It is estimated that 10% of India’s population suffers from some form of infertility. Changes in lifestyle such as sedentary habits, dietary habits, stress, smoking and increased alcohol intake are contributing to the rise in infertility cases. With an increase in awareness, couples facing issues with conception are seeking help more often. While awareness is increasing, the availability of international quality and standardized services is still limited. The Apollo Fertility Centre shall provide expertise, cutting edge technology and compassionate clinical care to people planning conception through fertility treatment.
Apollo Cradle, India’s leading healthcare destination for women and children, launched its first standalone Apollo Fertility Centre in Anna Nagar, Chennai to offer clinical expertise coupled with tender loving care with the aim of helping couples turn hopes into happiness. The centre boasts of state-of-the-art medical infrastructure, a leading consultant panel, personalized patient care & complete compliance with the ICMR (Indian Council of Medical Research) guidelines.
The Apollo Fertility centre offers advanced Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) programs – IVF, ICSI, Assisted Hatching (AH), Cryo preservation program, Frozen & Donor Embryo transfers, Surrogacy program & Genetic tests like ERA, PGS/PGD along with outpatient, Lab, Ultrasound facilities & HSG/SSG, IUI (Husband/Donor) services. The team includes specialists in Fertility, Reproductive Medicine, Reproductive Endocrinology, Embryology, Andrology, Urology, Fertility Enhancing Laparoscopic Surgeons, and Counsellors.
“Apollo has been a thought leader for the last 30 years in introducing the highest international standards of clinical care to patients in India. We are bringing to India the latest techniques, standardised protocols and high-end equipment to give couples the trust and assurance they need when undergoing fertility treatment. The launch of Apollo Fertility represents a significant milestone in the fertility segment. With this launch, we shall extend our expertise in assisting people experiencing problems in conceiving. We aim to help couples achieve their dream of having a biological child and develop a treatment plan that addresses the emotional and lifestyle needs of the patients. This centre will ensure that couples of Chennai, and even the rest of Tamil Nadu now have increased access to superior medical technology coupled with the joint experience of the best in class doctors from both the brands…which will enable more miracles! ” said Dr Preetha Reddy, Executive Vice Chairperson, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise Ltd speaking on the occasion.
Commenting on the launch, Mr Neeraj Garg, CEO, Apollo Health and Lifestyle, said, “Given the immense potential and the need for quality healthcare services in fertility treatment, Apollo Cradle expands its revolutionary concept in childbirth and maternity care by entering the fertility segment through its first centre in Chennai. We recognise that infertility could have multiple causes, our step towards launching a new segment aims at offering the best of treatment options at affordable prices. Our protocols are designed to address both female and male issues, combined with clinical, surgical, and most importantly, psychological interventions. We are confident that Apollo Fertility will enhance Apollo Cradle’s commitment to clinical excellence and delivering joy to families.”
Apollo Fertility is poised to become a leading chain of IVF centres across India, with many of them planned within the Apollo Cradle Hospitals. It already has one operational centre in Brookefield, Bangalore and will be opening centres in Delhi and Hyderabad in the coming months