Dr. Bregman performs infant circumcision in his Vancouver office, utilizing the Mogen clamp. He only performs the procedure for infants starting at 8 days old until 3 months of age.
What is Circumcision?
Male circumcision is one of the world’s oldest medical procedures, dating back thousands of years. In recent years circumcision has been found to have numerous health benefits and is employed across the globe.
How Common is Circumcision Today?
Approximately 37% to 39% of males worldwide are circumcised, about half for religious or cultural reasons. Dr. Bregman provides circumcision in Vancouver, from his office on West Broadway.
What are the Benefits of Circumcision?
Specific benefits identified included prevention of urinary tract infections, penile cancer, and transmission of some sexually transmitted infections, including HIV.