Gryshchenko IVF clinic is the oldest, most successful IVF clinic in Ukraine offering a vast range of reproductive services. The clinic was founded by Dr. Valentyn Gryshchenko, who because of his pioneering efforts and unparalleled contributions to the field of artificial reproductive technology, is known as the founder of reproductive medicine in Ukraine.
Dr. Gryshchenko is a highly experienced fertility doctor, researcher and industry leader, who is responsible for the first reproductive medicine clinic in Ukraine in 1983.
He brought together a team of highly qualified medics and biologists to conduct research in ART and the first successful IVF cycle was completed in Ukraine in 1990, resulting in the birth of baby girl Katya, in March 1991. He was then credited with many firsts in ART in Ukraine including surrogacy, cryopreservation of embryos, etc.
Dr. Gryshchenko’s legacy lives in the clinic he established and the values they maintain to serve thousands of patients even today.
Together they have over 38 years of professional experience and have helped over 13,000 patients of infertility complete their families.
The clinic follows Cryotec technology for cryopreservation, which is the most advanced in the world today and allows for 100% survival of embryos and eggs. They are also certified by the ISO.
Languages and interpreters
The staff and doctors speak: Ukrainian, Russian, English, Chinese, and interpreters are also available.
Interpreters for other languages can be arrange on special request (for additional cost).
Success rates for IVF at Gryshchenko IVF clinic
Fresh embryo transfer after 1 IVF cycle: 51.1%
Fresh embryo transfer after 2 subsequent IVF cycles: 67.3%
Fresh embryo transfer after 3 subsequent IVF cycles: 73%
Frozen embryo transfer: ~ 55.4%
Donor egg IVF: ~ 58.4%
These statistics are recorded according to the requirements of the European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE).
What patients like:
Patients appreciate the kind and careful approach of the doctors and the overall environment of the clinic, which made them feel confident.
- Doctor’s care and professionalism
- Clinic environment and feel
- Staff behavior, interpreters, etc.
- IVF lab standards
- Easy communication
What patients don’t like
The clinic is conveniently located near the city center of Kharkiv, the second largest city in Ukraine, which is also one of the country’s main cultural, industrial, and educational centers.
The clinic is at half an hour’s drive from Kharkiv International Airport.
You will find many big and small hotels in the 3-5 km area around the clinic that are easily accessible via a short drive or 15-minute walk. The cost ranges from €33 – €75 per night. You can also get a studio apartment for around €20.
We will offer airport pick-up and drop; other ground transportation can also be arranged on request.
Restaurants around the clinic:
- Gdeburger, American restaurant
- Mama Manana
- Nikas, Asian Cuisine
- Batono Buba, Georgian food
- KFC (a little further towards the main center)
The clinic is located near the main city center, so you will find many restaurants of different kinds of cuisines there.
Places to visit/things to do around the clinic:
At around 3km from the clinic, there are all kinds of tourist attractions, including:
- Kharkiv Zoo
- Musical monkeys
- Kharkiv Planetarium (named after Yuri Gagarin)
- City Garden
- Sports complex
If you like to roam around, shop, try new eateries, or just take walks in a garden, you can do all that near the clinic after you’ve taken your IVF shots.
Entry into Ukraine is simple and many nationalities including the USA, China, Australia, the UK, Hong Kong, Kuwait, Japan, etc. don’t need visa for stay upto 90 days. Patients seeking visa for IVF in Ukraine, can find more information with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and apply for an e-visa, if eligible.
Dr. Mykola Gryshchenko
Dr. Valentyn Parashchuk
Dr. Olena Alipova
Dr. Ludmila Lutzkaya
Dr. Yuliya Blazhko
Dr. Kateryna Drogovoz
Dr. Andrii Lutskiy
Dr. Yurii Kolomiiets
Dr. Vitalii Kyianenko
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The clinic is a full-service institution that offers a wide range of services in gynecology and reproductive medicine, including:
- In-vitro Fertilization (IVF)
- Donor sperm IVF/IUI
- Donor egg IVF
- Intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI)
- Embryo freezing
- Egg freezing with Cryotec (100% survival)
- Gynecological surgeries
- Embryo adoption
- Assisted hatching
- Guided embryo transfer
- Endometrial receptivity analysis (ERA)
- Sperm DNA fragmentation analysis
- Extensive fertility screening
Payment methods accepted
Payments can be made in cash or by card. All major national and international cards are accepted.