Due to the restrictions on certain services in their home country, patients from Australia may choose to seek treatment at the Fertility Institute of Hawaii.
The Fertility Institute of Hawaii is a comprehensive fertility centre offering cutting edge, individualized fertility treatments, many of which are restricted in Australia. Treatment options at the Fertility Institute of Hawaii include but are not limited to:
When it comes to seeking treatment outside of Australia, we understand that there are often many questions and concerns that need to be addressed prior to making any treatment decision. The links below explore the most common questions asked by Australian patients.
Figure 1: International Patients' Pregnancy Success Rates by Procedure
Figure 2: International Patients’ Pregnancy Success Rates by Age Group
IVF with anonymous egg donation is a service sought by many; however, the use of anonymous egg donors is restricted in Australia. Due to its proximity to Australia and superior donor egg IVF pregnancy rates, the Fertility Institute of Hawaii has become the centre of choice for patients from Australia seeking egg donation. Many of our Australian patients have chosen to utilize our Donor Egg Bank because of its lower cost but superb pregnancy rates.
PGS not only confirms that the chromosomal complement of an embryo is normal but also determines the gender of an embryo. Once PGS is completed, patients are allowed to choose the gender of the normal embryos transferred in order to ensure family balancing.
If your journey towards having a healthy baby is taking you to the United States, there is just one more step before you finalize your plans: getting to know your new fertility team!
Our doctors and staff at the Fertility Institute of Hawaii will assist you during this delicate process with the care, compassion, and kindness you need during all aspects of your fertility journey.
Dr. John L. Frattarelli, HCLD is the Founder as well as Medical, Practice and Laboratory Director for the Fertility Institute of Hawaii which provides IVF services to Hawaii and the Pacific, North America, Asia, Australia, South America, Europe, and Africa.
Dr. Frattarelli is one of only a few physicians in the United States to be certified as a High-Complexity Laboratory Director (HCLD) which qualifies him to also serve as the IVF Laboratory Director. He is an avid award-winning researcher and lecturer with several national and international presentations and published manuscripts.
Dr. Anatte Karmon joined the Fertility Institute of Hawaii after completing her training at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School. She is an expert at diagnosing and treating infertility and other endocrine disorders such as polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), recurrent pregnancy loss, and endometriosis.
Dr. Emily Goulet received her Medical Degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, and then completed her residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Texas in Austin Dell Medical School. She has a particular interest in PCOS, egg freezing & fertility preservation, single moms by choice & LGBTQ+, weight-related fertility issues, and is passionate about increasing access to fertility care.
Above all, Dr. Frattarelli, Dr. Karmon, and Dr. Goulet are compassionate physicians who understand the needs and fears of their patients. They realize that every couple has specific concerns and provide personalized care to treat each patient as an individual, in order to optimize each couple’s treatment outcome.
If you’re ready to get more answers and continue your journey toward building a family, then please feel free to reach out to us and we’d be delighted to get the process started.
We can’t wait to meet you!
Visit our Contact Us page to contact one of our International IVF Coordinators.
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