Oncofertility: Fertility Preservation in the Cancer Patient
Suruchi S. Thakore, MD
Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Clinical Faculty, Center for Reproductive Health
University of Cincinnati
1. Review natural fertility and the effects that chemotherapy and radiation treatments have on a patient’s fertility potential.
2. Discuss appropriate counseling for patients that may experience a decline in fertility due to these treatments and determine the best
Candidates for available fertility preservation treatments.
3. Review all approved and experimental treatment options available for male and female patients.
4. Introduce the University of Cincinnati Oncofertility Program and available resources for physicians and patients.