Dr. Victor Beshay

Fertility Medicine
Allen, TX
22 years experience male

Locations

DFW Center for Fertility & IVF

Allen, TX

Address

980 Raintree Circle, Allen, TX, US
Directions

Practice website

Fax

2143832601

Insurances accepted

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas

About

Bio

After graduating from East Carolina University School of Medicine, Dr. Beshay moved to Dallas, TX to pursue training in obstetrics and gynecology. Following residency training in OB/GYN, he completed a 3 year fellowship training in reproductive endocrinology and infertility. Dr. Beshay then joined the faculty of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. His role was mainly clinical work. In addition, Dr. Beshay was involved in teaching fellows, residents and medical students. Dr. Beshay then started the DFW Center for Fertility and IVF. Dr. Beshay enjoys counseling couples seeking fertility assistance on the evaluation process as well as their treatment options. On occasion the fertility patient may require surgical intervention, and for the majority of cases Dr. Beshay recommend the minimally invasive route. Some surgical examples include: endometriosis surgery, fibroids removal, endometrial polyp removal, tubal reversal, and uterine anomaly repair. For couples requiring IVF, the specific treatment protocol used is tailored to the problem being addressed.nOr. Beshay has special interest in fertility preservation as well as egg freezing. In his free time, Dr. Beshay enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. He also enjoys playing racquetball when more time is available.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Fertility Medicine

