Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have any doubts or questions about In-Vitro Fertilization? Find answers to your questions in this section.
Is IVF Painful?
Ovarian stimulation can cause discomfort or bloating, and the egg retrieval procedure may cause mild cramping. However, most patients do not experience significant pain during the IVF process.
What are the success rates of IVF at your clinic, and how do they compare to the regional average?
At Panama Fertility, we take pride in our exceptional success rates for IVF and IVF with donor eggs. Our clinic's success rates are consistently 30% above the regional average. These higher success rates result from our experienced team, state-of-the-art facilities, and personalized treatment approach. We understand the importance of achieving a successful pregnancy and work tirelessly to provide the best possible outcomes for our patients.
Are there any risks associated with IVF?
As with any medical procedure, there are risks associated with IVF. Some potential dangers include multiple pregnancies, ectopic pregnancy, ovarian hyperstimulation syndrome, and bleeding or infection. However, these risks are relatively rare and can be managed with careful monitoring.
How long does the IVF process take?
Depending on the individual treatment plan, the IVF process can take several weeks to a few months. Ovarian stimulation typically lasts around 10-12 days, while embryo transfer occurs 3-5 days.
What is the recommended length of stay in Panama for IVF, and what support services do you provide to assist international patients during their stay?
The recommended length of stay in Panama for IVF treatment typically consists of 1 week, given that many patients opt for cycle start and monitoring in their home country. At Panama Fertility, we understand the unique needs of our international patients and provide comprehensive support services to make your stay as comfortable as possible. We can assist with travel arrangements, including airport transfers and accommodations, and even day excursions. Additionally, our dedicated team is fluent in English.
I'm interested in traveling to Panama for fertility treatment. What are the advantages of seeking IVF or IVF with donor eggs at your clinic as an international patient?
Choosing Panama Fertility as an international patient offers several advantages. First and foremost, we have a team of highly skilled physicians who are trained and Board Certified in the United States and have extensive experience in fertility treatments. Our clinic has been at the forefront of reproductive medicine for over 30 years, offering a wealth of knowledge and expertise. Additionally, Panama is a convenient destination for international patients, with excellent connectivity through direct flights to the United States and numerous destinations in Latin America and the Caribbean. We also provide personalized care and support throughout your journey, ensuring that you feel comfortable and confident in your decision to seek fertility treatment at our clinic.