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    Default vasectomy reversal qld - where do I go?

    hi I have been looking into vasectomy reversal. my husband had vasectomy nov 2013 we are wanting it reversed we live on boarder if nsw and qld. we have explored the metrocentre and a urologist in Brisbane dr Peter Campbell..... so confused on where to go opinions please

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    Did you end up going ahead with the procedure? My husband had his reversal two weeks ago with Dr Tracey on the Gold Coast. We'd originally booked with the Metrocentre which was going to cost a fortune ($8k/9k) and now looks like it's closed down anyway. We were able to have the procedure with Dr Tracey covered by our private health insurance so it only cost around $1,100. All seems good so far! We have a follow-up appointment this week.

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    Hi yes we did go ahead with it.... We used dr capmbell at Brisbane the reversal has worked but he only has 2 million live at the 3 month sample

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    Question vasectomy reversal

    Quote Originally Posted by SurferGalGC View Post
    Did you end up going ahead with the procedure? My husband had his reversal two weeks ago with Dr Tracey on the Gold Coast. We'd originally booked with the Metrocentre which was going to cost a fortune ($8k/9k) and now looks like it's closed down anyway. We were able to have the procedure with Dr Tracey covered by our private health insurance so it only cost around $1,100. All seems good so far! We have a follow-up appointment this week.

    Hi SurferGal,

    We are checking options in Gold Coast and Brisbane and find that Metro Centre is quit expensive we had similar quote than you, the problem is that Private Insurance has not agreements with them so does not cover much, that means out of our pocket is almost the full amount.( $8k/$9k)
    I wanted to ask you how it went the surgery with Dr. Tracey? Possibilities are the same?, good doctor? Which private insurance you have? We have BUPA. I will appreciate your feedback. Thanks in advance

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    Hi @Layla Morgan so far so good! The procedure went well, Dr Tracey seemed happy with it and gave us the go ahead to start trying after four weeks. It takes up to three months for everything to rejuvenate I believe but he said no harm in trying (I'm going to test in a few days, eek!). Our three month analysis for DH's little dudes is coming up in a couple of weeks.

    My DH is with Medibank. Dr Tracey does it in a way so that the procedure is "medically necessary" and covered by private health. Our out of pocket expenses were about $1200. The procedure was done at Pindara. Dr Tracey specialises in the area unlike Dr Lekich at MC who specialises in microsurgery in general. I'll give you an update on the analysis in a few weeks.

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    That is great @SurferGalGC, keep me post it, We have appointment next week with Dr. Tracey as well. Good look with first analysis. Cheers!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Layla Morgan View Post
    That is great @SurferGalGC, keep me post it, We have appointment next week with Dr. Tracey as well. Good look with first analysis. Cheers!
    How did your appointment go @layla

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    Quote Originally Posted by SurferGalGC View Post
    How did your appointment go @layla
    @SurferGalGC, our appointment went well, actually my DH is schedule for surgery begining of January. Will keep you post it.
    How it went your first analysis? Any news?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Layla Morgan View Post
    @SurferGalGC, our appointment went well, actually my DH is schedule for surgery begining of January. Will keep you post it.
    How it went your first analysis? Any news?
    Oh wow, that's exciting!! We were planning on dropping the test in today but it slipped our mind, will try and do it tomorrow but probably won't get the results any time soon with Christmas so close. I'm super excited to start trying this month since it's now three months post-op. Yay!

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    Hi @SurferGalGC
    How everything is going? Just to keep you update, these is my DH second week recovery so hopefully we start trying soon. We have a follow up Aptm. tomorrow with Dr.
    Any look yet? Are you in 3rd month yet?
    Best of look!


 

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