Vasectomy Requests Peak During March Madness

The basketball court is not the only place for March Madness this week. At this time of year, many urologists see a deluge of requests from men seeking a vasectomy. Many men plan a vasectomy for this week with an eye toward watching the NCAA basketball tournament all weekend while they recuperate, says urologist Edmund Sabanegh, MD, Chair … Read More

Vasectomy Reversal: 5 Facts Men Need to Know

When a man chooses to have a vasectomy, it may feel like a permanent choice. It doesn’t have to be. Most men are candidates for vasectomy reversal, a simple procedure that allows them to start or expand a family. Edmund Sabanegh, MD, Chair of Urology at Cleveland Clinic, offers insight. 1. When life changes, you … Read More

Vasectomy Reversals Are More Common

If the increase in vasectomy reversals Edmund Sabanegh, MD, has seen at the Cleveland Clinic is any indication, the nation’s well-being is on the upswing. Requests for the procedure have risen 82 percent in three years.  “People are thinking more about having children and having the financial means to undertake this procedure,” Dr. Sabanegh says, … Read More

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