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Egg Freezing & IVF in the Czech Republic

At Zora Health, you are our top priority. Our panel of experts will guide you through every step of the fertility treatment journey, helping you make informed decisions about your options, expected outcomes, and costs. Our clinic in the Czech Republic offers families the same options as our other clinics around the world.

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Egg Freezing

Egg freezing, also known as mature oocyte cryopreservation, is a method used to save women’s ability to get pregnant in the future.

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In Vitro Fertilisation

In vitro fertilisation (IVF) is a procedure used to help with fertility, prevent genetic problems and assist with the conception of a child

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Financing

Spread out the cost of treatment over 12, 24, and 36 months to avoid large upfront payments and reduce financial burden.

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Accessible & affordable fertility care in the Czech Republic

Egg Freezing and IVF in the Czech Republic

Egg freezing and IVF in the Czech Republic are some of the primary reasons why the country's fertility rate has been increasing since 2020. Czechia is among the countries with the highest rates in Europe along with France and Romania. It also consistently makes it to the top of the list of countries using assisted reproductive technology (ART), especially with the help of state insurance coverage. The Czech Republic is one of the Top Three European fertility destinations for medical tourists. It is applauded for its IVF cycle rate per capita of 30,000 treatment cycles per year, the highest rate in all of Europe.

What Medical Travelers Should Know About Czech Republic

The Czech Republic currently ranks #15 in the global Medical Tourism Index. Medical travellers from most European countries are lucky not to need a visa to undergo medical services in the country. The cities that are most popular for healthcare services are Prague, Brno, and Plzen.

 

Tourists are most fascinated with the funicular on Petřín, making it the most visited attraction in the Czech Republic in 2022. Following it are the Prague Castle, Prague Zoo, and AquaPalace Praha in Čestlice. Opening most recently in 2022, the Sky Bridge 721 in the Pardubice area is building up popularity as the world's longest pedestrian suspension bridge.

 

The Czech diet is influenced by German, Hungarian, and Polish food. Czechs regularly eat dumplings, potatoes, meat, and rice with sauces and sauerkraut. You could sample some of the country's typical dishes: baked pork and cabbage (knedlo-vepřo-zelo); Czech pancakes (Lívance); and beef with cream sauce, cranberries, and bread dumplings (Svíčková s brusinkami).

 

This European society loves to go swimming and sunbathing in lakes and hiking and staying for the weekends at mountain cottages. Mushrooming is a fascinating hobby enjoyed by many Czechs. Known for their bohemian lifestyle, they are also pretty chill and are not into workaholicism like other developed countries. Remember to politely remove your shoes before entering someone's house! For your safety, avoid exchanging your money on the streets because there are many counterfeit money exchangers. Keep your eye out for pickpockets.

 

Almost everyone in the whole country uses public transportation. Even the rich do not relish driving on the traffic-laden roads in cities, especially in Prague and Brno. Take the metro, trams, and buses along with the locals.

 

The Czech Republic is one of the top countries that use ART

The Czech fertility rate has been increasing since 2020, ranking the country among the highest rates in Europe along with France and Romania. Consistently making it to the top of the list of countries using ART, it has maintained high ART birth rates according to data collected from 2005 to 2018. National acceptance of ART use in the country is largely due to the reimbursement costs covered by state insurance for IVF treatment. Additionally, the more couples postpone parenthood, social acceptance of IVF treatment grows.

 

Czech, a Slavonic language, is the official language while English, Slovak, Polish, German, and Russian are the most widely spoken foreign languages.

Benefits of Doing Fertility Treatments in the Czech Republic

There are major draws for having your fertility treatment done in Czech Republic IVF clinics. Their low costs are highly appreciated by patients. Strictly regulated fertility clinics require a license from the State Institute for Drug Control which inspects clinics every two years. This regulation translates to high healthcare standards. Most IVF clinics have English-speaking staff and some offer travel accommodations. The cycle rate per capita is 30,000 treatment cycles per year, the highest assisted reproduction cycle rate in all of Europe. These benefits have catapulted the Czech Republic consistently into the Top Three European fertility destinations for medical tourists.

 

Czech legislation for infertility treatment

The Czech law for infertility treatment in 1997 originally ruled reimbursement of costs for up to three cycles until a woman reaches the age of 39. In 2012, the age limit for human reproduction services was raised to 50 and the reimbursed cycles were raised to four. Today, the Czech Republic's national health plan completely covers all the costs of IVF treatment for Czech citizens. Furthermore, IVF cycles can be reimbursed until a woman reaches the age of 40 in 2022. However, a third of the costs for some fertility drugs and other treatments such as ICSI, assisted hatching, and FET are still shouldered by patients. Reproductive medicine treatments are also only available to heterosexual couples who live together. 

Private Fertility Clinics

Europe IVF

Among the best IVF clinics in Czechia, Europe IVF in Prague offers reproductive medicine services that include fertility testing, IVF treatment, donor eggs and sperm, and oocyte freezing. Among its state-of-the-art technologies are its three EmbryoScope units, very thin 0.9 mm SENSE needles for lesser pain and bleeding during egg retrieval, and Saturn 5 Laser System used for assisted hatching and embryo biopsy in preimplantation genetic testing (PGT).

 

The pregnancy success rate in this IVF clinic is 68% and the waiting list is short. IVF costs CZK 57,920 (USD 2,590) with the patient’s own eggs and CZK 11,8015 (USD 5,280) with donor eggs. Egg freezing is available for CZK 41,030 (USD 1,835). Preimplantation Genetic Testing (PGT) is available for CZK 48,270 (USD 2,160).

