These are carried out for us by Nottingham University Hospitals Trust
The above link takes you to the NUH site.
Various leaflets are included which tell you about the testing as well as how to get the sperm test done.
The link below will advise you how to get the test done once you are referred by the practice.
The female tests involve blood tests regarding the hormone status.
Day 1 is the 1st day of a period.
FSH,LH, oestradiol may be done during days 1..3.
The progesterone test (which gives an indication of ovulation) is carried out 7 days before the next period is due.
Thyroid tests may be need to be done if your periods are irregular.
Rubella tests are done to check regarding your immunisation status.
Chlamydia tests are also routinely done as these may have impact on your fertility.
For a referral to occur, apart from the above there are also various other forms regarding the welfare of the child that need to be filled in.
Access to treatments at NUH
The link below contains information regarding the local fertility services: