The Role of Hormones and Infertility

The importance of hormones in fertility cannot be overlooked. Imbalances in hormones can hinder the ability to achieve pregnancy. While some may consider IVF as a solution, it is crucial to address and correct hormone imbalances before the body is prepared for conception and a successful pregnancy.

There are multiple hormones crucial for reproduction, such as Follicle-Stimulating Hormone (FSH), Luteinizing Hormone (LH), estradiol, progesterone, and more.

Ovarian follicle development is fostered by FSH hormones, and LH hormones play a pivotal role in triggering ovulation, resulting in the release of a mature egg from the ovary. The menstrual cycle is further regulated by hormones such as estradiol and progesterone.

Fertility is influenced by various hormones, including thyroid hormones, pituitary gland-produced prolactin, stress hormones, and testosterone. Additionally, hormonal dysfunction can arise from insulin resistance and imbalances in glucose levels.

Having imbalances in any of these hormones can significantly disrupt the reproductive system and hinder ovarian function, leading to difficulties in achieving pregnancy.

At Road to Fertility, we prioritize identifying and addressing the root cause of your hormonal imbalance. Our aim is to create a personalized fertility treatment plan tailored to your body’s unique requirements.


What Causes a Hormonal Imbalance?

Hormone imbalances can result from a range of factors, encompassing, but not limited to:

  • Hormonal disorders (such as endometriosis and PCOS, also known as Polycystic Ovary Syndrome)
  • Chronic medical conditions (such as thyroid disorders and diabetes)
  • Aging
  • Poor diet and nutrition
  • Stress
  • Medications
  • Environmental toxins
  • Lack of sleep
  • Excessive exercise
  • Tumors or growths affecting hormone-producing glands

Are You Trying To Get Pregnant, But Having Difficulty?

Many factors, including the potential presence of a hormonal imbalance, can affect your ability to conceive. Enhance your understanding by taking our fertility quiz and consider reaching out to a specialist at Road to Fertility for personalized guidance.

Potential Signs and Symptoms of a Hormonal Imbalance

Symptoms of a hormonal imbalance vary from person to person. While some may only experience a few symptoms, others may have multiple.

  • Irregular menstrual cycles
  • Mood swings and emotional changes
  • Increased urination or thirst
  • Weight changes
  • Fatigue
  • Acne and skin issues
  • Hair loss or excessive hair growth
  • Tenderness or enlargement of breasts
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Changes in libido
  • Hot flashes and night sweats
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Changes in appetite and cravings
  • Digestive issues
  • Changes in body temperature
  • Muscle weakness or muscle aches
  • Difficulty sleeping
  • Bone density changes
  • Memory problems
  • Changes in voice

Additional Conditions & Symptoms Associated with Infertility

Apart from hormonal imbalances, there are other conditions and symptoms that can lead to infertility. These conditions and symptoms can sometimes result in abnormal hormone levels, either excessively high or too low.
  • Endometriosis
  • Unexplained Infertility
  • Digestive issues
  • PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome)
  • Dryness of the vaginal area
  • Chronic issues
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Irregular menstrual cycle
  • Heavy menstrual bleeding
  • Absence of ovulation
  • Insulin resistance
  • Undiagnosed thyroid dysfunctions
  • Adrenal fatigue
  • Cortisol Imbalance
  • Gut Infections
  • Vaginal infections
  • Low sperm count
  • Hormone imbalance
  • Low testosterone
To effectively treat infertility, it is essential to identify the underlying health condition responsible for the problem. Once the root cause is determined, appropriate treatment can be administered.

Get Hormonal Imbalance and Infertility Treatment at Road to Fertility

Infertility is tackled at Road to Fertility through a unique approach that combines functional medicine with quantum diagnostics, translating them into healing energies. Our natural treatments prioritize the body’s guidance and aim to address specific underlying issues before preparing the body for pregnancy.

Holistic Fertility Program

Discover a holistic fertility restoration program at Road to Fertility. Our comprehensive approach focuses on enhancing whole-body health to address infertility. Each treatment plan is customized to meet the specific needs of our patients, whether their goal is to conceive naturally or increase their chances of IVF success. We guide and support you through a healthy pregnancy, preparing your body for the next steps. Our 4-step framework, consisting of discovering, removing, replacing, and regulating, ensures individualized care for optimal results.

