Since recent advances in technology made it a viable option, CREATE Fertility’s Medical Director Geeta Nargund has expounded the benefits of egg freezing and been an advocate for its use. Egg freezing involves stimulating the ovaries with drugs before collecting the eggs under sedation. These eggs are then frozen via new technology called vitrification and stored until they are needed. At this point they can be thawed and used in IVF treatments, yielding comparable results to treatment with fresh eggs. The major benefits of egg freezing are that it empowers women and enables them to take control of their fertility, giving them a chance to achieve balance in their life.
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