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American Fertility Services

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Last Update: 03/12/2020
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Description

American Fertility Services (AFS) is a private fertility clinic based in Greenwich, CT. The medical team at this center is composed of Drs. Jeffrey Wang, Joao De Pinho and Melvin H.Thornton, as well as laboratory staff, nurses, geneticists, among others. Therefore, AFS has a multidisciplinary team of professionals.

According to the information published on its website, the doctors have received numerous awards and accreditations in the field of assisted reproduction.

In relation to the facilities, AFS has its own laboratory and operating room. This center also offers psychological assistance to its patients throughout the treatment. However, all these areas refer to the Greenwich headquarters, although AFS is also located in New York and Korea.

In addition, AFS provides patient care in the following languages: English, Chinese, German, Spanish, French, Portuguese and Italian.

If you need information on how to get to the clinic, click here.

Available treatments

American Fertility Services offers all the treatment options you will find in the table below:

Embryo cryopreservation
Fertility preservation
In Vitro Fertilization / ICSI
IUI with Partner's Sperm
IVF with Donor Eggs

In addition, this clinic has the possibility of surrogacy, since the country's legislation does contemplate this treatment.

If you're still unsure which fertility treatment is right for you and would like to know more about it, we suggest you read on here: Fertility Treatment Overview.

The treatment costs may vary significantly depending on the tests or techniques included or not, such as the seminogram, medication, fertility testing, medical visits, prolonged culture or embryo vitrification.

This Tool helps you to find out the exact costs of the different fertility clinics (what's included and what's not) and provides you with lots of useful tips for your first appointment.

Diagnostic tests

In AFS it is also possible to perform the following diagnostic tests in order to find out the cause of sterility and establish the most appropriate treatment:

  • Female fertility study.
  • Male fertility study
  • Vaginal ultrasound.
  • Hormonal analysis.
  • Seminogram.

Medical team

Dr. Jeffrey Wang
Dr. Jeffrey Wang
Founder
Managing Partner
Dr. Joao De Pinho
Dr. Joao De Pinho
Founder
Managing Partner
Dr. Melvin H. Thornton
Dr. Melvin H. Thornton
Founder
Managing Partner
Renata Thomas
Renata Thomas
Practice Manager
Shantai Rivera-Bonilla
Shantai Rivera-Bonilla
Third Party Coordinator
Sandy Laucella
Sandy Laucella
Egg-Donor Patient Services Coordinator
Cathy Ochs
Cathy Ochs
Director of Financial Services
Juan Tecles
Juan Tecles
International Program Director
Florian Joos
Florian Joos
International Journey Coordinator

Review

On Google Business, patients are extremely content with their treatment at AFS. Megan describes Dr. Wang as one of the kindest, most compassionate doctors she ever had met. He takes his time to respond profoundly to patients questions and makes sure that the experience for both surrogate and intended parents is comfortable. According to Hanna, AFC is a very friendly and professional fertility clinic. She always felt comfortable and safe during her treatment. Both patients would highly recommend the clinic.

On FertilityIQ another positive user experience can be read. The patient emphasizes the compassionate and attentive manner of Dr Wang. She also values the personal approach of the doctor to the patient by adapting the protocols based on her body's response. Read more here: Fertility IQ: Review of American Fertility Services.

Location

American Fertility Services is located at 100 Putnam Green, Greenwich, USA. Specifically, this center is located in Connecticut, a state in the northeast region of the United States.

The closest airport to AFS is La Guardia International Airport, which is approximately 30 minutes from the clinic by car on I-95 N. Another option would be John F. Kennedy International Airport, although it is a little further away by car.

If you want to take a bus, the 311 bus stop (W Putnam Ave and Holly Hill Ln) is a 5 minute walk from AFS.

Last Update: 03/12/2020
2 comments / opinions
    1. Avatar de Icecream

      My husband and I need a surrogate in order to have a baby. I got my uterus removed when I was 20 due to cervical cancer. Looking for some recommendations. Thank you so much.

      • Avatar de Romina Packan

        Hello Icecream,

        I’m so sorry to hear that. I assume you both are US residents. There are numerous fertility clinics which offer surrogacy treatments. Which one you’ll choose depend on various factors such as cost, location and legal situation of your federal state.

        Therefore, I recommend you fill out our Fertility Report. This report includes a list with clinics in your area that provide surrogacy treatments as well as a cost estimate so you’ll get an idea what your treatment will cost.

        wish you all the best!

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