Frequently Asked Questions

What is the purpose of a vasectomy?

The purpose of a vasectomy is to render a male infertile or unable to father children.

 

Why would one prefer the no-scalpel vasectomy and what is it?

The no-scalpel vasectomy is a simple technique used to perform a vasectomy in a less traumatic fashion.

 

What is the advantage to the no-scalpel vasectomy?

Because the no-scalpel vasectomy is less traumatic, it takes less time and it has been documented to decrease post operative complications and recovery time.

 

Does vasectomy affect sexual desire or performance?

No. Vasectomy does not impact hormones or performance in any way.

 

When can I go back to work, or when can I resume exercise?

All people heal differently. Our procedures take place on a Friday and many patients will go back to work on Monday, even those with strenuous jobs. Most runners can resume a light workout after about 5 days.