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Female Testosterone Levels – Prof Kruger explains

The IAAF recently made new rules for female testosterone levels for certain track and field events, which has put the topic of female testosterone levels in the lime light. Marie Hudson, from ‘Gesondheid op RSG‘, interviewed Prof Kruger from Aevitas Fertility Clinic, on the topic. You can listen to the Potgooi Podcast in Afrikaans, or read […]

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Prof Kruger presents at Sperm Morphology Evaluation Workshop (Bern, Switzerland)

Prof Kruger recently visited Bern, Switzerland (7 – 8 March 2018) to present at a workshop on Sperm Morphology Evaluation. In addition to this, he also delivered a presentation at a symposium, on the topic of Repeated Implantation Failure.   Sperm Morphology Evaluation Workshop The Sperm Morphology Evaluation Workshop, was hosted for 34 embryologists, from […]

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Prof Siebert presents on ovarian cysts, fibroids and fertility

On 13.03.2018, Prof Siebert presented on the ‘Treatment of ovarian cysts’, as well as the ‘Effect of fibroids on fertility’, at a Continuing Development Professional (CPD) programme. The CPD course was hosted for Gynaecologist in Cape Town. Below follows a short summary from the learnings of Prof Siebert’s presentations: Treatment of ovarian cysts Prof Siebert’s presentation […]

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Prof Siebert delivers lecture at International Endometriosis Conference – an eventful start to 2018

An eventful start to 2018 for Prof Siebert, as he delivers a lecture at an international endometriosis conference and brings back fresh knowledge in the field of infertility and endometriosis. Prof Siebert recently returned from his trip abroad, which consisted of the Updates in Fertility (UIT) Meeting in Madrid (24 Jan 2018 – 26 Jan […]

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Aevitas contributing towards global ART research

Research-oriented fertility unit Living up to their motto of a modern, prestigious, research-oriented fertility unit, Aevitas is thankful and proud to be awarded two Contributor Certificates from ICMART (‘International Committee Monitoring Assisted Reproductive Technology‘) for their contribution during 2017 in ART research. ICMART ICMART is an international non-profit organisation that takes a leading role in collecting worldwide […]

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Aevitas Fertility Clinic – referral centre for gynaecological endoscopy

‘Aevitas Fertility Clinic – referral centre for gynaecological endoscopy‘ – what does this entail? A Facebook follower recently asked for more information about the surgical options that Aevitas Fertility Clinic can offer. Therefore, we thought we would follow-up with a news feed, as there might be more women seeking answer to this same question. Aevitas […]

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Prof Kruger presents the ‘Advancements of egg freezing for donor egg IVF’ (SATIBA 2017 Conference)

Prof Kruger recently attended the SATIBA (South African Tissue Bank Association) Conference 2017, to speak on the topic of  the ‘Advancements of egg freezing for donor egg IVF and related pregnancy success rates‘. The conference was hosted in Gauteng during the month of October. Egg freezing / oocyte cryopreservation Egg freezing (also known as oocyte […]

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Aevitas reflects on the implementation of their new electronic health record system

Aevitas Fertility Clinic, in collaboration with Med-e-Mass company, has recently implemented an electronic health record system (The HealthOne system), which encompasses the processes, forms and spreadsheets of the clinic, electronically. Now that Aevitas staff have settled into using the electronic health record system, they reflect and share their experience of implementing HealthOne:  What were the clinic’s […]

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International research study for uterine fibroids, by fertility specialist, Dr Victor Hulme

Dr Victor Hulme (Aevitas fertility specialist) and Sister Tersia Fourie (Aevitas nursing sister and Egg Bank Coordinator) recently attended an international meeting in Beijing, China. The purpose of the meeting was to launch a new international research study, which will assist in developing pharmaceutical (conservative) treatment options for uterine fibroids. The research study is conducted […]

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Male infertility explained, by Aevitas fertility specialist, Prof Kruger

Prof Kruger, Aevitas fertility specialist and male infertility expert, spoke to Mari Hudson (RSG radio announcer) about male infertility, during an interview on Potgooi, RSG. Below follows a summary of the interview. Furthermore, this article will shed some light on the following topics: male infertility diagnosis, male infertility evaluation and male infertility treatment, by answering […]

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