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Single Embryo Transfer – The New Reality

We are pleased to announce Florida Institute for Reproductive Medicine is now one of a select group of IVF programs in the nation now offering Day 5 Laser Embryo Biopsy.  This technology allows for the laser extraction of multiple cells from a day 5 embryo to test for genetic normalcy prior to transfer.  Prior day 3 embryo biopsies where only one or two cells were available for testing has been shown not only to be inaccurate, but to compromise implantation rates.  Day 5 embryo biopsy has tremendous implications in terms of avoiding multiple births, i.e. with accurate pre-embryo genetic screening ongoing pregnancy rates of 60-70% have been reported with a transfer of a single chromosomally normal embryo.  Because the majority of pregnancy losses are due to chromosomally abnormal embryos, this technology is expected to significantly reduce miscarriage rates.  The cost for this service will range from $2,500.00 to $3,000.00 depending on the number of embryos biopsied.  We expect these costs to be recouped by avoiding freezing and transfer of abnormal embryos.  By avoiding multiple births with their inherent risks and costs, we have eliminated the greatest problem associated with IVF.  If you are interested in learning more about this technology, please make a consult appointment with one of our physicians.

Care, Cost, Convenience

Infertility is a 7 day a week process. The Downtown Jacksonville center is open 7 days a week. Jacksonville, Daytona and Tallahassee office hours are 7am – 4pm.
JACKSONVILLE

Jacksonville Downtown »
836 Prudential Dr, Ste 902
Jacksonville, FL 32207
904-399-5620

Jacksonville South »
14540 Old St. Augustine Rd, Ste 2503
Jacksonville, FL 32258
904-262-5992

Jacksonville Beach »
1577 Roberts Dr, Ste 220
Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
904-270-1135

DAYTONA BEACH

Halifax Medical Center
415 N Clyde Morris Blvd
Daytona Beach, FL 32114
386-254-8211

TALLAHASSEE, FL

Tallahassee Memorial Hospital »
1401 Centerville Road, Suite 202
Tallahassee, FL 32308
1-800-556-5620

Tallahassee, FL »
2623 Centennial Blvd., Suite 101
Tallahassee, FL 32308
1-800-556-5620

SOUTH GEORGIA

Valdosta, GA »
220 Northside Drive
Valdosta, GA 31602
1-800-556-5620

Thomasville, GA »
918 South Broad Street
Thomasville, GA
1-800-556-5620

Brunswick, GA »
3025 Shrine Road, Suite 190
Brunswick, GA 31520
1-800-556-5620

Florida Institute for Reproductive Medicine proudly serving patients in North Florida and South Georgia including Savannah, Columbus, Jacksonville, Jacksonville Beach, Orange Park, St. Marys, Palm Coast, St. Augustine, Palatka, Lake City, Tallahassee, Daytona, Ponte Vedra, Gainesville, Orlando, Melbourne, Ormond Beach, New Smyrna, Port Orange, Brunswick, St. Simons Island, Thomasville, Tifton, Albany, Brunswick, Valdosta

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