Oncofertility is an area of medicine that helps people with cancer understand their options for having children after treatment.
Children may be the last thing on your mind or may be your heart’s greatest desire. No matter where parenting falls on your list of life goals and priorities, cancer treatment can affect your ability to have children. Our team is here to provide you with the information you need to make the right choice for you.
There’s a misconception, especially among young adults, that fertility preservation takes too long to be a realistic option if you have cancer. The reality is that several relatively quick options for both men and women can increase your chances of having children. UCLA’s oncofertility specialists can help you explore your options to have a family after cancer.
We challenge you to think down the road about fertility planning, but we know that you also need to consider the immediacy of your finances.
We are here to help you process this important life decision, the financial considerations and the resources that may help you move forward. Discover resources for financing fertility preservation.