Have you had a change in personal circumstances? At Nuffield Health York Hospital our expert urology team specialise in male fertility and can help boost the chances of conceiving through vasectomy reversal surgery.
Why choose Nuffield Health York Hospital for your vasectomy reversal treatment?
If you are considering the possibility of reversing a vasectomy, our expert urology consultants at Nuffield Health York Hospital are here to help. They have an exemplary track record of successful outcomes from their vasectomy reversal procedures, employing the most modern techniques in our state-of-the-art private hospital.
Men's health consultants at Nuffield Health York Hospital have been leading the way for private urology treatment in North Yorkshire for a number of years. Each consultant is a specialist in their chosen field and together they provide first-class care and expert advice for men of all ages.
How to book a consultation at Nuffield Health York Hospital
If you are considering having vasectomy reversal procedure, you will need to book a consultation by calling our professional York Hospital enquiry line on 01904 715 111.
During your consultation you will have the opportunity to discuss the treatment options open to you, making sure you make the right decision. If you want to become fertile again we highly recommend you discuss this with your partner, who is also welcome at the consultation.
What happens during vasectomy reversal surgery
- Vasectomy reversal is performed under general anaesthetic
- It usually takes between an 1 hour - 1.5 hours
- During a vasectomy the vas deferen tubes are cut preventing sperm from leaving the epididymis
- To reverse this procedure your surgeon in York will locate the site of your vasectomy
- They will usually make cuts on each side of your scrotum
- After examining each testicle they will free up the tubes and remove any scar tissue
- Using a special microscope they will stitch the ends of the tubes back together
- They will close the surgical wounds with stitches.
After vasectomy reversal surgery
- You should be able to go home the day of your procedure but you should arrange for someone to drive you
- Take over the counter pain relief such as Paracetamol if you have any discomfort, as advised by the clinical team
- You should avoid any strenuous activity or heavy lifting for at least 3 weeks after your surgery
- Gentle walking may speed your recovery
- Please discuss any return to work with your consultant
- About 6 - 8 weeks after your surgery you will need to return to our clinic to give a semen sample
- We will examine the sample for sperm
- If no sperm are present or your sperm count is very low we may ask you to return for another test at a later date.
General complications could include:
- Infection in the surgical wound
Specific complications of a vasectomy reversal could include:
- Long term pain
- Bleeding within the scrotum
- Damage to blood vessel
- Scar tissue causing the tubes to block
- Failure to restore fertility.
Haxby Road, York, YO31 8TA
|Initial consultation||from £215|
|Diagnostics||If needed to determine treatment plan|
|Pre-assessment, Main treatment and Post-discharge care||£4,015|
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