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At First Fertility, we understand the unique needs of patients seeking IVF treatment in Hong Kong or abroad. Our team of experienced fertility specialists is dedicated to helping you achieve your dream of starting or expanding your family, providing the same level of care and expertise you’d expect in Hong Kong, but often at a fraction of the cost.

For Hong Kong couples and individuals facing fertility challenges, In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) in Thailand offers a promising and cost-effective path to parenthood. With advanced medical technologies, world-class healthcare facilities, and competitive pricing, Thailand has become an attractive alternative to IVF treatment in Hong Kong. Especially for those looking for better value options with the same level of care and reduced waiting times.

Cost of IVF in Hong Kong

One of the primary reasons Hong Kong residents consider IVF in Thailand is the significant cost savings, which can reduce the total cost by around 40-50%. 

Even when factoring in travel and accommodation expenses, total costs consultations, medication, laboratory work, and embryo transfer substantially lowered. So, many Hong Kong couples find that undergoing IVF in Thailand can result in significant savings.

IVF Law in Hong Kong

In-Vitro Fertilization (IVF) is legal in Hong Kong, but there are some regulations:

  • Couples: IVF treatment is available to married couples. Some clinics may also offer treatment to unmarried couples or single women, but this can vary.
  • Age: There is no strict legal age limit, but most clinics have their own age restrictions, typically up to 45-50 years old for women.
  • Tests: Couples must undergo various diagnostic tests to assess their reproductive health before beginning treatment. PGT is generally only available for couples at risk of passing on serious genetic disorders.
  • Egg freezing: Social egg freezing is allowed in Hong Kong. Currently if the woman is storing eggs for social reasons, they can only remain in storage for up to a maximum of 10 years.
  • Donors: Egg and sperm donation are permitted, but commercial trading is prohibited.
  • Surrogacy: Commercial surrogacy is not allowed in Hong Kong.

Why Consider IVF in Thailand?

One of the primary reasons people travel to Thailand for IVF treatment is cost. Here, you will find modern and first-class facilities which match any in the world, at a fraction of the cost.

Where any medical procedure is concerned, your personal safety is always the most crucial aspect. Therefore, it’s always advisable to select specialist clinics that adhere to strict criteria. For your protection and to increase your chances of a successful outcome, healthcare professionals in Thailand have been trained to comply with the highest of standards. 

Thailand is also a wonderful travel destination. From dream islands to the exciting streets of Bangkok, Thailand has some of the most amazing experiences available worldwide. Should you decide on Thailand for IVF treatment, you have the chance to also explore why the country is ranked among the most visited tourist locations in the world.

  • Cost-Effective Treatment
  • High-Quality Healthcare
  • Minimal Waiting Times
  • Experienced Fertility Specialists
  • Advanced Medical Technology
  • Opportunity for a Relaxing “Fertility Holiday”

IVF Process in Thailand

At First Fertility, we follow a comprehensive IVF process:

  1. Initial consultation and medical history review
  2. Pre-treatment investigations
  3. Ovarian stimulation
  4. Egg retrieval
  5. Sperm collection and preparation
  6. Fertilization (including ICSI if required)
  7. Embryo culture
  8. Embryo transfer
  9. Embryo freezing (if applicable)
  10. Follow-up care

Our team guides you through each stage, ensuring you’re fully informed and comfortable throughout the process. We understand the challenges of undergoing treatment away from home and provide comprehensive support to make your journey as smooth as possible.

Further Legal Considerations

While Thailand offers flexible IVF options, it’s important to be aware of the legal landscape:

  • PGT is allowed in Thailand
  • Embryo storage is permitted for up to 10 years
  • Surrogacy is restricted to altruistic arrangements for Thai citizens
  • IVF is currently only available to married heterosexual couples
  • Egg and sperm donation are permitted. However, like Hong Kong, commercial trading of egg and sperm is not allowed.

Our team at First Fertility Thailand will guide you through these regulations to ensure your treatment complies with both Thai and Hong Kong laws.

Travel and Accommodation

Bangkok, where our clinic is located, is easily accessible from Hong Kong with numerous daily, direct flights. The flight time is approximately 3 hours, making it convenient for multiple visits if necessary.

We offer assistance in arranging comfortable and affordable accommodation near our clinic, if you would like such support. Many patients choose to combine their IVF treatment with a relaxing holiday, taking advantage of Thailand’s renowned hospitality, beautiful beaches, and cultural attractions.

Why Choose First Fertility?

  • Experience with International Patients: We have a track record of successfully treating patients from Hong Kong and other countries.
  • English, Cantonese and Mandarin Speaking Staff: Our medical team and support staff are fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin, ensuring clear communication.
  • Coordination with your doctor: We can work with your Hong Kong-based doctor for initial tests and follow-ups.
  • Comprehensive Care: From your first inquiry to post-treatment support, we provide end-to-end care.
  • Cutting-Edge Technology: Our clinic is equipped with the latest IVF technologies.
  • High Success Rates: Our pregnancy rates are comparable to top clinics worldwide.
  • Personalized Treatment Plans: We tailor our approach to your unique needs and circumstances.

Planning Your IVF Journey from Hong Kong to Thailand

Initial Consultation:
This can be done via video call to discuss your medical history and treatment options.

Travel Planning:
We’ll help you time your visits to coincide with critical treatment stages.

Medication and Monitoring:
Initial stages can often be coordinated with your local doctor in Hong Kong.

Treatment in Thailand:
Plan for a stay of 2-3 weeks for the egg retrieval and embryo transfer procedures.

Follow-up Care:
We provide remote support and can coordinate with your Hong Kong-based doctor for ongoing care.

Contact Us

Taking the step towards IVF can be both exciting and daunting, especially when considering treatment abroad. Our team at First Fertility is here to answer all your questions and address any concerns you may have about undergoing IVF in Thailand.

We offer comprehensive IVF treatments tailored to the needs of all our patients. Our goal is to provide you with world-class fertility care in a supportive and nurturing environment, all while helping you save on costs.

Take the first step towards realizing your dream of parenthood. Contact us today to schedule a video consultation and learn more about how we can support your IVF journey from Hong Kong to Thailand.

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