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Male sterilization

A vasectomy is performed by a urologist. To schedule an appointment, please contact the Urology department.

Female sterilization 

Tubal ligation

  • Laparoscopic bilateral tubal ligation is a same-day surgery procedure with a two to seven day recovery time.
  • Postpartum tubal ligation is performed in the hospital after a vaginal delivery or at the time of a C-section.

In-clinic permanent birth control

  • Tubal occlusion (Essure)
  • After this procedure, you will be seen again in three months to confirm effectiveness of treatment.
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