Step 1


We conduct a targeted diagnostic process to identify the sources of regulation issues, inflammatory markers, and other factors causing conception and carrying challenges.

Step 2


Identification of the root cause of your health issues allows us to proceed with the removal of toxins that could be obstructing your path to achieving optimal health.

Step 3


Addressing any health gaps involves supplementing with nutrition, minerals, herbs, and additional therapies as needed.

Step 4


Through our effective and consistent treatment, we can help regulate your hormones, balance your body, and greatly enhance your chances of conceiving and achieving a healthy pregnancy.

What To Expect with Our Concierge Medicine In Brooklyn

During Your Initial Consultation

In your first meeting with Dr. Yuabova, she will carefully listen to you, gather your medical history, and conduct a comprehensive energy scan of your entire body, only with your permission.

Dr. Yuabova is driven to identify and tackle the underlying cause of your issue. She employs advanced functional medicine testing and diagnostic techniques to find the best possible solution for your fertility concerns, tailored to your body’s unique requirements.

When faced with challenges in achieving pregnancy, it’s crucial to recognize that this is a symptom revealing an underlying issue. Identifying and addressing this issue is pivotal for potentially enhancing your chances of successful pregnancy. Keep in mind that treatment approaches are individualized based on your specific findings.

During Your Follow-Up Appointments

Your individualized treatment plan will incorporate a range of approaches designed specifically for you. This may involve nutritional therapy (oral or IV), neural therapy, herbs, minerals, peptides, coaching, education, and more. Consistent support is offered to ensure the accurate implementation of the treatment plan, with regular check-ins every 2 to 4 weeks led by Dr. Yuabova and her team.

The duration of functional reproductive medicine treatment programs typically ranges from 4 to 6 months, although it can be extended based on individual circumstances and requirements.

Do Appointments Have to Be In Person?

You have the choice of telehealth or in-person appointments at our Brooklyn location. This includes the initial consultation and any follow-up appointments. If blood work is necessary, we will direct you to a nearby functional lab for testing.


Functional Infertility Treatment with Road to Fertility

Specializing in functional medicine for infertility, Road to Fertility is committed to guiding patients towards peak health and lasting wellness. If you seek individualized care and natural fertility treatments that align seamlessly with your body, we welcome you to discover a nurturing home for healing at Road to Fertility.

Concierge Medicine for Hormonal Imbalance and Infertility:
Frequently Asked Questions

What steps should I take if I suspect a hormonal imbalance is affecting my fertility?
If you suspect a hormonal imbalance or have encountered challenges with conception, don’t hesitate to reach out to us for an evaluation today. Virtual appointments can also be accommodated as needed.
Which hormones are typically tested in a fertility evaluation?
If you suspect a hormonal imbalance, you may need to undergo blood tests to check the levels of various hormones in your body. These include Follicle-Stimulating Hormone (FSH), Luteinizing Hormone (LH), estradiol, progesterone, prolactin, thyroid hormones, and testosterone. These tests can be done at a functional lab near you.
What types of fertility treatments do you offer?

At our clinic, we focus on tackling the root causes of infertility that may be hindering your chances of conceiving. Our approach involves addressing any underlying health issues that could be affecting your fertility. We prioritize a holistic approach to your treatment, considering your overall well-being.

How long does it take to address hormonal imbalances and achieve pregnancy through fertility treatments?
The duration of your treatment plan in Brooklyn is contingent on the time needed to resolve the underlying cause of your infertility, whether it’s a hormonal imbalance or another issue. Functional reproductive medicine treatment programs typically run from 4 to 6 months, with flexibility based on individual client requirements.
Are fertility treatments covered by my insurance?

The specific cost of your functional reproductive medicine treatment plan will rely on your individual insurance provider and the underlying health issues you’re addressing. For an estimate of services, please reach out to us.

What are your office hours?
Welcome to Road to Fertility, where we offer concierge medicine tailored to your needs. We make scheduling appointments effortless, offering the flexibility of virtual or in-person consultations. Our availability is Monday to Friday, from 10 am to 5 pm EST.