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Discount on fertility treatments

During the month of May, June and July 2020, Aevitas will grant all patients 20% discount on fertility procedures. Discounted fertility procedures include: Artificial insemination (IUI/AI); In vitro fertilisation (IVF/ICSI); Frozen embryo transfer (FET) and egg freezing. Ts and Cs apply Treatment must start by 31 July 2020. The discount will not apply to: pathology tests, consultation […]

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Egg Freezing E-Information Session

Are you ready to have all your egg freezing questions answered? Well, you have come to the right place! Back by popular demand – Aevitas Fertility Clinic will be hosting another fabulous web-based information sessions on egg freezing. Aevitas’ fertility specialist, Dr Hulme, will be presenting the sessions and will be joined by a guest […]

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COVID-19

Measures to protect staff and patients  From 1 May 2020, South Africa moves into lockdown level 4. As we resume fertility treatment and gynaecological endoscopic surgery, we strive to maintain a Covid-19 safe clinic to protect both patients and staff. What has Aevitas implemented to secure the safety of staff and patients? Staff 1. Rotation […]

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Endometriosis Awareness Promotion 2020

March is International Endometriosis Awareness Month. Endometriosis is a medical condition, where tissue similar to the inside lining of the uterus, grows outside of the uterus. This condition is often marked by pelvic pain, especially during menstruation and is estimated to affect 1 in 10 women of reproductive age.  To learn more visit: ‘Endometriosis – What […]

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Egg donation and the advantage of egg freezing – Prof Siebert explains

Martelize Brink from RSG interviewed Prof Igno Siebert, Aevitas Fertility Specialist on the topic of egg (ova) donation. Listen to the interview in Afrikaans (Titled: “Ovumskenking, Maandag 14 Oktober 2019“), alternatively a summary follows below. When is it necessary to make use of donor eggs? As women get older, there is a decrease in genetic […]

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Expert Fertility Forum 2019

Aevitas Fertility Specialist, Dr Gerhard Hanekom and Aevitas Laboratory Director, Greg Tinney-Crook represented Aevitas at the 35th Annual Meeting of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE), Vienna Austria, 23 – 26 June 2019. Upon return from ESHRE 2019, the Fertility Expert Forum was held in Johannesburg, September 2019. The Fertility Expert Forum […]

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Cervical Cancer Awareness

September is Cervical Cancer Awareness Month in South Africa. Cervical cancer screening aims to detect unsuspected cancer risk in women. Aevitas would like to encourage women to have their cervical screening performed during the month of September! What causes cervical cancer? Most cervical cancers are caused by HPV (Human papillomavirus). HPV is a viral infection […]

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Egg Freezing Promotion

Aevitas Fertility Clinic’s Egg Freezing Promotion will continue until 31 March 2020! Originally launched in celebration of Women’s Month, Aevitas has decided to extend this fabulous promotion. Why this fabulous egg freezing promotion? At Aevitas we understand that freezing your eggs might feel like a daunting process. By going through this with a friend or […]

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From one prospective egg freezer to another

I woke up… I’m in my thirties. Am I where I am supposed to be in life? Whose timeline,  rules and concepts of success am I measuring this by? Perhaps you are in this very same position? You are in your thirties, wondering when you will be settled in a relationship, work, finances, location, or […]

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Insight on Endometriosis – by Dr Gerhard Hanekom and Prof Igno Siebert

March is endometriosis awareness month. Marie Hudson from RSG spoke to Aevitas’ Fertility- and Endometriosis Specialists, Dr Gerhard Hanekom and Prof Igno Siebert. Having pelvic pain associated with menstruation can be a symptom of endometriosis. To learn more about endometriosis and available treatment options, listen to the interview in Afrikaans, by downloading the podcast ‘Gesondheid 27 Maart […]

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