Many women these days are delaying starting a family for a multitude of reasons that are specific to their circumstances and personal life choices. Women may aspire to further their career first before trying for a baby, they may not be in a relationship with a partner who they wish to have children with or they may not feel financially stable to provide for a future family.
Here at Complete Fertility we have reduced our waiting times for people requiring donor eggs. Now our patients can receive IVF treatment with donor eggs within 3 to 6 months of their initial consultation with one of our fertility doctors.
Latest figures from the HFEA show that the numbers of women undergoing fertility treatment using donor sperm have risen consistently over recent years. In 2013, 1645 cycles of fresh IVF or donor insemination treatment were carried out for female patients registered without a partner.
Patients undergoing treatment at the Complete Fertility Centre, Southampton are currently being invited to take part in the PROMOTE trial. This is a study of two different types of incubator, currently in clinical use and will allow us to examine whether there are any differences between the growth and development of embryos cultured in the two environments.
We understand that it can be a daunting process working your way through a price list for fertility treatment, trying to determine how much it will be, so that you can budget for it.
Having listened to our patients we have recently re-evaluated our packages with the aim to simplify them. We now have just one package for IVF, our complete package, which offers not only great value but also peace of mind that there are no hidden costs for your IVF treatment at Complete Fertility Centre.
Complete Fertility Centre is based in a university hospital and because of this, the unit is at the forefront of research and new developments in fertility medicine.
Currently, patients at the Complete Fertility Centre are invited to take part in a trial, conducted by the University of Southampton, to examine if increased levels of certain micronutrients in a couple’s diet improves the embryo quality, and if so how.
Coping with infertility and embarking upon treatment can be, for many people, very emotionally and physically challenging. Understanding a little of what infertility patients go through and a desire to offer support and to help make sense of it, our Counsellor, Ruth Wilde, started an Infertility Support Group at Complete Fertility in October 2014.
Continue reading Complete offers support throughout your fertility journey
Here at Complete Fertility Centre we are known for helping same sex couples, as well as single women and heterosexual couples to have a baby.
Donating sperm is a generous and positive act that gives others, who may not be able to start a family without it, the chance of having a child of their own.
Continue reading Ten facts about sperm donors in the UK
Egg sharing involves donating half of your eggs, produced during your IVF treatment that are normally surplus, to a woman who needs eggs, so that you both have a chance of becoming pregnant.
Continue reading Need IVF? Become an Egg Sharer and receive your treatment for as little as £500 all inclusive