“Infant” Program

Children's Program Constanța

“Infant” program Constanta

From July 1, 2020, the city hall of Constanta launched the INFANT program. The objective of the “INFANT” program is to increase the birth rate among the population of Constanța, by providing financial support for performing the in vitro fertilization procedure.

The beneficiaries can be single women or couples who have a diagnosis of infertility established by a specialist in obstetrics-gynecology with competence in the treatment of couple infertility and in medically assisted human reproduction.

Gynera Clinic is a partner in the “INFANT” Project, a project that will take place between July 2020 and December 2020 and approved by the Decision of the General Council of Constanta Municipality no. 59/2020.

Through this program, a financial support with a total value of 10,000 lei / request is granted.

To access the program, applicants must submit documentation online, according to the procedure described on the website of Constanta City Hall.


Issuance of the certificate by the Gynera clinic

Gynera Clinic issues the certificate necessary for enrollment in the program to eligible persons registered as patients in the clinic, after checking the updated documentation confirming the indication for IVF with their own oocytes and medical eligibility criteria (BMI / BMI body mass index, respectively AMH test value for patients over 35 for years).

You can request in the clinic or by email the certificate required for registration, taking care to update the expired investigations, according to the scale of investigations received from the clinic.

It is necessary to have a medical indication for IVF in the couple’s medical record. According to the draft regulation, the investigations necessary for the issuance of the IVF indication are borne by the requesting couples’ own budgets.

If BMI / BMI is not performed in the clinic or is not recent, the update may be performed on the day the certificate is issued at the clinic.

Eligibility criteria for inclusion in the project

  • AMH> 1, except for women under 35 years of age for whom AMH is not an exclusion criterion;
    Autologous couple / couples in which the partner suffers from azoospermia / single women (procedures with donated sperm are not excluded);
    Partner body mass index between 20 – 30;
    The age of the woman between 24 – 45 years;
    The beneficiaries have lived in Constanța for the last 3 years and have no debts to the local budget of Constanța.

The beneficiary couples / persons will receive a voucher worth 10,000 lei for the IVF Procedure.

The voucher will be deposited at the clinic, together with the standard application, before the first consultation for monitoring the treatment.

List of medical personnel involved in performing the ``INFANT`` procedure

Clinicians, obstetrics-gynecology, competence in couple infertility and assisted reproduction:

Dr. Ionela Anghelescu – primary care physician, doctor of Medicine

Dr. Ioan Boleac – primary doctor, doctoral student in Medicine

Dr. Dorina Codreanu – primary care physician, doctor of medicine

Dr. Laura Dracea – primary care physician, doctor of medicine

Dr. Irina Oproiu – primary care physician, PhD student in Medicine

Embryologists with European ESHRE certification in embryology:

Dr. Anca Coricovac – primary care physician, senior embryologist

Biol. Iulia Raica – principal biologist, embryologist

Biologist George Porumb


Dr. Tudor Paduraru – primary doctor of anesthesia and intensive care

Dr. Alina Dobre – primary doctor of anesthesia and intensive care


Assistant. Coordinator: Madalina Popescu

Assistant. Coordinator: Carmen Iosif

Assistant. Ionela Nicula

Assistant. Mihaela Negut

Assistant. Raluca Vatasanu

Assistant. Ana Pitu

Assistant. Mihaela Acon

Assistant. Claudia Mitu

Assistant. Denisa Moncea

Medical services that can be provided based on the voucher

The medical services that can be provided based on the Voucher are the following:

Oocyte sampling by follicular puncture, performed under total, local anesthesia or sedation
Sample collection / processing
Insemination of oocytes for spontaneous fertilization
ICSI (intracytoplasmic sperm injection)
Embryo culture 72 hours
Cultivation of embryos for more than 72 hours until the blastocyst stage (the blastocyst is the 5th day embryo).
Embryonic transfer
Monitoring the evolution of the case, which consists of:
a) performing the serum β HCG test after 2 weeks from the embryonic transfer;
b) gynecological and ultrasound consultation, 4 weeks after transfer) regardless of the result of the β HCG test

The value of other medical services performed for the purpose of further evaluation, improving the success rate, safety and comfort or preventing complications shall be borne by the beneficiaries at the clinic’s rates, according to the financial protocol and the list of rates displayed in the clinic and on the website. financial protocol.

These additional services include, but are not limited to:

Identification and monitoring of traceability with MatcherTM IVF Electronic Witnessing electronic system
Special techniques for selection and activation of sperm (SpermMobil type mobilization techniques)
Embryo culture in individual mini incubator
Accommodation of the couple in a single room on the day of oocyte collection and on the day of embryo transfer
Ultrasound control and imaging documentation on embryo transfer (embryo pictures, positioning ultrasound)
Communication and counseling throughout the procedure

Medical services that cannot be provided on the basis of the voucher

The medical services that cannot be provided on the basis of the Voucher, without being limited to them, are the following:

Preliminary paraclinical investigations (established according to the clinical investigation scale and the doctor’s recommendation)
Ovarian stimulation treatment monitoring: IVF monitoring ultrasounds and hormonal tests – serum hormone level.
Genetic diagnosis of embryos
Cryopreservation of oocytes, sperm or embryos
Surgical sperm collection (MESA, TESE)
Assisted Hatching
Assisted oocyte activation – Calcium ionophore (advance payment, IVF package)
Endometrial preparation with G-CSF or HCG granulocyte stimulating factors
Endometrial microinjury
Defrosting of vitrified embryos, evaluation / cultivation after thawing
Sperm from an anonymous donor