Female couples have numerous options to conceive and build a family. Any woman who would like to become pregnant should assess her overall health with a primary care physician or gynecologist before working with a board-certified reproductive endocrinologist infertility REI for assisted reproductive treatments and procedures. Fertility evaluations include a physical exam with a pelvic exam as well blood tests that measure hormone levels required for pregnancy. Other common fertility tests and procedures for lesbian couples include:. All women over the age of 35 hoping to conceive typically undergo a basic fertility workup, including blood work to test for levels of the hormone estradiol and follicle-stimulating hormone FSH. Anti-Mullerian hormone AMH may also be tested, which reveals ovarian reserve, as well as the number and quality of eggs.
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Southern California Reproductive Center SCRC is proud to provide gay, lesbian, transgender individuals or couples the support they need to achieve their dream of starting a family. With over 25 years of experience, SCRC introduced and perfected new fertility treatments that lead to impressive fertility success rates. First, all patients will have an initial consultation with their physician to review their medical history, perform diagnostic testing, and discuss financial options. All diagnostic testing and treatment is done at our facility. Once testing is complete, your medical team will develop a protocol and treatment can begin. SCRC works with only the most discreet and highly reputable agencies that provide careful screening and uphold strict criteria for egg and sperm donation, surrogates and gestational carriers. This ensures highest medical safety and protects couples from potential legal complications.
We are recognized by the Human Rights Campaign for our commitment and expertise in providing access to care for gay, lesbian and trans patients in a safe and professional environment. Gay men have the option of egg or embryo donation combined with gestational surrogacy. We recognize that this process requires a considerable investment of time, energy and money, not only for the medical treatment, but also for the legal contracts, agency fees and other expenses for the involved parties.
We offer a range of donor sperm treatments and our unique approach means that we will always use the fewest drugs possible, work with your body and focus on the quality rather than the quantity of eggs. We pride ourselves on our tailored treatment protocols and our excellent success rates. Starting a family is a joyous occasion and we will endeavor to make the journey through treatment as smooth as possible.