Surrogacy in India – Realizing the Seemingly Faraway Parenthood Dream

                                  Chasing the dream of parenthood is not always easy – at least not for everyone. As the shadow of infertility looms large, people from all over the world look for treatments and answers to their plight.  Surrogacy is one such answer th...

Surrogacy – What Does it Really Mean?

                                                   Surrogacy is a method of reproduction, where assisted reproduction technology is used to perform IVF and then transfer the resulting embryo into the womb of the gestational surrogate. The surrogate, or the gestational...

Surrogate Mother in India – Why Couples Choose India as their Preferred Destination

                                        When it comes to fertility treatments and surrogacy, the world is looking towards India for help. Indian doctors, with their advanced education, experience and expertise, are among the best in the world for fertility treatments....

How We Freeze Your Sperms

                                      Dr. Sai, Embryologist informs you how we freeze your sperms and what are the steps involved during freezing the semen. Dr. Sai, Embryologist, Malpani Infertility Clinic When do we freeze sperm ? Sperms are...

Endometriosis - laparoscopy or IVF

                                                Patients with endometriosis who are infertile are often very confused. They don't know which doctor they should go to ? Gynecologist ? Infertility specialist ? and what treatment they should take. The first point...

Approaches that Doctors Take when a Patient's IVF Cycle Fails

                               There's a lot of pressure on IVF doctors when an IVF cycle fails. Patients want a baby - and since they have not succeeded, they want answers as to why the cycle failed ! Three Approaches  Doctors will take one of 3 approaches. Many...

Store your Embryos using Vitrification

I often see lots of infertile patients who could get pregnant if they did IVF treatment. Unfortunately, they just cannot afford to do an IVF cycle for financial reasons, and they end up without a baby. It fair to say  that  this causes them a significant amount of  fr...

Lasers in the IVF lab

                                              IVF is one of modern medicine's dramatic success stories. After a considerable amount of experience, lasers have been successfully integrated into routine IVF practice, and are now found in most advanced and well...

What Should a Patient Do When Doctors Disagree ?

                                 There may be instances when you go for a second opinion and you end up in a situation wherein the doctors disagree with each other. Here is what you need to do in such situations. Things to do  I saw a patient who...

What are my chances of getting pregnant with IVF ?

The commonest question you will ask before starting an IVF cycle is - what are my chances of getting pregnant? While it's true that the chances of success do depend upon how good your IVF clinic is, it's also true that the chances do depend upon biological factors like...