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If you've had all the children that you want – or if you don't want any children at all – vasectomy is a quick, safe and effective method of contraception.
The simple 15-minute procedure stops sperm entering the semen. Vasectomies have been carried out on millions of men worldwide, helping them enjoy the benefits of contraceptive-free sex.
Marie Stopes UK are the vasectomy experts
They have been providing this service for 40 years and do vasectomies throughout the UK on a daily basis. Over 3,000 vasectomy procedures every year.
With Marie Stopes UK, you will receive an initial consultation, your treatment, recovery advice and access to a 24/7 Nurse run aftercare line, as well as access to counselling if you wish to further discuss your options or decision.
How can I access this service within the surgery?
If you are registered with our surgery – NHS-funded procedure
- you can self-refer to this service by calling Marie Stopes UK to book your appointment directly on 0345 300 0212 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. You do not need to be referred by your GP.
- Nevertheless you may want to discuss having a vasectomy with your GP at the surgery and they will be able to refer you to this service
If you are not registered with our surgery – you can go private
Please visit www.vasectomy.org.uk or https://www.mariestopes.org.uk/men/vasectomy or call Marie Stopes UK on 0345 300 0212.
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