PGS logistics for patients

  Own eggs
Woman 7 days visit for the last ultrasound examination and egg collection.
More than one egg collection may be required to produce the minimal necessary amount of blastocysts for testing according to female age (embryo banking). One day visit for frozen embryo transfer of one or two embryos euploid for 23 chromosome pairs in the timing convenient for you
Man One day visit for sperm freezing or 7 days visit together with the female partner to provide fresh sperm sample on the day of egg collection in the female partner


Different life stories, but the same dreams for a baby bring Ulrika from Norway and Willeke from Netherlands to St. Petersburg...

“…I am a single woman and when one is lonely, one is very sensitive…You saw me as a person and I felt that you can help me…”



“…Well the Millennium shift came, the year 2000, we all remember what we did then, right? I got cancer, Hodgkin's lymphoma... And when I stand here now 17 years later, you understand that it went well! Except for one important thing…"


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A blog by Tone Bråten

A blog — to help you on your journey to become parents!

Our patients tell their stories

  • Willeke and Mario from Netherlands come to AVA-Peter for egg donation treatment… Enjoy this touching and sincere documentary by Jorien van Nes