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Circumcision in Adult Men

I was put at ease and felt comfortable throughout and its been a life changing experience and I will be strongly recommending this hospital to anybody considering any of the surgery’s advertised

D, MPH Patient (27th August 2020)

Procedure Time
20 to 30 Mins
Results Seen
Back To Work
Pain Level
Hospital Stay
On Consultation

GMC Registered Surgeons

4000+ Happy Patients

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Medically reviewed by Mr Shivram Singh MBBS, FRCSI, FRCS (Plast), Medical Director & Lead,
Medical Advisory Committee for Manchester Private Hospital

Last Reviewed October 9th 2023

Circumcision Manchester

At Manchester Private Hospital in Manchester, we understand that the decision to undergo circumcision is a personal one, influenced by various factors including cultural, religious, and medical considerations. Our team of experienced surgeons is here to provide you with comprehensive and compassionate care, ensuring that your circumcision procedure is safe, comfortable, and tailored to your individual needs.

What Is Circumcision?

Circumcision is a surgical procedure that involves the removal of the foreskin, the retractable piece of skin covering the head of the penis. It is a common practice with deep-rooted cultural and religious significance in many communities. Beyond cultural and religious traditions, some individuals choose circumcision for medical reasons or personal preferences.

Why Choose Manchester Private Hospital for Circumcision?

When you choose Manchester Private Hospital for your circumcision procedure, you benefit from:

Experienced Surgeons: Our skilled surgeons have performed numerous circumcision procedures, ensuring precision and expertise in every case.

State-of-the-Art Facilities: We are equipped with advanced medical facilities and adhere to the highest standards of safety and hygiene.

Patient Comfort: Your comfort and well-being are our top priorities. We provide a caring and supportive environment throughout your circumcision journey.

Understanding the Procedure

Our circumcision procedure is performed with utmost care and attention to detail. You can expect:

Consultation: We begin with a thorough consultation to discuss your reasons for circumcision and answer any questions you may have.

Surgical Options: You will have the opportunity to choose from various anesthesia options, including local and general anesthesia, to ensure your comfort during the procedure.

Duration and Recovery: Circumcision is typically a relatively quick procedure, and our team will provide you with detailed postoperative care instructions to ensure a smooth recovery.

Preparing for Circumcision

Before the procedure, we will guide you through the preparation process, which includes:

Consultation and Assessment: A comprehensive assessment to evaluate your suitability for the procedure.

Preoperative Instructions: Detailed instructions on what to expect before, during, and after the circumcision.

Addressing Concerns: We encourage you to voice any concerns or questions you may have during this preparation phase.

Aftercare and Recovery

Following your circumcision, our team will provide you with postoperative care guidelines to ensure a smooth and comfortable recovery. We are here to address any concerns and monitor your progress during follow-up appointments.

Book Your Consultation for Circumcision (in Adults Male Only)

If you’re considering circumcision or have questions about the procedure, we invite you for free video or in person consultation with a surgeon. Our friendly and knowledgeable team is here to provide information, schedule consultations, and assist you throughout the process.

At Manchester Private Hospital, a circumcision clinic in Manchester, we are dedicated to helping you make informed decisions about your healthcare. Your well-being is our priority, and we look forward to being part of your journey towards better health and satisfaction.

Contact us today to learn more about our circumcision services and schedule a consultation with our experienced surgeon.

Frequently Asked Questions

People choose circumcision for various reasons:

Cultural and Religious: Circumcision is a common practice in many cultural and religious traditions.

Medical Benefits: Some opt for circumcision to reduce the risk of certain infections, including urinary tract infections and sexually transmitted diseases.

Hygiene: It can be chosen for hygiene reasons, as it may be easier to clean the penis after circumcision.

Personal Preference: Some individuals and families choose circumcision for personal or aesthetic reasons.

Yes, circumcision is generally safe when performed by trained and experienced medical professionals. At Manchester Private Hospital, our surgeons are highly skilled, and we follow strict safety protocols to ensure the well-being of our patients.

Circumcision can be performed at different ages. It is commonly done during infancy, but it can also be carried out on adolescents and adults. The age at which it is performed may vary based on cultural, religious, or medical considerations.

The duration of the circumcision procedure typically ranges from 20 to 30 minutes. However, the exact time can vary depending on individual factors and the chosen anesthesia method.

Yes, anesthesia is used to ensure the patient’s comfort during the procedure. We offer both local and general anesthesia options, and our surgeon will discuss the most suitable choice with you during your consultation.

After circumcision, it is common to experience some discomfort, swelling, and mild pain. Our surgeon will provide you with detailed postoperative care instructions to help manage these symptoms. Most patients can return to their regular activities within a week or so.

Like any surgical procedure, circumcision carries some risks, although they are generally rare. These risks may include bleeding, infection, or an adverse reaction to anesthesia. Our experienced surgeons take all necessary precautions to minimize these risks.

The cost of circumcision can vary depending on various factors, including the type of anesthesia, the facility, and the region. At Manchester Private Hospital, our pricing is competitive and transparent. We recommend scheduling a consultation with us to discuss the specific cost for your individual needs.

In the UK, the cost of circumcision can also vary by location and provider. It’s important to note that circumcision may be available through the National Health Service (NHS) in certain cases. For private clinics like Manchester Private Hospital, costs are typically competitive and can be discussed during a consultation.

No, circumcision does not increase the size of the penis. The procedure involves removing the foreskin, which is a fold of skin covering the head of the penis. Any perceived changes in size are unrelated to circumcision.

Circumcision may be available on the NHS for medical reasons, such as treating certain conditions like phimosis. However, eligibility criteria apply, and the procedure may not be offered for non-medical or personal reasons.

No, circumcision is a surgical procedure that involves the removal of the foreskin. While there are non-surgical techniques and devices marketed as alternatives, they are not considered effective or widely recommended.

Circumcision is less common in the UK than in some other countries, primarily due to cultural and historical differences. However, it is still performed for various medical, religious, and personal reasons.

People choose circumcision for cultural, religious, medical, or personal reasons. It can be performed for hygiene, medical necessity, cultural tradition, or personal preference. Each individual’s motivation may vary.

Yes, circumcision can be performed at different ages, from infancy to adulthood. The age at which it is performed depends on individual circumstances and reasons for seeking the procedure.

Yes, circumcision is generally safe for individuals of all ages when performed by skilled medical professionals in a proper medical facility. Older individuals may experience a slightly different recovery process, which can be discussed during a consultation.

Circumcision is performed under anesthesia, so you should not experience pain during the procedure. However, some discomfort and mild pain can be expected during the recovery period. Pain management and postoperative care are discussed with patients to ensure comfort.

It is generally recommended to wait until you have fully healed and any discomfort has subsided before engaging in sexual activity. This period can vary but is typically several weeks. Your surgeon will provide specific guidelines during your recovery.

Circumcision does not significantly affect the length of the penis in adults. Any changes in appearance are usually minimal and related to the removal of the foreskin.

The level of pain experienced during and after circumcision can vary among individuals. However, with proper anesthesia and postoperative care, discomfort is generally manageable and temporary. Pain levels are discussed with patients, and pain management options are provided.

Scheduling a consultation is easy. Simply visit our book a consultation page to get started or call us at 0161 507 8822. Our friendly staff will assist you in setting up an appointment at a convenient time for you.

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*Procedure prices are not fixed and may vary as procedure costs are tailored to individual requirements so vary from person to person. You will receive a guide price during your initial‚ÄĮeConsult‚ÄĮand a fixed price following your surgeon face to face consultation.


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