The problem with ovarian functions tests

The chances of getting pregnant after IVF depend to a large extent on the quality of the woman's eggs, and this is why older women have lower pregnancy rates.  This is why testing for ovarian reserve is so important, and we measure the AMH level as well as...

Test tube baby clinics – judging the quality of the clinic

Because patients are not sophisticated enough to be able to judge the technical competence of an IVF doctor , most of them use other alternatives to decide which doctor to select the best. This is why a lot of them will go to the busiest doctor , based on...

Why do patients do such a bad job of selecting IVF clinics

We all know that all IVF clinics are not created equal , and their success rates can be dramatically different ! And some can be much more expensive than others ! So how is the poor patient to decide who the right IVF doctor is ? Sadly, a lot of p...

The biggest mistake which IVF patients make

The biggest mistake which IVF patients make in India is blindly trusting the IVF doctor It’s extremely important that you find a doctor you can trust – and it’s equally that you make sure that he earns that trust ! Trust is too important to be gifted...

How much does a test tube baby treatment cost ?

Before starting an IVF treatment cycle , one of the first questions the patient needs to know is how much it is all going to cost . They know that the success rate is not 100% and that they may have to repeat many cycles before getting pregnant. IVF is exp...

Why does the cost of test tube baby treatment in India vary so much ?

  Patients are often confused as to why the cost of a test tube treatment is so different from one Indian IVF clinic as compared to another. They understand that it’s going to be more expensive in large cities like Mumbai, but there is still so much variation f...

Treating women with a low AMH level

  Treating women with poor ovarian reserve (as defined by a low AMH level and a low antral follicle  count  ) can be extremely difficult. A lot of these patients don't know what they should do because they get so much conflicting advice.   Should they be tr...

How doctors fool patients about the cost of test tube baby treatment

    Because test tube baby treatment is so expensive, patients will often doctor shop and go from clinic to clinic in order to find out who the cheapest clinic is, so that they can afford the treatment .   This is where some unethical clinics will take t...

Why the government of India should offer free test tube baby treatment

      The Indian government has a Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, which is supposed to help citizens to plan their families. The government is the largest health care provider, and we pay taxes so that they can provide us with healthcare services.  ...

Low cost test tube baby treatment in India

    Reducing the cost of test tube baby treatment in India is a major priority today. Lots of Indian couples would get pregnant if they could do IVF , but unfortunately they can't afford IVF treatment because it is so expensive. Unfortunately , IVF today it's only...