Preparing for your first appointment

How to prepare for an appointment with Monash Health Fertility?

 Monash Health Fertility is partnering with the Royal Women’s Hospital for your care journey. We require your consent to share patient health information if not already completed.

Consent forms can be completed prior to or on the day of appointment. Please visit this page for the consent forms.

If your GP did not already send with your referral you must bring the following test results to your appointment.

Primary patient investigations

  • Hepatitis B & C
  • HIV
  • Cervical screening test (CST)
  • Rubella
  • Varicella
  • Syphilis
  • FBE
  • Blood group & antibodies
  • FSH
  • LH
  • Prolactin
  • Ferritin
  • Progesterone (day 21 for regular cycles and adjusted for irregular cycles)
  • TSH
  • Estradiol (E2)
  • Free testosterone
  • Sex Hormone Binding Globulin (SHBG)
  • Chlamydia/Gonorrhoea urine or endocervical PCR (if appropriate)
  • Anti Mullerian Hormone (optional)
  • Pelvic ultrasound (trans-vaginal if possible)
  • Karyotype (Please note: if the patient declines this test, please still send through the referral, noting this test has been declined)
  • Weight, Height and BMI.

Partner tests (if accessing service with a partner):

  • Hepatitis B & C
  • HIV
  • Karyotype (Please note: if the patient declines this test, please still send through the referral, noting this test has been declined)
  • Male hormones (if appropriate)
  • Semen analysis (if sperm provider)
  • Semen antibodies (if appropriate)
  • Syphilis

What else should I bring:

  • Photo identification
  • Copy of any reports or certificates for fertility counselling received previously