Vasectomy

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Available at the following locations

  • Blackburn with Darwen
    • Chorley & South Ribble
      • Preston

        Summary

        Is a permanent method of contraception for men. It is highly effective and carried out under local anaesthetic in a community setting.

        What we do

        Men can self-refer for an initial appointment at their local Contraception Clinic, or via there GP depending on the area they live in. (If you contact 01772 401140 the will give you information for the referral pathway for your area) Usually after they have discussed other options for contraception for their partner and decided that vasectomy may be preferred, an appointment is then made for the procedure.

        Male sterilisation (vasectomy) is freely available within certain Contraception Clinics. Advice regarding Vasectomy (male sterilisation) is available from all our Contraception Clinics uses the location finder to find the most convenient clinic for you.

        How to access the service

        You can self-refer by contacting to one of the Contraception Clinics (use the location finder on the site for your nearest CaSH Clinic) or your GP can send a referral direct to the LCFT Vasectomy Service.

        Useful Links:

        http://www.cashlancashirecare.nhs.uk/MaleSterilisation.php

        External Website

        http://www.cashlancashirecare.nhs.uk/MaleSterilisation.php

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