TESTIMONIALS & PARTNERSHIPS
We have developed excellent relationships with patient support and not for profit organisations. Together, we are able to offer a joined up service which offers emotional and practical support, advocacy, financial assistance and help with developing equitable access to funded IVF treatment wherever possible.
We participate in fertility exhibitions and patients events across the globe…
We are pleased to be working with leading fertility doctors, scientists, therapists and practitioners across the world. Here are some of the specialists whose commitment, dedication and skill help turn dreams into reality
Dr José Jesús López Gávez
Doctor. Gynaecologist specialist in assisted reproduction
Dr. José López Gálvez, President of the UR International Group and Director of the HLA Vistahermosa Reproduction Unit of Alicante
Dr. José López Gálvez is a vastly experienced and well respected fertility specialist and has built the UR International Group in his own image. The Group is committed to using the most up-to-date technologies employed by experts; offering hospital based treatments; and delivering care and support with empathy and respect.
“The project of my life has been based on expanding the knowledge acquired throughout my professional stage in the creation of a network of in-hospital reproduction units,” he says. The project in question now brings together nine reproduction centres in Spain and two international centres located in Managua (Nicaragua) and in Mexico City.
Dr Gálvez and his team are available for consultations prior to patients travelling to Spain.
Dr Gad Lavy, M.D., F.A.C.O.G
Gad Lavy, M.D., F.A.C.O.G, is the Medical Director and Founder of the New England Fertility Institute, which was the first non-hospital-based outpatient IVF centre in the state of Connecticut.
Dr Lavy received his training with the Hadassah Medical School at Hebrew University in Israel and completed his residency at the Yale University School of Medicine in New Haven, Connecticut, where he served on the medical faculty of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
Prior to founding New England Fertility in 1991, Dr. Lavy was an assistant professor in the Division of Reproductive Endocrinology at Yale University School of Medicine for four years and served as the Director of the Yale Programme for Assisted Reproduction. Dr Lavy’s philosophy is clear;
“My patients’ desire to become parents is why I work so hard. I am committed their journey alongside with them, holding their hands each step of the way. My team and I are dedicated to overcome the challenges. We make families.”
The International Fertility Company are very pleased to be working closely with Dr. Lavy and his excellent team at New England Fertility
Dr Laura García de Miguel
Dr Laura García de Miguel is Medical Director at Clinica Tambre in Madrid.
Dr. Laura García de Miguel represents a new generation of young, talented fertility practitioners who will be responsible for developing new and more effective ways to address fertility issues over the coming decades. Laura specializes in treating patients who have had previous IVF failures and those who respond poorly to hormonal or IVF treatment. Based in Madrid, she speaks fluent Spanish, English, and French and treats patients from all over the world and is available for personal consultations via IFC.
Dr Natalia Szlarb
Dr Natalia Szlarb is the Medical Director at IVF Spain.
Dr Natalia Szlarb is the Medical Director with IVF Spain in Alicante and is a specialist in gynaecological endocrinology and reproductive medicine. After graduating from the Pommeranian Medical Academy in Poland Dr Szlarb continued her professional development with a number of internships and residencies in Poland, Germany, Brazil, Egypt, the United States and Spain. In 2011 Dr Szlarb obtained her PhD diploma in Immunology in the United States of America and most recently obtained an MBA in International Business Development at the Barcelona Business School. Dr. Szlarb speaks fluent English, Polish, German and Russian and is available for one to one consultations prior to patients visiting the clinic in Alicante.
Mike Berkley is the Founder and Director of The Berkley Center for Reproductive Wellness in New York City.
Mike Berkley is licensed and Board Certified in Acupuncture in New York State and certified in Chinese herbology by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. He graduated from The Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in New York in 1996, and he has been treating reproductive disorders since then. Mike was the first acupuncturist/herbalist in the United States to work exclusively in the field of reproductive medicine and works with some of New York’s most prestigious reproductive endocrinologists. Mike is available for private face to face and remote consultations.
Professor Aleksandar Ljubic
President of Forever Young Holdings (SEGOVA, SEMPRE RB, MBSI and the Regenerative Medical Centreer)
Professor Aleksandar Ljubic MD PhD is the President of Forever Young, an international company which uses cutting edge biotechnology products and services to help increase overall health, human longevity and quality of life. He is a pioneer in invasive ultrasound guided fetal procedures, direct maturation of fetal lungs, inventor of method of prenatal hearing screening (PHS) (Sovilj-Ljubic), non-surgical fibroids treatment, and advanced NOTES laparoscopic procedures. He is a past President of the World Congress of Perinatal Medicine and is visiting professor at Weill Cornell Medical School, USA. His main research areas are biotechnology in reproductive and perinatal medicine, assisted reproduction and minimally invasive reproductive surgery and is the founder of the SEGOVA ovarian rejuvenation method.
