Helpful Links

Be sure to review the Procedure Details and the Instructions including the Consent form for an overview of vasectomy.  You will have an opportunity to discuss any questions with Dr. Matson prior to the visit.  If you would like to ask Dr. Matson a question prior the the visit you may submit a questions here.

There are many resources for gathering information in order to make an informed decision in regards to vasectomy.  Your primary doctor, your significant other’s OB/GYN, and a urologist like Dr. Matson are excellent resources when it comes to discussing the pro’s and con’s of any contraceptive choice.

The internet can help in your exploration of options, but be careful to explore legitimate and reliable sources.  Several sites below may help you expand your knowledge of contraceptive options.

National Institutes of Health
www.nih.gov

American Urological Association Health Guide
www.urologyhealth.org

WebMD
www.webmd.com/vasectomy

New York Times Health Guide
http://health.nytimes.com/ref/health/healthguide/esn-vasectomy-ess.html