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Frozen Embryo Transfer

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A frozen embryo transfer, or FET, is a cycle in which a previously frozen embryo is thawed for transfer. Developments in freezing techniques and the vitrification of embryos has significantly increased embryo survival rates and pregnancy rates, making this a very successful treatment for those patients with previously frozen embryos.

Embryo transfer

On the day of the embryo transfer, the embryo is removed from storage and thawed. Following thawing, the embryo is closely monitored prior to transfer into the uterus.


We know that fertility treatment is a considerable financial commitment. Our prices and packages are designed to be transparent, clear and fair. Our team are always on hand to chat this through if you have any questions or concerns.

Your treatment journey

We know that undergoing fertility treatment can be an anxious and stressful time. Our team will guide and support you throughout your journey whilst ensuring that they deliver first class clinical results.

Step 1


Your treatment journey begins with a consultation with your doctor to discuss your previous cycle, options for embryo transfer and medical history. We focus on the details in order to design an individualised treatment plan to deliver the best possible results for you. You will spend time with one of our expert nurses who will guide you through the process and be on hand to provide you with care and support throughout your journey.

Step 2


During your cycle, we will closely monitor you to ensure an optimal response to your treatment. This monitoring will involve tracking follicle growth, measuring the thickness of the uterus lining and measuring hormone levels to ensure an optimal environment for the embryos and to determine the best time to transfer them.

Step 3

Embryo Transfer

You will be asked to attend the clinic for the embryo transfer and, dependent upon the number intended for transfer, either one or two of the best embryos will be thawed by the embryologist and transferred by the doctor.

Step 4

Ongoing support

Approximately two weeks following the embryo transfer, it will be time to do your pregnancy test. A follow up appointment with your doctor will ensure you are fully supported following your test result and will provide an opportunity to discuss any steps from there.

Cutting edge science

Our state-of-the-art lab uses cutting edge science and understanding to optimise the environment for the development of your gametes and embryos.

Passionate about helping others

Our highly experienced Lab Director, Dr Christian Ottolini, is passionate about his work and is constantly innovating and ensuring clinical excellence to deliver first class results for his patients.

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