Dr Navdeep Singh Pannu
Dr Navdeep Singh Pannu is the Medical Director at the TMC Fertility & Women’s Specialist Centre , Malaysia
After graduating from medical school in 1998 and serving as a General Practitioner Dr Pannu elected to specialise in the field of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, gaining his Masters in Obstetrics & Gynaecology from the University of Malaya in Malaysia in 2009. In 2010 he became a member of the Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologist in London and joined the TMC Fertility & Women’s Specialist Centre in the Thomson Hospital in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 2011. Dr Pannu took over the role of Medical Director at TMC in 2020 and is responsible for managing the efficient operation of the Centre; coordinating its medical teams; ensuring it maintains high standards of care and is also spearheading research work at the centre.
Dr. Jodie Peacock ND
Dr. Jodie Peacock ND is a Naturopathic doctor at the Root of Health in Oakville Canada and is the Chief Medical Officer for Enhance Fertility
Dr. Peacock is passionate about supporting individuals from the moment they start thinking about conceiving and throughout pregnancy process. She believes strongly in optimizing the health of both potential parents before conception with the goal of optimizing the health of their future babies. This is done through education on diet and lifestyle choices as well as with supplementation. Dr. Peacock is also the co-founder of the Canadian Fertility Show which is designed to help provide as much education as possible to the general public.
Johnny is a licenced acupuncturist (Lic.Ac) and apprenticed under Gerad Kite.
Johnny currently works alongside Gerad at the Wimpole Street clinic, and while welcoming patients with all kinds of symptoms, he is an expert in providing acupuncture treatment for people looking for help with fertility. In 2015 Johnny joined the faculty of LIFEA (London Institute of Five Element Acupuncture) and now heads the ‘Point Location’ team responsible for teaching and maintaining excellence in the location of acupuncture points.
Anga González, LA.c MSTCM Func. Med
Chinese Medicine Fertility Expert, California Licensed Acupuncturist, Functional Medicine and Nutrition Coaching for reproductive medicine (IUI, IVF, egg-sperm donation, and ROPA)
Anga Gonzalez is licensed and Board certified in Chinese Medicine, Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology by the California Acupuncture Board and the USA National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. She graduated from the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego in 2002, and she has been treating Reproductive disorders, male-female fertility, and pregnancy and pediatrics ever since.
Anga works with and represents the International Fertility Company in Barcelona, London and California.
Prior to representing the International Fertility Company, Anga González has managed a Multipurpose clinic in San Diego in 2002-2012, California, and manages her own clinic in Barcelona 2013-2020. Anga´s first contact with the world of obstetrics was as a doula for expecting couples and mothers at Best start Birthing Center in Hillcrest Hospital, San Diego.
Kelly Da Silva
Fertility Support Expert, Writer, Speaker, and Founder of The Dovecote: Childless Support Organisation.
Inspired by her own personal experience of infertility, Kelly specialises in developing and delivering ‘Emotional Support’ for those experiencing infertility either during treatment or in their own childless journey.
Working with a leading UK Fertility Provider, Kelly has developed and continues to deliver a range of emotional and support offerings to improve the ‘Patient Experience’ to a level recognised by the HFEA as a ‘Gold Standard for Support’, using the knowledge, strategies, research and tools attested through her own personal journey. Kelly also shares best practice at conferences, speaks at events and provides consultancy and training to other fertility clinics and professionals and has worked with the Royal College of Nursing to write clinical guidance on patient support.
Kelly is collaborating with IFC to offer mentoring, 1-2-1 support and online workshops to patients as well as planning and policy advice to treatment providers.
Fertility Dietitian & Nutritionist
Stefanie Valakas, also known as The Dietologist, is an expert fertility dietitian & nutritionist who has helped hundreds of women and couples across Australia and the globe enhance their fertility through diet and lifestyle changes based on the latest in scientific research with her practical approach. Stefanie offers one-on-one consultations, online programs including The Waiting Game and a suite of digital products including meal plans and eGuides available at thedietologist.com.au, you can also find her on Instagram @the_dietologist and tune into her podcast, Fertility Friendly Food for more tips and advice.
Dr. Marjorie Dixon MD, FRCSC, FACOG, REI
Founder and Medical Director of Anova Fertility
Dr. Dixon founded Anova Fertility & Reproductive Health with the vision of a reproductive medicine centre where evidence-based medical care could be balanced with compassion for any person who requires assistance to create their families.
With over 18 years of reproductive health experience, she advocates ‘educating to empower’ with both patients and peers; presenting at international conferences, participating in physician/community outreach, offering lectures and information sessions to facilitate patients’ management through the often challenging process of dealing with infertility.
Dr. Dixon is a staunch advocate for women’s health and the right to a family for the LGBTQ community. In 2018 she won the RBC Canadian Women of Influence Momentum Award and, in 2017, was recognized as the YMCA Woman of Distinction. In 2020/2021, Dr. Dixon is proud to be a Perspectives Columnist for the organization Women of Influence.