Many couples in Nigeria presently are having the challenge of giving birth to children of their own and they have also shunned the option of adopting. The good news is that there is a way to help these couples conceive and have their own children and that way is through IVF, known fully as in vitro fertilization, a medical procedure in which an egg (ovum) is fertilized by sperm in a test tube or elsewhere outside the body and introduced into the uterus so that it can develop and be born just like every normal baby. In this article, Nigerian Guide takes a look at the top 5 best IVF centres in Nigeria currently and where they are located. These IVF centres have proven success rates when it comes to helping couples have children of their own and we shall look at them in detail as we proceed.
TOP 5 BEST IVF CENTRES IN NIGERIA CURRENTLY AND WHERE THEY ARE LOCATED
The following are the top 5 in vitro fertilization (IVF) centres in Nigeria currently:
BRIDGE CLINIC FERTILITY CENTRE
Bridge Clinic is a top IVF centre that was established in 1999 by Dr. Richard Ajayi with the aim of bringing quality fertility treatment to the country, as well as becoming the leading fertility clinic in West Africa. The clinic is one of the best in the country presently which boasts a team of highly qualified medical professionals skilled in fertility treatment and state-of-the-art medical facilities to ensure that couples seeking solutions to their fertility issues are well taken care of. The Bridge Clinic is Nigeria’s premier IVF fertility centre with an internationally-accredited Quality Management System and it is currently located in three major cities in Nigeria which are: Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt, with Lagos being the flagship centre.
The Contact Details of Bridge Clinic Fertility Centre is given below:
Head Office Address
66, Oduduwa Way,
Ikeja GRA, Lagos
Customer Service Centre – 01 6310092
WhatsApp – 08104607791
NORDICA FERTILITY CENTER
Nordica Fertility Center, Lagos is a top IVF centre that was established by renowned fertility expert, Dr. Abayomi Ajayi, in association with Nordica International, Denmark, to provide the latest and most advanced assisted reproductive services for treatment of male and female infertility and related issues. Over the years, the centre has helped hundreds of couples to overcome their infertility challenges; many of whom had previously almost given up hope of having their own babies. Since its establishment in 2003, Nordica Fertility Clinic, Lagos has become a national destination for patients seeking fertility care.
This fertility centre offers personalized care which comprises of a team of qualified medical practitioners skilled in obstetrics and gynaecology, as well as embryology. These medical professionals ensure that their patients get the best fertility treatment, employing the use of cutting edge technology to ensure impressive success rates for their patients/clients.
The Contact Details of Nordica Fertility Center is given below:
Nordica Lagos Centre (Ikoyi)
106/108, Norman Williams Street,
South West Ikoyi, Lagos
Tel: 01-4617023-4, 01-4532326, 01-4532266, 07026277855
Nordica Mainland Centre
38, Jalupon Crescent,
Off Adeniran Ogunsanya Street,
Tel: 01 – 4667360, 01 – 4532266 (Office Hours), 08139850450
Nordica Asaba Centre
5, Erhuvwu Club Street,
Off Summit Road,
By Benezia Hotel,
Tel: 01 – 4667360, 01 – 4532266 (Office Hours)
Nordica Abuja Centre
27, Queen Elizabeth Street,
Off Yakubu Gowon Crescent,
By Aso Gate Villa,
Off J.F Kennedy Street,
Tel: 01 – 4667360, 01 – 4532266 (Office Hours).
ST. IVES IVF AND FERTILITY UNIT
St. Ives IVF and Fertility Unit is a member of the St. Ives Healthcare Organization, one of the leading private hospital groups in Nigeria which was established in 1996. Because of the needs of many couples in the society, their IVF and Fertility unit took off in 2007 and it has been an amazing string of unprecedented success stories in assisted conception using first class fertility experts and cutting-edge technology and procedures within a system built on a philosophy of care and total professionalism.
Currently, St’ Ives IVF and Fertility Unit is one of the most renowned fertility centres in Nigeria. Their success rates in IVF births have been on a consistent increase as the years go by and it currently stands at an aggregate 50.27% across age groups, which is unarguably among the highest rates in the world. This fertility centre is unique because they do a lot more than IVF procedures as they are proficient in all matters of fertility and Assisted Reproductive Technology and they are totally committed to giving women and couples their hearts’ desire because they believe that everyone deserves their own bundle of joy. You can check out their contact information for your perusal.
MEDICAL ART CENTER
The Medical ART Center employs the use of Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) to help couples who have reproductive challenges conceive and it is one of the leading IVF centres in West Africa. In 1984, the centre delivered its first baby and since then, there has been many other testimonies. The Medical ART Center was established in 1981, employing the use of applied clinical research, and clinical work in Reproductive Endocrinology, infertility and IVF have been of tremendous benefit for the programme over the yesrs
The centre is a licenced, state-of-the-art surgical facility with in-house PGT labs, and they have treated hundreds of couples with exceptional results. As a matter of fact, their statistics for success ranks among the highest both locally and internationally, and this is due to the dedication and expertise they put in their work. The centre’s past successes and continually growing reputation has allowed it expand their practices to include a Mart Medicare Women and Children unit as well as a detoxification center, the Mart-life Detox Clinic.
At medical Art Center, the medical professionals are extremely conscious of the physical, emotional and financial burdens of fertility treatments faced by their patients. Their dedicated team of experts work to educate and comfort patients through this sensitive process. They also offer a number of financial plans, which will help minimize the cost associated with treatment and enable patients select the best treatment options in order to maximize success without too much focus on cost.
Their contact details are stated as follows:
Medical ART Center
21, Mobolaji bank Anthony Way,
Opposite Ikeja Military Cantonement,
Telephone: 01-3429031 +234 9020682435
GEORGE’S MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTRE
George’s Memorial Medical Centre is a IVF centre in Nigeria as well. Some of their services include the following:
- Ovulation Induction which involves stimulating the ovary to produce one or more eggs
- Intracytoplasmic Sperm Injection which is a form of assisted fertilization that has been known to dramatically improve the treatment of severe male factor infertility.
- Egg sharing and donation which applies to women unable to produce their own eggs which could possible be due to early menopause.
- Sperm Donation Programme which involves a healthy male donating his semen to be used by another man undergoing an Assisted Reproduction Technique.
Their contact details are given below:
George’s Memorial Medical Centre
6, Rasheed Alaba Williams Street,
Off Admiralty Way,
Telephone: +234(0)8078191631, +234(0)8078191612.
Other worthy IVF fertility centres include the following:
- Hope Valley Fertility Clinic, Lagos, with branches in Abuja, Port Harcourt and Kaduna
- Prime Medical Consultants, Port Harcourt, Rivers State
- National Hospital, Abuja (Department of IVF)
- M and M Fertility Hospital, Abuja, with a satellite branch in Aba, Abia State.
- Assisted Reproduction and IVF Unit, University of Benin Teaching Hospital
- Omni Medical Centre and Advanced Fertility Clinic, Lagos
- Eko Hospital Fertility Centre, Lagos.