Ovumia Fertinova Helsinki and Tampere


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IVF €2900

Egg donation €7833

Basic information about IVF treatment at Ovumia Fertinova Helsinki and Tampere.

Maximum age of the woman: 46
Single woman: allowed
Lesbian couples: allowed
HIV positive patients: not allowed
HCV/HBV positive patients: not allowed
HCV/HBV positive patients: not allowed

Ovumia Fertinova IVF clinics are located in Tampere and Helsinki in Finland. It is a private clinic and was opened in 1993 under the name AVA clinic. In 2018, it undertook 1,800 fertility treatment cycles of which 28% were egg donation cycles.

Ovumia Fertinova Tampere clinic is located in the Finn-Medi Technology Centre in the Tampere University Hospital area of the city. It is modern and contemporary and is compact with an andrology laboratory and an embryology laboratory, one theatre and one recovery room catering for 5 patients.

Ovumia Fertinova Helsinki clinic is located on the 5th floor of a building and is modern with a separate embryology and andrology laboratory. It has one theatre and one recovery room accommodating four beds.

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Ovumia Fertinova Tampere – waiting room

The Medical Director in Tampere, Dr. Kati Pentti, completed her specialization in Obstetrics and Gynecology in 2004 and finished additional training in Reproductive Medicine in 2009. She completed her Ph.D. thesis in 2011. Kati Pentti has been working with infertility patients ever since her specialization, first in AVA and Fertinova in Tampere, and in Ovumia Fertinova since 2015. She speaks Finnish, English, and Swedish.

The Medical Director in Helsinki, Dr. Jarna Moilanen, completed her specialization in Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Helsinki in 2005 and finished additional training in Reproductive Medicine in 2007. She completed her Ph.D. thesis on Andrology in 1999. Jarna Moilanen started working in an infertility clinic in 1996 and has been constantly working as a fertility specialist since 2005. Jarna Moilanen is the chairperson of the Reproductive Endocrinology Working Group at the Finnish Society of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She has been working in Ovumia Fertinova since November 2017. She speaks Finnish, English, Swedish, and German.

There are seven doctors in total and nine embryologists. The senior embryologists have over 10 years of experience and are ESHRE accredited. There are patient coordinators for foreign patients and all staff speaks English fluently.

The clinic carried out 633 treatment cycles in 2018 (IVF/ICSI and egg donation, without frozen embryo transfers) out of which 43% were egg donation cycles and 57% were IVF cycles.

Ovumia Fertinova waiting room

Ovumia Fertinova Helsinki – waiting room

Finland has a slightly different law on anonymity of egg and sperm donors. During the selection of the donor, only non-identifying information is revealed. However, any child born as a result of egg or sperm donation in Finland is entitled to know their donor’s identity at 18 years of age. This is because all egg and sperm donors must register in a central database. It is also possible to bring a known donor such as a sister or friend to donate eggs.

Ovumia Fertinova Treatments

  • Egg donation (fresh and frozen eggs)
  • Donor sperm
  • Embryo donation (donor eggs and donor sperm)
  • Embryo freezing
  • Sperm/egg freezing
  • Assisted hatching
  • Embryoscope
  • EmbryoGlue
  • Testicular biopsy
  • Sperm DNA fragmentation test

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Ovumia Fertinova IVF lab

Ovumia Fertinova Tampere – IVF lab

Cost of Treatments

The advertised cost of egg donation treatment is 7,833 Euros (minimum of 7 frozen eggs) and 8,183 Euros (fresh eggs). It includes donor’s screening tests, donor compensation, donor’s medications and egg collection/egg thawing, ICSI, embryo culture and embryo transfer. Extended culture to the blastocyst stage is included.

  • Sperm freezing costs 392 Euros (including one-year storage)
  • Embryo freezing costs 425 Euros (including one-year storage)
  • Embryoscope costs 457 Euros
  • The cost of the first consultation is 195 Euros (60 minutes, including ultrasound). The first consultation can also be as a Skype consultation costing 111 Euros.

The advertised cost of IVF treatment using own eggs is 2,900 Euros and with ICSI it is 3,754 Euros. This includes sedation, egg collection, fertilization and embryo transfer. The cost of a frozen embryo transfer is 997 Euros.

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Ovumia Fertinova IVF recovery room

Ovumia Fertinova Tampere – recovery room

Ovumia Fertinova Success Rates 2018

The clinical pregnancy rate for IVF using own eggs was as follows with regards to various age groups:

  • < 35 years of age – 53%
  • 30-40 years of age – 38%
  • above 40 years of age – 32.5%

The egg donation clinical rate reported by the clinic in 2018 was 55% and IVF clinical rate overall was 49%. The clinical pregnancy rate for embryo donation using donated embryos was 42%. Using donor sperm and donor eggs it is approximately 55% and frozen embryo clinical pregnancy rate was 37%.

The preferred day of embryo transfer at Ovumia Fertinova is day 3-5. The average number of embryos transferred is 1 in 96% of cases. This translates into 3.1% of multiple birth rate.

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Who Attends?

Between 2015-2018, the nationalities who have attended Ovumia Fertinova were: Finnish 77%, Swedish 8%, German 6%, Norwegians 6%, others 3%.

From the staff

Ovumia Fertinova is a leading IVF clinic in Scandinavia founded in 1993 under the name AVA Clinic. Here are the eight reasons to choose Ovumia:

  • more than 20 years of experience.
  • modern IVF laboratory
  • high overall success rates – more than 9,000 children born to our patients in Estonia and Finland.
  • own egg and sperm bank
  • treating women up to 46 years of age
  • no waiting lists
  • the child has a right to find out the donor’s identity after reaching the age of 18.

We are accessible even in the evenings and weekends!

Clinic Location

Ovumia Fertinova is located near to the Tampere city centre, about 20 minutes by taxi from Tampere airport and 10 minutes from Tampere Railway Station. Tampere clinic is located 3 km from the railway station and the Helsinki clinic is only 1km away from the railway station.

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Basic information about treatment restrictions at Ovumia Fertinova Helsinki and Tampere.

Maximum age of the woman:46
Single woman: allowed
Lesbian couples: allowed
HIV positive patients: not allowed
HCV/HBV positive patients: not allowed

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