About Us

Centre of excellence Welcome To The Cape Fertility

Situated in one of the most beautiful cities worldwide Cape Town, South Africa, the Cape fertility was established in 1993. The Cape Fertility has the largest IVF clinic in the country and a very well respected Egg Donation program, with more than 400 Egg Donation cycles performed in 2015. Our Facilities are purpose built with an IVF Procedure Room, Laboratory and Embryo Transfer Room that include a modern sophisticated Laboratory that allows all the latest Assisted Conception Techniques to be used with great success. Cape Fertility is an accredited training unit for Specialists in Reproductive Medicine by the University of Cape Town (UCT), it is also an accredited training unit for Embryologists by the Central University of Technology (CUT).

Our Team provide a Friendly, Relaxed & Caring Environment to help couples cope with Fertility Treatment. Currently our medical team consists of three highly qualified Specialists in Reproductive Medicine; Dr Sulaiman Heylen , Dr Paul le Roux (president of SASREG) & Dr Tamtam Matebese. We also have eight IVF Co-Ordinators and eight Embryologists and a psychologist available to provide additional counseling.

All types of assisted conception treatment are offered at the clinic including advanced procedures. Advanced fertility surgery using minimal invasive techniques (key hole surgery) is performed at the clinic which includes operative hysteroscopy and laparoscopy.

Our Fertility Specialists oversee and direct their own patient’s medical treatment, and care for their own patients during procedures. However we work in a team, and all difficult problems are discussed within the team.

You are in good handsAbout Cape Fertility

Cape Fertility, SASREG accredited and recognised by both University of Cape Town (UCT) and Central University of Technology (CUT), serves as a premier training unit for Specialists in Reproductive Medicine and Embryologists.

Our dedicated team, including five highly qualified Specialists in Reproductive Medicine, eight embryologists, eight IVF co-ordinators and a clinical psychologist specialising in infertility treatment, offers a supportive and caring environment for individuals and couples undergoing fertility treatment.


Pregnancy Success Rates

Our egg donation program is going from strength to strength, with an impressive 76.4% pregnancy rate. We are very excited about this success and extend our gratitude to all our wonderful staff. For a more detailed overview of our success rates, please visit our success rates page.

State-of-the-Art Facilities

Cape Fertility has access to PGT and the Embryoscope™. Our premises are purpose-built with an IVF procedure room, laboratory, and embryo transfer room, all adjacent to our main reception and staff offices. Take a virtual tour of our facilities, which include a modern, sophisticated laboratory that enables the use of the latest assisted conception techniques with great success.

Top Tourist Destination

Cape Fertility is proud to be situated in Cape Town, South Africa. The 2015/2016 Telegraph Travel Awards selected Cape Town as the best city in the world for the fourth consecutive year. In Condé Nast’s highly acclaimed Readers’ Choice Awards, Cape Town also earned top honours as the number one food city in the world. Cape Town secured the second spot on Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel Cities list for 2017. The city has a lot to offer its visitors: beautiful beaches, majestic mountains, scenic wine lands, and the famous waterfront.