As Chicago's leading reproductive medicine specialists, at Chicago IVF we help couples achieve their dream of starting a family. We provide you with the best tools and resources, answer any questions and will help you make the most informed decisions. Our staff members are skilled, knowledgeable and caring, and offer only the best in fertility and reproductive medicine.
In Vitro Fertilization Infertility Services. Infertility is faced by many people of child-bearing age around the world, and through the years there have been developments in the ways in which we can move beyond these challenges and successfully conceive.
These fertility treatments are commonly referred to as Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART). They are not exclusive to the male or female reproductive system, as treatments include the egg as well as the sperm. There are several forms of ART, but the most commonly used is In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and it is has proven to be quite successful as a method of embryo transfer. The process of IVF is when the egg is manually fertilized by the sperm outside of the body in a controlled laboratory setting. Once this occurs, the embryo is then implanted into the uterus. Chicago IVF Egg Donor Program. Basic Egg (Oocyte) Donation Steps To Follow Donating eggs is an extremely selfless endeavor, and we try to make it as comfortable as possible for you.
Our nurses have been voted the most compassionate in the industry and our doctors are recognized far and wide for their abilities and success. Together, our team can make your egg donation a very simple and efficient process. Please follow the steps as listed below: 1. Complete Oocyte (Egg) Donation Booklet for Donors and Recipients 2. Prospective Egg Donor Application/Questionnaire. Chicago IVF Infertility Financial Information. Proceeding through infertility care can be emotional, demanding, and stressful.
Much stress can come from financial uncertainties regarding health insurance coverage and out-of-pocket expenses. In order to serve you better, we offer the following resources: Front Desk Staff – Our Front Desk Staff is especially trained to assist with basic insurance questions regarding co-pays, filings, and potential out-of-pocket expenses. Additionally, they can assist you with balances due. Please remember to bring in your current insurance card at each visit. Billing Department – Our Billing Department Staff is especially trained to assist with the more complicated questions regarding insurance filings, co-pays, balances due, payment plans, mandatory fertility coverage laws, and related issues.
Surrogacy and Gestational Carrier Program. The Chicago IVF Gestational Carrier Program has been designed with you, the Intended Parents, in mind.
We understand that building a family through gestational surrogacy can be a complex, emotionally challenging, and costly endeavor. We have thoughtfully addressed both larger issues, and minor details. The surrogacy and gestational carrier program has been designed to be user-friendly and to help you achieve your dreams step-by-step. Step One: Program Identification We encourage Intended Parents to educate themselves regarding available reproductive options. We believe that well-educated Intended Parents will see the benefits of choosing a renowned surrogacy and gestational carrier program like that offered by Chicago IVF.
Step Two: Financial Understanding Understanding the complicated financial interactions of the gestational surrogacy process can be confusing. Our fee estimate is thoughtful, comprehensive and transparent. **Please refer to the Surrogacy Financial Overview for more details. New St. Charles Location - Grand Opening Monday 4/11/2016. Our St.
Charles Location is Moving!! We're excited to announce our new St. Charles location (move-in date Monday 4/11/2016). Our new location is built to meet the evolving needs of our patients, our medical care providers, and the future of fertility treatment, all in a beautiful and calming environment. Fertility Testing & Fertility Screening Program. Did you know?
Fertility declines as women approach age 30 About 10% of women lose their fertility sooner than expected About 1 in 20 men have male factor infertility Factors causing infertility - 40% male, 40% female, and 20% combination Who Qualifies? Men and women interested in learning and taking charge of their fertility status.
What is involved? Simple tests that provide valuable information about your fertility potential. Why is Fertility Testing important? Whether doing a semen analysis or an AMH blood test and an Antral Follicle Count, this program provides important information for individuals concerning their future fertility potential. Cost of Fertility Testing? The program is provided at a special cash price of $90. Where? You can have any of the tests (from the semen analysis to the AMH Blood Test and Antral Follicle Count) performed at one of Chicago IVF 5 different locations:
Chicago IVF, Advanced Fertility Centers Illinois Indiana, Doctors. IVF Info — How Can Chicago IVF Help Same-Sex Couples With... How Can Chicago IVF Help You Build Your Family? - Chicago-IVF. Should You Donate Your Eggs? We Examine Three Reasons Why You Might. Should You Donate Your Eggs?
We Examine Three Reasons Why You Might Every young woman who ultimately decides that she wants to donate her eggs for IVF or research will have their own story about why they decided to donate. Oftentimes, it is a combination of several reasons that ultimately convinces the woman to go through with the process. Although it’s a relatively pain-free process, it does take time and require medical visits. Therefore, in order to really make sure you want to go through the process, you should examine why you’re thinking about it in the first place. Women are Delaying Starting Their Families: As women pursue higher education and career goals before they concentrate on starting a family, expect this to be a major reason why young twenty-something females decide to donate their eggs. Finances: As the price of tuition and other living expenses continue to go up, it might be tempting for women to donate their eggs for financial reasons.
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