Dr Sushmita Mukherjee- Infertility Specialist in Indore

What is Oocyte Freezing

Sadly, the ability of a woman to conceive a baby significantly reduces after the age of 35. After the age of 35, it becomes hard for a woman to become pregnant and give birth to a healthy baby. So, what options do those women have who want to conceive a baby after the age of 35 has? Well, the answer to this question lies in oocyte cryopreservation, which is also called an oocyte or egg freezing. Given the situation, wherein the increasing numbers of women are planning to have children of their own at a later stage of their lives, the idea of oocyte cryopreservation is becoming increasingly popular in this modern era.

Who Is Oocyte Cryopreservation For

We, at Dr. Sushmita Mukherjee’s IVF center, are engaged in oocyte cryopreservation for long years. With oocyte cryopreservation in Indore, we have enabled many couples to start a family of their own at an older age. Any woman, who for some reason, either unable or does not want a pregnancy at a young age, can opt for oocyte cryopreservation or egg freezing in Indore. There are no specific criteria as to who can freeze their eggs.

How Is Oocyte Cryopreservation Is Carried Out


A doctor will first decide if you need specific therapy to stimulate the production of eggs or not. If necessary, sparing hormone therapy is prescribed. Then the optimal day is chosen for the extraction procedure itself.

Extraction of Oocytes:

Eggs are extracted through an incision made on one of the vagina walls with the help of a special needle.


The eggs are stored in special refrigerators at minus 196 degrees Celsius. Before IVF, eggs are thawed and fertilized with sperm to obtain embryos.

At Dr. Sushmita Mukherjee’s IVF center, we carry out the process of oocyte cryopreservation in the Indore with utmost care under the close supervision of a reproductive specialist and anesthesiologist. With regard to the quality of the biomaterial after defrosting: it does not change its properties, since it is preserved according to advanced technologies and stored at a temperature of -196 C. If you need to preserve your eggs for future usage, get in touch with us.