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Fertility Treatments For Men

Our reproductive endocrinologists will talk with you about which of these methods could help preserve your fertility.

Sperm Banking

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    Simple and proven technique
  • Freezes sperm for future use
  • New technologies need fewer sperm to achieve pregnancy
  • Banking is useful even if sperm count is low or there is only time for one deposit
  • Sperm can be kept frozen indefinitely

Testicular Tissue Freezing

  • For some men who cannot bank sperm
  • Sperm-bearing tissue removed and frozen for future use
  • Method is considered experimental for boys before puberty
  • Our reproductive urologists assist in this method

Radiation Shielding

  • Special shields placed over one or both testicles reduce the risk of damage to fertility during radiation treatment

Honored for Cancer Expertise

The American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer awarded Abington's program the  Outstanding Achievement Award in 2012 and 2015, one of only eight programs nationwide to earn this award two survey cycles in a row.

CoC Outstanding Achievement Award 2012

CoC Outstanding Achievement Award 2015

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