Most of us have been there. The fact that infertility is common, we need to accept another fact as well. That is, the awareness level of infertility is very less among common citizens. By common citizens we mean the people who are in the tier-2 and tier-3 who are just exposed to internet and science. Sex education is typically lower within these category of people. But these are the masses who decide the growth and progress of the country. Now getting back to the core discussion, since infertility awareness is very low, most of them do not even know that IVF treatments exists. Thanks to the grapevines, people have started to discuss about this within the 4 walls. But we really do not have any idea on how many couples are comfortable in discussion about infertility with each other.
Most of the IVF clinic in Gurgaon conducts camps in near my municipalities and villages to create awareness among the people. There are lot of perceptions around infertility treatment, some of them is the cost associated with the treatment. In general, IVF treatments can be expensive but it has the associated benefit, which is conception. Reversal of infertility is the most sought after one when a person is diagnosed with infertility. The reason is, most of us think IVF treatments are artificial and there are lot of fertility hospitals with fake advertisements claiming a natural pregnancy. Reversal of fertility is very subjective to a person’s fertility health. By fertility health, we mean the sperm count and its health.
If you are planning to visit a fertility doctor at a fertility clinic in mumbai or any other city, make sure you evaluate certain criteria before you admit yourself for the treatment. The first and the foremost thing is the empathy and the responsiveness of the doctors to your issues and the way he handles the subject. Try asking as much questions as possible. A good doctor will have the patience and the knowledge to answer all your queries in a satisfying manner. The second important thing to look out for is the reputation of the hospital and the success they have seen in the fertility treatments they have attempted so far. The legacy of a good hospital will talk for itself the moment you enter the hospital with polite staffs, strong and happy faces around and a clear guideline on the treatment to achieve the best success. Most of these information is publically available on the internet which you can access.
The final part is the cost. Evaluating the cost can be tricky. Get to know the breakup of the cost that is involved from the moment you arrive at the hospital till the treatment is over. Ask questions here as well regarding the hidden costs that is involved. Also ask for the payment options like insurance and EMI facilities which most hospitals offer nowadays.