Egg donation

Egg donation is the process by which a woman donates eggs to enable another woman to conceive as part of an assisted reproduction treatment. Egg donation is a third party reproduction as part of assisted reproductive technology.
Egg donation is indicated in the case of repeated failures of IVF cycles with the patient’s oocytes or in case of precocious menopause.

Who are our egg donors?

Our donors are young women (18-32 years old) who have been thoroughly controlled for genetic and infectious diseases.
There is no waiting list and usually within 2 months the embryo transfer takes place.

Caracteristics of the egg donors:

  • 18-32 years old.

  • Perfect hormonal exams.
  • Family, medical and surgical history without pathologies.

The egg donors perform all the tests required by the Greek law (infectious diseases, cystic fibrosis, karyotype, fragile X, blood group and rhesus, hemoglobin electrophoresis, electrocardiogram).

What donor information will be given?

  • Race.
  • External characteristics ie height, weight, eye color, hair color, skin color
  • Profession & education.
  • Blood group.

Egg donation in Greece is strictly anonymous.

Our percentages for the year 2018 were 79% positive tests and 73% healthy child births.