Tubal Reversal vs. IVF

 

  Tubal Reversal

  IVF

Surgery 
    Yes     No
Costs 
    $6,500 (out-patient)     $8,500/cycle plus meds ($2,500-$3,500)
Success 
    50%-75% (within 1 year, no other fertility factors)     40-60%/cycle
Multiple Births 
    0-10% (with Clomid)     30-40%
Ectopic Risk 
    10-15%     <5%

If there is multiple fertility factors involved (abnormal sperm analysis, hormonal imbalances or advancing female age) In Vitro Fertilization (IVF) may be the better treatment for achieving pregnancy. If you have questions regarding the better option for you, please contact a member of the Piedmont Reproductive Endocrinology Group (PREG) staff at 864-232-7734.