Circumcisions in Edinburgh
By The Leading private provider of circumcision for boys
Circumcisions in Edinburgh
All circumcisions in Edinburgh are performed by the highly experienced paediatric surgeon of Glasgow Circumcision Clinic and clinical lead Dr Basith Amjad. The surgeon of the clinic is very experienced in performing circumcisions and has carried out over 500 procedures.
You can be assured of the servie we will provide for you when it comes to circumcisions in Edinburgh. Circumcision is one of the the most common surgical procedures carried out worldwide, with 25 circumcisions performed every minute. It is also one of the oldest and one of the simplest. Circumcision is the surgical removal of a fold of skin (known as the “foreskin”) that covers the head (glans) of the non-erect penis
Circumcisions are usually performed for religious, cultural and medical reasons.
Reasons for Circumcisions
Circumcisions in Edinburgh are usually performed for the following reasons:
- Religious, cultural
- Recurrent infections under the foreskin (balanitis)
- A chronically inflamed foreskin (balanitis xerotica obliterans or BXO)
- Urinary tract infection
- Preventative measures against some sexually transmitted diseases in men; such as HIV.
Qualified Paediatric Surgeons
Circumcision does not require hospital admission. The operation will be conducted at our clinic. All Circumcisions in Edinburgh, carried out at our clinic is performed by a fully qualified and highly experienced paediatric surgeon who is assisted by fully qualified nurses. After the operation, your son will rest at home. You can download our Aftercare Brochure here for further information and guidance.
If you do decide to have circumcision, ensure it is done by a qualified and experienced doctor, many claim to be experienced practitioners but in our opinion, for your peace of mind and your sons wellbeing, circumcisions should only be carried out by a qualified paediatric surgeon. Contact Glasgow Circumcision Clinic now and book your appointment.
Glasgow Circumcision Clinic offers patients and their families a professional circumcision service. It is a private male religious, cultural and medical circumcision clinic based in Glasgow that caters for the circumcision of male infants aged between 2 weeks and 4 months using the plastibell technique and reassuringly, we are the leading private provider of circumcision for boys.
Our patients and their families are offered a complete care package with both preoperative and postoperative support and assistance. A thorough professional service with the use of the safest technique is used to assure a safe and satisfactory outcome to all families who choose to use our services.
Surgeons at the clinic have extensive experience in performing religious, cultural and medical circumcisions.