FAQ


How do I get access to a fertility specialist at Medifem Multi Specialist Hospital and Fertility Centre?
Visit our website on www. medifemhospital.com or call us on +233 302 433963 or +233 554 110224.

What happens at my first appointment?
We take down your personal and prescribe the appropriate clinician to take care of your needs.

Do you have specialists for men with fertility issues?
Yes we do. You can call us on +233 302 433963 or +233 554 110224 or email us on info@medifemhospital.com

Can I find out more about Medifem Multi Specialist Hospital and Fertility Centre before booking an appointment?
Visit our website on www. medifemhospital.com or call us for more information.

Where are you located?
We have our main hospital on the Margaret Anderson Avenue, Westlands, Accra and our annex at Blohun Street, opposite Exclusive Men’s Wear, Dzowulu, Accra.

What fertility treatments are available at Medifem Multi Specialist Hospital and Fertility Centre?
Surgical and Medical Fertility Management.

What is IUI?
Intrauterine insemination (IUI) is a type of fertility treatment that involves placing sperm inside a woman's uterus to facilitate fertilization. The goal of IUI is to increase the number of sperm that reach the fallopian tubes and subsequently increase the chance of fertilization.

What is IVF?
IVF is a process of fertilization usually done by manually combining an egg and sperm in a laboratory dish, and then transferring the embryo to the uterus.

What is ICSI?
Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) is a specialised form of In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) that is usually used for the treatment of severe cases of male factor infertility. ICSI involves the injection of a single sperm directly into a mature egg.

How long should we try to become pregnant naturally before seeking medical help?
6 months.

I can’t afford IVF but I’m desperate to try for a baby. What can I do?
See your fertility specialist for a discussion on all your options.

If I want to donate some eggs, can I do that at Medifem Multi Specialist Hospital and Fertility Centre?
Yes, after adequate testing and screening. You can call us on +233 302 433963 or +233 554 110224 or email us on info@medifemhospital.com

Does Medifem Multi Specialist Hospital and Fertility Centre have a sperm bank?
Yes. You can call us on +233 302 433963 or +233 554 110224 or email us on info@medifemhospital.com

I am over 40 years old. Can I still have a baby?
Yes. You can call us on +233 302 433963 or +233 554 110224 or email us on info@medifemhospital.com

What are my options?
You can have a baby through both natural and assisted conception. Come in for a thorough discussion.

My husband has been told he has low sperm count. Can you still help me?
Yes. There are varied options for men with fertility issues.

I am a single woman but need a child. How can you help me?
We encourage a discussion with a fertility specialist.

Can I use any health insurance at Medifem Multi Specialist Hospital and Fertility Centre?
We accept most private health insurance. Kindly call: +233 554 110224

What does the Medifem Multi Specialist Hospital and Fertility Centre do with extra embryos if I develop too many for transfer?
We can freeze, donate or discard dependent on your written instructions to us

Is it safe to take herbal products along with my fertility medications?
Kindly discuss this with your fertility specialist.

Does the Medifem Multi Specialist Hospital and Fertility Centre provide for surrogate motherhood?
Yes. You can call us on +233 302 433963 or +233 554 110224 or email us on info@medifemhospital.com

What are my chances of getting pregnant generally?
23%-28% per cycle assuming the couple is fertile.

Fertility treatments can be very stressful. Is there any support for couples undergoing fertility treatments?
Yes there is a supportive counselling team available.

How important is a woman's age with regards to getting pregnant naturally?
The fertility of a woman is time-bound and declines with age especially after age 30.

Which partner is more likely to be infertile?
Both partners.