Frankly Fertility

Frankly Fertility is a series that focuses on the ins and out of all things fertility and how an IVF clinic can help you.

Dr Nikki Goldstein gets frank with our specialists who cover topics from the not so secret men’s business to the future of fertility innovations and supporting each other on the journey.

Fertility FAQs

When it comes to fertility, specialists have heard all the questions under the sun so Dr Melissa Luckensmeyer answers the most common with Nikki Goldstein. 

Frankly Fertility - Fertility FAQs


It's important to take care of yourself during the fertility journey, so Fertility Counsellor Elise Atkinson tells Nikki Goldstein the best way to do so. 

Frankly Fertility - self care


Endometriosis affects 1 in 10 women and acts as a common barrier to pregnancy. Dr David Molloy speaks with Nikki Goldstein around the common symptoms and treatment of the condition. 

Frankly Fertility - Endometriosis and Fertility


As many as twenty five percent of women of childbearing age have PCOS, but most don’t even know that they have it until they begin trying to get pregnant.

Frankly Fertility - PCOS

Embryo donation

You’ve heard of sperm donation, but what happens when you need an egg? Or an embryo? Dr Shadi Khashaba tells Nikki Goldstein what there is to know about the topic.

Frankly Fertility - egg & embryo donation

Genetic testing explained

Having a family is an exciting time, but – as with all the best things in life – there is always an element of risk. Prof Gavin Sacks speak with Dr Nikki goldstein to explain is involved in genetic testing.

Frankly Fertility - PGT

How to tell someone you're going through fertility treatment

Having fertility related conversations is difficult in any circumstance so our counsellor Elise Atkinson talks with Nikki Goldstein around how to tell friends, family and coworkers that you're going through fertility treatment.

Frankly Fertility - Talking about infertility, a guide

Investigating infertility

In video 1, Dr Joseph Sgroi talks openly about the causes of infertility and the steps you can take towards still achieving a pregnancy.

Frankly Fertility - Investigating Infertility

Male infertility

It takes two to tango so Dr Hossam Elzeiny  talks with Nikki Goldstein about male infertility and what guys should know if they want to have a family.

Frankly Fertility - Male Infertility

Eggs on ice

You might have a top-shelf full of anti-aging products, but when it comes to fertility, Dr Raelia Lew talks about egg-freezing. 


Frankly Fertility - Eggs on Ice with Dr Raelia Lew and Nikki goldstein

Sperm donation

Nikki Goldstein and Dr Melissa Cameron put the spotlight on sperm donation and discuss what the process involves.

Frankly Fertility - Sperm donation

Future of fertility

Fertility treatment is an ever evolving science that is constantly advancing to help couples and individuals to have a family. Dr Nikki Goldstein speaks to Head of Fertility Preservation at Melbourne IVF, A/Prof Kate Stern, about what the future looks like.

Frankly Fertility - The Future of Fertility

Supporting each other

 One of the most important things you can do whilst undergoing fertility treatment is to seek support, Dr Jospeh Sgroi tells us more. 

Frankly Fertility - Supporting each other through the journey

If you are having difficulties conceiving, we recommend that you make an appointment to see one of our specialists.