Vaginoplasty
 

.............................................What is a Vaginoplasty? ...................................

 

Vaginoplasty it is an elective cosmetic reconstructive and corrective vaginal surgery called also vaginal rejuvenation or aesthetic vaginal surgery.

 

With weakened vaginal muscle, women loose their pleasure and their self confidence, and sexual intercourse becomes discomforting for both parties.

 

This surgery aims to:

-       Tightening and lifting the wall and the opening of the vagina;

-       Strengthen the function of the vulvo-vaginal area;

-       Firm up to gain tone and tightness;

-       Reshape tissue for youthful appearances;

-       Restore control over the vagina .

 

....................................                     .Why women wants a Vaginoplasty?..                          ...........................................

 

Women undergo this surgery to: 

-       Sooth pain and distress during intercourse if any;

-       Restore pleasures of intimacy;

-       Increase  sexual response;

-       Ameliorate their sensitivity and orgasms;

-       Improve the esthetics of their genitals.

 

..................................................................                ....Procedure.                               ......................................................

 

The physician will remove the excess of lying in order to tighten the internal and external sections of the vagina. This will help in the vagina increase friction during intercourse to improve pleasure for the woman and her partner.

 

............................................................................            Risks.                                             ..............................................

 

The risks of Vaginoplasty might include:

 

·       You might experience bleeding, swelling and pain at the beginning of the surgery, depending on your healing process;

·       You might be subject of wound opening if not careful in the post operation stage;

·       Few reported numbness or decrease in pleasure or sensation;

·       Experts attribute a low rate of complications to this surgery.

 

........................................................                               Post-operative care............                ..........................................

·       You will be asked to apply a cold press and ice-packs for swelling and pain;

·       We may request a follow up visit to clean and check your wound;

·       An Antibiotic may be prescribed;

·       No shower for 48 hours;

·       No carrying heavy objects or exertion for the next 3 to 5 days;

·       No sexual intercourse for almost 2 to 3 weeks.

 

...................................................                                 ..Operations conditions.......              .............................................

·       The operation is done in one 1 hour;

·       It can be performed under local anaesthesia or general anaesthesia;

·       It is a painless procedure;

·       The patient leaves the clinic the same day and return to normal activity the next day.

 

.....................................................                              ..Cost of Vaginoplasty......               ................................................

The prices range from $1500 to $3,000, depending on the extent of the surgery and the part to be reconstructed and tightened. The laser therapy rejuvenation can substitute the vaginoplasty if the vagina is not showing too much laxity.

 

 

Bernard Kassab

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