How common is male infertility? Around 1 in 6 couples struggle to conceive in the UK, showing that infertility is a very common issue which greatly impacts many people we may know. It is understood that around 30% of these infertility issues are due to known male factors, 30% are due to known female factors… View Article
What is Endometriosis? Endometriosis is a condition found in women where tissue that makes up the womb lining (endometrium) is found outside the womb, such as in the ovaries and fallopian tubes, the outside of the womb, the bowel or bladder, and the inside of the abdominal lining. The tissue acts like endometrium tissue building… View Article
Why do you think the support of counselling is important for those struggling with infertility? The dream of having a baby of one’s own is a natural thing for most people. But nature does not always make the process of getting pregnant and having a baby easy. Patients coming to IVI UK for fertility treatment… View Article
In 2005 IVI became the first clinic in Europe to use vitrification, a technique that dramatically improves egg survival rates. Women’s eggs are difficult to freeze – they are the biggest cell in the body and contain a large amount of water. Previous freezing techniques had a low egg survival rate because the water inside… View Article
In our everyday lives, male infertility issues can often be overlooked, as there tends to be more of a female-fertility focus in the media. However, at IVI UK we understand that this should not be the case as male-related infertility issues are just as important and relevant if you and your partner are having difficulties… View Article
IVI was founded 26 years ago on 3 central pillars: research, training and patient care. It is the first of these pillars– research – that has given us a worldwide reputation as one of the most advanced and pioneering institutions in assisted reproductive medicine. Our leading experts have published over 750 scientific papers – more… View Article
Mr Tony Rutherford is the Medical Director at IVI UK’s flagship clinic located in the heart of London’s prestigious health district on Wimpole Street.
IVI has now launched in the UK, with a flagship clinic in the heart of London’s medical district.
As part of IVI’s commitment to the evolution of and social responsibility in reproductive medicine, we have donated £250,000 to the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust