We Are Among the Leading (Top 5%) World IVF Programs
In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)
Welcome to the IVF information pages of The Fertility Institutes. We maintain our own world recognized In Vitro Fertilization laboratories at each of our centers in Los Angeles, New York and Guadalajara, Mexico. Our combined success rates for pregnancies achieved and healthy babies born have remained one of the top programs nationwide for over 30 years.
Summary of the IVF Process
Your IVF care will be carried out by a dedicated team headed by reproductive endocrinologist Dr. Jeffrey Steinberg. Unlike many multi-physician programs that divide patient care between sometimes dozens of physicians, all professionals in our practice will know your individual case intimately. We begin IVF cycles based on your individual menstrual pattern, rather than grouping cases together for clinic convenience. For those undertaking IVF in our program, we offer the additional options of PGD 99.9% gender selection and eye color selection that allow you to choose the sex and likely eye color of your pregnancy.
We are the world's largest and most successful gender selection program (click here) and have performed hundreds of cases while maintaining a near perfect (99.9%) success rate in achieving the desired gender outcome!
|Phase||Purpose||Drugs and Procedures||% Reaching
|Ovarian stimulation and monitoring||To cause ovaries to produce many mature oocytes in a single cycle||GnRH analog injections hMG or FSH injections, ovulation trigger injection, frequent blood tests, frequent ultrasound examinations||100%|
|Egg collection||To collect oocytes before they are released from ovaries||Needle puncture(s) through vaginal wall into ovaries or laparoscopic surgery||92.5%|
|Fertilization and embryo culture||To create viable embryos||Sperm preparation Fertilization Laboratory culture||90.0%|
|Embryo transfer||To establish a pregnancy||Embryo evaluation in laboratory Determining number of embryos to transfer Insertion of catheter through cervix into uterus||77.8%
(The Fertility Institutes)
|Pregnancy||To gestate developing fetus(es)||Progesterone/other drugs* Fetal reduction* Prenatal diagnosis*||SART Report|
|Delivery||To deliver live infant(s)||Cesarean delivery*||SART Report|
At The Fertility Institutes, we pride ourselves on the practice of Reproductive Medicine based on a solid foundation of science. Our commitment to providing the absolute highest quality medical care has resulted in an outstanding reputation with the consistent achievement of excellent pregnancy statistics. You are urged to compare our price per cycle and explore our highly discounted multi-cycle packages. For a limited time, qualified patients can obtain FULL IVF services for $5,000.00 (plus medication fees of approximately $1800.00 and local monitoring fees of app. $900) at our Los Angeles center*. Rates in New York somewhat higher but still 40% less than competing NY programs. IVF at our Guadalajara center: $3,200* (plus monitoring fees of $450 in Guadalajara or $900 locally at your home and medication fess of approximately $1800).
*Guadalajara services are payable to our Mexican affiliated providers who operate under the direct supervision of our U.S. physicians and scientists.
For those that may require the additional services of a surrogate mother or egg donor, we maintain our own, in-house roster of young, screened and tested University student egg donors. There are no agency fees charged for our donors. This can lead to a savings in the thousands of dollars! We have near immediate availability of tested and screened gestational surrogates as well. Unlike the often very long waits for a suitable surrogate, we are often able to effect a match within days to weeks. We are able to accommodate demanding patient work schedules by offering early morning evaluations that can put you back on the road to work efficiently.
For the many patients that seek us out after failing IVF cycles elsewhere, we are the area's and one of the nation's leading PGD centers. Adding PGD genetic analysis to study the true health of your embryos prior to their being returned to you has resulted in markedly enhanced pregnancy rates in patients with a history of prior IVF failure. Assisting the Doctors with your world class IVF care is a team of Ph.D. embryologists, highly skilled IVF technologists, Ph.D. reproductive hormone specialists, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and a full support staff of specialists in insurance and reimbursement issues, national and international scheduling and more. To tour a portion of our state of the art IVF facilities, we invite you to click here and observe the most advanced IVF laboratory facilities in the Western United States.
We operate an in-house acupuncture facility with Board Certified Oriental Medicine specialists available to provide the documented benefits of acupuncture to those who seek such treatment enhancements. You could not make a better decision than to allow the experts at The Fertility Institutes the opportunity to assist you in pursuit of your dream of a healthy pregnancy.
IVF Procedure Fees
Fees represent estimates for the average patient seen and are subject to minor variations (additional charges for medications are indicated as +Rx). Financial assistance is available and insurance coverage may be applicable in some cases.
IVF Standard Package
Please call (818) 728-4600 or (212) 725-1177 for discounted pricing
Limited time "inflation beater" pricing in Los Angeles for standard IVF: $5,000. Medication extra. Lowest U.S. cost. Guadalajara IVF: $3,200
IVF Low Cost, 2 Cycle Package
2 cycles: Call Now +Rx
Please call (818) 728-4600 or (212) 725-1177 for discounted pricing details. Lowest price in Western United States. Los Angeles office only.
IVF Single Cycle
Call Now +Rx
Please call (818) 728-4600 or (212) 725-1177 for discounted pricing details and enrollment. Limited time only. Offer expires December 31, 2023. No lower U.S. price.