IVF success story at Malpani Infertility Clinic

(Friday, May 16, 2014) We got married in 2005 and all was well till 2008, we never bothered about not being parents as we had thought of not having a child at least for couple of years just to enjoy the phase. But we didn't do any planning as we were open for p...

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...

Day 3 versus Day 5 transfers - which has a higher success rate ?

(SATURDAY, MAY 17, 2014) There’s still a lot of confusion as to whether Day 5 ( blastocyst) transfers are better than Day 3 transfers. A lot of patients believe that blastocyst transfers have better success rates. As IVF lab culture systems improved an...

What is your IVF success rate ?

(Sunday, May 18, 2014) This is the commonest question patients ask an IVF doctor. The truth is that the quality of an answer depends upon the quality of the question, and this is often a pointless question. While clinics are good at telling you what their...

The soil fertility specialist !

(Sunday, May 18, 2014) We take pride in being IVF specialists and helping couples to have babies. My father is a much more ambitious fertility specialist ! He runs Malpani Trust where Deepak Suchde , one of India's leading organic farming specialist,...

Fixing Indian healthcare

(Monday, May 19, 2014) Now that Mr Narendra Modi has become the new prime minister with such a thumping majority , the entire country is very hopeful that India will be able to progress much more rapidly than in the past, as a result of good governance ....

Health insurance companies versus doctors

(Tuesday, May 20, 2014) Health insurance companies and doctors ( which includes the hospitals which employ these doctors) seem to be headed on a collision course in India today. This is an ugly situation which seems to be getting progressively worse , be...

Why Health insurers should provide EMRs free to doctors and hospitals

(Wednesday, May 21, 2014) Health insurance executives have two major complaints about hospitals and doctors . 1. They overtest and overtreat insured patients, in order to maximize their profits 2. Their documentation is very poor This is wh...

Why doctors take pleasure in reporting abnormalities of no clinical importance

(Thursday, May 22, 2014) Modern medical practice seems to be based on ordering tests and scans , and relying on these in order to make a diagnosis - not on the old-fashioned taking a history or doing a clinical examination. The problem with a lot o...

A simple process patients can use to find the right doctor

(Friday, May 23, 2014) Our clinic is only in Mumbai, and our website attracts couples from all over the world. Since many of them cannot afford to travel to India , they often request me to refer them to a reputed and reliable local IVF clinic for their...