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I wish to become pregnant

Fertility and assisted reproduction

Rouyn-Noranda offers an investigative service for infertile couples and proceeds with specific assisted reproduction treatments. When in-vitro fertilisation is the appropriate treatment for the situation, the doctor will direct you to the assisted reproduction centre.

If there is an identified fertility problem, the couple should consult without delay. For example, ovulation problems or tubal pathology, seminogram abnormalities (sperm analysis).


Prior to your first visit, you must download the following documents:

You must bring these documents with you at your first visit. For more information, please consult this pamphlet (French only)


Available resources (diet, Guide: becoming a parent)

It is essential that a pregnant woman gets all the necessary nutrients and energy for the foetus to develop while maintaining their own health.

Certain health conditions require a specific follow-up during pregnancy and some infections could present a danger to the unborn child.

If you do not have a family doctor, register with the Quebec Family Doctor Finder