Although the number of adult men undergoing a circumcision has dropped to 20%, men are still undergoing the procedure. Are there any risks that should be noted before undergoing the procedure? What are some of the benefits of a circumcision? Read below to find out the answers.
Some of the benefits associated with undergoing a circumcision include:
Before undergoing any surgical procedure, it is important to understand the risks. For a circumcision, it is even more important as this surgical procedure is unable to be redone. Some of the risks include:
At Southport Doctors, the circumcision procedure occurs at the Gold Coast Surgery Centre and is performed by the experienced Dr Michael Read who has over 30 years’ experience performing circumcisions. Since a circumcision procedure doesn’t interfere with work life, you will be required to have a day off work for the surgery and possibly another two additional days for recovery. Although in the past, we have seen some patients return to work the next day – although this isn’t recommended.
If you are considering a circumcision or would like more information, contact us at Southport Doctors. Alternatively, you can contact Dr Michael Read at Gold Coast Surgery Centre where he can sit down with you and discuss the procedure in more details.