Traditional surrogacy is when the surrogate also provides her egg to create the embryo, so the surrogate is biologically related to the child and may argue to claim the parental rights of the child. Traditional surrogacy is highly not recommended due to the lack of legal protection.
Why is traditional surrogacy unadvisable?
By Dr. Joel G. Brasch (gynecologist).
Last Update: 07/05/2019
Dr. Joel G. Brasch
Dr. Joel Brasch is the Medical Director of Chicago IVF, founded in 2005. He is board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, and has over 25 years of direct experience in fertility treatment and reproductive care. He is also the Director of Mount Sinai Medical Center’s Division of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.