312021Mar

Why Vasectomies Are the Best Form of Permanent Birth Control, Part 1

Why Vasectomies Are the Best Form of Permanent Birth Control, Part 1

Birth control is used by couples all over the world. Traditional methods of birth control, such as condoms, fertility tracking, and oral/implant medications, are often popular because they are easily accessible and reversible at any time. However, for couples who have reached their desired family size or decided against having children, permanent birth control options,…

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282021Feb

Risks and Disadvantages of Having a Vasectomy

Risks and Disadvantages of Having a Vasectomy

A vasectomy is a safe, effective, and minimally-invasive procedure that has little to no impact on a man’s general health. However, as with any procedure, there are always potential downsides. If you’re thinking about getting a vasectomy, it’s important to consider any possible risks and disadvantages there might be.  Vasectomies Are Permanent The main reasons…

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312021Jan

Reasons to Consider Getting a Vasectomy

Reasons to Consider Getting a Vasectomy

Vasectomies are an increasingly popular form of male birth control. Quick, easy, and effective, a vasectomy can be a great option for men seeking long-lasting contraception. While a vasectomy is technically a surgical procedure, don’t let this scare you. In this blog, we’ll explore some of the reasons why you should consider getting a vasectomy….

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292020Dec

Questions to Ask During Your Vasectomy Consultation

Questions to Ask During Your Vasectomy Consultation

After some thorough deliberation, you’ve finally scheduled your vasectomy consultation. While this is an important first step towards achieving your family planning goals, there is still a little more work that can be done to ensure all your needs are met. Before meeting with your doctor, we like to encourage all of our patients to…

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252020Nov

Am I Too Young to Get a Vasectomy?

Am I Too Young to Get a Vasectomy?

The vast majority of men who get vasectomies tend to be older in age. Even though men can legally get a vasectomy when they turn 18, many doctors are hesitant to perform such a permanent procedure on someone younger than 30. Some vasectomy specialists will even turn patients down. Why Young Men May Want a…

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302020Oct

How to Talk to Your Partner About Getting a Vasectomy

How to Talk to Your Partner About Getting a Vasectomy

For some couples, the conversation about getting a vasectomy can be a difficult, touchy subject. Many men have immediate concerns about the procedure itself and how it will affect them in the long run. While these feelings are natural, vasectomies are overwhelmingly safe and can even improve a man’s quality of life. Furthermore, they are…

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292020Sep

Should I Upgrade My Vasectomy Experience?

Should I Upgrade My Vasectomy Experience?

Making the choice to get a vasectomy is an exciting decision. However, while you may be excited by your ability to play a proactive role in your birth control options and take control of your family planning goals, you might be less excited about the procedure itself. Although vasectomies, in general, are low-risk, persistent myths…

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312020Aug

Why the No-Needle, No-Scalpel Method Is the Best Type of Vasectomy

Why the No-Needle, No-Scalpel Method Is the Best Type of Vasectomy

Although a vasectomy is known to be a very low-risk procedure, it’s not uncommon for men to be nervous about getting one. Some of the most common concerns men have are that the procedure itself will be painful and that the recovery period will be long and arduous. However, a vasectomy doesn’t have to be…

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312020Jul

How Will I Know if My Vasectomy Was Successful?

How Will I Know if My Vasectomy Was Successful?

Vasectomies are often touted as being the best form of permanent contraception – and for good reason. Not only are vasectomies low cost and low risk in comparison with other permanent procedures, such as tubal ligation, but they’re also over 99% effective in preventing pregnancy. On top of the obvious benefits, vasectomies can also improve…

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292020Jun

How Will I Feel During and After My Vasectomy?

How Will I Feel During and After My Vasectomy?

Although vasectomies offer a number of benefits, many men feel anxious about the idea of getting one. Two of the most common concerns that men have are that the procedure will be painful and that recovery will take a long time. However, these concerns are rooted in myths and misconceptions about vasectomies. In reality, vasectomies…

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