After having vaginoplasty surgery, how long do you need to wait to have intercourse?
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Intercourse after Labiaplasty or Vaginoplasty
It is customary to wait a minimum of 6 weeks before having intercouse after either vaginoplasty or labiaplasty.
To be sure, see two or more board-certified plastic surgeons in your area for a full and complete evaluation to make sure you are a good candidate and that it is safe for you to have surgery.
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Sex After Vaginoplasty
With surgical vaginoplasty the minimum is 2 months, at which time you may start vaginal softening exercises. This takes approximately 2 weeks. Usually after 2 ½ to 3 months you may resume regular activity. With non-surgical tightening you may resume sexual activity immediately after treatment.
How long to wait for intercourse after vaginoplasty?
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Sex after Vaginoplasty
Vaginal Rejuvenation (a.k.a. vaginoplasty) is performed to reconstruct (more or less tighten) the vaginal vault most commonly following natural vaginal birth. Again, like most other surgery, the experience of and “attention to detail” (a.k.a. compulsiveness) by the surgeon is the most important element to achieving a good result. Although there is some merit to Kegal exercises, many patients with laxity after natural vaginal birth fail to obtain sufficient tightening. For these patients, vaginoplasty, tightening of the vaginal vault muscles from the introits (opening) up to the cervix is typically the best solution. The procedure is commonly done on an outpatient basis in about an hour under either deep intravenous sedation or general anesthesia. Recovery is gradual but probably the worst for the first 4-5 days until swelling starts to reside then patients feel better each day thereafter. Sexual activity is usually refrained for about 6 weeks. In a study I was involved in back in 2009, 87% of vaginoplasty patients were satisfied with their results and had an improved sexual experience post-operatively. Typical (all inclusive) fee at my office/surgery center is $8500. Glad to help.
Intercourse after vaginoplasty
After having Vaginoplasty surgery, how long you need to wait have a intercourse?
Kenneth Hughes, MD
Los Angeles, CA.....
How soon after vaginoplasty can you resume intercourse?
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