Richard’s Vasectomy Experience

Many thanks to the Web master and all of the other men who have shared their stories and provided important information to others considering a vasectomy! I am 31 days away from undergoing the procedure, so my voyage is not yet complete; however, I wish to share what I have learned so far. (I’m scheduled for the Friday before Father’s Day…kind of ironic!) The whole issue of vasectomy was something I’d never really thought about until a few months ago. …

VasClip & Pro-Vas

VasClip and Pro-Vas are no longer have active websites and are not supported by the majority of urologists. This page remains only for reference purposes.

Vasectomy Procedure Survey

These are the results of a non-scientific survey of visitors to Vasectomy-Information.com in which men were asked about the procedure itself. Specifically the information provided during the initial consultation with the doctor or practitioner, discomfort during the procedure, recovery and how long it took to become sterile. Information provided in pre-vasectomy consultation The first question was”What information were you given at the consultation”? Based on the newsgroup discussions, the information we feel is important is as follows: post procedure underwear. It’s important to …

Surgery and Family Planning (1960 Paper by Dr. P. S. Jhaver)

Note: This article was originally published in 1960. While some information may still be relevant today, it does not represent a modern understanding of vasectomy and should be viewed primarily as a historical document.  By Dr. P.S. Jhaver MS FICS Article originally published in the Times Of India, September 25, 1960 To have children when needed, not to have them when no more are desired, or to be able to postpone conception till the convenient time – these are the main objects aimed …

Life Before & After Vasectomy (Comments From Our Survey)

This section is a collection of comments made by respondents to our vasectomy survey. Many of the comments were duplicates (or near duplicates) and were deleted. Also, most of the “Go get a vasectomy NOW!” comments have been removed. We’ve grouped the comments into three general categories and have tried to make sure that all views have some representation here. The topics covered within these three categories vary widely and include comments on post-vasectomy pain, sex after vasectomy, complications, etc. As no details …

Don’s Vasectomy Story

Several years ago, my wife gave up her fourteen years of having an Intra Uterine Device. Her experience hadn’t been perfect and any reinsertion had some risk involved. It was love/hate for me since it DID prevent pregnancy, but it had those damned nylon threads that hung out of her uterus, which I could feel. The best course of action turned out to be for me to get sterilized. Yes, that means a vasectomy! We were in perfect agreement that …

Open Ended Vasectomy: Less Chance of Chronic Pain & Improved Reversability

A Literature Study by Kenneth D. Reda Introduction Problems with the Traditional Vasectomy Open-Ended Vasectomy Research Results Open-Ended Vasectomy Technique A No-Scalpel Open-Ended Vasectomy Advantages of the Open-Ended Vasectomy Spermatic Granulomas Concerns with the Open-Ended Vasectomy Why Is It Not More Popular How You Can Get an Open-Ended Vasectomy If Pain Persists After Vasectomy…. A Survey of No-Scalpel Vasectomy Doctors Open-ended Vasectomy Doctors Disclaimer References Introduction When I was considering vasectomy, I discovered that there is an option to either …

Spermatic Cord and Vasectomy

After vasectomy, your testicles will hang (and move) the same way they did before. It’s true many diagrams suggest the vas deferens are the only things connecting our testicles to the rest of us. But in fact, the vas tubes are just one part of a complicated group of structures called the spermatic cord, which is not severed during vasectomy. These structures include arteries and veins circulating blood to and from the testes and other structures in the scrotum. This …

Vasectomy failure rate

What are the odds your vasectomy will fail? Learn everything you need to know about vasectomy failure rates in this article.