Our Egg Donor Program

Egg donation is the process by which a woman donates eggs to enable another woman to conceive as part of an assisted reproduction treatment or for biomedical research. We understand what a generous gift you give when you become an egg donor, and we are committed to making your experience positive and rewarding.

There are many reasons why a woman may not have eggs that will lead to a full-term pregnancy. Some conditions that can contribute to egg viability issues include:

  • Prior radiation or chemotherapy treatments
  • Previous ovarian surgery
  • Genetic disorders, or a family history of genetic disorders
  • Advanced maternal age
  • Repeated failed IVF procedures
  • Multiple miscarriages

Known egg donor candidates should be under the age of 30 and in good health. The donor should expect to spend a few weeks undergoing egg stimulation treatments, which include injectable medications that promote multiple egg maturation. The egg retrieval process itself is a very simple and minimally invasive procedure performed at one of our partner fertility clinics.

Some of our basic requirements to be an Egg Donor include:

  • Be between the ages of 18-30
  • Be a resident of the United States or a permanent resident with documentation
  • Be height-weight proportionate (BMI┬ámust be 30 or lower)
  • A non-smoker and willingness to abstain from drugs and alcohol
  • Have a minimum of a high school education, or equivalent
  • Not have any genetically carried medical conditions
  • Have a genuine desire to assist a couple or individual in creating or adding to their family.

To learn more about becoming an Egg Donor, check out the full requirements and application on our page!

 

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