07/02/2015 11:37 EDT | Updated 07/02/2015 11:59 EDT

Gender Selection Explained By A Fertility Doctor

Thanks to new technology, it’s now possible to choose your baby’s gender before you conceive.

Using artificial insemination and in vitro fertilization for sex-selection has become increasingly popular in recent years. Even Kim Kardashian reportedly only had male embryos implanted during an IVF gender-selection process for her second pregnancy.

But how does gender selection actually work? In the video above, Dr. Jeffrey Steinberg explains the process.

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