Sometimes conception needs a little help. If you’ve tried unsuccessfully to get pregnant, a hormonal imbalance could be the reason. Reproductive endocrinology is a branch of medicine that treats hormonal causes of infertility in men and women. A reproductive endocrinologist can help determine if a hormonal imbalance is behind your inability to conceive.
Conception can be affected by a number of hormone-related disorders including:
Specialized Care for Infertility
Couples struggling to conceive will find hope and encouragement from our reproductive endocrinology expert, Dan Gehlbach, M.D., one of only three board-certified endocrinologists in the Kansas City area. Dr Gehlbach offers a comprehensive range of diagnostic and treatment services for infertility, including the following surgical procedures:
- Minimally invasive abdominal laparoscopy
- Minimally invasive intrauterine hysteroscopy
- Abdominal laparotomy
Find out more about fertility services offered at North Kansas City Hospital. Learn about male infertility and female infertility at our online Health Encyclopedia.
For more information on reproductive endocrinology services at North Kansas City Hospital, contact Dr. Gehlbach’s office.