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RMAPA Presents at LGBTQ+ Family Planning Event

On Tuesday May 7th, Reproductive Medicine Associates of PA (RMAPA) physician Dr. Wendy J. Schillings joined a panel of experts at the Bradbury-Sullivan Center to discuss Family Planning options for the LGBTQ+ community. The event highlighted the multitude of options available when starting to plan a family, including financial and legal considerations.  Atticus Ranck, Bradbury-Sullivan’s […]

RMAPA Joins Leading Local Businesses at 2019 “Who’s Who” Awards

For the fourth consecutive year, Reproductive Medicine Associates of Pennsylvania (RMAPA) has been voted the top infertility provider in the Lehigh Valley. RMAPA joined fellow Lehigh Valley business leaders Wednesday, April 17 to be recognized as one of 2019’s “Who’s Who” in the Lehigh Valley, a prestigious business ranking of Lehigh Valley Style Magazine. RMAPA […]

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IVIRMA Global Concludes 8th International IVIRMA Congress on Reproductive Medicine in Mallorca, Spain

  MALLORCA, Spain, April 16, 2019 — The doctor was not in recently. In fact, hundreds of doctors, scientists and researchers from around the world were away from their offices, gathered in Mallorca, Spain for the 8th International IVIRMA Congress on Reproductive Medicine, April 4-6 The biennial congress brought together more than 1,600 specialists from nearly 70 countries to present research, […]

INSTITUTE OF EXCELLENCE

RMAPA Named ‘Institute of Excellence’ by Aetna

For the 6th year in a row, Reproductive Medicine Associates of Pennsylvania (RMAPA) has won the Aetna Institute of Excellence Award! The award is granted to select infertility practices with higher than average patient pregnancy rates and quality outcomes. Specifically, the award is granted based on exceptional outcomes in the following areas: Safety – practices […]

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Kates Journey – Patient Testimonial

After 18 years together, Kate L. and her husband decided it was time to start a family. The Allentown couple was excited at the thought of a baby, but after two and a half years of trying with no success, Kate grew concerned and decided to get the answers she was seeking. She began looking […]

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IVF Giveaways, Raffles, and Sweepstakes – Things to Know Before You Enter

It is increasingly popular for infertility clinics to offer a free cycle of In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) via contests, lotteries and other hyper-marketed giveaways. These contests claim you can ‘win a baby’ with a cycle or round of IVF. While the very thought of winning a baby may turn some hopeful parents off, others may find a […]

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Transitioning from Infertility Care to OB/GYN – What You Should Know

For women who struggled with infertility, sought help from a fertility specialist and were discharged pregnant back into the care of their OB/GYN, moving on can be bittersweet. While women are ecstatic that they are pregnant, the thought of leaving behind the intimate, round-the-clock care and support of their infertility team is stressful. To help with this […]

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Understanding IVF Costs in Pennsylvania

If you’re struggling to become pregnant in Pennsylvania, you might be thinking about seeing a fertility specialist. And if you’re like most couples, you’re already thinking about cost. Having a good sense of the cost of fertility treatment in the Lehigh Valley can help you budget ahead of time, so that when it comes time […]

Insurance Updates

Most employers have new enrollment effective January 1, 2018. Although the holiday season can be busy, please remember to call our office with any new insurance updates to make sure we have the most up to date insurance information. This will make future visits and appointments easier for both our patients and our staff! Thank [...]

Holiday Office Hours Reminder!

It's the most wonderful time of the year and RMAPA is filled with holiday cheer! During the upcoming holiday season, RMAPA will have morning monitoring hours only on Friday, December 22nd, Monday, December 25th, and Monday, January 1st. On these days patients must arrive between the hours of 7:00 - 8:30 am for morning monitoring [...]