First clinic to use ICSI in Turkey
Experienced in treating foreign patients
Age limit: 45
Egg donation not allowed in Turkey
Located in Turkey’s major city Istanbul, IVF Turkey is experienced in treating international patients. It was the first clinic in Turkey to use intracytoplasmic sperm injection (ICSI) in 1995 and has more than 30 years of experience in treating fertility patients. The clinic is a part of “The Patient Pledge” of Fertility Network UK and follows the guidelines of Fertility Network UK in patient support. Dr. Teksen Camlibel, founder of the clinic was the first to perform IVF treatment in Turkey.
IVF Turkey offers treatments at one of the lowest costs in the world and can be an alternative for those looking for fertility treatment on a budget even after taking into consideration flight, accommodation, and travel expenses. The clinic offers a lower-cost treatment package if you don't mind spending a few more weeks in Istanbul so you can get all the tests and scans done while in Turkey which may cost a lot more back home. Please note egg donation is not allowed in Turkey and so if you are looking for affordable egg donation, please check out our North Cyprus options.
The clinic is about 45 minutes from Sabiha Gokcen International Airport by car. There are a lot of affordable accommodation options around the clinic with plenty of places to eat. Turkey connects continents of Europe and Asia and can provide cultural flavours from both continents.
Winters can get moderately cold with average temperatures around 43.5 °F (6.5 °C) reaching close to freezing temperatures occasionally. It can rain during the winter months adding to the chill and can snow every now and then. Summer temperatures can be hot and sultry due to its proximity to the coast with average temperatures around 76.5 °F (24.5 °C). The highs can reach 99 °F (37 °C) on the hottest of days.
IVF Turkey provides the following treatments and procedures:
• IVF with Own Eggs
• Embryo Freezing
• Sperm Freezing
• Treatments for Fibroids and Cysts
• Tubal Reversal
• Treatment for Endometriosis
Dr. Teksen Camlibel
Dr. Teksen Camlibel is the founder of the first IVF Treatment center in Istanbul. He has also founded many IVF centers around the world such as Kosova, Sarajevo, and Erbil. His long experience and accomplishments in this field put him on the top of the best doctors list of IVF and gynecologic surgeries. Having obtained a fellowship from Albany Medical College, Albany, New York and residency from Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, Ohio, Dr. Camlibel holds licenses in the states of Michigan, Ohio and New York.
Gynecologist and Obstetrician
Dr. Karacan is an Obstetrics and Gynecology doctor who graduated from the University of Istanbul, Istanbul Medical Faculty in 1987 and completed his residency in Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology in 1992. He worked as a postdoctoral fellow in Robert Wood Johnson Medical School Division of Reproductive Endocrinology between 1992-1994 and the State University of New York between 1994-1995. He started working in International Hospital-İstanbul Assisted Reproductive Technologies Division in 1995 and was designated Clinical Director of the IVF Unit in 1998. In 2003 he start working as an IVF senior specialist in Istanbul and the head of the research department of the IVF Unit since then. He became Associate Professor in 2014 and currently is a member of the faculty of Yeni Yuzyıl University Medical School.
Gynecologist and Obstetrician
Dr. Mustafa’s work experience includes working at Marmara University Medical School’s Vakfı Academic Hospital as the Department head, SUNY Stony Brook, NY in the Perinatology Department in 2000, Michigan University Hospital from 2002-2003.