Department of Reproductive Medicine aims at catering the couple who has challenges in conceiving.The team of Reproductive Medicine consultants and supporting staffs address the problems of subfertile couple who are having familial, social and psychological stress due to inability to become parents of a baby.The priority of the team is to serve such couple with warmth while ensuring the confidentiality of the details.
Subfertility has emerged as a major challenge in todays life due to various factors ranging from congenital problems with either husband or wife to environmental and lifestyle impacts on the reproductive ability. While most couple seek the help of a gynecologist initially to tackle the difficulty in getting a pregnancy, the advanced treatment options suggested by the gynecologist are provided by a well- equipped , quality oriented ART(Assisted Reproductive Techniques) centre . Polycystic ovarian disease (PCOD) which leads to failure to ovulate, Endometriosis , uterine fibroids etc. are some of the common causes which leads to sub-fertility among female partners while male factors ,predominantly altered semen parameters ,are also contributing to about 20% of infertility. Other issue which may not be addressed many a times are the various difficulties in having a proper sexual intercourse either due to some anatomical problems or lack of awareness.
The Department of Reproductive Medicine at Kinder Kochi is powered by a well qualified and trained clinical and supporting team of staff to provide various ART services like, counselling , IUI( intra-uterine insemination), IVF( In Vitro Fertilization) ,ICSI ( Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection), gamete donor programs , gamete and embryo freezing etc.