Whether to have a child before becoming an attending physician is a personal choice, but as a fertility specialist, I’m concerned that many people -- including physicians -- overestimate the effectiveness of today’s fertility treatments. In the U.S., the average age at which women have their first child went from 21.4 years in 1970 to 26.6 in 2016. Experts attribute that in part to more people seeking advanced education and taking ...

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