Gynaecology, Obstetrics and Assisted Reproduction
ASSISTED REPRODUCTIVE TREATMENTS IN BARCELONA
Great strides have been made in in vitro fertilisation techniques thanks to the research conducted by Barcelona’s university hospitals. Highly skilled specialists using the latest technology for carrying out pre-implantation genetic diagnosis testing and study of human embryo DNA have achieved excellent results in terms of pregnancy rates after the first cycle. Multiple-pregnancy rates have been drastically reduced.
Barcelona has a number of leading international medical centres, among them Hospital Quirón Barcelona, where Dr Ramon Aurell has achieved pregnancy rates of 51% (women aged 35 to 39) and 29% (women aged 40 to 44). These figures are outstanding on a global scale.
The work of our teams of healthcare professionals includes:
- Dynamic monitoring of embryo development
- Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis, which can identify and prevent genetic diseases
- An individual, personalised and confidential approach
- Designed to provide the highest degree of comfort for patients
CHILDBIRTH CARE IN BARCELONA
Some 15,000 babies are delivered at Barcelona Medical Agency medical centres every year. Hospital Infantil Sant Joan de Déu, an internationally renowned university hospital, specialises in the monitoring high-risk pregnancies and cases where foetal medicine needs to be administered. The hospital’s prenatal diagnosis department has leading specialists in morphology ultrasound examinations in the first and second trimesters of pregnancy, and in 4D ultrasound technology.
Many foreign couples prefer the delivery care in Barcelona hospitals, in particular Hospital Quirón Barcelona, Hospital Quirón Teknon, Hospital Quirón Dexeus and Hospital Sant Joan de Déu.
All the hospitals boast top specialists in obstetrics and gynaecology, use the latest, most advanced technology and provide the highest level of safety and comfort for mum, baby and family.