AVA-Peter is a group of fertility clinics. The first clinic in Finland was opened in 1987 and the first clinic in Saint-Petersburg was opened in 1996. The clinic performed 3,003 treatment cycles in 2020; 1,151 cycles were egg donation cycles and 1,852 cycles were IVF cycles. The clinic in Saint-Petersburg has two IVF laboratories, three operating theatres, and three single en-suite recovery rooms.
AVA-Peter employs experienced medical staff. The Medical Director is Dr. Luibov Barabanova, PhD, who is a Medical Director of LLC “Severgroup Medicine” – a network of clinics “Scandinavia” and “Scandinavia AVA-PETER”. Dr. Barabanova is an obstetrician-gynecologist and a reproductive specialist. There are eight doctors at the clinic, excluding the Medical Director and eleven embryologists of which two are senior embryologists and ESHRE accredited, Dr. Kamenetskaya with experience of 31 years and Dr. Muhina with experience of 24 years. The patient coordinator team is international and the staff speaks English fluently.
AVA-Peter is ISO 9001:2008 accredited and has received awards from the American Society for Reproductive medicine in 2016 and 2017.
The clinic offers the following infertility treatments:
- IVF with ICSI
- donor eggs
- donor sperm
- embryo donation
- egg/sperm/embryo freezing.
If you wish to learn about the refund and guarantee programs offered by AVA-Peter, watch the webinar “IVF Refund and Guarantee Program Abroad – is it worth the hassle?” presented by dr. Diana Obidniak, Head of the International Cooperation Department at Scandinavia AVA-Peter fertility clinic in St. Petersburg.
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AVA-Peter Success Rates 2020
The egg donation clinical pregnancy success rate in 2020 for egg donation treatment was 55.2% and the overall clinical pregnancy success rate for IVF with own eggs was 56.63%.
In 2020, the frozen embryo clinical pregnancy rate at AVA-Peter was 50.75%. For cycles with embryo donation, the clinical pregnancy rate was 52.94%.
The preferred embryo transfer day for specialists at AVA-Peter is Day 3.
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Cost of treatment 2021
The clinic offers egg donation treatment at the price of EUR 5,490. This program includes:
- egg donor selection
- egg donor hormonal stimulation
The cost of the first consultation is EUR 120. The cost of the first consultation is deductible from the total price if the treatment commences. If you need to have your partner’s sperm frozen, the cost is EUR 350. Vitrification (not slow freezing) will cost you EUR400. Frozen embryo transfers are EUR 1,400 each.
IVF with own eggs
IVF with your own oocytes will cost you EUR 2,490 at AVA-Peter. This includes ovarian stimulation, oocyte retrieval, fertilization (IVF), embryo cultivation and embryo transfer.
Refund Package (Money back guarantee):
Refund is guaranteed if the program does not end with the desired result.
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From the staff
AVA-Peter is the oldest clinic in Russia. Situated in the heart of Saint-Petersburg we help people from all over the world make their dream come true – have a baby. Using modern high-tech equipment, our highly qualified doctors will solve any problem. Acting with honesty, compassion and kindness we do our best to help you have healthy baby safe and quick.
The patients who visit the clinic come from various European countries and outside of Europe. 70% of them are Chinese and the other 30% of patients come from the UK, Italy, Germany, Finland, Norway, Sweden, and Switzerland.
AVA-Peter is located in the city centre of Saint-Petersburg, Russia, at Nevsky Prospect 22-24. Pulkovo airport terminal is St. Petersburg’s international airport and one of the largest airports in Russia. It is easy to get to the centre of the city by shuttle bus (no. 39) or by taxi. The trip from the airport to the clinic will take about 40 minutes. Airport pick-up is included in the package price. The clinic can provide accommodation in close proximity if needed.