 

Reprofit

Another one on the list of best IVF clinics in Prague, Reprofit is internationally renowned and hosts patients from around the world. This IVF clinic has no waiting times when you consult at any of its four branches located in Brno, Bratislava, Ostrava, and Martin. The reproductive medicine clinic has above-average pregnancy success rates in IVF treatment with egg donation (63.5%), IVF with own oocytes (62.6%), cryo-embryo transfer (51.7%), and preimplantation diagnostics (IVF + PGS) (62%). The services of the IVF clinic include IVF, egg donation, egg freezing, and surrogacy. 

 

Prague IVF

At Prague IVF, medical tourists will have their own personal IVF coordinator who speaks English and will help them with their needs remotely and in person. The services offered by the IVF clinic include fertility testing, IVF treatment, egg donation, egg and sperm freezing, and PGT. The assisted reproduction laboratory employs innovative methods such as MICHSS and LAISS selection of sperm, MESA/TESE retrieval of sperm, and asynchronous embryo transfer among many others.

Costs to Consider

On average, the IVF cost range in the Czech Republic is CZK 65,060 – 135,7350 (USD 2,920 – 6,160) and CZK 10,8400 – 19,2700 (USD 4,875 – 8,665) with a donation of oocytes.

 

Egg freezing costs CZK 55,400 – 110,800 (USD 2,480 – 4,970) per cycle (including fertility drugs) plus CZK 4,820 – 14,450 (USD 215 – 650) per year for storage. State health plans do not cover elective egg freezing. 

Other Considerations Before Starting Your Fertility Treatment in the Czech Republic

IVF

  • IVF is only available for heterosexual couples who live together. 
  • The woman must be 48 or younger.
  • Sex selection is prohibited unless to prevent the transmission of serious genetic diseases.

 

Surrogacy

  • Under current laws, surrogacy is not illegal, but it is non-enforceable. 
  • The woman who gives birth to the child is legally the mother.

 

Egg and Sperm Donation

  • Egg and sperm donors must be voluntary and anonymous.
  • An egg donor must be 18 to 35 years old.
  • A sperm donor must be 18 to 40 years old.

 

Egg Freezing

  • Egg freezing is available to anyone with no storage limits.

 

Sex Selection

  • You are not allowed to choose your child's sex.

Why Choose the Czech Republic for Your Fertility Treatment

Ranking at #15 in the global Medical Tourism Index, the technology in Czech Republic IVF clinics is innovative. Fertility clinics use ultra-thin needles during oocyte retrieval, EmbryoScope units, and laser systems for assisted hatching and embryo biopsy to help you achieve a stress-free and successful pregnancy. You don't have to wait too long before getting accommodated at reputable private IVF clinics that enjoy high success rates. After your consultation and treatments, marvel at the Petřín funicular, Prague Castle, and Sky Bridge 721. Act like a local Bohemian and go swimming and sunbathing by the lakes and spend the weekends in a mountain cottage.

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"Clear pricing - clarity & support from start to end."

"I love Zora Health for their simple, transparent pricing. It was a relief not to worry about unexpected fees or hidden costs. They made the entire process stress-free and easy to understand, which allowed my husband and I to focus on what mattered most - my family's future."

Syarifah, 27 & Indra, 29
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"I couldn't believe that I can choose my own doctor and enjoy extra benefits for the same price."

"I had a preferred doctor overseas that my girl friends recommended. He is part of Zora’s clinic network, but I was interested in Zora’s support and perks. After speaking to Zora, they assured me I wouldn’t pay extra. Zora managed the whole process - from personalised guidance to answering my queries about legalities."

Nina, 32, Single
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"The financing options lifted a huge weight off my shoulders."

"Zora’s instalment plans were a true lifesaver. I was so grateful for their flexible and affordable options. I have been thinking about preserving my eggs as a form of “insurance” but didn’t want to pay a big lump sum upfront as I am saving for a house. The instalment plan helps me manage my finances better.”

Elaine, 32
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"I never felt alone in my fertility journey."

"After failing previously, we were very anxious and were not sure what to expect. They guided us through the process and cared for us every step of the way. My treatment at the clinic was long, and sometimes it was emotionally draining, but having a fertility coach made us feel better and more prepared. As busy professionals, we appreciate the convenience of scheduling appointments through Zora. I have recommended Zora to all our friends."

Ying & Drew, 37 & 41

You deserve the very best.

That's why we’re here to support you — from the first consultation all the way to egg storage and pregnancy.

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Enjoy an Introductory Call With a Zora Health Care Advocate

Let’s get to know you to better advise you about the process of egg freezing in Singapore and Malaysia, the costs involved as well as the rules and regulations. 

 

We’ll answer any questions you might have, so you have no doubts moving forward. 

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Benefit From the Flexibility to Choose Your Doctor or Ours

We truly understand how important it is to find a doctor you are comfortable with for your egg freezing journey. 

Whether you already have someone in mind or prefer our team to recommend an appropriate specialist and clinic, we’re here to help. 

We will also provide you with a list of questions to ask during your consultation, ensuring that you would be fully prepared for it to maximize your time.

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Attend Fertility Tests & Reviews

Your specialist will review your goals, medical history, and perform the necessary tests. We will then schedule a review and discuss your proposed fertility plan.

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Start Freezing Your Eggs Worry-Free

Rest assured that our team will provide a white-glove concierge service at every stage of your fertility journey, no matter if you’re freezing your eggs in Singapore, Malaysia, or at any of our clinics around the world.