How was your experience with Julia Johnson at UMass Memorial?
She is very sweet and thorough with appointments. Makes sure you understand what is happening and listens to your concerns. She was willing to do additional testing for conditions that I felt I may have symptoms of, and didn’t make me feel bad for using google to help understand infertility.
What's one piece of advice would you give a prospective patient of Julia Johnson at UMass Memorial?
Be as honest as possible about your desired outcomes. If you want to fast track to IVF let that be known
During treatment, were you treated like a number or a human with Julia Johnson at UMass Memorial?
Dr Johnson and her nurse took the time the explain every detail, make sure I was put into the schedule even if that meant staying late/arriving early, and called to explain testing results- good or bad
Describe the protocols Julia Johnson used in your cycles at UMass Memorial and their degree of success.
Clomid for 5 days followed by ovidrel 2 days later. Ultrasounds and blood work were regular during this time.
Describe your experience with your nurse at UMass Memorial. (Assigned nurse: Laura Jean)
Laura Jean was my go to lady. She understood that I worked during that day and would do her best to call during hours I was out of work to help eliminate playing phone tag. She was incredibly compassionate, and make the experience less stressful
Describe your experience with UMass Memorial.
The hours were great, early mornings for ultrasound and blood work were important to me. They are currently looking to get an ivf clinic at this site which would be great. Otherwise you need to travel for ivf
Describe the costs associated with your care under Julia Johnson at UMass Memorial.