Explore IVF lab services offered in our state-of-the-art laboratory
When you pursue fertility treatment, you may not realize how important IVF lab services can be to your success. Virginia Center for Reproductive Medicine is proud of our sophisticated IVF lab, and it is a crucial component in our outstanding pregnancy success rates.
Dr. Galal Abdo, an experienced embryologist, is our laboratory director who oversees all of our IVF lab services. Dr. Abdo is widely published in the field of embryology and advanced reproductive technology, and he has received numerous grants and awards.
Our Virginia fertility center offers comprehensive IVF lab services to our patients and is well known to referring physicians in Virginia and the metro DC area.
Andrology IVF lab services are important for male fertility issues
Diagnosing and treating male infertility may require different forms of testing. Our IVF lab director performs over 1,000 semen analyses per year, including many for referring physicians in the area. We also perform critical procedures that prepare and/or preserve sperm for infertility treatment. Andrology IVF lab services at our Virginia fertility center help resolve barriers to conception for men and couples.
- Semen analysis
- Sperm longevity testing
- Hypo-osmotic swelling test
- Retrograde ejaculate testing
- Preparation of sperm for IUI
- Cryopreservation of semen
Our embryology services are a crucial component, too
Our Virginia fertility center’s excellent IVF lab standards help us achieve one of the highest IVF success rates on the East Coast. Dr. Abdo has diligently contributed to research on extended media for blastocyst transfers, a procedure that has significantly improved implantation rates.
Fertility treatment is unique for each patient, and we offer services for every possible scenario.
- Egg freezing
- Cryopreservation of embryos
- Assisted fertilization by intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)
- Sperm aspiration and extraction, microsurgical sperm aspiration for ICIS
- Blastocyst culture
- Laser assisted hatching
- Preimplantation genetic diagnosis and screening (PGD and PGS)
We perform IVF lab services in-house
Our Virginia fertility center team analyzes blood samples for reproductive hormones. We perform these lab services on-site so that patients receive results in a timely manner.
Our IVF lab services are always performed under strictly regulated conditions in our certified lab, ensuring quality standards and optimal results. We understand that patients are entrusting their future family to us and we take that responsibility to heart.
Contact us if you are looking for a sought-after and results-oriented fertility center.