The local fertility clinic changing lives and creating parents

The local fertility clinic changing lives and creating parents

Published at 8:42pm 15th January 2019. (Updated at 8:52pm 15th January 2019)

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3% of UK babies are conceived through IVF treatment, and two patients from the Leeds Fertility Clinic tell their story. 

Leeds Fertility is one of the largest and most comprehensive fertility services in the UK, offering above the national average for fertility outcomes.

Every year,  they support over 1,500 individuals and couples to become parents.

This number totals over 15,000 since 2010 when Leeds Fertility moved to Seacroft Hospital, Leeds.

15% of couples will struggle with natural conception. 

Mother and baby at Leeds Fertility Clinic
Mother and baby bonding after support from Leeds Fertility Clinic

Fertility treatment at Leeds Fertility Clinic

With average pregnancy ages on the rise in the UK, struggling to conceive naturally is a growing problem

But some impressive success rates of pregnancy coming from the Leeds Fertility Clinic show promising signs that becoming a parent is more possible for those who have complications. 

The success rates at Leeds Fertility Clinic
Success rates at Leeds Fertility Clinic are all above or equal to national averages

The Leeds Fertility clinic say...

“We understand that beginning fertility treatment is a big decision and there are a lot of things to consider. Leeds Fertility aims to signpost and guide patients every step of their journey.

“Patients are at the heart of Leeds Fertility. Our excellent care and attention to detail means patients are provided the best opportunities; supported by our team of internationally renowned consultants together with highly experienced nurses, and a first class team of embryologists in the laboratory.

“One of our greatest strengths is we are part of Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust, which provides us with access to specialist medical services for people with complex health needs that need to be managed before conception, during fertility treatment and then onwards into pregnancy management.”

Embryologist preparing cultures in lab at Leeds Fertility Clinic
Embryologist preparing cultures in the lab at Leeds Fertility Clinic

What fertility treatment will I need? 

There is a wide variety of treatments available to people who are struggling with fertility and, following a range of tests and support, often one or a variety of the services below can help.

 Services at the Leeds Fertility Clinic provide include:

  • IVF (In Vitro Fertilisation) and Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)
  • Frozen Embryo Transfer
  • Surgical Sperm Aspiration
  • Ovulation Induction (OI)
  • Intra-Uterine Insemination (IUI)
  • Donation of eggs, sperm and embryos
  • Pre-implantation genetic tests (PGD)
  • Pre-implantation genetic screening (PGS)
  • Fertility preservation for men and women, including a dedicated service to the trans-community
  • Surrogacy
intra cytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) at Leeds Fertility Clinic
intra cytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) at Leeds Fertility Clinic

How do I start fertility treatment?

If you choose to start your fertility journey with Leeds Fertility, you will first need to meet with your own GP and ask for a referral letter

Your GP will need to carry out some initial tests and include the results with your referral letter to Leeds Fertility.

Fertility services in Leeds have been established for over 30 years. Leeds Fertility is based at Seacroft Hospital, in a bespoke unit that is purpose built around ensuring the best outcomes for patients.

The Leeds Fertility Clinic is available online or by phone on 0113 206 3100.

If it wasn’t for you and all of the wonderful team at Seacroft, we would not be in the fortunate position we are in todayWilliam brings us so much joy

CM (Sept 17)

You helped me get by body right… you helped us through a tough reality following miscarriages and your care and medical treatment has given us the thing we wanted most in the world! Wilf is brilliant - you and he has changed our lives!

VY (Jan 2018)

Listen to Faye and Ash's experience with the Leeds Fertility Clinic below 

Beth Parsons from Stray FM's Family Show talked to Professor Adam Balen and Leeds Fertility Clinic patients Faye and Ash:

Fertility Education for children

The Leeds Fertility Clinic also focuses on educating people for the future on how to maximise their chances of natural conception. 

The video below has been helping UK children and young adults. 

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