If you’re starting fertility treatment, you may be wondering which type of treatment will be best for you. Comparing the costs and benefits of intrauterine insemination (IUI) and in vitro fertilization (IVF) can be challenging. This guide provides an overview of these two assisted reproductive technologies and can help you decide which treatment option might be right for you.
What treatment option is right for you? These questions may be able to help answer that question:
When recommending either IUI or IVF as a treatment option, your reproductive endocrinologist will consider many factors including: your rate of success for each method, the cost of the treatment, as well as the inconveniences, side effects and risks associated with each procedure. You and your partner will ultimately make the decision that feels right for you. We are here to help provide you with family-building information to make that decision a little easier.