There is a lot of information available on the internet, not all of it is accurate or reliable. Below are some sources of patient information and fact sheets for many gynecologic diseases and topics, procedures and surgery, medications, and infertility.
- American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM) is the professional society of fertility specialists. Click on the For Patients tab, then under News & Publications click on the Patient Fact Sheets and Info Booklets. This is where you find one page fact sheets and booklets you can read, print, and download.
- American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) is the professional society of obstetricians and gynecologists. Click on the For Patients tab, here you will want to look at the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs). You will find ones of interest under gynecology, pregnancy, special procedures, and women’s health.
- Society for Assisted Reproductive Technologies (SART), is the professional society for assisted reproductive or in-vitro fertiization providers and IVF centers.
- American Association of Gynecological Laparoscopists (AAGL)