For couples struggling with infertility, visiting a surrogate center is a huge step in preparing for a new baby. It is generally the first step couples take in building the family they have always wanted. If you are thinking about scheduling an appointment with an infertility clinic, here are few tips you can use to prepare for your visit.
If you are under the age of 35 and have been trying to conceive for a year or longer and still are not pregnant, you should schedule an appointment with your doctor to discuss your situation with a professional.
If you are over the age of 35 you should not wait any longer than six months. You should visit your doctor and maybe the infertility clinic to learn more about potential infertility issues you might be facing. Infertility increases with age so the older you are, the more difficult it may be for you to become pregnant.
The infertility clinic you choose is an important decision for you to make. This choice will affect the rest of your life: your family, your spouse, grandparents, and even your future child. It is important to choose a clinic that offers many solutions to your infertility. Everyone’s problems are individual and unique to that person. The choice for your neighbor may not be the best choice for you. It is important to do your homework before making the final decision.
The more information you find and the more you study your options, the better your decision will be. You want to make sure you choose a clinic that gives you the best care and offers you the most comfortable environment for you and your spouse.
During your time of searching, it is a good idea to lean on your spouse for support and help. This can be a very stressful situation and sometimes-long road. You will need all the encouragement you can find. You might want to consider joining a support group. You can also look online and find email support groups and forums created especially with infertility issues in mind.
Do not be afraid or embarrassed to ask lots and lots of questions. It can only be expected of those who have never dealt with surrogacy or IVF treatments to wonder what to expect. You should concentrate on learning as much as you can from that first visit and first support group session.
Keep these ideas in mind as you search for an infertility clinic.