How was your experience with Shawn Redding at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth?
He always answered my questions. He really cared and explained everything. His staff was awesome and very helpful. He explained all e risks as well. He always explained and did a great job with my surgery. He has a calm relaxed, but straight forward approach. I think you have to understand being a military facility he is limited in options but felt he did a good job with what tools he has to work with
What's one piece of advice would you give a prospective patient of Shawn Redding at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth?
Ask lots of questions. Try and stay as informed as possible especially due to the multiple staff you will see
During treatment, were you treated like a number or a human with Shawn Redding at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth?
Everyone in the office was kind and caring. Even though I saw allot of people everyone made a effort to hear my questions and concerns as well as answer them to the best of thier knowledge. I do wish there were more care options like injectables but those are not offered due to it being a military hospital.
Describe the protocols Shawn Redding used in your cycles at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth and their degree of success.
Letrazole 2.5 mg day 3 through 7 one iui day after trigger. I did for if these cycles. I produced follicles but never got pregnant
Describe your experience with your nurse at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth. (Assigned nurse: Yes two one was sheril I believe)
They were all great although not available on weekends. They normally called back within 24 hours. Very kind and compassionate
Describe your experience with Naval Medical Center Portsmouth.
Not good on answering questions after hours but you can go to the hospital if needed. Staff is knowledgeable and kind. Very helpful and encouraging. Wish they did ivf. They can do iui but not with injectables. I would say major con is the limited options or adjustments they can offer, but major pro is the service is covered all by Tricare except semen wash, which was $240.00
Describe the costs associated with your care under Shawn Redding at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth.
All covered by Tricare
Describe Shawn Redding's approach to eSET (elective single embryo transfer) vs. multiple embryo transfer at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth.
He did not do that
What specific things went wrong at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth?
- Provided conflicting information
Describe the specific things that went wrong at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth.
One doctor that was covering recommend 6 iuis, but Dr Redding said 4 was better. Dr Redding said while we could do 6 that the risk of causing fertility issues was greater than the possibility of getting pregnant.