Frequently Asked Questions

If you are under 35 and have been trying for 12 months or over 35 and have been trying for six months, call us for a Bulk-Billed Fertility Assessment**.

Our Fertility GP will discuss both partners’ medical history, how long you may have been trying, general pre conception health, as well as lifestyle factors that may impact your chance of conception. If required, some initial tests may be ordered. They can write a referral to a Fertility Specialist if necessary.

No. It’s just an initial discussion to see what is required and if a referral to a Fertility Specialist is needed.

A Fertility GP will conduct a fertility assessment and discuss next steps and a Fertility Specialist is a doctor who has conducted specialist training in fertility and coordinates treatment plans for patients.

* Of those patients who responded to the Genea patient survey conducted between 1 January 2017 and 31 December 2017 (244 patients)
** Applicable for Medicare eligible patients only. No-out-of-pocket Fertility Assessment is for an initial consultation with our Fertility GP. Additional costs may be incurred for fertility investigations.