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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

Dr. Jack Chang on BBC Africa: Kenyan vasectomies broadcast live on Facebook

From the BBC Africa November 18 2016: 18 November 2016 - Vasectomy operations on men in Kenya have been live streamed from a theatre in the capital as part a campaign to promote the sterilisation procedure. At least 150 men booked in for the 20-minute procedure which involves severing the tubes that carry sperm. Doctors [...]

By |December 3rd, 2016|Kenya, Vasectomy|Comments Off on Dr. Jack Chang on BBC Africa: Kenyan vasectomies broadcast live on Facebook

World Vasectomy Day – BC Men Wanted!

LOOKING FOR MEN TO BE A PART OF THE LARGEST FAMILY PLANNING EVENT IN HISTORY: WORLD VASECTOMY DAY 2016! At Pollock Clinics we are excited to announce our participation in this years World Vasectomy Day 2016 based in Kenya where men all over the world will be coming together in providing an "act of love" [...]

By |October 17th, 2016|Kenya, Media, Vasectomy|Comments Off on World Vasectomy Day – BC Men Wanted!

Newborn circumcision: Vancouver doctor publishes study

Recently a study published in the Canadian Journal of Urology in which a group of scholars including Dr. Pollock offer a different view of baby circumcision based upon the most recent evidence. The National Post subsequently published an article on this story which we post below for you to read at your convenience:     Sharon Kirkey | [...]

By |October 17th, 2016|Circumcision|Comments Off on Newborn circumcision: Vancouver doctor publishes study

When to Circumcise Your Baby – Why It Matters

 If you live in Vancouver, you may have recently seen us in the Metro that featured a baby guide for new parents. We received many phone calls requesting a copy of the article as they found it to be a very useful resource. Thus, we are posting the article below and if you have any [...]

By |July 17th, 2016|Circumcision, Media|Comments Off on When to Circumcise Your Baby – Why It Matters

Dr. Jack Chang provides insight into NFL’s Antonio Cromartie’s vasectomy

It is widely accepted that a vasectomy is the most reliable, effective and economical form of contraception in the world. Having said that, I always remind my patients how crucial it is to follow the aftercare instructions to ensure a successful vasectomy. Unless you are getting your semen checks done, it's impossible to know if you are shooting blanks yet. Until then, keep goalie [...]

By |May 14th, 2016|Media|Comments Off on Dr. Jack Chang provides insight into NFL’s Antonio Cromartie’s vasectomy

Free Vasectomy Clinic – Dr. Chang returns from Haiti

No-Scalpel Vasectomy International This past March, I was invited to join Dr. Douglas Stein and Dr. Ramon Suarez through No-Scalpel Vasectomy International on a mission trip to Haiti to perform and teach no-scalpel vasectomy. Coverage from their website can be found here and media coverage here. It was nice to have a Canadian presence with representation [...]

By |April 19th, 2016|Haiti|Comments Off on Free Vasectomy Clinic – Dr. Chang returns from Haiti

Dr. Pollock Delivers Unusual Foreign Aid

Excerpt from the National Post (click to view): In Neil Pollock’s home province of British Columbia, a group called Foreskin Pride has actually held protests against circumcision, the procedure that has formed the heart of Dr. Pollock’s medical career for 20 years. In the crumbling Caribbean nation of Haiti, the operation made him something of a [...]

By |April 3rd, 2016|Haiti|Comments Off on Dr. Pollock Delivers Unusual Foreign Aid

Dr. Chang Heads to Haiti!

The world population is expected to double in the next 50 years from 7 to 15 billion. According to The World Factbook published by the CIA there are currently 256 births every minute around the world or roughly 4 births every second. In the United States, unintended pregnancies results in $11 billion in healthcare spending [...]

By |February 16th, 2016|Haiti|Comments Off on Dr. Chang Heads to Haiti!