a. Successfully delivered more than 5000 IVF & ICSI babies since 2001
b. National record of delivering 5 IVF & ICSI babies in 15 hours, treated by same doctor under one roof.
c. Successfully delivers babies of post-menopausal women.
d. Successfully uses Assisted hatching techniques.
e. Successfully delivers babies by egg donation. Females who do not ovulate can become mothers too.
f. Successfully delivers babies by egg sharing. Females who need IVF treatment, but can't afford it are clubbed with patients who are not ovulating. Eggs and the cost is shared (a part of the egg donation program).
g. Saini IVF has various international presentations in ESHRE, ASRM, IFFS, The Endocrine Society of Australia, ASPIRE, FSA, SIRT & SPIE. The centre also has been invited in various national conferences (ISAR & IFS) as a speaker, faculty and panel discussion.
h. Studies are being conducted to improve success rate and other ART procedures.
i. Collaboration with pharmaceutical companies for drug trials to treat infertility.
j. Collaboration with foreign Universities for research and development
Uttarakhand's first IVF Baby
Uttarakhand's first IVF baby (test tube baby) was born in the capital, Dehradun in the foot hills of Himalayas and on January 13th June 2001 by Dr.Pratibha Saini at Saini IVF & Fertility Research Centre. This was a great achievement because it was the first IVF baby of Western U.P and Uttarakhand, previously known as Uttaranchal.
First ICSI Baby
First Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI) baby was born on 18th Sept. 2003 which involves aspirating single healthy sperm from the testis of the male and then, fertilizing the ovum of the female. This technique is useful in male infertility cases where the sperm count is so low/ or absent, but the spermatozoa are still produced inside the testis.
SAINI IVF & FERTILITY RESEARCH CENTRE
The oldest mother of 64 years old under egg donation programme.