Entire gamut of fertility services now offered under one roof
Gargash Hospital, the UAE’s first female Emirati-owned, multi-specialty hospital launches an integrated IVF facility which provides simple-to-advanced ‘Assisted Reproductive Technology' (ART) to help childless couples achieve their dreams of parenthood.
The facility provides the entire gamut of fertility services ranging from fertility counselling, genetic counselling, screening lab works, diagnostic imaging studies, genetic testing (PGD/PGTA/PGTM/PGT-SR), simple procedures like Ovulation Induction (OI), IUI (intrauterine insemination) to more advanced procedures like ICSI, TESA, PESA, and Egg/Sperm/Embryo Freezing. The self-contained, integrated unit brings together experts from Reproductive Medicine, Andrology, Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Fetal Medicine to provide the best care to the patient until delivery of a healthy baby. The embryology lab provides various services that include egg and sperm freezing, semen analysis, genetic studies, chromosomal analysis, and embryo biopsy on “Day 3” & “Day 5”. Other value-added services provided at the facility include fertility preservation genetic screening.
The integrated IVF-OB-Gyn unit, complete with its own separate entrance, reception, examination rooms, operation theater, recovery rooms, dedicated front-office staff, doctors, and nurses, ensures that the patients get the desired privacy, empathy and care during the whole patient journey. Though an integral part of the main hospital building, the IVF Unit is a self-contained unit and has all the amenities to function as a standalone unit. The IVF Unit provides a single-door access to the consultation rooms, treatment rooms, investigations rooms, embryology lab, and IVF OT, which is fully-equipped to perform diagnostic/operative gynecological procedures and various IVF procedures (egg collection, IUI, ICSI, TESA, PESA, etc.).
Dr. Husnia Gargash (FRCOG), the first Emirati female gynaecologist and consultant Reproductive Medicine said,” Our Embryology & Andrology laboratory, along with our Cryobiology unit are equipped with the state-of-the-art technology to provide the best patient experience and outcome. We house the best incubator system that efficiently incubates embryos in a triple gas environment, ensuring the best culture conditions for the embryos”.
A pioneer in the field of Assisted Reproduction, well reputed for her vast experience in women’s health care in the Middle East, and a recipient of several national and international accolades, Dr. Husnia Gargash is a brand by herself. After serving the government sector in various roles last held post as Director – Dubai Gynecology and Fertility Center), Dr. Husnia founded her own fertility clinic (Dr. Husnia Gargash Fertility, Gynaecology and Obstetrics Centre) in Sharjah in 2009. Along with her dedicated and competent team, she has been providing exemplary & affordable treatment for infertility without compromising the quality of medical care at her fertility clinic in Sharjah. She founded Gargash Hospital in Jumeirah in 2019 to serve the community better.
Since 2009, Dr. Husnia has treated more than 40,000 couples, which include both local and expatriate patients, achieving a pregnancy success rate of 65%.
Gargash Hospital, a 50-bedded multispecialty hospital in Umm Al Sheif, provides end-to-end solutions for all gynaecological and reproductive problems, boasts a female staff of around 60 percent, with 70 percent of the hospital’s upper management comprising of women. The Hospital continually upgrades its facility and adds new specialities and technologies to accommodate the demands of its increasing patient base.