Planning to undergo an IVF treatment? Choosing the right clinic might be first in your agenda. Factors may include cost, quality and reliability and if you are eyeing IVF treatment abroad, several other questions need immediate answers.
So wouldn’t you just love it if you found a place where cost is low, quality is high and reliability is no longer in question? We introduce to you IVF in North Cyprus and the five main things you need to know.
- Currency is Turkish Lira but Euro is widely accepted.
- Cars drive on the left hand side of the road with lots ready for hire.
- You need a valid passport to enter North Cyprus.
- North Cyprus IVF services are high in quality but low in costs.
- Dunya IVF in North Cyprus is ranked No. 9 in the world.
1 North Cyprus is a lovely vacation spot.
Tourists flock to North Cyprus for its year-round sunny weather and white sandy beaches. This Mediterranean island has a unique history that has left traces of historical structures from a mix of Greek, Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman cultures.
There are lots of hotels, cafes, restaurants, shops and market places you can explore. You can trek up the Kyrenia mountains too. They offer fantastic views and some traces of ruins and old castles.
So if you’re there for an IVF treatment, the environment is the most conducive for it. There you will feel relaxed, which is good for the overall success of the treatment. And when there is waiting involved, you can visit the sights and sample their Mediterranean cuisine. Interestingly, a typical Mediterranean diet in North Cyprus is fresh fish and vegetables, really good for prepping your body for pregnancy.
2 Dunya IVF in North Cyprus is one of the best in the world.
When undergoing a sensitive procedure such as IVF for a reason that is close to your heart – having a baby – pick the best clinic. Based on official metrics from the GCR (Global Clinic Rating), Dunya IVF in North Cyprus has a quality score of 4.10, elevating its rank to No #7 in Europe and No #9 in the world.
Dunya IVF has a two-story facility that is at par with any institution in Europe of the US in terms of building design, facilities and services. It has two spacious and inviting reception areas, sperm room, operating rooms and recovery room. There are three patient rooms complete with an en suite shower and toilet, sofa and tables, TV set and telephone.
The laboratories are world-class with the Embryology lab, IVF, ICSI labs, Andrology lab, Genetics lab, that are equipped with the latest in assisted reproduction technology (ART) such as the Embryoscope+ and the RI Witness.
The Embryoscope+ is a high capacity time-lapse incubator that continuously monitors and records your embryo’s growth while reducing the disturbance and stress on your embryos. The RI Witness is a fail-safe management system that uses Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) to detect and monitor all activity in the IVF laboratory.
Their IVF specialist doctors are highly competent and they continue to conduct research in order to improve your IVF experience. Their recent study on a new protocol to prevent premature ovulation was published in the Fertility and Sterility Journal, one of the most prestigious journals in IVF.
3 North Cyprus IVF services have lower prices but higher success rates.
North Cyprus IVF price rates are much lower compared to price rates in the US and the UK. Prices range from 4,000 to 9,000 euro in Cyprus compared to the 13,000 to 15,000 euro in the UK. That’s more than double the rate! Even the added costs of travel and accommodation expenses will not deplete the savings it offers.
Despite the lower price, IVF success rates in North Cyprus are higher. At Dunya IVF for example, women age 35 to 39 have egg donation success rate of 81%. You can see the complete list of success rates for 2018-2019 here.
4 North Cyprus IVF services are world-class.
Tourism is a major industry in North Cyprus. Naturally, standards are high so it can meet international standards. This applies to medical tourism, specifically assisted reproductive technology.
5 It is easy to get there.
There are two ways to go to North Cyprus for IVF. One way is through Larnaca Airport in Southern Cyprus and from there you can take a land trip through the border across to North Cyprus. Another way is through Ercan Airport in North Cyprus where flights are only from Turkey. You just need a valid passport to enter.
Even easier is booking through your IVF Clinic. Dunya IVF has travel packages that include airport transfers and hotel accommodation so you can travel smooth and easy.
North Cyprus IVF services follow the guidelines of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE) and the American Fertility Medical Association. However, there are a few clinics that claim specialized services but fail to meet the right standards, so it’s important to choose the right ones.
We hope you found this useful. Should you have more questions. Simply give us a message are a call or contact us here for free consultation.