Why do so many Australians or Canadians travel to fertility clinics in Europe?You just have been diagnosed with infertility problems. But you want to become a parent and create a happy family. Therefore you are looking for IVF treatment with donor eggs or anonymous egg donation. You are living in Australia or in Canada so you know very well that egg donation in Canada or Australia can be really difficult and expensive. If treatment at home is not the right option for you, think about affordable egg donation in Europe and follow hundreds of Australian and Canadian couples who travel there to make their dreams come true.
We at the
IVF Center Athens Embryoland know that for many couples it is not at all easy
to have IVF treatment with donor eggs. But as a fact, the egg donor shortage in these countries makes this even more difficult. So, you are aware that there is a
definite demand for more donor eggs for Australian and Canadian couples and if donor oocytes
are not available in Australia, the solution may lie abroad.
the number of patients from Australia and Canada traveling for egg donation in Greece is increasing
rapidly. Due to the fact, that egg donation costs in the USA are becoming too
expensive for many patients and the waiting times are too long, fertility
clinics in Greece and Europe are a serious solution for Australians who want to
become parents on better terms and without breaking the family budget.
Greece has become a very popular IVF destination and a common topic on IVF
Internet forums such as babycenter.com.au, bubhub.com.au or bellybelly.com.au. Egg
donation in Greece is affordable, high quality and easily accessible. Compare
the costs of egg donation treatment in Europe and the USA.
Egg donation in Europe - an alternative for Australians or Canadians?
You probably think it is too much effort to travel to a different continent for fertility treatment. Nevertheless, there are very good reasons Australians and Canadian are increasingly choosing egg donation clinics in Greece for their IVF treatment with donor eggs:
- Egg donation treatment in Europe is much more
affordable. It can be as much as three times lower than in the USA. Egg
donation in Greek fertility centers is more affordable because the cost of
living in Greece is much lower compared to the US and other European countries,
and so medication, treatment costs and staff expenses are also Importantly, in
- Anonymous donors and no waiting
lists. You can start your anonymous egg donation treatment at a date most convenient for
you; you can even start immediately. As you may know, egg donors are not
anonymous in Australia. According to Australian regulation, egg donors can be
legally traced should their future children wish to meet their genetic parents
or siblings and, as a result, few Australian donors, female or male, are
willing to donate. In Greece, the regulations are entirely different. In Greece
egg donors remain anonymous so many young women and men come forward to donate
their eggs or sperm to other couples who dream about becoming parents. Anonymous egg donation or anonymous embryo adoption in Greece are legally offered. Total anonymity is guaranteed.
- High success rates. Success rates for IVF
treatment with donor eggs are high – the average egg donation success rates at
IVF Center Athens Embryoland vary from 57% to 67%. Moreover, egg donors in Greece
are in their prime (usually below 30) and in perfect health.
- If you are based in Australia, you can
easily fly to Greece. According to Skyscanner, you can travel to Greece with
are British Airways, KLM, Czech Airlines, Korean Air, Emirates, Delta, Qantas,
China Eastern, and Sichuan Airlines.
Skyscanner Flightcentre.co.au cheapflights.com.au
Greece from 899 EUR from 1,245 EUR from 973 EUR
above may vary and if you find cheaper deals, we’d love to hear from you.
Why is egg donation in Europe more convenient for Australians and Canadians?
On the whole, Greek egg donation regulations are slightly more liberal and more convenient for patients than in Canada or Australia. That is why smart IVF patients who are determined to become parents choose Greece.
Here is what you should know about egg donation in Greece:
also a great destination for affordable anonymous egg donation in Europe, with as many as
30 IVF clinics to choose from. The average egg donation success rate is similar
to other European destinations at 64%. Donating eggs is anonymous, and there
are no waiting times so you can have your treatment at a time most convenient
to you. Egg donors are meticulously screened (hepatitis B, hepatitis C, HIV,
syphilis) to ensure patient safety and top quality oocytes. The average cost of
egg donation in Greece is 6.000 EUR, making this country one of the most
attractive places to have treatment and conceive a child.
If you have particular questions that we don't cover here, contact us.
Please read as well the success stories of our patients (feedback from our patients).
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