Since its founding in the early 80's, we keep our vocation and commitment to provide our patients with a holistic care, providing the highest level of care to implement individualized treatments.
Early onset of artificial inseminations.
Start-up of our own sperm bank.
IVF started: First IVF pregnancy in the Valencia Region. Baby born in August 1988.
Birth of the first IVF child in the Valencia Region.
First pregnancy by GIFT.
Implementation of the embryo freezing program.
First birth in Alicante by a frozen embryo.
First birth by egg donation.
Instituto Bernabeu reaches 100 children conceived by IVF.
Birth after ICSI technique in Alicante.
Opening of the first building of Instituto Bernabeu headquarters in Alicante.
Birth for the first time in Spain and sixth in the world with the use of spermatids (men without sperm).
Research Award of the Spanish Society of Fertility (SEF).
Starting the PGD program: genetic diagnosis for eradicating hereditary diseases.
Opening of Instituto Bernabeu Elche branch.
Opening of Instituto Bernabeu Cartagena branch.
Establishment of first Chair of Reproductive Medicine in Europe together with Miguel Hernández University.
Accredited with ISO 9001 and SEP (Private Healthcare Excellence) in all care processes, the first center of reproductive medicine and gynecology in Valencia and Murcia Regions to achieve these certifications.
Rafael Bernabeu Foundation is born with social, educational and research promotion purposes.
Dr. Rafael Bernabeu is nominated for James I Award in the medical research category.
Opening of Instituto Bernabeu Benidorm.
Accredited with “Committed to Excellence” from the European Foundation for the Quality Management (EFQM).
ASEBIR 2009 Award of Basic Research.
Biotech first international patent.
National Award in basic research awarded by the Spanish Fertility Society (SEF).
Start-up of the altruistic program for fertility preservation in patients with breast cancer.
2nd prize of the “American Society Reproductive Medicine” (ASRM) to the best poster of the Congress.
1st edition of the Master’s Degree in Reproductive Medicine along with the University of Alicante.
25th Anniversary of the first IVF child of the Valencia Region.
Premio “BFS Best Young Clinician”. Otorgado a la mejor Comunicación Oral en BFS Annual Meeting 2014. Sheffield, UK. Título: “Vitamin D levels in oocyte donors are not predictive of reproductive success in egg donation treatments. “
September. Instituto Bernabeu is given ESHRE (European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology) and EBCOG (European Board and College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology) accreditation in order to provide reproductive medicine training courses. As such, Instituto Bernabeu becomes one of only 10 clinics worldwide and the first in Spain to gain this accreditation.
Dr. Bernabeu is awarded a Prize in Recognition of an Outstanding Professional Career by the General Council of Spanish Professional Associations under the Other Healthcare Areas category. November, 2014.
Instituto Bernabeu Albacete opens.
New IB Biotech laboratories.
New UNE 179007 assisted reproduction quality standard. Instituto Bernabeu is the first clinic in the Autonomous Community of Valencia and Castilla la Mancha, Spain, to be awarded this standard.