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Reasons to Use a Cryobank

Reasons to use a Cryobank

There are many reasons to use a cryobank to freeze and store sperm for future personal use. These include: An upcoming military deployment. In 2016, the Pentagon created a pilot program that pays troops to have their sperm or eggs frozen for later use. You’re considering a vasectomy. Storing sperm can serve as a backup… Read more »

How to Choose a Sperm Bank You Can Trust

How to Choose a Sperm Bank You Can Trust

  Using a sperm bank is a safe and effective way to conceive a child. Of course, there are many things to consider when choosing the right sperm bank for your needs. This is a major life decision and we encourage you to get all the information you can. All the major sperm banks and… Read more »

Seattle Sperm Bank Introduces New Genetic Testing Search Tool

Genetic Testing of Sperm Donors

Seattle Sperm Bank offers the most comprehensive genetic testing of any sperm bank in the world. Our screening process includes testing all donors who entered our program as of August 2016 for more than 100 genetic conditions. We maintain our high standards by continually improving our donor screening process. Case in point: our latest feature allows… Read more »

Advanced Genetic Testing Gives You Peace of Mind

Advanced genetic testing gives you peace of mind.

Genetic testing is an essential part of selecting healthy sperm donors. That’s why Seattle Sperm Bank offers the most comprehensive genetic testing of donors of any licensed sperm bank in the U.S. Plus, we are always looking to improve. For all donors who have entered our program since August 2016, our current screening process includes testing… Read more »

SURE-CHECK Guarantees You Get the Right Vials Every Time

Sure Check

Choosing a sperm donor takes time, effort, and emotional energy. When you do find the right one, you want to be sure the vials of sperm you order match your donor selection. Seattle Sperm Bank’s proprietary SURE-CHECK system ensures this. It guarantees the chain of custody for donor identification from beginning to end, giving you… Read more »

Knowledge is Power! Fertility Tips for Same-Sex Female Couples

Fertility Tips for Same-Sex Female Couples

    By Rita Sneeringer, MD Reproductive Endocrinologist Boston IVF All women deserve the opportunity to experience parenthood. For me, it’s a very special honor to support women through fertility treatment as they grow their families, and I’m continuously in awe of the strength and resilience of each patient that comes through my door. Encouraging… Read more »