For anyone struggling to conceive or have a child naturally, this straightforward self-help book could be the answer.
Written in an easy-to-read style by consultant gynaecologist and obstetrician, Dr. Sean Watermeyer, the aim of the book is to enrich the knowledge of both individuals and couples so that the dream of having a child becomes a reality. Dr. Watermeyer has been helping couples to conceive, carry and deliver babies for over a decade, and now wants to share his expertise with as many people as possible.
This comprehensive book explores the causes of infertility and miscarriage, available investigations and options and potential benefits, risks, and outcomes. It also provides a step-by-step guide to IVF.
Filled with insightful detail, clinical case studies and clear diagrams, this book will also be a valuable tool for health professionals supporting couples experiencing fertility problems.
Dr. Watermeyer is a Fellow of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, as well as a Member of the Royal College of General Practitioners. He has been a consultant in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital since 2007. Sean qualified as a doctor in 1990 and initially served in the RAF in the UK, Germany, and Bosnia completing his general practice training during that time. After leaving the forces, and working as a GP, Sean decided to retrain in obstetrics and gynaecology following the birth of his first son when he was unimpressed by the actions of the obstetric registrar looking after his wife and unborn child in labour. In addition to his NHS duties, Sean carries out some private work at the Vale Hospital, Hensol and The Centre for Reproduction and Gynaecology (CRGW), Llantrisant, Nr.Cardiff - a highly regarded fertility unit.