Circumcision has not been shown to negatively impact sexual functions.
Circumcision for Babies & Infants Brisbane
The use of this device reduces the risk of bleeding complications compared to other methods. The plastic device is inserted under the foreskin to separate it from the penis. The device is secured with a ligature and then the excess foreskin is removed. The plastic device will detach with the redundant foreskin in 7-14 days. Dr Wong will review the child after 1 week, there is no fee for the follow up appointment. Dr Wong is also on call after hours if you have any concerns. Dr Wong is experienced using both Plastibell (the original plastic device) as well as the new CircumPlast device for babies.
After the procedure, the baby can be bathed and diapered as usual, no dressing is required.
The initial consultation fee is $65.00 (this includes anaesthetic cream to be applied pre procedure) consultation Medicare Rebate is $37.05. Fee for circumcision procedure- new borns using Plastibell device is $550 this includes anaesthetic cream (Medicare rebate is approximately $39). Toddlers who require circumcision with suturing technique fee is $660 (Medicare rebate is approximately $39). There is no charge for the follow up appointment.
Adult and Teenager Circumcision
After the surgery topical antibiotic ointment and dressing will be applied. Antibiotics are usually prescribed for a few days to reduce risk of infections at the doctors discretion. Pain killers may be needed in the first 2-3 days. Initial Consultation is $65 (Medicare rebate is $37.05) this price includes the anaesthetic cream to be applied pre procedure.
Fee for Partial Technique Circumcision for Adults & teens is $770. Fee for Full Circumcision Technique is $990. (Procedure is performed using local anaesthetics) with a Medicare rebate or approximately $120. Gas sedation is $150 and extra for intravenous sedation. You will be booked for a follow up appointment 2 weeks post procedure, there is no fee for this consultation. Dr Wong is on call after hours if you have any concerns.