Fill in our contact us form before end of the month and receive €100 off your IVF treatment in Cyprus

Close this search box.
DREAM IVF Cyprus Logo

Egg Donation in Cyprus: Matching with the right donor

Introduction to Egg Donation in Cyprus

The decision to pursue IVF with egg donation opens a path to parenthood for many couples facing infertility challenges. But with so much to consider, finding the right egg donor can feel daunting. At Dream IVF Cyprus, we understand the importance of a compatible match, and we’re here to take you through the basics.

What Makes a Good Egg Donor?

Several key factors contribute to a successful egg donor match:

Medical and Genetic Health: Donors undergo rigorous medical and genetic screening to ensure they are physically and genetically healthy. This minimizes the risk of passing on any hereditary conditions to the baby.

Age: Younger egg donors (typically between 20-30 years old) produce higher quality eggs, which in turn, increases the chances of successful embryo development and pregnancy.

Lifestyle Habits: Donors with healthy lifestyles, free from smoking, excessive alcohol consumption, and recreational drugs, are generally preferred as it optimizes egg quality.

Physical Characteristics: While not the most important factor, some couples might wish to consider physical similarities between the donor and intended parents, such as hair color, eye color, and height.

Matching with the Right Donor

Dream IVF Cyprus partner clinics have comprehensive egg donor databases with a diverse range of profiles. We take the time to understand your unique preferences and medical needs before initiating the matching process.

Here’s what you can expect:

Initial Consultation: During your consultation, our team will discuss your expectations, desired donor characteristics, and any medical considerations.

Reviewing Donor Profiles: We’ll provide you with anonymized donor profiles that meet your specific requirements. These profiles will typically include basic information like age, ethnicity, education, and physical characteristics.

Open Communication: We encourage open communication throughout the process. The more information you have about the donor, the better equipped you’ll be to make an informed decision.

Understanding Egg Donation Process

Initial Consultation and Screening

The journey of egg donation begins with an initial consultation. During this crucial meeting, our team will discuss the entire process with you, addressing any concerns or questions you may have. Following the consultation, thorough screening is conducted to ensure the suitability of both the egg donor and recipient. This screening includes medical assessments, genetic testing, and psychological evaluations.

Egg Retrieval and Fertilization

Once the screening process is complete and a suitable match is found, the egg retrieval procedure takes place. This involves the stimulation of the donor’s ovaries through hormone medications, followed by the extraction of mature eggs. These eggs are then fertilized with the recipient’s partner’s sperm in a laboratory setting. After fertilization, the resulting embryos are cultured and monitored for optimal development.

First Things First: Consultation & Matching: We’ll kick things off with a personalized consultation at Dream IVF Cyprus. We want you to feel comfortable asking every question you have, big or small. After that, we’ll get you matched with the perfect egg donor through a thorough screening process – medical checks, genetic testing, and even psychological evaluations – to ensure a safe and compatible fit for your IVF cycle.

Egg Retrieval & Fertilization: Once the stars align with your perfect donor match, it’s time for the egg retrieval. This is a minimally invasive procedure where we’ll stimulate the donor’s ovaries to produce mature eggs, which are then carefully collected. In our state-of-the-art lab, these eggs will meet the intended father’s sperm, using advanced techniques like Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) if needed. The resulting embryos will be closely monitored for optimal development.

Embryo Transfer & Pregnancy Potential: When the embryos are ready, it’s time for the embryo transfer. This involves carefully placing the chosen embryo(s) into the intended mother’s uterus, where, with a little luck, implantation and pregnancy can happen.

Contact Dream IVF Cyprus Today

At Dream IVF Cyprus, we offer a comprehensive range of fertility services to help you achieve your parenthood dreams. Contact Dream IVF Cyprus today to schedule your free consultation session.

Follow Us for More!Like what you are reading? Follow us on social media for more content on fertility treatments and options in Cyprus. Stay connected with us to become part of our Dream community.

Follow us on Instagram I Facebook I X