Surgical Abortions Melbourne

Surgical Abortions

A woman's decision to proceed with a pregnancy termination is never an easy decision and there many are many reasons why a woman may seek to have an abortion. Woman may feel compelled to have an abortion when faced with unplanned pregnancy, teenage pregnancy, financial pressures, medical grounds or a number of other reasons.

The Fertility Control Clinic is here to support and assist women who have chosen to proceed with a pregnancy termination. Our clinic aims to give women the best possible care and support, both during and after the procedure. All Fertility Control Clinic consultations and procedures are confidential.

Surgical abortion has a low risk for complication and is a safe and simple procedure. The surgical method of abortion uses gentle suction that results in pregnancy termination. The procedure is usually carried out under sedation, by either General or Local Anaesthetic that is administered by a qualified anaesthetist.

The Fertility Control Clinic has modern day hospital facilities to provide termination of pregnancy as a simple one day procedure; this allows patients to go home on the same day as the procedure.

The Fertility Control Clinic recovery room is supervised by the anaesthetist and staffed with experienced trained nurses who carefully monitor our patients during and after the procedure.

Counselling is provided by our trained counsellors and a counsellors at the Fertility Control Clinic.

Any Pathology tests that are required can be performed at the Fertility Control Clinic and are bulk billed. Patients are not required to make inconvenient trips to regional pathology centres.

There are no out of pocket costs for doctor consultations when attending the clinic and overseas students are fully covered by private health insurers

Private Health Refunds in Victoria

As we are a Registered Day Hospital, private fund rebates may be available, depending on your level of cover & waiting periods.