Options for Managing Miscarriage

Natural, Medical & Surgical Options

This lesson is led by Dr. Zev Williams, the Chief of the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility at Columbia University, and leading miscarriage researcher.

Zev Williams discusses the options that someone has when they miscarry -- from miscarrying naturally, to using medication, to advancing to surgical options. Dr. Williams explains the pros and cons of each choice, and who they could be best for.

Dr. Williams also explains what the follow-up care after a miscarriage should look like.

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Dr. Zev Williams, a leading expert in the field of pregnancy loss from Columbia University, walks us through all you need to know when you're navigating a miscarriage. There are several important decisions that must be made quickly in the fog of emotions, and Dr. Williams helps break down the data on each so that you can make the best decision from you -- including diagnosing a miscarriage or ectopic pregnancy, how to manage a miscarriage (naturally, medication, surgery), to genetic testing. We also devote a lesson to the emotional impacts of pregnancy loss.