, I will advocate for a medicated cycle.
Describe your experience with your nurse at CARE Fertility. (Assigned nurse: Natasha )
Natasha is beyond anything I ever could have hoped for in a nurse, she is kind, honest, funny and always knows how to calm my nerves. She is patient with me and never makes me feel like I’m bothering you. I’m a total type A personality and she even gave me her personal cell number to text on the weekends or after hours if I had questions.
Describe your experience with CARE Fertility.
The clinic is very good at communicating when it’s on their terms but I have had a hard time contacting them in the past or getting phone calls returned in a timely manner. I do understand they are busy and do their best and I appreciate all of their efforts
Describe the costs associated with your care under Rudy Quintero at CARE Fertility.
Roughly 15k including ultra sounds and meds
Describe Rudy Quintero's approach to eSET (elective single embryo transfer) vs. multiple embryo transfer at CARE Fertility.
We were lucky to be able to transfer 2, now I kind of wonder what would have happened if we only transferred 1