CARE Fertility Chester Fee Schedule

If you have any queries regarding our pricing or to obtain a quotation for an appointment or treatment, please do not hesitate to call our accounts department on 01244 677797, option 3.

Fertility Assessment

Standard Consultation 225
Screening Blood Tests per partner (HIV/HEP B/HEP B Core/HEP C  175
Review Consultation 145
Semen assessment - diagnostic semen analysis 170
HyCosy diagnostic test 500
Detailed scan - including antral follicle count 130
Counselling - within a treatment cycle nil
Counselling - per session 140
Detailed 3D scan - including antral follicle count 190

 

Assessment Packages

Ovarian reserve package - includes consultation, transvaginal scan and AMH blood test 430
Fertility assessment package 1 - includes consultation, transvaginal scan, AMH blood test and semen analysis 575
Fertility assessment package 2includes consultation, transvaginal scan, AMH blood test, high vaginal swab and HyCosy 815
Fertility assessment package 3 - includes consultation, transvaginal scan, AMH blood test, semen analysis, high vaginal swab and HyCosy 960

 

IVF & ICSI

IVF  3350
IVF with Elective Freeze All (EFA), includes up to one year's storage   3450
ICSI procedure (in addition) 1200

  

IUI Cycle 

IUI cycle         950

  

Embryo Transfer

Frozen embryo replacement (FER) 1950
Frozen Egg thaw, fertilisation, culture and embryo replacement (includes ICSI)   3300


Freezing and storage

EggSafe - collection of 20 eggs (includes up to 4 egg collections, preparation, freezing and storage for 2 years) 5450
Collection and freezing of eggs (excluding storage) 3100
Semen freeze - (excluding storage, per sample) 105
Embryo freeze (excluding storage) 310
Storage of frozen embryos/semen/eggs (annual charge) 285
Storage of frozen embryos/semen/eggs (monthly direct debit) 21 per month

   

Egg/Embryo Donation

Registration Fee (non-refundable, due on first cycle only) 495
IVF with donated eggs - (shared donor)  6150
IVF with donated eggs - (exclusive donor) 9500
IVF with donated eggs - (known donor) 6450
Transfer of frozen donated embryo (first transfer) 3750
Subsequent transfer of donated embryo (same batch) 1950

 

Shared Motherhood

IVF with intra-partner egg donation 4600
Frozen embryo replacement (FER) with intra-partner embryo donation 2100

 

Please Note:
  • Patients are charged separately for drugs supplied by CARE
  • Treatments that include an egg collection include the price of a sedation anaesthetic at egg recovery but not at embryo transfer
  • Patients undergoing treatments that involve the receipt of donated eggs or surrogacy will be charged for mandatory screening in certain cases. Individuals will be advised of the tests required at their initial consultation. A separate price list is available on request.
  • * The HFEA charge CARE a fee of £80. This fee is applied on completed IVF, egg recipient, egg sharer, surrogacy and FER treatments. This levy is charged to the patient in addition to the costs outlined above.
  • ** For both known donation arrangements and altruistic donors, the fee excludes the costs of the consultation, drugs and screening tests, which are the responsibility of the recipient couple

  

Pre-implantation Genetic Testing (PGT)

PGT-A fee (within a treatment cycle) 1150
PGT-A sample fee per embryo biopsied 295
Embryo thaw, biopsy and refreeze - testing of previously frozen embryos 1080
Please Note:
  • The PGT-A fee includes treatment set up, biopsy set up and CAREmaps. Extended culture and ICSI (as required) are not included in the fee.
  • The PGT-A fee is refundable in full in the event of a failed egg recovery/fertilisation/cleavage. A partial refund of £340 is available if embryos are cultured but none are biopsied.
  • Patients are charged separately for drugs supplied by CARE.
  • Treatments that include an egg collection include the price of a sedation anaesthetic at egg recovery but not at embryo transfer. Please see 'Other Procedures' should sedation anaesthetic at embryo transfer be required.

 

IVF related supplementary procedures 

Extended culture/blastocyst transfer 460
Time-Lapse technology (Embryoscope) 450
CAREmaps (in addition to time-lapse) 360
EmbryoGen 440
EmbryoGlue 155
Endometrial scratch 260
Sedation anaesthetic for embryo transfer 310
Private prescription fee 50

  

Male factor supplementary procedures

Surgical sperm recovery with sedation anaesthetic – includes freeze and one year’s storage or histology and review appointment as appropriate 1900
Donor sperm 1080
 Personal import of donor sperm for named patient (includes up to one year's storage free of charge) 325

 

Diagnostic tests and assessments

Review consultation following an unsuccessful treatment cycle at CARE Free
Review consultation 145
HyCosy diagnostic test 500
Hysteroscopy 1250
MERC (does not include freeze) 280
Counselling within a treatment cycle Free
Counselling per session 140
Sperm chromosome screening (aneuploidy) 590
Sperm DNA damage (Sperm Comet test) 490
Sperm aneuploidy and DNA Fragmentation Index (DFI) 115
Monitored cycle 600
Pregnancy scan (not as a result of treatment) 200
Gynaecological scan (not associated with treatment) 200
Non-Invasive Prenatal Testing (NIPT) 410

 

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Treatment Cancellation Policy

Occasionally treatment cycles are cancelled. The information below sets out the most common scenarios and the amount payable in each case

 

Frozen embryo replacement, IUI - cancelled at monitoring stage 525
IVF - Cancelled at monitoring stage 700
IVF with donor eggs (patienst will be charged for donor drugs) - cancelled at monitoring stage  775
If a treatment is cancelled post-monitoring but before embryo replacement then a refund will be paid to the patient as follows:  
Failed egg recovery (plus HFEA refund) 525
Failed fertilisation/cleavage 450
Failed frozen embryo thaw (plus HFEA fee refund) 750

 

Transfer In/Out fees

Transfer-in fees  
Transfer-in of patient sperm/eggs/embryos from another CARE clinic Free
Transfer-in of patient sperm/eggs/embryos from a UK based non-CARE clinic (provided treatment is commenced within one year of transfer) Free
Transfer-in of patient sperm/eggs/embryos from an overseas clinic 250
Personal import of donor sperm for named patient (includes up to one year's storage free of charge) 325
Transfer-out fees  
Transfer-out of sperm/eggs/embryos to another CARE clinic Free
Transfer-out of sperm/eggs/embryos to a UK based non-CARE clinic 250
Transfer-out of sperm/eggs/embryos to an overseas clinic 950
CARE arranged courier fees for the movement of sperm/eggs/embryos between CARE clinics - on request -

Effective from 1st February 2020.