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Miami QLD 4220

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250 Ipswich Road

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Level 7, 44 Miller St
North Sydney NSW 2060

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118 Wellington Parade
East Melbourne VIC 3002

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Cairns

Apple Tree Medical
2 Cumberland Ave

Smithfield QLD 4878

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Mackay Specialist and Day Surgery
85 Willetts Road

Mackay QLD 4740

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What is a vasectomy?

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29,000 Australian men have a vasectomy each year, and that number’s growing A vasectomy is one of the most effective and healthy methods of family planning. The procedure—when carried out by someone with expertise in microsurgical reversible vasectomies—is straightforward and minimally invasive. A specialised vasectomy can be performed in around…


Vasectomy Recovery

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Considering a vasectomy takes time and research. It is an important decision to make and all aspects of the process, including vasectomy recovery, should be carefully understood before moving forward. Dr Lekich encourages all patients researching a vasectomy to carefully consider who and where they will receive their treatment as…


So, how effective is a vasectomy?

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Effectiveness is an important and common concern when choosing a birth control method. So what is the effectiveness of a vasectomy? During a vasectomy, the vas deferens from each testicle is clamped, cut, or otherwise sealed and prevents the release of sperm when a man ejaculates. A vasectomy is considered…


Don’t be disheartened by a failed vasectomy reversal

Dont be disheartened by a failed vasectomy reversal

A failed vasectomy reversal is not your last chance to have children If you have received a vasectomy reversal in the past that failed, it’s important to know that this does not exclude you from a successful vasectomy reversal. IVF is not your only option and it is always beneficial…


Sexual activity after a vasectomy reversal

Sexual activity after a vasectomy reversal

Many men ask “Will a vasectomy reversal cause any sexual problems?” or “will sex change after a vasectomy reversal?”. Here at Metrocentre we understand your concerns, especially because part of the reason of getting an original vasectomy can be related to wanting to optimise the frequency of sex without the…


Reports on Long-term Pill Use

Reports on Long-term Pill Use

If Long-term Pill Use is no longer appropriate, then consider an Open Ended Vasectomy with Metrocentre. There are certain situations when you’re not able to take the contraceptive pill, such as; Weight gain Pigmentation Nausea and vomiting Dizziness Head ache or migraine Depression High blood pressure Loss of libido Bone…


Vasectomy Reversal or IVF, which is more successful for pregnancy?

Should I pick Vasectomy reversal or IVF

When starting a second family, or even your first after a vasectomy it’s important to consider your options Many Australian families are considering trying for a family for the second time. Thousands of Australian men in particular are looking into vasectomy reversals to reverse the choice that they made years…


Can Vasectomy influence Overpopulation?

Metrocentre’s Dr Chris Lekich was recently interview by David Sibenaler for the Royal Institution of Australia. The article focused on overpopulation and the role vasectomies could play in preventing the issue. You can read the full article in power point format below. [gallery skin="glass" useShadow='false' container_width="640px" useNav='false' effect='false' effects='false' useCaption='false'…


Metrocentre’s Vasectomy Reversal Procedure Creates another Family

Metrocentre was recently featured on goldcoast.com.au, after Dr Chris Lekich performed a vasectomy reversal – inspired by the microsurgical techniques of his mentors. Ross and Sonia Deakin were one of many couples who changed their minds after undergoing a vasectomy procedure. Ross had already undergone a vasectomy when the couple…


Start a Conversation this World Vasectomy Day

Start a Conversation this World Vasectomy Day

By starting a conversation you can help bring awareness to a problem that is making worldwide issues such as global warming, poverty and war all the more complicated – Population. For men who don’t want to have children, having a vasectomy is the best way that they can be responsible…


The Questions You Should Ask Yourself Before You Undertake a Vasectomy

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When it comes to selecting an appropriate form of contraception, many men find a vasectomy procedure worth considering. The selection of reliable contraception is a highly important decision for all sexually active males, and at Metrocentre we offer one of the most reliable and permanent forms of contraception: an open…


Potential Complications Associated with Oral Contraceptives and Long Term Use

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Recent studies have revealed some concerning potential side effects and increased risks associated with the use of oral contraceptives… A reliable, long term contraceptive method is a must for many couples who are not wishing to start or expand their family in the near future. There are a range of…


Open-Ended Vasectomies reduce the risk of Post-Operation Complications

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An open-ended vasectomy is one of the safest vasectomy techniques with reduced damage to microtubule congestion and is easier to reverse… The topic of contraception, especially for men, can be a difficult subject to discuss but the fact is, by taking contraception from  a women’s domain to an option for…


Metrocentre Open-Ended Vasectomy Procedures offer Men Closure for Post-Op Sexual Concerns

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The Vasectomy has long been associated with the myth that it lower sex drives, reduces sexual pleasure and decreases penis size which has caused some men to dismiss it as a contraceptive option... A common fear amongst men is undergoing a vasectomy procedure or ‘the snip’ which will cause them…


Men are Seeking Effective Vasectomy Reversal Procedures as a Result of Second Partnerships

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Giddy up, this isn’t your first rodeo! Second marriages are on the rise and so is the interest in effective vasectomy reversal procedures. Almost one fifth of Australian marriages now involve a partner that has been married before, and this has influenced the popularity and interest in vasectomy reversal procedures…


Common Vasectomy Concerns Busted!

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When it comes to vasectomy procedures there are many myths in regards to the potential side effects associated with this minimally invasive procedure. At Metrocentre we are sharing our expertise to help bust many of the most common myths and misconceptions associated with Vasectomy procedures. Some of the most common…


We Shed Light on the Most Common Vasectomy Myths

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At Metro Centre We Demystify 3 Common Myths about Vasectomy We know that like many other medical procedures, some information can become twisted and believed as truth. At Metro Centre we know the power of total knowledge, and have decided to shed some light on some of the most common…


Is a Vasectomy The Right Choice For You?

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Getting a vasectomy is a medical decision which requires a lot of planning and careful decision making. Here at Metrocentre we can offer expert medical advice so that you feel you have the right mental tools in order to make the right decision. Dr Lekich at Metrocentre is one of the…


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Vasectomy Procedures vs. Tubal Ligation (Tubes tied)

What is the right choice for you and your partner? As a couple, selecting the most appropriate birth control method can be a lengthy and confusing process. If you and your partner have already had children, or are not interested in ever having a child, then you may wish to…

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Metrocentre Locations

Metrocentre: Gold Coast

24 Hillcrest Parade
Miami QLD 4220

Metrocentre: Brisbane

Suite 13, Level 1, PA Central Building
250 Ipswich Road

Buranda QLD 4102

Metrocentre: Sydney

Level 7, 44 Miller St
North Sydney NSW 2060

Metrocentre: Melbourne

118 Wellington Parade
East Melbourne VIC 3002

Metrocentre: Cairns

Apple Tree Medical
2 Cumberland Ave

Smithfield QLD 4878

Metrocentre Mackay

Metrocentre: Mackay

Mackay Specialist and Day Surgery
85 Willetts Road

Mackay QLD 4740