One in six Australian couples will have a fertility issue at some point in their lives and one in 10 couples will have trouble conceiving their second child. You are not alone.
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The World Health Organisation predicts that infertility will be the third most serious health condition in the 21st Century
We're dedicated to helping you achieve your dream - taking home a healthy baby. We offer a range of services - from IVF to genetic diagnosis of pre-implantation embryos - all with the aim of easing your journey to successful pregnancy.
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Genea has a comprehensive suite of genetic screening and testing based on 28 years’ of leading fertility science. Empower yourself with our preconception through to prenatal testing.
Our intention, driven by 25 years of planning, compassion and research investment, is to put our words into action for you so that you can feel assured that there is no better care and no better chance of a healthy baby to be found. Anywhere.
Because of the care, technology and expertise we put into your care, you’ll have a better chance of taking home a baby.
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Suite 2, 23 Merewether St, Merewether NSW 2291
02 4902 7000
Monday - Saturday 7:30am - 3:30pm
Monday - Friday 7:00am - 10:30am
Saturday 7:00am - 9:30am
Sunday 8:00am - 12:00pm
Blood tests, ultrasounds, IVF, andrology, GeneSyte, Genescreen PLUS, GeneSure PGD.
Genea Newcastle has over 30 years’ experience helping couples from across Newcastle, the Hunter and Central Coast achieve their dream of starting a family. The team at Genea Newcastle understands the emotional investment required to consider and undertake assisted reproduction treatment and they are available to discuss all elements of the journey to help make your decision easier.
Our highly qualified team of Fertility Specialists, Nurses, Scientists and Counsellor come together to leverage Genea's world leading science and give you the best possible care during your fertility journey.
At Genea, our success rates show we give you the best possible chance of achieving your dream - taking home a healthy baby.
Our birth rate per embryo transfer gives you almost a 40 per cent greater chance than the average of other Australian and New Zealand fertility clinics, according to age-standardised analysis of the latest available data (2013) released September 2015 from the Australian and New Zealand Assisted Reproduction Database (ANZARD data) and based on live births per embryo transfer for women using their own eggs.
Genea Newcastle is conveniently located in the beachside suburb of Merewether, within the grounds of Lingard Private Hospital. All aspects of your fertility treatment are taken care of under one roof at our clinic, including interviews, monitoring and scans as well as procedures.
Genea Newcastle is open for blood tests Monday to Friday between 7:30am and 10:00am. It’s a drop in clinic so you don’t need to make an appointment.
Appointments are necessary for ultrasound scans for follicle size so please call us on 02 4902 7000 for bookings and further information.
IVF first starting day appointments are available Thursdays and Saturdays. Appointments are essential so please call us on 02 4902 7000 to book.
Further details can be found in Monitoring Centres.
Genea North West is open for pathology services to eliminate the need for you to travel into the city for Genea’s suite of genetic screening tests. Please view Pathology Centres for further information.
Genea's Newcastle clinic is located within Lingard Private Hospital and access to the Genea building is at the rear of the Lingard Hospital carpark. Free parking is available within the grounds of the hospital and on surrounding streets.
If you need a snack or a drink, there’s a Jamaica Blue Coffee shop in the foyer of Lingard Private Hospital open Monday to Friday. And 500 metres down the road, the Junction shops offer a range of good quality restaurants and cafes.
Slade Pharmacy (inside Lingard Hospital) keep a supply of most of the additional medication requirements for an IVF treatment cycle, however, some medication needs to be sourced through Macquarie Street Pharmacy in Sydney. Ph: 02 9221 1622.
FOR NEWCASTLE PATIENTS ONLY:
After Hours (emergency use only):
0438 420 692
Post: PO Box 93 The Junction NSW 2291
Please fill in the form below to request an appointment.
If Genea in Newcastle is not the most convenient location for you, please select another Genea fertility clinic nearer to you.