• ISO certification: 9001
  • Hospital has liabillity insurance
  • Doctors have liabillity insurance

Hospital established

1979

Number of doctors

900

Number of beds

501

Assisted Reproduction Center “Institute of Life – MITERA”

We create together!

Institute of Life MITERA, formerly known as IVF-MITERA, is based in Athens and is one of the largest IVF Units in Greece with approximately 2.000 IVF cycles performed every year. Our IVF unit is part of MITERA Hospital, the largest Private Hospital in the country, providing a safe, caring and supportive environment for all types of IVF services required, including egg donation, ICSI and surrogacy.

We work as a family

As part of MITERA Hospital, our IVF Unit is supported by HYGEIA Group, the largest healthcare Group in Southeastern Europe with 1.219 licensed beds, 52 operating rooms and 19 delivery rooms. HYGEIA Group has more than 3.100 employees and 3.900 associate physicians and more than 9.500 babies are delivered every year.

We invest in superior technology to maximise results

Our laboratory equipment is recently renovated to the highest international standards in IVF including:

·         Monitoring all critical laboratory operating parameters to ensure optimum conditions for the embryo culture.

·         A new air filtration system supplies high purity air to both the laboratory and the surgeries, maintaining Class C air quality, the highest possible rating in an embryological laboratory.

·         A new electronic supervisor RI Witness system that safeguards every stage of the IVF cycle.

·         Applying advanced micromanipulation techniques using updated optics and a low power laser system.

Safety above all

Our IVF Unit is one of the very few in Europe that is both ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 15224:2012 certified, to ensure that every couple receives healthcare services of the highest standards. Since 2018, Institute of Life MITERA, is also GCR internationally accredited clinic and it ranks in the Top fertility clinics in Greece. Moreover, it belongs to the Top 50 Fertility Clinics globally.

More doctors means more choices for you

The Institute of Life MITERA personnel consists of leading specialized professionals such as clinical embryologists, obstetricians, gynaecologists, nutritionists and mental health scientists, who understand the emotional peculiarities of the couple. Our team of doctors are highly specialized in assisted reproductive technologies and have international professional experience mainly in the UK.

Our departments and medical specialties

Infertility-IVF

Head of department: Infertility-IVF

Katerina Tsatsaki

Head Nurse

Description:

Infertility is defined as the inability to conceive within 12 months of trying.

Contact:

Email

Treatments that we offer:

Assisted conception: Embryo testing

Assisted conception: GIFT (Gamete intra-fallopian transfer)

Assisted conception: ICSI (Intra-cytoplasmic sperm injection)

Assisted conception: IUI (Intrauterine insemination)

Assisted conception: IVF (In vitro fertilisation)

Assisted conception: IVM (In vitro maturation)

Donor conception: Donated eggs

Donor conception: Donated embryos

Donor conception: Donated sperm

Donor conception: Mitochondrial donation

Fertility medicine: Bromocriptine, Cabergoline

Fertility medicine: Cetrotide, Orgalutran

Fertility medicine: Clomifene citrate (Clomid)

Fertility medicine: Gonadotrophins

Fertility medicine: Metformin

Fertility medicine: Nafarelin, Buserelin and Goserelin

Fertility medicine: Progesterone

Freezing and storing: Eggs

Freezing and storing: Embryos

Freezing and storing: Sperm

Surgery for men: Extraction of sperm

Surgery for men: Testicular biopsy

Surgery for men: Treatment of varicocele

Surgery for men: Unblocking blocked epididymis

Surgery for men: Vasectomy reversal

Surgery for women: Freeing adhesions

Surgery for women: Removal of fibroids

Surgery for women: Sterilisation reversal

Surgery for women: Treating mild endometriosis

Surgery for women: Treating polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)

Surgery for women: Unblocking the fallopian tubes

Surrogacy

Our hospital offers

Facilities

  • Restaurant
  • Cafeteria
  • Garden
  • Bank/ATM
  • Money exchange
  • Wifi Internet
  • Phone in rooms

Medical support

  • Private nurse
  • Private company
  • Electronic Medical Records
  • Pharmacy

Accommodation

  • Accommodation outside hospital area
  • Private rooms

Other information

Languages

  • English
  • German
  • French
  • Interpreters available for other languages

Food

  • International menu
  • European menu
  • Vegetarian menu

Travel Services

  • Visa arrangements
  • Flight arrangements
  • Transport airport/hospital
  • Insurance coordination

Institute of Life Mitera

Marousi

Greece