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Dr. Mark Trolice

Fertility Medicine
Winter Park, FL
32 years experience male

Locations

Fertility CARE: The IVF Center

Winter Park, FL

Address

5901 Brick Court, Winter Park, FL, United States
Directions

Fertility C.A.R.E. (Center of Assisted Reproduction & Endocrinology)

Winter Park, FL

Fertility C.A.R.E. (Center of Assisted Reproduction & Endocrinology)

Celebration, FL

About

Bio

Mark P. Trolice, M.D., FACOG, FACS, FACE is the Director of Fertility CARE (Center of Assisted Reproduction & Endocrinology) as well as Clinical Associate Professor in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology (OB/GYN) at the University of Florida in Gainesville and the University of Central Florida in Orlando. Dr. Trolice is double Board-certified in REI and OB/GYN while maintaining annual recertification in these specialties and has been awarded the American Medical Association’s “Physicians’ Recognition Award” annually.

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Fertility Medicine

Doctor Q&A

73 Answers
15 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Unknown: Sorry to learn of your discomfort. Please see your physician for evaluation to determine cause and prognosis. This is not a typical occurrence follo... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Less than 5%: In patients on combined hormonal contraception, amenorrhea may occur in less than 5% of patients and is no cause of alarm. Micronor (norethindrone) i... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Unlikely: Perimenopause is usually associated with less frequent and lighter menses along with hot flashes. Heavy bleeding may represent anatomic abnormalties ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Time: Most people do not realize the monthly chance for women less than age 30 to conceive is only 20-25%. After one year of attempts, approximately 85% wi... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Unsure: Peak fertility is within six days of ovulation. A home pregnancy test is an accurate indicator. Intercourse more than two days after confirmed ovula... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Home pregnancy test: Any unusual menstrual flow or interval warrants a home pregnancy test. If the test is negative and the change in the cycle persists, then your gyneco... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
At the time of mense: A home urine pregnancy test is an accurate predictor of pregnancy and can be taken at the time of expected menses. There are no definitive symptoms t... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Not normal: The birth control pill should result in monthly menstrual bleeding. In lesss than 5% of women, no periods can result. During the first three months,... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
May be normal: Women on the birth control pill may experience breakthrough bleeding from hormonal adjustment which may take up to three months. If this continues, y... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Not normal in female: Onset of puberty in the us for girls has recently lowered to 8 year old and 9 for boys. Chest hair is not a normal part of puberty for a girl and may... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Many reasons: Typical pregnancy rates are 15-20% per cycle. Reasons are myriad and include tubal blockage, pelvic scarring, and sperm fertilization. The majority ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Yes: If your menstrual cycles are monthly, ovulation typically occurs two weeks after the first day of full flow. Hence nov 18 you could have ovulated. A... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Unknown: Infertility is defined as one year of an inability to conceive in a women with regular menstrual cycles. Miscarriages at this age are due to a chromo... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Indefinite: The normal menstrual interval is 21-35 days and varies among women but should be consistent. Any interval outside this is abnormal. If you are late ... Read More
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
20-25%: Within six days of ovulation, intercourse can result in a a 20-25% chance of pregnancy in women less than 30.
A member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Need evaluation: Dark coarse hair in any male pattern areas (upper lip, chin, neck, side burn, around nipples, upper and lower abdomen, upper and lower back, upper inn... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
At menses: Since most home urine pregnancy tests detect the HCG at levels above 25-30, and HCG levels are approximately 100 at the time of expected menses, a hom... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Yes by definition: By the term "functional" ovarian cyst, you are stating the cyst is producing hormones and is part of a normal menstrual cycle. As a result, ovulation... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Insufficient info: The specific hormones and units after the numbers are not listed so one cannot make an assessment. Nevertheless, hormone tests rarely predict the abi... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
No: The birth control pill should not effect future fertility.
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Should not: Human growth hormone should not cross react with human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hcg is the hormone of pregnanc).
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
