Adult Circumcisions in London – Book Online Today

Adult Circumcisions in London

Circumcisions is safer and a less hazardous procedure for adults. It is performed under local anaesthetic injection using single-use disposable instruments. (The pain from the injection is for approximately 30 seconds.)

Adult Circumcision Procedure

Traditional surgical methods with suturing is used for adult circumcision, and the sutures falls off on its own in due course. We provide antibiotics as a treatment. You may need painkillers such as traditional paracetamol and Ibuprofen if you are not allergic to them, and it is recommended to buy them before the procedure.

Health Benefits

Circumcisions help prevent sexually transmitted infections and diseases, such as HIV. The World Health Organisation has said it reduces risks in heterosexual males by at least 60%. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (US) has released draft guidelines recommending male circumcisions. Circumcisions also reduce the risk of genital herpes and certain strains of human papillomavirus by 30%, and furthermore it lower the risk of urinary tract infections during infancy, and penile cancer in adulthood.

Low Risk

The main with adults after a circumcision within adult is bleeding with erection after the procedure, swelling and occasionally infection. We advise you to take at least 2 weeks off work for recovery. You should ideally have a friend or family member to take you home by car, and we advise you avoid public transport after the procedure. The pain is very minimal after the procedure as we apply special dressing and use adequate long acting local anaesthetic.

After-Care

We provide the best after-care for all our patients. All the relevant information and best practise after the surgical procedure is provided by our chief doctor and surgeon.