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Licenses

United States: Texas

Languages spoken

Arabic

Doctor Q&A

601 Answers
481 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Lifestyle changes: The best treatment to improve fertility in pcos is weight loss. Weight loss will improve your health and may rstore your ovulation sponatneously. If m... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Tubal reversal is successful in many cases. Certain types of ligation procedures however may not be reversible. Some tubes may also be too short after... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
The same: Medications sold in th us or other countries may have different trade names. Drug companies give medications different names in different parts of the... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
After recovering: Once you recover adequately from the surgical procedure, you should be able to resume sexual intercourse. Your doctor will advise you of that timing.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Two options: To achieve fertility after tubal ligation, there are 2 options: in vitro fertilization or tubal reversal surgery. Your doctor will provide you informa... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Depends on location: A simple call to fertility practices in the area will give you information on cost. Most insurance carriers do not cover this procedure and it will li... Read More
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A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Fertilization: Tubal ligation blocks the fallopian tubes preventing sperm from reaching the ovulated egg. Vasectomy blocks the vas deferens preventing transfer of sp... Read More
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A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Smoking can affect both eggs and sperm. It also may affect the health of your pregnancy once you conceive.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Ovulation tests: A regular predictable menstrual cycle is a very good sign of ovulation. Over the counter ovulation kits are also very good at detecting ovulation. You... Read More
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A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Not effective: Fertility pills will not be effective in getting you pregnant after tubal ligation. For pregnancy, open and normal tubes are needed. If you desire pre... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
No: Periods should not change after tubal ligation. The reason some women report menstrual changes after tubal ligations may be a coincidence or because o... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
After recovery: You may resume intercourse after tubal ligation once you have fully recovered from the surgical procedure. Your doctor will inform you of the recovery... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
No: Attempts at using medications or supplements to avoid hypertensive problems in pregnancy have not been successful to make recommendations for routine ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Unlikely: The only coverage I have seen for tubal reversal had been through the veterans affairs (va) system. All other insurance carriers have not covered this... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
First trimester: One of the earliest signs of pregnancy is a missed menstrual cycle. By convention, once you miss your cycle you are approximately 4 weeks pregnant. Ot... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Yes, as long as your doctor feels that you could try. Once your cycles return you could monitor ovulation with ovulation predictor kits and have inter... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Having had a prior successful outcome puts you in a better position when you try again. Of course, success will be limited by the embryo quality as we... Read More
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A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Heartbeat: Unfortunately you did not provide enough info on where and how the heartbeat was heard. Based on the limited info, if heartbeat was heard on the abdom... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Ovulation prediction: You can follow ovulation predictor kits daily starting approximately 10 days after your period starts. Intercourse should take place day of positive r... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Cramping: On/off occasional cramping in pregnancy is normal. If severe in nature or lasts for a long time, see your doctor. Also if accompanied by bleeding see ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Yes, most tubal ligation can be reversed. A careful examination of the operative report for the tubal ligation should provide the answer if the revers... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Occasional changes to the nature of your cycle can happen. As long as these changes are not pregnancy related (which you have already ruled out via ui... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
It can: A "bad" cycle after Clomid (clomiphene) treatment can happen as there may be more follicle development which leads to a thicker uterine lining to be s... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Donor sperm: Single women can still pursue fertility treatment through the use of donor sperm. Your doctor will also evaluate all aspects of fertility and make oth... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Yes: Yes, both of these are options. An evaluation by a fertility specialist will be able to tell you if artificial insemination with donor sperm or ivf i... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Medical loan: If you do not have insurance coverage for ivf, there are medical financing options. Your fertility facility should be able to inform you of this optio... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Unlikely: Implantation bleeding can be red but typically not heavy in nature. If this is a persistent nature of your cycles you should see your gynecologist for... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Can't tell: 8 days post IUI is not enough time to have pregnancy symptoms. It is also difficult to determine pregnancy status based on vaginal discharge. Pregnanc... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Not necessarily: Bleeding in early pregnancy can be from multiple causes. You should call your obstetrician and they will likely see you for an examining and sonogram ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Iud: Had she considered an iud? This way nothing has to be taken daily or used during intercourse. She needs to talk to her gynecologist to see if she is a... Read More
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
A little after: Hcg can be screted by the embryo after fertilization and before implantation. However, HCG is likely detected by testing after implantation.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
2 weeks: In a typical 28 day cycle, ovulation will happen 2 weeks from the start of your period. Ovulation may happen in the cycle immediately following stoppi... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Pregnancy test: This may be to avoid inaccuracies in the results. However, newer urine pregnancy tests can be positive several days before missing your cycle if you a... Read More
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
LMP: By tradition, it is calculated from the first day of the menstrual period which led to the pregnancy.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
You did: Intercourse on day of positive lh surge and the next 2 days should cover the fertile window. Best wishes.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Food: Of course avoid alcoholic drinks. Minimize caffeine. Avoid unpasteurized cheeses or dairy products. Avoid deli meats. Minimize fish consumption to twi... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Unrelated: Menstrual cycle nature and tubal reversal are unrelated. It is not unusual though to occasionally have changes in your menses at different time perio... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Ovulation: Length of the calendar month does not affect chances of pregnancy. Women typically have 28 day cycles but some women may have longer or shorter cycles... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Too late: The egg survives for a very short period of time after ovulation. Having intercourse 2 days after ovulation means that the egg is likely already gone.... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Possible: It depends on when you had intercourse in relation to ovulation and when you are testing for pregnancy. Pregnancy tests can start to show a positive r... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Hard to say: Easiest way to know is ask your doctor or request your operative records. If you had the tubal ligation within days of delivery or during cesarean del... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
No: No data that either Progesterone use or vitex use can affect the antral follicle count.
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
No: Even though newer urine pregnancy tests can detect positive pregnancy prior to missing the cycle, they are not reliable this early. They become more r... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Many: There are many causes to irregular periods. This needs an evaluation by your doctor. Yes, irregular cycles can prevent women from getting pregnant dep... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Urine lining : Even though the pregnancy was in your tube and not in the uterus, the hormones of pregnancy cause thickening of the uterine lining. Once the pregnancy... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Need evaluation: Since 10 years have passed and you have not become pregnant, you should see your gynecologist or a fertility specialist. Your doctor will investigate ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Low chance: You have a very low chance of getting pregnant as you have received Depo-Provera shots. However, no contraceptive is 100% effective, so check a pregna... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Ovulation: Regular predictable cycles are indicative of ovulation. An occasional cyst is normal in all women. However persistent cysts do need an evaluation.
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A female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Need evaluation: Since you have been trying to conceive for 4 years, you should see a fertility specialist or gynecologist to perform an evaluation. Evaluation entails... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Victor Beshay
Fertility Medicine 22 years experience
Not necessarily: Change to your cycle nature does not necessarily mean that you are pregnant. However, if you are concerned check a pregnancy test.
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Excellent physician, very knowledgeable, we met for the first time at ACOG to write a book for physicians in the college (so I have personal knowledge of his qualifications) and very impressed by his ...Read More
May 10, 2013
Dr Beshay provides an excellent service to the public via Health Tap. he has a superior knowledge of Fertility Medicine. The information he provides is accurate, understandable, pertinent & helpful. ...Read More
Aug 16, 2013
Dr Beshay is an excellent fertility specialist and surgeon. I would highly recommend him to patients and colleagues
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks to all the docs but for me it's been two years of suffering with the cyst and couldn't get real help and did surgeries for nothing.
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! Does it make any difference that I go tomorrow for my blood test to find out if pregnant or not. Do you think I am with the positive result?
HealthTap member
Thanks for your quick reply! I am taking DHEA and coq10 to help improve egg quality. I'm fortunate to have eggs at my age. Will consider donor eggs in six months

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University, NC
Graduated 2001MD

Residency

PARKLAND HEALTH AND HOSPITAL SYSTEM

Awards

Alpha Omega Alpha
Top Doctor, Second Place, Dallas, TX - Winter
2013
Thought Leader, First Place, Dallas, TX - Winter
2013

Affiliations

Baylor medical center McKinney
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