Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD) in Minneapolis, Minnesota (MN)
Every week couples in America are looking into gender selection. Whether they want to select the sex of the baby because they've had all girls or all boys on their own, or just wanting the freedom of choice, preimplantation genetic diagnosis or PGD, is becoming more and more popular among couples.
PGD or pre-implantation genetic diagnosing is achieved by utilizing IVF. The woman's eggs are taken and injected with sperm to form the embryo. Once the embryo has formed, DNA sampling can determine the sex and then depending on your choice, male or female embryos can be placed back in the uterus.
Pre-implantation genetic diagnosing can be costly, usually running around $20,000. The flip side is that this procedure has almost a 100% success rate.
About Center for Reproductive Medicine
The Center for Reproductive Medicine (CRM) is a reproductive endocrinology specialty practice focusing on the comprehensive evaluation and treatment of infertility. We provide a complete spectrum of services from initial treatments to state of the art advanced procedures such as In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) and Donor Egg.
We have clinics in Minneapolis and in St. Paul.
The CRM health care team is dedicated to providing people with safe and effective reproductive care options. Our team includes physicians, embryologists, nurses, andrologists, psychologists, geneticists, laboratory technicians and allied health care professionals. Meet our team.
The CRM is a member of the:
- American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM)
- Society for Assisted Reproductive Technology (SART)
- Society of Reproductive Surgeons (SRS)
- Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (SREI)
- Twin Cities Chapter of Resolve
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