Alta Bates In Vitro Fertilization Program
IVF is a month long cycle where ovaries are stimulated, eggs are retrieved and fertilized to create embryos. Once matured, the embryo(s) are transferred into the uterus. Medication is also required.
Egg Freezing involves a two week cycle in which the ovaries are stimulated to grow eggs. The eggs are then retrieved and frozen for future use. Medication is also required.
Intrauterine Insemination (IUI) is a procedure where the sperm is placed inside the uterus. An IUI includes ovarian stimulation, monitoring, and the IUI procedure. Medication is also required.
A consultation generally includes a 1 hour visit with a fertility specialist and diagnostic testing. Following the consultation, a treatment plan is provided to thepatient.
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About the ClinicWe maintain an open-door policy that welcomes patients from all walks of life and cultural backgrounds. We are mindful, non-judgmental and we work hard to balance the interests of all the parties involved: the intended parents, their future children, egg donors and surrogates. We believe that successful patient-doctor relationships are based on mutual trust and that authenticity matters.
- Maria Castillo
- Wendi Parodi
- Berkeley, 94705