About Dr Ethiraj Balaji Prasath
MSc (Special Zoology), PhD (Reproductive Biology)
Mon to Fri 8:30am – 5pm
Sat 8:00am – 12:30pm
Closed on Sun & Public Holidays
Thomson Fertility Centre
Thomson Fertility Centre
Paragon Medical Centre, #19-01
290 Orchard Rd
Chamber Name & Address: Thomson Fertility Centre, Paragon Medical Centre, #19-01, 290 Orchard Rd,Singapore 238859.
Dr Ethiraj Balaji Prasath boasts a remarkable 22-year tenure as a clinical embryologist. Within his expansive 17-year engagement at KKIVF, 13 years were dedicated to his pivotal role as Chief Embryologist. Overseeing IVF and Andrology labs, as well as Singapore’s National Sperm Bank, he personally executed over 3,000 intracytoplasmic sperm injections, achieving an impressive 40% clinical pregnancy rate per embryo transfer.
Dr Ethiraj Balaji Prasath holds a significant legacy of training numerous doctors and embryologists in advanced IVF lab techniques. His influence was pivotal in orchestrating Singapore’s initial successful pregnancy and live birth through Laser Assisted Hatching.
More recently, he made history with the world’s inaugural live birth from frozen-thawed embryos matured in the lab (In-Vitro Maturation) and intracytoplasmic sperm injections utilizing oocytes extracted from a surgically-removed cancerous ovary.
Beyond his pioneering work, Dr Ethiraj Balaji Prasath is an esteemed member of various international journals’ Editorial Boards, actively contributing as a research paper reviewer. Recognizing the profound emotional and physical impact of the parenthood journey, Dr. Balaji collaborates with our expert clinicians and clinical psychologist to offer comprehensive support.
The entire team at Thomson Fertility Centre, including clinicians, nurses, embryologists, and administrative staff, is deeply committed to standing by and assisting you throughout your transformative path in Assisted Reproduction.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Dr. Ethiraj Balaji Prasath’s experience in the field of embryology and fertility?
Dr Ethiraj Balaji Prasath has an extensive 22-year experience as a clinical embryologist, with significant expertise in managing IVF, Andrology labs, and the National Sperm Bank of Singapore. He has conducted thousands of intracytoplasmic sperm injections and achieved notable advancements in assisted reproduction techniques.
What are Dr. Ethiraj Balaji Prasath’s notable achievements in the field of assisted reproduction?
Dr. Balaji has made significant contributions to the field, achieving notable milestones such as achieving Singapore’s first pregnancy and live birth via Laser Assisted Hatching, the world’s first live birth from frozen-thawed embryos obtained after maturing in the lab (In-Vitro Maturation), and intracytoplasmic sperm injections of oocytes recovered from a surgically-removed cancerous ovary.
How can Dr. Ethiraj Balaji Prasath and the Thomson Fertility Centre support individuals and couples in their journey of assisted reproduction?
Dr. Ethiraj Balaji Prasath, along with the entire team at Thomson Fertility Centre, provides comprehensive support throughout the assisted reproduction journey. This includes expert guidance, emotional support, and cutting-edge clinical techniques to optimize the chances of successful assisted reproduction.
What are the services offered by Dr. Ethiraj Balaji Prasath at Thomson Fertility Centre?
Dr. Ethiraj Balaji Prasath specializes in fertility-related services at Thomson Fertility Centre, including intracytoplasmic sperm injections, embryology, and advanced assisted reproduction techniques. He actively trains doctors and embryologists in IVF lab techniques.
How can I schedule an appointment with Dr. Ethiraj Balaji Prasath at Thomson Fertility Centre?
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Ethiraj Balaji Prasath at Thomson Fertility Centre, you can contact the clinic via phone at +65 6252 7766 or email at [email protected]. Additionally, you can visit the clinic’s website to book an appointment online or visit in person during their operating hours.