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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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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292019Aug

Three Important Benefits to Having a Vasectomy

Three Important Benefits to Having a Vasectomy

If you’re considering a vasectomy, then you are likely already aware of at least the basic benefits of the procedure. Whether a vasectomy takes place is entirely up to the patient and his partner, if applicable. Family planning decisions are deeply personal, and as you complete your research on the procedure, we invite you to…

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292018Oct

Is a Vasectomy Consultation Necessary?

Is a Vasectomy Consultation Necessary?

A vasectomy is a form of permanent birth control and therefore not a procedure chosen without serious consideration. If you believe that getting a vasectomy is right for you, it’s necessary to schedule a vasectomy consultation with an experienced surgeon who will explain the procedure in full. This appointment also provides the opportunity to select…

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262018Apr

How Does a Vasectomy Work?

How Does a Vasectomy Work?

One of the most basic, essential questions asked by those considering having the vasectomy procedure is: How does it work? Because of the many myths and misconceptions surrounding the procedure, the facts about what it actually is can be tough to discern without some research. At the San Diego Vasectomy Center (SDVC), we understand patients’…

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192017Jan

The Top Three Candidates for a No Needle No Scalpel Vasectomy

The Top Three Candidates for a No Needle No Scalpel Vasectomy

The modern vasectomy procedure allows for greater ease and comfort with a faster recovery period – but is it right for you? The No Needle No Scalpel vasectomy has many advantages, including microscopic incisions and fast recovery time. Any fear or anxiety about your groin being “cut open” or being on bedrest for a week…

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192016Dec

The Step-by-step Vasectomy Experience

The Step-by-step Vasectomy Experience

The vasectomy experience isn’t supposed to be mysterious — it’s a very straightforward (and quick!) procedure that requires very little from the patient in terms of preparation and recovery. However, some men still don’t know the basics of how the procedure is done and what kind of effect it will have. If not knowing exactly…

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242016Oct

Five Vasectomy Facts That Might Surprise You

Five Vasectomy Facts That Might Surprise You

Even though more than 500,000 men choose to get a vasectomy each year, there is still a lot to learn about this very successful procedure. Vasectomy is an increasingly popular solution for long-term contraception and increased sexual spontaneity. A vasectomy offers the opportunity for a male partner to take control of future family planning and…

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212016Sep

Will a Vasectomy Hurt My Sex Drive?

Will a Vasectomy Hurt My Sex Drive?

Even after years of debunking, there is an unfortunate misconception that if you have a vasectomy, your sex drive will be negatively affected. The good news is that this misconception is simply not true. Having a vasectomy will not decrease your sex drive or hurt your sex life. In fact, many men report that their…

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102016Aug

Seven Things You Don’t Know about Getting a Vasectomy

Seven Things You Don’t Know about Getting a Vasectomy

Vasectomies: many people have heard of them, but just as many have heard rumors and exaggerations about this common and safe procedure. There are numerous myths and misconceptions about preparing for, undergoing, and recovering from a vasectomy, so much so that men can be deterred from even considering the procedure. At San Diego Vasectomy Center…

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