The Vasectomy FAQ

  • Epididymitis and Vasectomy

    Epididymitis is a rare side-effect of vasectomies, and usually occurs in the year following the procedure. Most of the time it can be effectively treated with ice, over-the-counter pain relievers, and a course of antibiotics.

  • How Much Does a Vasectomy Cost?

    A vasectomy costs anywhere from $350 to $4000, depending on where you're located and what technique a surgeon uses. Insurance often covers the vasectomy procedure, so check with your provider first.

  • Can a Vasectomy Fail?

    The risk of vasectomy failure is low but not impossible

  • Is There a Link Between Vasectomy and Disease?

    There's a lot of misinformation about vasectomies and vasectomy side effects. Can a vasectomy procedure lead to dementia? Does a vasectomy increase your risk of getting prostate cancer?

  • Does a Vasectomy Reduce Sex Drive?

    Find the answer to the question many couples want to ask but don't about getting a vasectomy.

  • Sex after a Vasectomy

    Vasectomy sterilization raises questions about a number of sensitive issues surrounding sex, scarring and recovery. Find answers to some of the most common questions about sex and sex drive after a vasectomy.

  • Is a Vasectomy Reversible?

    While a vasectomy is considered a permanent form of birth control, find out the success rates of a vasectomy reversal and what factors to take in consideration in order to be considered a good candidate.

  • Top 10 Vasectomy Questions and Answers

    Find answers to the top 10 vasectomy questions, which include questions covering success rates, recovery time and reversal information.

  • Why Sperm Bank before a Vasectomy?

    The leading site about vasectomy, birth control, vasectomy reversal, risks, no-scalpel vasectomy, alternatives, and more from experienced doctors to informed consumers.

  • Is a Vasectomy Right for You?

    Is a vasectomy right for you? Learn who would be considered a good vasectomy candidate.

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