67%: Removing the tube results in a 67% pregnancy rate compared to 76% by treating the ectopic saving the tube or treating with Methotrexate medicine from ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Oct 30: If first day of menses was oct 22 then ovulation is typically two weeks later in a women with 28 days cycles. Within six days preceeding ovulation, i... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Not enough info: Irregular menses occurring only once may be due to an ovulation cyst that ruptured causing a decrease in hormone. However, persistent in irregular me... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Evaluation: Recommend your gynecologist to evaluate your irregular menses promptly due to your anemia. With irregular menses, there is no clear day when to take ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
No: Menstrual flow is a physiologic process that is unable to be stopped once initiated. If a woman experiences abnormal bleeding, hormonal therapy can l... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Unsure: Peak fertility is within six days of ovulation. A home pregnancy test is an accurate indicator. The duration of the menstrual cycle is not predictiv... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Medical evaluation: While symptoms may overlap, untreated hypithyroid and adrenal insufficiency (not aware of the term adrenal fatigue) are potentially life threatening w... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Unknown: Gynecomastia results from an imbalance between Estradiol stimulation on male breast tissue and inhibition by testosterone. By age 14, over half of al... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Not usual: Clomid (clomiphene) is a fertility medication to induce ovulation. As a result, the lining of the uterus develops and may cause mild break through bl... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Lack of ovulation: Letrzole is a commonly used non-fda approved drug for ovulation induction but is not superior to the fda approved Clomiphene citrate. Some patients r... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Possibly : Your temp is alittle higher than normal for pregnancy do please insure no viral or other infection. Also a home preg test will reassure.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Possibly: Home urine pregnancy tests are very accurate but blood tests can detect the hormone of pregnancy at an earlier time so you can consult your doctor for... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Not specific enough: Unfortunately, acne is not specific enough a sign. Some patients experience uterine cramping and mild bleeding one week after ovulation and may respr... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Unrelated: Blood type has no relation to the ability to conceive. However, your rh negative status will require antibody testing and an injection during pregnan... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Rec evaluation: A brown velvety color change in the folds of the skin is called acanthosis nigricans and is associated with pre-diabetes and rarely cancer. This is n... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Still risky: Barrier methods to avoid conception in the form of condoms remains in the 80% range as effective contraception. As a result, undergarment are less of... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
At least one cycle: Typically, if the birth control pill is taken during meness, ovulation should be suppressed. However, to insure effective contraception, back up birt... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Mini is less success: "mini" ivf refers to less stimulation to the ovaries. While only the cost of medication is reduced, the mini stim results in less eggs and less succe... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Need to know cause: Abnormal uterine bleeding has many causes and a new classification called palm-coein (for polyps, tumors, cancer, bleeding disorders and ovulation dys... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Unlikely: Cramping suggestive of pregnancy usually occurs one week after ovulation. Three weeks would imply the cramping began before ovulation. If discomfort... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Unlikely: In a women with monthly cycles who ovulates, estrogen levels normally fluctuate from 40-400 pg/ml. Levels above this are unusual unless a hormone pro... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
May decrease effect: Any medication while taking the birh control pill may decrease the effectiveness in prevening pregnany so back up contraception is advised.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
One month: In general, one month of hormonal contraception is recommended before the method is considered useful to prevent a pregnancy. During the initial mont... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Pregnancy test: If the pregnancy test is negative then your gynecologist can evaluate you. There is not enough information to determine the cause at this time.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Clarification needed: "estrogen dominance" is a non-specific term. If you mean a lack of ovulation and irregular menses, then Progesterone is important to prevent a pre-ca... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Depends: Ovulation dysfunction is usually a result of polycystic ovarian syndrome (pcos), the most common hormonal disorder in women. Pcos is often treated by... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
Unsure: Skipped menses should include a home pregnancy test and if negative then your gynecologist can evaluate.
A member asked:
Dr. Mark Trolice
Fertility Medicine 32 years experience
May be stress: Intense stress can result in ovulation dysfunction. If your pregnancy test is negative, the travel has ended, and this is the first abnormal cycle, t... Read More

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Dr. Trolice is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, NJ
Graduated 1990MD

Medical/Graduate school

University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, NJ
MD

Residency

JERSEY SHORE UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER

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