Some IVF clinics copy our services, texts, presentations and arrange seminars in the same locations. Please be attentive to which seminar you register and which clinic you land in. Dr. Olga Zaytseff and her team runs own clinic O.L.G.A. in St. Petersburg and does not work for any other clinics. Lectures at our seminars are personally done by Dr. Olga Zaytseff

Svetlana Shlykova, dipl. embryology

Embryologist, the head of the laboratory of embryology

Member of the European Society for Human Reproduction & Embryology (ESHRE).

Member of the Russian Association of Human Reproduction (RAHR).

Degree in embryology from Leningrad State University.

Research assistant at the laboratory of prenatal diagnostics of hereditary diseases at the D.O. Ott Research Institute of Obstetrics and Gynecology under the direction of professor V.S. Baranov.
Experience in cytological and cytochemical analysis, and cell and tissue cultivation.

1995 – Extension courses on laboratory genetics at Medical Academy of Postgraduate Studies, St.Petersburg.

1996 – Training on modern methods of assisted reproductive techniques at the AVA-Klinikka, Tampere, Finland.

Since 1997 Ms. Shlykova has been working in O.L.G.A. Fertility Clinic.
Skills in all the modern methods of ART. Having experience in building up the laboratory at "O.L.G.A. Fertility Clinic", she is a frequent advisor to IVF centers in Russia and abroad.

She is the author of more than 20 research publications.

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Our patients tell their stories

  • Willeke and Mario from Netherlands come to AVA-Peter for egg donation treatment… Enjoy this touching and sincere documentary by Jorien van Nes
    Olga is the miracle doctor who gives baby guarantee, Sweden. 6 August 2019
    Cilla Holm became a mother on her own – this is her new Liv (life)
    Dagens Nyheter, Sweden. 7 May 2019
    Russian baby guarantee is the Swedes’ last chance
    Svenska Dagbladet, Sweden. 7 April 2019
    Mum through embryo donation
    Marie Granmar is my very dear patient from more than 8 years ago. Please listen to Marie’s interview on TV4 7 March 2019 in Sweden
    "I became pregnant with an embryo adoption”
    One more story about our dear patient Cilla Holm by Tara Magazine, Sweden
    Titiyo became this year's Comeback Mum: "I've broken the norm"
    Monika and André pay 240,000 SEK for having a child
    "Had to travel abroad to get pregnant after 8 IVF attempts in Norway"
    Interview with our patient Elin Renate by TV2 Norway
    Report on us on Norwegian Television TV 2
    Enjoy our dear patient Cilla's story, who has been interviewed by the "Dagens Nyheter", daily newspaper in Sweden
    Report on us and our dear patient Hillevi on SVTPlay & SVTNews