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Egg Freezing Cost Estimate

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Egg freezing cost in India ranges between Rs. 12,000 to Rs. 50,000 for a storage period of six months. The initial retrieval charges for the egg, ranges between Rs. 5,000 to Rs. 15,000 based on the doctor and Centre reputation. This initial egg freezing cycle cost includes expenses of doctor consultation, medical tests, investigation, monitoring, stimulation drugs, lab charges and the final retrieval process.

These days, various advanced processes are introduced in the field of reproductive technology for the benefits of couples or individuals to conceive a baby. Egg freezing is one of the procedures, which is utilized at an increasing rate in the recent times. During this procedure, the useful eggs are retrieved from the female partner and then cryopreserved in nitrogen with the help of modern techniques. It is a known fact that women’s fertility drops drastically once they cross the age of 35 years. So, the process of egg freezing is really helpful for couples who want to opt for babies in the later stages of life after completing their personal goals. Not just couples, but the individuals diagnosed with ovarian cancer also opt for eggs cryopreservation to start their family after treatment in the future. This ensures that couples can take their own decision regarding when to have a baby and do not have to entirely depend on the biological cycle of the woman and man.

The cost of egg freezing centres varies from clinic to clinic. The team at Elawoman has created an easy to read tabular information regarding the annual costs of egg freezing procedure in various cities in India. These prices are found out with the assistance of Fair Treatment Calculator, which provides unbiased and data-driven costs of fertility treatments to guide the couples with respect to the costs of the chosen fertility treatments. Below you will find the range of the costs of egg freezing treatment. Egg freezing procedure costs vary with the experience of gynecologist or infertility specialist, location of fertility clinic or hospital as well as the expertise of the embryologist. Here, you will find the costs of egg freezing procedure along with the various inclusions present in the egg-freezing package itself.

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Minimum Cost of Egg Freezing for 6 Months in Indian Rupees

Maximum Cost (Rs.) of Egg Freezing for 6 Months in Indian Rupees

Delhi

Rs. 18,000

Rs. 60,500

Noida

Rs. 19,700

Rs. 66,300

Mumbai

Rs. 23,500

Rs. 60,500

Pune

Rs. 16,400

Rs. 55,400

Chennai

Rs. 15,100

Rs. 51,000

Kolkata

Rs. 15,200

Rs. 51,100

The above prices also include the initial retrieval costs. So, you can see that the cost of egg freezing procedure varies in a great range. You can chooseegg-freezingprocedure based on your requirements and costs of the procedure for receiving the best results. The minimum annual cost of egg freezing procedure in India is Rs. 15,100 and the maximum annual cost of this procedureisRs. 66,300. If you are looking for a high success rate of egg freezing procedure, then you can opt for the best quality treatments under highly experienced gynecologists, embryologistsandinfertility experts, so that you can use frozen eggs in the best possible ways in the later years.

Inclusions in egg freezing procedure

Every medical treatment involves certain benefits and facilities, which are provided to the patients enrolling at the respective fertility centre or hospital for the egg freezing procedure. So, it is important that couples or individuals check through and inquire with the centre before starting with egg freezing procedure. Fertility preservation is a modern day and recently introduced medical procedure.

egg freezing procedure

Therefore, you need to ensure that you know in’s and out’s of the procedure for the best experience at the hospital and with the egg freezing procedure. Here, we are talking of initial egg freezing cost, which is almost same as IVF cycle except embryo transfer procedure.

1. Doctor Consultation

Egg freezing is an advanced fertility niche procedure. You need to consult an experienced gynecologist or infertility specialist to know that if you are taking a wise decision while opting for egg freezing procedure. Egg freezing costs usually involve consultation with gynecologist or embryologist. You just need to check with the centre regarding the number of consultations, which are involved in the respective procedure cost. 

2. Medical tests and investigations

Medical tests and investigations are quite expensive especially in the case of the fertility treatments. Keeping this in mind, nowadays most of the hospitals or clinics with fertility treatment facilities provide medical tests and relevant investigations within the total cost itself. Blood tests and ultrasound are usually recommended before commencing with egg freezing procedure.

medical tests and ivestigations

3. Surgeon fees and procedure costs

The fees of gynecologist or infertility specialist as well as the main egg freezing procedure are always included in the amount decided before starting with the procedure. You need not worry for paying any of the miscellaneous costs after the procedure for any other facilities. Egg retrieval procedure is not very complicated and therefore the costs of the procedure are also much affordable for most of the couples or individuals. The embryologist fees will also be inclusive in this if the respective hospital asks an embryologist to contribute in the egg freezing procedure.

