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Blog Posts in 2017

Is Vasectomy Reversal Painful?

It’s natural to experience some anxiety before any surgical procedure. If you’ve just scheduled a vasectomy reversal, the surgeon will explain that it will be performed under general, ...
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Coping with the Stress of Male Infertility

Male infertility is more common than you might think. In fact, it’s just about as common as female infertility, although men are often less willing to discuss the topic than women are. Despite ...
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What Is a Normal Sperm Count?

After having a vasectomy reversal, you may have several semen analysis tests to determine whether sperm is once again present in your semen, and, if so, what your sperm count is. When you watch this ...
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Breaking Down Myths About Vasectomy Reversals

If you’ve already been through a vasectomy, you probably already know some basic information about vasectomy reversals. But just how accurate is it? There are plenty of misconceptions about ...
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A Look at Our Convenient Services for Out-of-Town Patients

At the Center for Vasectomy Reversal, the majority of patients come to us from out-of-town to get quality care from Dr. Green. We work closely with these patients to ensure that their vasectomy ...
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Comparing V-V and V-E Procedures

Different surgical techniques might be used to perform a vasectomy reversal. The vaso-vasostomy (V-V) technique involves making a small incision in either side of the scrotum. The surgeon removes the ...
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Questions to Ask During Your Post-Vasectomy Reversal Checkup

Like any other surgical procedure, patients can expect to have a follow-up appointment after a vasectomy reversal. The specific policies can vary between clinics, but vasectomy reversal surgeons will ...
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A Couple's Guide to Preparing for a Vasectomy Reversal Procedure

Male infertility can be very tough for a couple to cope with. After making the decision to have a vasectomy reversal, men and their partners might feel a sense of relief that they are moving forward ...
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What to Do When Infertility Persists After Vasectomy Reversal

The success rate for vasectomy reversals is high. If your v asectomy was less than five years ago, the odds of restoring sperm to the ejaculate with a reversal procedure are 95% or greater, while ...
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Examining Causes of Male Infertility

Male infertility is more common than you might think. There are many possible reasons for three of the main causes of male infertility, which are low sperm count, abnormal sperm shape, and abnormal ...
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Starting Your New Family: Increasing the Chances of Pregnancy

Vasectomy reversal is usually the first step in starting a new family, but it isn’t a guarantee that pregnancy will be easy. In addition to working closely with your vasectomy reversal surgeon ...
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Starting a Conversation with Your Partner About Vasectomy Reversal

Men initially decide to have vasectomies when they feel confident that their days of having children are behind them for good. This notion can change for many different reasons, which can then lead to ...
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How Our Center Makes Vasectomy Reversal Affordable

At the Center for Vasectomy Reversal, we understand that the financial burden of surgery can sometimes be intimidating for patients, but don’t let concerns about paying for the procedure stop ...
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What to Expect from Spinal Anesthesia

If you decide to undergo a vasectomy reversal, you, your surgeon, and your anesthesiologist will discuss your options for anesthesia. Often, vasectomy reversals can be performed using a spinal ...
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The Fertilization Process

If you are undergoing a vasectomy reversal in the hopes of starting a family, you may be curious about the fertilization process that has to occur before your partner becomes pregnant. This video ...
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Sharing Your Exciting Pregnancy News with Your Kids

If you started a family before your vasectomy and now have a pregnant partner after a vasectomy reversal, one of the most exciting moments will be sharing the news with your kids. Here are some ideas ...
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Why You Should Choose an ACS Fellow

Vasectomy reversals are delicate procedures that require the expertise and experience of a highly trained surgeon. For this reason, men are strongly encouraged to select a Fellow of the American ...
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Coping with Surgical Anxiety Before Your Vasectomy Reversal

It’s perfectly natural to become a little nervous before having surgery, even if this won’t be your first operation. If you’re getting ready for a vasectomy reversal, you probably ...
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What Men Should Know About Semen Analysis

A doctor may request a semen analysis after a man undergoes a vasectomy or a vasectomy reversal, or if a couple has been having unprotected sex for six to 12 months, yet hasn’t been able to ...
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A Closer Look at Anti-Sperm Antibodies

You may already know that the body produces antibodies to combat pathogens like viruses and bacteria. These antibodies help keep you healthy. However, sometimes the immune system mistakenly attacks ...
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Our Commitment to Concierge-Level Care

At the Center for Vasectomy Reversal, we are committed to providing men with optimum care in a patient-centric environment. The needs of every patient are put first and guide every decision we make, ...
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Nutrition Tips for Your Recovery from a Vasectomy Reversal

When you’re recovering from your vasectomy reversal, in addition to following your surgeon’s instructions, it is important to make smart food decisions that support your recovery. As with ...
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