Treatment costs

Please find below a list of our treatment costs for 2018.

Before starting your treatment we will provide you with a personalised treatment cycle cost, which will outline approximately what you will pay for your cycle.

Regarding your treatment drugs, should you prefer to source your medication elsewhere, we will be happy to provide a prescription.

We aim to always remain competitive, so please contact us if you require any further details regarding the cost of your fertility treatment.

Please call us on 01992 78 50 60 or email

IVF treatment cycle costs

This costs guide is based on a current, standard cycle of IVF.
New consultation – heterosexual and same-sex couples includes semen analysis + HBA and Anti Mullerian Hormone (AMH) test £300
New consultation – single woman includes HBA and Anti Mullerian Hormone (AMH) test £250
Follow up consultation – within 3 months of treatment FREE
Pre-treatment Screening – for both partners £260
Pelvic ultrasound scan £150
Saline Infusion Sonography and Pipelle £400
Counselling FREE
HFEA fee – IVF/ICSI £80
IVF – In vitro fertilisation £2895
or IVF with ICSI – Intracytoplasmic sperm injection £3820
or IVF with PICSI – Physiological intracytoplasmic injection £4070
or IUI – Intrauterine insemination £1050
Medication – based on an average length of stimulation
These drug costs are based on a standard treatment cycle.
It is important to remember that drug cost will be dependent
upon your regime and could be lower or higher than expected.
to £2800
Drugs based on x 12 inj @ 150iu per day
Suprecur x 3 or £93.00
Cetrotide x 8 £240.00
Stimulation x 12 £744.00
Cyclogest x 4 £96.00
Doxycycline £8.00
Gonasi x 2/Ovitrelle £45.00
Subtotal £1,226.00
Drugs based on x 12 inj @ 450iu per day
Suprecur x 3 or £93.00
Cetrotide x 8 £240.00
Stimulation x 12 £2,232.00
Cyclogest x 4 £96.00
Doxycycline £8.00
Gonasi x 2/Ovitrelle £45.00
Subtotal £2,714.00
Extra medication costs, if needed.
Asprin £1
Prednisolone 5mg x 28 x 2 £16
Clexane/Fragmin x 2 £122
Prontogest x 5 £100
Lubion x 2 £135
Blastocyst culture – refunded if not required £350
Frozen embryo transfer £1395
If required, these procedures are available in addition to IVF cost
Embryo Glue £150
Embryo freezing – inc storage for 1 year £600
PESA/TESE semen sample – free and store for 1 year £500
Embryo transfer under sedation £525

