IVF Process Step by Step: Testing

Step 1: Infertility Diagnosis and Testing

Hysterosalpingogram hsgThe first step in the In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) process is a complete infertility evaluation. This evaluation typically includes:

This thorough approach helps us identify all of the causes of your fertility problems and helps us to individualize your treatment plan based upon your personal needs.

Your infertility evaluation will typically take less than a month. Once this process is complete you will have a trial transfer performed which is a way to measure the size of your uterus and determine the best embryo path for the embryo transfer.

Next: Ovarian Stimulation

Quick Links to the 5 Step IVF Process:

  1. Infertility Diagnosis and Testing
  2. Ovarian Stimulation
  3. Egg Retrieval
  4. Fertilization and Culture
  5. Embryo Transfer