Sperm cryopreservation

 

Fertility Option for Men

Sperm freezing (cryopreservation) also known as “sperm banking” is offered to all post pubertal men who are diagnosed with testicular cancer prior to initiating treatment as radiation, with or without chemotherapy, can lead to arrest of sperm production. Sperm freezing is done by freezing several sperm samples in liquid nitrogen at sub-zero temperatures (typically -196°) where it can then be safely stored for several years. When the decision for conception is made, the frozen sperm can be thawed and used in combination with in vitro fertilization and can result in 40-60% pregnancy rate.
 

Advanced Fertility Center of Texas is a leading fertility clinic headed by Dr. Michael Allon, Dr. Dmitri Dozortsev, and Mary Turner, WHNP who provide quality treatment for our patients in the Houston and College Station, Texas area.

Memorial City Office & IVF Lab: 10901 Katy Freeway | Houston, Texas 77079 | map
The Woodlands Office: 17198 St. Luke's Way, Suite 410 | The Woodlands, Texas 77384 | map
College Station Office: 1602 Rock Prairie Road, Suite 400 | College Station, Texas 77845 | map
Katy Office: 18400 Katy Fwy, Suite #570 | Houston TX 77094 | map

 

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