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Vasectomy: Protecting the Woman You Love

When you're sure don't want to have any more children, vasectomy is one of the best choices a responsible man can make for his family. The procedure is safe and 99.9% effective in preventing an unwanted pregnancy, unlike most other forms of contraception. Men have few options when it comes to birth control. Condoms, unpopular [...]

By |September 14th, 2017|Vasectomy|Comments Off on Vasectomy: Protecting the Woman You Love

Remember When Sex Was Fun?

Sex is supposed to be pleasurable – passion, intimacy, even a little wild abandon. But the fun quotient drops when you’re worried about getting your partner pregnant. If your family is the right size right now, have you considered a getting a vasectomy? Sexual intercourse is an essential component of a healthy, intimate relationship. But if [...]

By |August 14th, 2017|Vasectomy|Comments Off on Remember When Sex Was Fun?

Where Does Sperm Go After Vasectomy?

A vasectomy doesn't stop the production of sperm - it stops sperm from being included in the semen you ejaculate. So what happens to the sperm that's still being produced? Whether you know it or not, your testicles are a sperm factory set up to produce sperm throughout your life time. How Sperm Is Made? [...]

By |July 18th, 2017|Vasectomy|Comments Off on Where Does Sperm Go After Vasectomy?

NSVI: Volunteers Make Vasectomy Available

Dr. Jack Chang has volunteered countless hours in support of No Scalpel Vasectomy International (NSVI), a non-profit organization dedicated to making vasectomy available in developing nations.  Teams of volunteer medical professionals  travel to designated locations to train in-country doctors in the no-scalpel technique and perform vasectomies. For some men, NSVI offers the only reliable and affordable [...]

By |July 6th, 2017|Haiti, Kenya, Philippines, Vasectomy|Comments Off on NSVI: Volunteers Make Vasectomy Available

Top 4 Common Reasons For Pain After Vasectomy

Top 4 Common Reasons For Pain After Vasectomy The most common fear of men considering vasectomy is how much pain and discomfort will I experience during and after? Men are often surprised even when I see them in follow up at how trivial it was. I had a patient who went kite-boarding the next day [...]

By |June 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Top 4 Common Reasons For Pain After Vasectomy

Vasectomy Compared to Other Family Planning Methods

It's rare these days to find a family that doesn't use some type of contraception.  From pills to condoms, shots, sponges or IUDs, couples make decisions about the number of children they want to have. Family planning is the norm. As of 2011,  1,773, 000 Canadian men and women chose surgical options to permanently remove the risk [...]

By |June 16th, 2017|Vasectomy|Comments Off on Vasectomy Compared to Other Family Planning Methods

Vasectomy & Virility: The Elephant in the Room

Vasectomy is the most effective and affordable method of family planning available. Surgically, it’s less complex and less expensive than a tubal ligation for a woman. Once the sterility is achieved, there’s no more paying for birth control, no more worries about unwanted pregnancy.  Most men report increased sexual satisfaction as a result. Those are [...]

By |May 15th, 2017|Vasectomy|Comments Off on Vasectomy & Virility: The Elephant in the Room

No Scalpel Vasectomy Mission in the Philippines

No Scalpel Vasectomy International, Inc. (NSVI) is a non-profit organization that provides no scalpel vasectomies at no charge. Dr. Jack Chang of Pollock Clinics is a long time member and just recently returned from the latest mission in February 2017. Importance of Vasectomy The poverty facing families in many developing nations, such as the Philippines or [...]

By |March 27th, 2017|Philippines, Vasectomy|Comments Off on No Scalpel Vasectomy Mission in the Philippines

THE SERIOUS STUFF: 6 Things you need to know before your vasectomy

Sometimes are patients tell us that they have reviewed the entire website but maybe it was a while ago or they forgot or maybe they just want quick vasectomy facts before coming in.  With that being said, here are the 6 things you must know before your vasectomy! 1. A man will not be sterile immediately after [...]

By |March 13th, 2017|Vasectomy|Comments Off on THE SERIOUS STUFF: 6 Things you need to know before your vasectomy

Vasectomy – True or False? Common Myths

So, is there anything funny about vasectomies? We’re not talking ‘accidental funny’ here, either. What strikes us as somewhat hilarious about the procedure are the excuses guys will come up with to avoid even discussing one. Vasectomy myths abound.  Let’s face it, there has never been a husband or boyfriend who has ever said something [...]

By |March 11th, 2017|Vasectomy|Comments Off on Vasectomy – True or False? Common Myths