Infertility or inability to procreate, is unfortunately a major issue that is being confronted by millions of couples across the globe. Reproductive system is quite a complex structure in the human body, where physical, mental, hormonal, emotional factors should align for the reproductive health to be fully functional.
Rela Institute has set up a state-of-the-art Institute of Reproductive Medicine that provides exceptional Fertility care. We have teamed up with GBR Fertility who has 15 years of experience to provide service at Institute of Reproductive Medicine. Our Reproductive Medicine department provides advanced treatments like PGD, PGS, ERA etc., for our patients who come in advanced age and stage with multiple complications. Expectant mothers who have conceived through assisted reproductive techniques like IVF & ICSI treatment and having other health issues like previous multiple miscarriages, genetic issues, high blood pressure, diabetes, bleeding disorders, thalassemia, etc. needs comprehensive care.
At Rela Hospital we have one of the finest ART labs in the country, equipped with most modern, state of art equipment’s housed in a clean environment as defined by ICMR, ESHRE & ASRM standards. These coupled with outstanding technicians who are well-trained in embryology specific and its related education, hands-on training to ensure timely assistance that would align with the treatment procedure, for increased success rate in each cycle.
At Institute of Reproductive Medicine (IRM) at Rela Hospital, our fertility partner M/s GBR Fertility Centre And Hospitals, India’s one of top fertility clinics always aspired to provide the best fertility clinic experience for infertile couples in India and those who approach us from rest of the world. The partnership with GBR supported us to proactively identify and acquire the latest fertility technology and ensure the highest level of patient comfort. As a result, both domestic and international patients choose Rela Hospital as the preferred destination for exceptional fertility care.
IRM at Rela Hospital is housed inside an exclusive facility spreading over 10,000 Sq. Ft., which houses one of the finest ART labs in the country, equipped with most modern, state of art equipment’s housed in a clean environment as defined by ICMR, ESHRE & ASRM standards. These coupled with outstanding clinicians & technicians who are well-trained in fertility management and clinical embryology specific and its related education ensure timely assistance that would align with the treatment procedure, for increased success rate in each cycle.
Highlights of the facility include: –
Industry’s best air handling unit that offers most pristine air quality in the IVF and Andrology lab. These better the defined class 1000 norms.
The IVF and Andrology labs houses some of the top-notch state of the art most modern ART equipment from the most leading IVF technology vendors of Germany, Italy, UK, USA, Japan, etc.,
IRM has to its credit the 1st centre in South India and the 2nd in the country to have a RFID based fertility preservation facility.
Large consultation rooms, patient scan rooms, IUI rooms, Semen collection rooms, counselling rooms for providing at most patient comfort and support.
Apart from the secluded IVF Lab, the hospital house one of the world’s largest OT post facilities, where all the Laparoscopy, Hysteroscopy and other fertility related surgeries are done.
The large medical campus spread over 40 acres houses apart from one of world’s largest Liver transplant unit, a most modern hotel with 100 rooms for catering to our international patients and patients from other states of India.
Treatments and Procedures
Intrauterine Insemination (IUI)
Intrauterine Insemination also known as artificial insemination, is a simple procedure that is usually recommended for those women with healthy, patent fallopian tubes but unable to conceive due to various reasons.
In Vitro Fertilization or IVF is recommended if the expert doctor rules out the possibility of conception through natural or IUI procedures. The very popular, colloquial name for the babies born through IVF is ‘test tube babies’.
Under this technique, the women’s mature eggs or oocytes will be preserved by using either a controlled-rate or slow-cooling method known as vitrification. Similarly, a man’s sperm cells can also be frozen and preserve them for using in future.
IVF with donor eggs is procedure of collection of eggs from other women instead of collecting from female partner of infertile couple and these eggs will be used for IVF or ICSI. This procedure usually referred if there are any physiological or pathological factors associated with ovaries.
It is natural for all couples to have a child of their own but in a very few instances, fertilization attempts may not yield desired results. In such cases, embryo donation is an exciting new option that is being made available in modern infertility treatments.
Surrogacy is not an alien term in India anymore. It has become quite popular in the last few years and has come like a boon for countless number of childless couples. Surrogacy or being a surrogate mother is an arrangement in which a healthy woman carries and delivers a child for another couple or person.
Andrology deals with male reproductive health besides urological problems. The specialist in this area will perform corrective surgeries related to connective tissues of male genitalia, vasectomy, vasovasostomy etc. It also primarily deals with male infertility, sexual dysfunction etc.
Endometrial Receptivity Array is a genetic testing that is done by retrieving a small sample of endometrial lining from a woman’s uterus to determine the correct day for facilitating an embryo transfer during an IVF cycle.
Uterine Transplantation is a very recent breakthrough in the world of reproductive medicine and organ transplant, a boon for those girls who have not attained puberty in their life and are not having menstruation (medically called primary and secondary Amenorrhea). Absence of menstruation could be due to the underdeveloped or absence of the secondary reproductive organs.
Getting diagnosed with cancer at a younger age should never serve as a deterrent for becoming a parent and making a dream into reality. Oncofertility and fertility preservation are designed, taking into consideration of the reproductive desire of cancer patients who come out cured after treatment.