Path to Parenthood: Understanding Fertility

Experts provide details on infertility and the different treatments available, including an East-meets-West approach.

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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.

你是否渴望当父母或想再生育却无法受孕?

快来参加这场生育研讨会!

让生育专家与你分享不孕不育有哪些疗法、试管婴儿背后的技术,以及中西医合璧对生育的效用。

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.

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”
《针灸治疗促进生育》

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.

面临生育问题,除了进行系统的检查和寻求人工受孕,我还能尝试什么其他方法提高受孕的机会呢?

针灸属于传统中医学的范畴,拥有上千年的历史。针灸治疗不孕不育的这一块,针对男性和女性的两方面都有非常系统和详尽的病理和治疗记载。针灸是一种创伤性小,安全,和各体化调理的治疗方式。对于想要尝试自然受孕或者已在进行人工受孕都是可以考虑的辅助性治疗。讲座将会介绍一些中医针灸治疗的特点,同时分享一些助孕的重要穴位。

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. 

康盛生育中心是新加坡第一家提供试管婴儿治疗的私家医院, 而且在1988年诞生了国内的第一例试管婴儿。

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 。

Speakers’ profiles

Path-to-Parenthood-Fertility-Seminar-Speaker-Dr-Loh-1600-x-900-v2 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.

医疗总监罗详斐医生坚信以疾病为导向的整体治疗原则,在不孕不育治疗中,他帮助并发展了以生殖外科手术的方法来治疗子宫内膜异位症、子宫肌瘤以及输卵管不通等问题,在他的职业生涯至今,他成功的帮助了许多对夫妻实现了他们成为父母的梦想。 

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。 Path-to-Parenthood-Fertility-Seminar-Speaker-Yap-Pei-Fang-1600-x-900-v4 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.

叶佩芳是康盛生育中心的一为位资深胚胎学家。 她于2014年毕业于英国利兹大学,考获临床胚胎学硕士学位。至今,她拥有15年的胚胎学家和导师经验,也协助指导新的实验室技术员和初级胚胎学家。她在辅助生殖技术的各个方面累积了相当丰富的知识和经验,从专门的受精技术到冷冻胚胎及精子等。如今,她已经帮助上千的无子女夫妇实现了他们为人父母的梦想。

 

Path-to-Parenthood-Fertility-Seminar-Speaker-Zhou-Jing-1600-x-900-v2 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.

周医师毕业于南洋理工大学和北京中医药大学生物医学和中医学双学位本科。精通中英双语的她,曾跟随新加坡和北京许多中医界的权威在妇科,儿科,骨伤科,痛症等各科学习和工作数年。周医师的专长在于使用中医针药治疗妇科,男女生育,和产后等相关诸症。她也擅长治疗一般痛症和运用中医小儿推拿解决儿科常见的疾病。

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