4. OT Charges

The charges of Operation Theatre are usually included in the egg freezing procedure cost. Based on the ratings and quality of the fertility centre, the charges of Operation Theatre also vary. The respective hospital will inform you regarding the same.

5. Regular monitoring

When stimulation drugs are given to the women to ensure development of multiple eggs in a single cycle then regular monitoring may be required to check the status of eggs from time to time before egg retrieval takes place. Most of the times, regular monitoring includes ultrasound scanning which is well included in the initial cycle of egg freezing.

6. Medicines and consumables

Stimulation drugs and medicines, which are given in the first half of the cycle to promote multiple eggs development, are included in the initial process of egg freezing. Medicines are a vital part of any fertility procedure. If your gynecologist prescribes you to consume medications in case of low ovarian reserve or low egg count, then you may need to pay extra amount. Make these things clear with the fertility centre before starting the procedure.

Medicines and consumables

7. Hospital stay charges

Your doctor might ask you to stay in the hospital for a day or so depending on your respective case. Usually, the hospital stay is almost an hour in case of egg freezing procedure. These charges will be included beforehand in the prior informed cost of egg freezing procedure.

Know more about embryo freezing practices followed in India. Freezing embryo has an advantage over egg freezing but embryo freezing is not a viable option always when you are unmarried.

You need to note that some of the hospitals do not include cost of each type of investigation and important procedures. In some hospitals, embryo transfer and pre-procedure IVF investigations costs are not included in the total egg freezing procedure cost. You can confirm inclusions with the respective fertility centre and in case of any doubts, you should ask the concerned person or the infertility specialist and gynecologist.

You can call at +917899912611 to know more about the best egg freezing options in India. Follow Elawoman Blog and stay updated with the latest updates in the field of gynecology and fertility treatments.

Dr. Srilatha Gorthi

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Laparoscopic Surgeon, Gynecologic Surgeon Dr. Srilatha Gorthi
Hyderabad

Dr. Srilatha Gorthi is an infertility specialist and laparoscopy surgeon located in Hyderabad. Her area of expertise lies in the field of Gynae diseases and conditions, and Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART). She provides a number of services that comprise of In vitro Fertilization (IVF), Intrauterine Insemination (IUI), ICSI, TESA, MESA, Gynae Hysteroscopy, Laparoscopy, treatment of Ovarian Cysts, Endometriosis, PCOS, Fibroids, Polyps and so on. Dr. Srilatha Gorthi practices at The Birthplace Hospital, Revive Multi Specialty Clinics and Fertility Centre, and The Birthplace Clinic and has a rich experience of more than 18 years. Dr. Gorthi has won 9 Gold Medals in MBBS.She is a reputed member of the Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecological Societies of India (FOGSI), European society of Gynaecological Endoscopy and British Medical Association, UK, and British Fertility Society. You can get her information at www.elawoman.com

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Lalita Chopra

Those are the most obvious charge listed in this article. But along with these charges, planned diet and convenience charges are costly too.

Oct. 8, 2018, 1:34 p.m. 5.0

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Mahen Joshi

Thanks for providing us with the estimated cost of egg freezing. I am hoping to opt for this service for future family planning.

Oct. 1, 2018, 6:12 p.m. 5.0

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Rahul Singh

I thought egg freezing is a cheaper technique, but after reading this article it's pretty much clear that the extra surcharges can be very expensive with any sort of services.

Sept. 13, 2018, 2:54 a.m. 4.5

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Dilip R Prabhu

The egg freezing charge varies according to the place and their facilities. It was good to know about other factors like hospital stay charge and monitoring.

Sept. 10, 2018, 4:24 p.m. 5.0

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Jaya Kapudia

I was planning to opt for egg freezing procedure but then I had several doubts which this blog clarified in the best ways. Looking forward to more such useful and informative blogs.

June 7, 2018, 3:20 p.m. 4.5

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