Summary: Referral to Addenbrooke’s or Hinchingbrooke not appropriate; not available on the NHS

Advice: Referral to Addenbrooke’s or Hinchingbrooke not appropriate. Not available on the NHS unless you have obtained written authorisation from the purchasing health authority agreeing to fund the procedure on the NHS
Refer To: Any adult urologist


Clinical information

Vasectomy is not available on the NHS at Addenbrooke’s or Hinchingbrooke but is provided in the private hospitals, in designated GP surgeries and by the Marie Stopes Foundation.

If the procedure needs to be performed under general anaesthetic, it will be necessary to obtain PCT authorisation before referral on the NHS.

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