Fertility news

Complete Fertility Centre Southampton is a very busy place.
From celebrating the birth of babies born to our patients to publishing cutting edge research there is always lots going on.

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Complete Fertility Centre Southampton latest news:

How you could become an egg donor - members of our egg donor team discuss on the Sasha Twining Show

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Complete selected as one of the Top UK Fertility Blogs to Follow in 2018

Top 10 Fertility Blog

We are delighted to be listed on the Top UK Fertility Blogs in 2018, the most comprehensive list of best UK Fertility blogs on the internet. Feedspots blog reader have selected the best UK Fertility Blogs from thousands of UK Fertility blogs on the web using search and social metrics.

 

These blog sites have been ranked based on their Google reputation and Google search ranking, quality and consistency of posts, influence and popularity on Facebook, twitter and other social media sites and, Feedspot’s editorial team and expert review.

 

They suggest following our blogs as “they are actively working to educate, inspire, and empower their readers with frequent updates and high-quality information”.

 

Helen Kennard, Marketing Manager says: “This is great recognition of our passion and commitment to keeping our visitors and patients well informed on fertility issues.

 

“We understand the emotional rollercoaster people ride when having difficulty conceiving and our goal is to provide clear, jargon-free content to help unravel the complex and technical nature of fertility treatment.”

 

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Exciting refurbishment project for Complete Fertility Centre

Complete Fertility Centre (CFC) is excited to announce new plans for the refurbishment of its fertility centre, starting this April.

 

Following hot on the heels of the recent acquisition of Complete Fertility by Virtus Health Ltd, the market leading Assisted Reproductive Services (ARS) provider in Australia and Ireland, CFC is pleased to receive this substantial investment in its facilities.

 

Upon completion of the refurbishment project, our patients will benefit from additional modern facilities that aim to improve our patient’s experience.

 

The renovation works consists of a new waiting room that will be tastefully decorated and furnished, additional consulting rooms to see our patients during their fertility journey and a private en-suite room.

 

“We are looking forward to working in a modern environment that will offer our patients better facilities when visiting us. The contemporary décor including new glass walls with creative designs will brighten up our centre, whilst offering the privacy required in a fertility centre,” said Julia Paget, Head of Fertility Centre.

 

“During the refurbishment we will endeavour to ensure that our patients encounter the least disruption possible. Work will be undertaken in stages and completion is planned for mid July.”

Fertility experts Professor Ying Cheong and Dr Lucy Green on the Sasha Twining Show

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New owners for Complete Fertility Centre

We are delighted that as of 1st April 2018 Complete Fertility Centre will be owned and operated by Complete Fertility Ltd (a subsidiary of Virtus Health).
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BBC Radio Solent features Complete Fertility expert

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New hope given to women struggling to conceive

Endometriosis research

Southampton researchers have found new insight into why some women have difficulty falling pregnant.

 

Endometriosis is a chronic condition affecting around 10 per cent of women and is associated with chronic abdominal pain, irregular periods, and lowered fertility.

 

In order to become pregnant a woman must produce a mature egg. Maturation occurs in fluid-filled structures called follicles in the ovary. The mature eggs are then released to become fertilised however eggs in women who have endometriosis are affected by a very hostile uterine environment that lowers fertility. It is assumed...

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Expert fertility consultations, investigations and check-ups now in Bournemouth

Open Evening

To make your fertility assessment and treatment as easy as possible we now offer a satellite clinic service in Bournemouth.

 

Our expert fertility consultants, who are internationally renowned as pioneers and leaders in their field, are offering local, individual and convenient fertility consultations, investigations and fertility check-ups at the Strouden Park Medical Centre in Bournemouth.

 

People having difficulty conceiving in Bournemouth and the surrounding areas can benefit from having initial consultations, tests and scans at this local clinic before travelling to Southampton...

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Pioneering Southampton General Hospital treatment offers fertility hope for cancer sufferers

Fertility Hope

Women of childbearing age diagnosed with cancer can have their fertility preserved through a pioneering procedure offered by specialists in Southampton.

 

Clinicians in the city are among the first in the country to carry out a new technique to remove and freeze ovarian tissue containing eggs to prevent them being damaged during cancer treatments.

 

Now leading experts hope the new method can trigger a wider rollout of fertility preservation for thousands of women and girls on the NHS.

 

Fertility preservation techniques are already available but they are not suitable for all women. Read more...

 

Dr Larisa Corda talks about fertility on This Morning

Dr Larisa Corda

Dr Larisa Corda from Complete Fertility discusses why women should have children early on in life, the subject of today's phone-in.

 

This Morning Wednesday 29th June with Holly and Phillip.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Southampton fertility experts launch new service for cancer patients

Fertility Preservation

Clinicians in Southampton are performing a new procedure which can help to preserve fertility in women with newly-diagnosed cancer.

 

It is known as ovarian tissue cryopreservation and involves removing and freezing healthy ovarian tissue containing eggs before the start of radiotherapy or chemotherapy.

 

Both therapies can permanently damage the reproductive organs or cause premature menopause.

 

Once a patient has completed their course of treatment and is either in remission or of child-bearing age, the ovarian tissue strips are thawed.

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