Facing fertility problems head on can also come with multiple appointments at multiple clinics, unless you start with a surrogacy clinic. Being told that you’re unable to carry your own child safely, bring up a torrent of emotions. Making the choice to allow someone else to carry your child for you shouldn’t require multiple providers. A surrogacy clinic will provide you with everything you’ll need to start your journey off right, and end it with the family you’ve always dreamed of.
Choosing Your Surrogacy Clinics
Choosing a surrogacy clinic can seem like a daunting task, but finding the right clinic is not as difficult as it seems. Once you have been faced with the task of completing a surrogacy program, knowing whether you will search for a surrogate domestically or internationally can help narrow down your clinic results. Ensure that any clinic you choose also assists you with emotional support programs, legal issues, and regular health screenings for the surrogate mother. It’s also incredibly useful if you find a clinic that will also provide you with any necessary fertility treatments or IVF [in vitro fertilization] procedures that will be necessary for you and your family.
Choosing your Surrogate
Choosing a surrogate is a delicate and intricate process. Making sure that whomever you choose is a good fit for you and your family, as well as is healthy and living in a stress free environment are some of the many considerations you must make when selecting your surrogate mother. A great surrogacy clinic will aid in making this decision so much easier by pre-screening any possible surrogate candidates, ensuring that they are in excellent mental and physical health. Any surrogacy clinic worth it’s price will provide you with options based on your families personal preferences and needs. As an intending parent, it is important that you meet with each of these women personally, to decide if they are the right match for you and your family.
Choosing Donor Material
Occasionally, donor material will be required for a viable surrogacy. This is completely normal and a surrogacy clinic will have a wide variety of donor options as well as on site counseling services to help you make this difficult choice. All donors should be screened for any history of medical problems, or any current medical issues that may cause problems with the donated material. Generally donor profile includes everything from a background check to the education they have. Donor material should be easily accessible to any surrogacy clinic. It is rare that as an intending parent that you would meet the donor, but a comprehensive profile and well educated staff will help you make a choice that you are comfortable with.
Even in states and countries that provide intended parents with straightforward and easily navigable laws concerning surrogacy, still come with a mountain of legal necessities. Multiple contracts and medical release forms will have to be negotiated and signed prior to being able to complete your surrogacy journey. Surrogacy clinics offer legal assistance to parents in a way that few other places can. As the lawyers associated with surrogacy clinics only handle surrogacy law, they are acutely familiar with the exact practices, roles, and responsibilities that must be observed during an surrogacy agreement.
Experience and expertise with any law regarding the birth, or healthy incubation of your child is absolutely priceless and necessary. Ensure that whatever surrogacy clinic you choose has an expert legal team on staff that is ready to help you and your partner bring home the child you’ve worked so hard for.
IVF treatments and other fertility procedures are absolutely necessary to bringing your child into your life. With experienced professionals, IVF and additional fertility treatments are low risk with a high reward. The more experience any given clinic has, the better. Surrogacy clinics that host their own cryobank, or a place where your material, or the donated material can be combined and implanted as quickly as possible is the best choice. Make sure that your surrogacy clinic can assist you with any of the health procedures that coincide with fertility and IVF treatments. It’s important to note that surrogacy clinics will also be in charge of the health screening and checkups that your surrogate mother will require throughout her pregnancy. Choosing a surrogacy clinic that provides these checkups personally allows you to contact and stay updated on your surrogate mothers progress easily.
Your New Family
So, you’ve chosen a clinic, selected a surrogate mother, navigated all the contracts, went through any necessary medical procedures, waiting patiently by as your baby progressed through the stages of life. And all of this [and so much more] has been accomplished with one provider. This is not only convenient, but streamlines your child’s history, progress, and records.
As simple, straightforward, and wonderful it is to find a one-stop shop when it comes to choosing the right surrogacy clinic, nothing will ever compete with how incredible it feels when you hold your newborn child in your arms for the first time.