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Improve Sperm Counts After A Vasectomy Reversal

improve sperm countThis is probably the most common question that we are asked after surgery – is it possible to improve sperm counts? For possibly the first time in a man’s life, the amount of swimming sperm and how good they are becomes really important. Before this, when he fathered his children, he will not have known how fast they were or how many there sperm there were. All he will have known, is that the sperm he had did the job, they swam the course and created a child.

Therefore many […]

Thinking Of A Vasectomy Reversal Or Sperm Retrieval?

Are you Considering A Vasectomy Reversal or Sperm Retrieval?

This is a question we are often asked and it occurs because a couple decide that they want a child and he has had a vasectomy. They have read that there are two options available to them: a vasectomy reversal or sperm retrieval.

However, it is not a simple either/or scenario. It is a maze of information to navigate around. This is because there are factors within both areas that need discussion and understanding before a decision can be correctly […]

Are There Any Natural Ways To Reverse A Vasectomy

A Question We Are Regularly Asked: Are There Natural Ways To Reverse A Vasectomy

natural ways to reverse a vasectomyWhen men make a conscious decision to undergo a vasectomy, they often do so with the understanding that they will have some options in the future to reverse the procedure and once again be able to have a child. Since there are various surgical methods to separate the vas deferens, the duct that carry the spermatozoa to the main duct that releases the ejaculate fluid, some people believe there are non-surgical methods to […]

By |November 7th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: |0 Comments

Vasectomy reversal versus IVF

vasectomy reversalAlthough you did not want more children, you and your partner have changed your minds and are exploring your options. Yet when considering whether to choose a vasectomy reversal or IVF, you may be unsure as to which route would be best for you. Here are some pros and cons of both to help you make your mind up.

Vasectomy reversal

A vasectomy reversal is a surgical procedure that involves reconstructing the male reproductive system. Live sperm can appear in as little as two weeks after surgery, and in […]

By |May 18th, 2016|Categories: Vasectomy Reversal|Tags: |0 Comments

How long after a vasectomy can it be reversed?

vasectomy reversalThere’s a feeling among many men across the UK that a vasectomy is a line drawn between one phase of life and another. With hugely important implications, the decision to undergo a vasectomy is never taken lightly. But while the circumstances surrounding the decision to have a vasectomy may be entirely valid at one time in the past, life has a knack of surprising us with change when we least expect it. If you are feeling a sense of regret over a vasectomy decision you made – whether in […]

By |May 11th, 2016|Categories: Vasectomy Reversal|Tags: |0 Comments

Should you consider saving sperm during a vasectomy reversal?

vasectomy reversalThe main reason that men contact us for a vasectomy reversal is to enable them to father a child, whether this is with a new partner or to increase their family.

At The Vasectomy Reversal Centre we have high levels of success, but sometimes patients want to know that they can try for a baby through IVF if the reversal doesn’t work and ask to harvest sperm, as part of the procedure.

Successful vasectomies

The vasectomy reversal success rate at the centre is very positive and we regularly monitor and […]

By |May 4th, 2016|Categories: Vasectomy Reversal|Tags: |0 Comments

5 things to consider when having a vasectomy reversal

vasectomy reversalChoosing to have a vasectomy is a big decision; having a vasectomy reversal is a bigger decision still. Whatever your concerns, you can rest assured that you’re in safe hands at The Vasectomy Reversal Centre, Nottingham: one of the best vasectomy reversal clinics in the UK. Our resident surgeon, Mr Harriss, performs around 500 reversals each year and has an astounding success rate, with 98% of men who have the reversal within three years and seven months of their vasectomy becoming fertile.

Here are five things to consider […]

By |April 27th, 2016|Categories: Vasectomy Reversal|Tags: |0 Comments

Why you don’t need to be nervous about semen analysis

The most common reason men have for undergoing vasectomy reversal is to recover their fertility and have children. After a vasectomy reversal, you may therefore be worried about the fertility of your sperm. This is a very common concern, but it’s also very easy to address – all you have to do is undergo semen analysis. But is semen analysis really the right choice for you? We believe it is. You may be concerned about the cost of the analysis or about the process itself, but the reality […]

By |April 13th, 2016|Categories: semen analysis|Tags: |0 Comments

Exploring the reasons for vasectomy reversal

Though men should consider a vasectomy a permanent decision, it is possible for a vasectomy reversal to restore fertility in those men who change their minds. Some common reasons for a reversal include;

– Remarriage / new relationship
– Failed IVF treatment
– Post vasectomy pain

At The Vasectomy Reversal Centre in Nottingham, we would like to reassure you that regardless of how long it has been since your operation, vasectomy reversal can still be effective – even after very long periods of time, such as 25 years for instance.

An example of […]

By |April 6th, 2016|Categories: Vasectomy Reversal|Tags: , |0 Comments

3 vasectomy reversal ‘risks’ you should stop worrying about

vasectomy reversalUndergoing any form of medical procedure can be daunting and stressful. Sadly, vasectomy reversals are no exception. If you’re currently preparing yourself for a vasectomy reversal, it’s entirely natural for you to feel worried. There are several common concerns that people tend to fixate on because they are worried about their vasectomy reversal operation. We’d like to put you at ease by showing you that these concerns aren’t as huge as they seem. Without further ado, here are three things you should stop worrying about prior to […]

By |March 30th, 2016|Categories: Vasectomy Reversal|Tags: |0 Comments