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Why Circumcision Rates are Rising, According to The Mayo Clinic

The choice to circumcise your newborn son is a personal one, not to be made lightly. When making this decision, it is vital to look at all of the facts available and make an informed decision. A 2014 article compiled by The Mayo Clinic shows that circumcision rates are on the rise due to the [...]

By |February 25th, 2020|Media|0 Comments

Newborn Circumcision FAQ at Our Melbourne Clinic

As a new parent of an infant, the number of decisions you must make can be overwhelming and maybe even a little scary. While newborn circumcision is a common decision, it is a choice to make. Should you circumcise your male newborn baby? What are the reasons to go through with this medical procedure? Of [...]

By |September 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Circumcision benefits outweigh risks: study

FEBRUARY 8, 2017 Sarah Wiedersehn Australian Associated Press The protection boys get from circumcision against severe infection is akin to what they get from vaccination, a leading Australian researcher claims. A systematic review of male infant circumcision, published in the World Journal of Clinical Pediatrics, has found the benefits of the procedure exceed the associated [...]

By |June 20th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Newborn circumcision: a risk-benefit analysis revisited.

Recently a study published in the Canadian Journal of Urology in which a group of scholars including Dr. Pollock offer a different view of circumcision based upon the most recent evidence. The National Post subsequently published an article on this story which we post below for you to read at your convenience: Sharon Kirkey | [...]

By |November 14th, 2016|Media|0 Comments

Due to the evolving situation with COVID-19 Gentle Procedures Clinic in Melbourne has suspended all surgeries until at least September 18th.

We will resume procedures September 18th, based on the guidance of the Victoria Department of Health and Human Services.

Consultations and follow-up visits continue at our Berwick clinic location only.

Please read our COVID-19 Information Page for full detail.

Thank you.