The world of fertility treatment can seem like a minefield, especially when you’re new to the abbreviations for words you may otherwise not have come across.
Here we consider how IVF and ICSI differ, and when ICSI would be recommended as opposed to conventional IVF.
Continue reading How does ICSI differ to IVF?
If you aren’t eligible for NHS funding for your fertility treatment or you are planning to pay for your own, you will be researching the cost of IVF so that you can financially prepare.
As you start to compare prices from one clinic to the next, you may find understanding the true cost of IVF at each clinic difficult and confusing at times.
Continue reading How much does IVF cost?
Patients at Complete Fertility have the opportunity of time-lapse EmbryoScope™ monitoring as part of their treatment cycle.
During June, July and August 2017 we are offering our patients this advanced technology for the special price of £350 (normally £700).
Continue reading Special summer price for latest Embryoscope™ technology at Complete Fertility
Complete Fertility Centre is proud to launch the MediEmo mobile application, an innovative application specially designed for fertility patients on Monday 22nd May 2017. MediEmo aims to communicate with, support and empower patients throughout their treatment journey, both logistically and emotionally.
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If you’ve recently moved home or you are considering or already receiving treatment at another fertility centre then you may find it useful to know that you can safely transfer your frozen embryos or sperm to another centre. You can even import frozen samples from a fertility clinic outside of the UK.
Continue reading Transfer your embryos or sperm to Complete Fertility Centre
Complete Fertility Centre Southampton is a university based fertility centre. As such we are passionate about providing research-based care, we are often at the forefront of new developments in fertility medicine, and we are pleased to be involved in current research programmes.
We invite our patients to consider participating in our current research programmes: the endometrial scratch trial and E-freeze.
Continue reading Patients invited to participate in fertility research
If you’re considering becoming an egg donor then you’ll already have your own personal thoughts about why you might like to donate your eggs. Women choose to become egg donors for many reasons and here are just a few. Whatever your reason it takes a very special person to give the most generous gift – the gift of life.
Continue reading Eggcellent reasons to donate your eggs
Time-lapse Embryoscope™ monitoring is now available to fertility treatment patients at Complete Fertility Centre as part of their treatment cycle.
Continue reading Embryoscope™ technology now at Complete Fertility Centre
Dysfunction of the female reproductive organs is apparent in around 40% of infertile couples. Here at Complete Fertility Centre we offer patients a Hycosy screening test to look at a patient’s uterine cavity and fallopian tubes. If either are damaged then it may be difficult to get pregnant.
Continue reading 6 things you need to know about a Hycosy
Are you interested to find out what happens in the laboratory to your eggs, sperm and embryos?
The IVF laboratory is the most critical yet least understood area of a fertility centre.
With restricted access, the lab is kept as clean as possible. These embryology laboratories are filled with incubators, microscopes and highly skilled clinical embryologists to ensure patient’s eggs, sperm and embryos are kept in an optimised environment which mimics the human body as closely as we can and have the highest chance of survival and being healthy.
Continue reading Free embryology consultation for CFC patients