When several medical conditions prevent the sperm from reaching the egg, our skilled physicians are here to assist. Your eggs are retrieved, inseminated in our labs with semen from your partner or a donor, and then inserted back into your uterus as embryos. While every woman's cycle is unique, the following is a general outline of the steps involved during a cycle of in vitro fertilization.
This process of fertilization is done by manually combining an egg and sperm in a laboratory dish. Is commonly referred to as IVF. When the IVF procedure is successful, the process is combined with a procedure known as embryo transfer, which involves physically placing the embryo in the uterus.