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If you are interested in trying acupuncture to boost your fertility, you will want to find an acupuncturist that has training and experience with fertility treatments. For you to get the best acupuncturist, we have given you suggestions below on how to go about it. The state should have licensed the acupuncturist before you start dealing with them. It is a requirement by the state to carry a license for them to practice acupuncture. The fertility treatments that use both acupuncture and Chinese herbs are the best and the acupuncturist should be trained in both. When it comes to fertility, people are skeptical about Chinese herbs and it is advisable that you talk to your doctor first before going ahead with it. The fertility treatment will be done best by an acupuncturist that is also a good herbalist.
The acupuncturist you choose should have experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology. It is not every acupuncturist that has experience is treating issues to deal with fertility. You should ask what their training in fertility treatment is because some points are contraindicated after embryo and during pregnancy as well. Therefore, it is vital that the acupuncturist knows what they are doing. The length of time that the acupuncturist has been practicing will be a guide as to if the acupuncturist has enough experience. You will need the acupuncturist to have practiced for at least 3 years for you to trust them in treating your fertility issues.
In acupuncture, there are disposable and non-disposable needles and you should find out which ones the acupuncturist uses. This treatment needs to be safe and clean at the end of the day. Find out how much the procedure is going to cost from the beginning to the end. Depending on the treatment plan and the experience the acupuncturist, the prices are going to differ. Most of the acupuncturists are going to charge you at least $75 the first time you go see then then for each session after that, $50 on the lower side. There is the option of using herbs and this will drive your costs even higher.
You should ask the acupuncturist about the follow-up sessions that you need to do. You will get once a week treatments for at least three months depending on your diagnosis. After you are done with the initial treatment; you will then proceed to get conventional fertility treatments. The time the risk of miscarriage is highest is during the first trimester and this is why you are advised that you still get the weekly treatments during this time. You should consider the cost after all these treatments put together to know if you will you will be able to afford it. You have the option of only paying for the treatment on the day of embryo transfer if you are not in a position to afford the whole procedure.
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