The benefit of a tissue interposition technique for vasectomy

When a vasectomy is being performed, there are a number of ways it can be performed.  Besides the minimally invasive, no-scalpel technique to make it as easy as possible on patients and minimize complications, Dr. Kavoussi believes the best way to obstruct the vas deferens is with a tissue interposition.  There are a number of techniques that can be used …

What happens to sperm after a vasectomy?

This is a commonly thought of question among men considering vasectomy. When a vasectomy is performed, the millions of sperm cells made every day in the testicles continue to be produced. Where do they go? What happens to them? Even in men who have not had a vasectomy, approximately 80% of the sperm cells never make it out of the …

Dr. Parviz Kavoussi lectures in Thailand on robot assisted vasectomy reversal at international conference.

As one the few premier experts in robot assisted microsurgical vasectomy reversal worldwide, Dr. Kavoussi was invited to lecture on the topic at the Collaborative Conference on Robotics in Phuket, Thailand.  Dr. Kavoussi states, “It is amazing to see the level of international interest in the use of robotic technology to assist us with microsurgery, such as the vasectomy reversal.  …

Vasectomy versus Other Forms of Birth Control

Vasectomy versus Other Forms of Birth Control With the advancements in birth control today, it is easier now more than ever to plan your family. But since there are so many forms of contraception, it may feel overwhelming to determine which method to use. It is our goal to help you make an informed decision. When deciding what method of …

The Benefits of Getting a Vasectomy

The Benefits of Getting a Vasectomy A vasectomy is a surgical form of permanent birth control for men. The vas deferens from each testicle are divided and sealed to prevent sperm from reaching the semen. Vasectomies are considered greater than 99% effective as a form of birth control, but what are the benefits of the procedure? Benefits of a Vasectomy …