Donor SpermUsing donor sperm can be immensely helpful to couples who struggle with male fertility, same-sex couples and even single females wanting to start a family. Before being able to donate, sperm donors undergo various medical screening assessments to ensure that quality, healthy sperm will be donated. Book Appointment
Is using donor sperm right for me?
There is no wrong way to have a child – whether you need donor tissue such as egg or sperm, a surrogate, IVF, or adoption. In the end, it’s your child and you just might need some help to get there. How you raise the child will ultimately be up to you. Your doctor may recommend using donor eggs for various reasons.
Couples with male factor infertility
How does sperm donation work?
An anonymous or known sperm donor may be used. The donor is selected form an sperm donor agency. We recommend contacting Androcryos to select a donor.
The donor undergoes strict medical screening including medical history and disease checks. Read more on the Androcryos website
There is no wrong way to have a child – whether you need donor tissue such as egg or sperm, a surrogate, IVF, or adoption. In the end, it’s your child and you just might need some help to get there. How you raise the child will ultimately be up to you.
Considerations when using donor sperm
Using a sperm donor is a big step in any potential parent’s life. It is however, important to be informed before making such an important decision and to consider all the factors relating to using donor sperm.
Whether you are unsure of the characteristics you are looking for in a donor, or are simply struggling to make a decision – our advised sperm bank, Androcryos, will be there to help you make the best decision relating to donor selection. Our staff are also always happy to assist when guidance and support is needed.
Choice of disclosure
To disclose or not to disclose the use of a donor is an important decision for both the family and the child. We will be there for guidance and support as you make this important decision.