Family Fertility Center achieves exceptional IVF outcomes through technology, research

Hearing the words, “you’re pregnant” can be an exciting, life-changing moment. But for many couples struggling with infertility, the journey to parenthood is frustrating, stressful, and can at times feel hopeless. For almost two years, Brooke Schmitt and her husband, Daniel, struggled to start a family, but infertility issues got in the way of achieving Read More…


Family Fertility Center advances innovative research to improve IVF process

From exploring the metabolic factors impacting egg quality to the genetics of embryo implantation, researchers at the Family Fertility Center at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women are engaged in several studies to help infertile couples achieve successful pregnancy outcomes. For couples struggling to get pregnant, often times their only hope is through in vitro fertilization Read More…


Zarutskie’s arrival, expertise complements patient care at Family Fertility Center

As a child, we’ve all asked ourselves this question, “What do I want to be when I grow up?” For Dr. Paul Zarutskie, the newest team member to join the Family Fertility Center at Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women, his interest in reproductive medicine happened unexpectedly. As a young teenager, Zarutskie dreamed of becoming a Read More…


Employees tour Texas Children’s state-of-the-art IVF clinic

The Family Fertility Center recently hosted an open house to showcase its impressive, state-of-the-art laboratory and in vitro fertilization (IVF) clinic located on the third floor of Texas Children’s Pavilion for Women. Dr. William Gibbons and his team provided tours to demonstrate how the laboratory’s high-tech equipment is helping couples reach their dream of starting Read More…