Do you yearn to become a parent but problems conceiving is stopping you from fulfilling your dreams?
Or are you trying for another child but your efforts seem futile?
Join fertility experts from Thomson Fertility Centre and Thomson Chinese Medicine on 25 August who will address your doubts and fears in an info-packed session. These experts will spell out all the facts, findings and more importantly, tell you the different fertility treatment options available to you, the science behind IVF, and how Western and TCM treatments can complement each other to help you along the path to parenthood.
Date: 25 August 2018
Time: 1:30pm to 5pm
Venue: Level 9, Mediacorp Campus, 1 Stars Avenue, Singapore 138507
Registration Fee: $25 per person, $40 per couple (refreshments will be provided)
This seminar, which will be conducted in Mandarin, is suitable for couples who are interested in better understanding their fertility, so as to evaluate all the treatment options available to them.
Registration Ends 20th August. Places are limited. So register today! Key in promo code to enjoy up to 60% discount
Topic 1: What is infertility and what fertility treatment options are available?
《 不孕不育的疗法 》
Synopsis: Infertility prevents a couple from conceiving a child. Medical Director Dr Loh Seong Feei of Thomson Fertility Centre will elaborate on this condition and discuss the different treatments available to you.
不孕不育可有种种因素造成， 而先找到导致不孕不育的原因，才能对症下药。您是否受这方面的困扰, 想了解有哪些调理与治疗能让您实现抱子的梦想？让罗详斐医生与您分享经验，帮助您重建受孕信心。
Topic 2: “Acupuncture for Fertility”
Synopsis: Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) has a long and successful history of treating fertility, so find out how TCM can improve your ability to conceive. TCM Physician Ms Zhou Jing has details on how acupuncture can boost your chances of having a child.
Topic 3: What happens in the IVF Lab?
《 IVF 实验室, 你知道多少? 》
Synopsis: Thomson Fertility Centre is the first private In Vitro Fertilisation (IVF) centre in Singapore (1987) and has delivered its first IVF baby in 1988. Revamped in Feb 2012, it has been licensed by MOH, Singapore & certified by RTAC, Australia. The centre is led by a team of professionals using advanced technologies and a comprehensive quality management system ensuring the highest standards of care to patients. This presentation will unveil the insights of what goes on in the laboratory which is vital to understanding the entire process and knowing your chances of success better.
本中心在2012年进行改革， 并在同年获得MOH（新加坡卫生部）执照和RTAC（辅助生殖领域最高荣誉）认证。我们经验丰富的医疗人员，以先进的科技技术与全面的质量管理系统，多年来为不育夫妇提供最高水平的专业治疗与服务。我们将分享试管婴儿实验室幕后的流程操作和在这整个疗程中的关键 。
Dr Loh Seong Feei was the Head of the Reproductive Medicine Department and Director of the KKIVF Center before joining Thomson Fertility Center as its Medical Director. During his tenure at KKIVF, he helped shape it into the biggest IVF centre in Singapore. From 2008 to 2010, the centre performed a few thousand IVF cycles with good pregnancy success rates. He believes in a holistic and problem-oriented approach to treating infertility. Dr Loh, who has been instrumental in developing reproductive surgery, has treated many patients with endometriosis, uterine fibroids and tubal disease. He has also helped many couples realise their dreams of becoming parents. Dr Loh believes that fertility treatment should be patient-centered and patient-friendly and that fertility programmes should be tailored to the needs of each individual couple.
他相信不孕不育的治疗必须以病人为中心，善对每一位病患，并用个体化的治疗方案，针对每对夫妻不同情况和要求而制定独特的生育计划和疗程。Ms Yap Pei Fang is a senior embryologist at the Thomson Fertility Centre. She graduated from the University of Leeds in the United Kingdom in 2014. To date, she has 15 years' experience as an embryologist and has even guided new laboratory technicians and primary embryologists. She has a wealth of knowledge and experience in all aspects of assisted reproductive technology, from specialised fertilisation techniques to frozen embryos and sperm. Ms Yap has helped thousands of childless couples realise their dream of becoming parents.
Ms Zhou holds a double degree ― a Bachelor of Biomedical Science as well as a Bachelor of Chinese Medicine from Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Beijing University of Chinese Medicine (BUCM). Effectively bilingual, she has worked with specialists in the areas of internal medicine, gynaecology, paediatrics, traumatology, as well as pain management from renowned physicians in both Singapore and China. Ms Zhou has a keen interest in using TCM and acupuncture to treat gynaecological, fertility and postnatal issues. She also specialises in pain management and paediatric tui na to treat common paediatric issues.