Instructions Before Retrieval

  1. The day before egg retrieval, do not eat or drink anything after midnight. You can brush your teeth the morning of egg retrieval.
  2. Make sure to be at the American Fertility Center 1 hour before your appointment for egg retrieval.
  3. Wear comfortable clothing. Do not wear jewelry. Notify doctor or anesthesiologist if you are wearing jewelry, using nail polish or others.
  4. A fresh sperm sample will be needed if your partner’s sperm is to be used, unless otherwise noted.
  5. Expect to be at the American fertility Center for at least 2 hours.
  6. Please arrange someone to drive you home in advance.
  7. Please call us for any questions at Toll Free No. (877) 592-3456.