Price List 2017

Consultation package – Heterosexual couple Includes semen assessment + HBA and AMH £300
Consultation package – Same-sex female couple Includes AMH x 2 £300
Consultation package – Same-sex male couple Includes semen assessment x 2 + HBA £300
Consultation package – Single lady Includes AMH £250
F/U after 1 year Includes semen assessment £150
FU appointments within 3 months of failed treatment (fresh and frozen) No Charge
One-Stop Fertility
Couple One-Stop Fertility Assessment: AMH (Anti Mullerian Hormone) – to assess your ovarian
reserve/inherent fertility Rubella – to check if you are immune to rubella, as the disease affects an unborn
child Full blood count – to assess your general wellbeing and rule out anaemia Urine test for chlamydia and
gonorrhoea – easily curable sexually transmitted diseases Semen assessment + HBA2nd visit – Two weeks later A detailed 3D Saline Infusion Sonogram (SIS) to assess the uterus Antral Follicle Count (AFC) to determine
your egg reserve HyCoSy procedure to check if your fallopian tubes are open or not (Patient returning for
new consultation – £150)
Female One-Stop Fertility Assessment: All of above apart from the S/A (Patient returning for
new consultation – £200)
Semen Analysis and Mini Consultation: Semen sample and management discussed on the day by embryologist £150
Female Mini Fertility Profile: AMH blood test 15-minute Consultation with a fertility consultant
(two weeks later) Ultrasound scan with Antral Follicle Count (AFC)
Pre-treatment viral screening
For both partners
Male – HIV, Hep B (Core & Surface antigen), Hep C, Chlamydia (NAT/PCR)
Female – FBC, HIV, Hep B (Core & Surface antigen), Hep C, (NAT/PCR) Chlamydia, Rubella,
HB electrophoresis
Saline infusion sonography & Pipelle procedure
Saline Infusion Sonography £275
Saline Infusion Sonography with Pipelle £400
Saline Infusion Sonography with HyCoSy £400
Pipelle £160
Ovulation Induction
Monitored cycle (includes nurse discussion and ultrasound scans) £400
Ovulation induction (Includes nurse discussion, ultrasound scans) £400
Intrauterine insemination IUI (includes nurse discussion, ultrasound scans, semen assessment, preparation and
HFEA Fee IUI treatment using donor sperm £37.50
Drugs for the above treatments are charged separately
In-vitro Fertilisation (IVF)
IVF £2895
IVF with Intra-cytoplasmic Injection (ICSI)
IVF with ICSI £3820
IVF with Physiological Intra-cytoplasmic Injection (PICSI)
IVF with PICSI £4070
Drugs for the above treatments are charged separately
Loyalty offer
We offer our unsuccessful patients a 10% discount on their next fresh cycle of treatment. (IVF/ICSI, not including medication) This offer is valid for treatments commencing from 1st January 2017, and the 2nd treatment to be completed
by 31st December 2017.
Additional Treatment costs
Blastocyst culture – this will be refunded if blastocyst culture is not used £350
Embryo Glue £150
Assisted hatching £500
Drugs required for treatment – see drug costs
HFEA fee £80
Pregnancy scan £150
Pelvic ultrasound scan £150
Mock embryo transfer £200
Embryo Transfer under Sedation £525
Semen analysis inc. HBA test £125
Semen freezing including 1 year of storage £500
Embryo freezing (Includes storage for 1 year) £600
Annual storage from year 2 onwards £360
Semen storage (annually after 1 year) £360
Ultrasound aspiration of cyst (no sedation) £600
Ultrasound aspiration of ovarian cyst under sedation £775
Egg Donation/Vitrification and Surrogacy
Please speak to a member of the team for costs for the above treatments.
Frozen Embryo Transfer (FER)
FER (inc HFEA fee) £1395
Treatment and monitoring £695
Thawing and transfer – this will be refunded if transfer does not go ahead £700
Sperm retrieval
Surgical sperm retrieval (inc. sedation) – excludes freezing £1650
PESA/TESE semen freeze includes 1-year storage £500
Administration charges
Request for copy of medical records £25
Preparation of medical reports £50
Foreign Visa letter requests £50
Letter £35
Failure to attend follow up consultation (if less than 24 hours’ notice given) £100
Failure to attend nurse appointment (if less than 24 hours’ notice given) £50
Exporting gametes charges
Administration costs to export gametes to chosen clinics outside the UK £2000
Pathology costs
Male screening – (HE1a) HIV, Hep B (Core & Surface antigen), Hep C, Chlamydia (NAT/PCR) £185
Female screening – FBC, HIV, Hep B (Core & Surface antigen), Hep C, (NAT/PCR) Chlamydia, Rubella, HB electrophoresis £280
Chlamydia (urine) £70
Gonorrhoea (urine) £70
Cervical smear £75
Cytomegalovirus (CMV) £65
HTLV 1 & 2 £60
Rubella £50
Hematology costs
Full blood count £35
Blood group £35
Blood cross match £35
Haemoglobin electrophoresis £60
Sickle cell screen £35
Endocrinology costs
Anti Mullerian Hormone (AMH) £85
Follicle stimulating hormone (FSH) £50
Estradiol (E2) £50
Luteinising hormone (LH) £50
Progesterone £50
Prolactin £50
Beta-HCG £50
Testosterone £50
Thyroxine T4 + Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) £35
SHBG £55
Cytogenetic costs
Karyotype £250
y-deletion £187
Karyotype + y-deletion £400
Natural killer cells (NKC) x 7 £435
Cystic Fibrosis screen £130
Drug costs
Please note that the costs of drugs are additional to treatment costs. Should you prefer to source your medication elsewhere, we will be happy to provide a prescription. Drugs purchased at HEFC will be supplied with a sharps container and drug storage case. Please ask a member of staff to give you a calculation for your treatment cycle.
Aspirin 75mg £1
Cetrotide 0.25mcg £30
Clexane 20mg Box of 10 £61
Clexane 40mg Box of 10 £61
Clomid 50mg x 30 £15
Crinone 8% Gel x 15 £50
Cyclogest 400mg x 15 £24
Estraderm 100mcg x 8 £20
Gonal F 300iu £124
Gonal F 450iu £186
Gonal F 900iu £372
Gonal F 75iu £31
Gonasi 5000iu £22.50
Lubion 25mg x 7 S/C injection £67.50
Merional 150iu £62
Merional 75iu £31
Metformin 500mg £8
Microgynon 3 x 21 £8
Ovitrelle 250mcg £35
Prednisolone 5mg x 28 £8
Progynova 2mg (3×28) £15
Prontogest £20
Prostap SR 3.75 £200
Provera 10mg x 10 £12
Suprecur 5.5ml £31
Sildenafil 50mg (box 4) £8.50
Fee schedule
Payment for all treatment (IVF, ICSI, IUI, and FER) is due on the day of the first stimulation scan.

Fees for initial consultation are payable in advance. All other charges not included in treatment packages are payable on the same day that they are undertaken. You can pay by Building Society or bankers’ drafts (made payable to The Herts & Essex Fertility Centre) or debit/credit card

Personal cheques are not accepted.
This fee schedule becomes effective on 1 January 2017 and supersedes all previous prices.
It may be subject to change without notice.