Hymenoplasty

Genital Cosmetic Surgery (Hymenoplasty, Vaginoplasty, Labiaplasty) Treatment Clinic in Bahawalpur.

Vaginoplasty is plastic surgery of the vagina, often performed to strengthen the vaginal muscles after childbirth and is often referred to as vaginal rejuvenation. Vaginoplasty is also used to correct vaginal defects or to construct a vagina for sex reassignment surgery. Vaginoplasty procedures may involve removing tissue, or grafting tissue from other parts of the body.

There is rise in number of women seeking GENITAL COSMETIC SURGERY (GCS). It is designed to improve the appearance of the genitalia which may lead to psychological and functional improvement in sexual stimulation, self satisfaction and confidence.

 

How is it performed

Vaginoplasty can be performed as a reconstructive or a cosmetic surgery. Depending on the desired goals of the patient, the procedure is performed on a targeted area of the vagina.

Reconstructive surgery may be performed in order to make repairs of vaginal defects which may have been caused by disease or a trauma. Reconstruction may involve tissue being taken from an area of the body to be used to reconstruct areas of the vagina.

Vaginal rejuvenation is a procedure performed to tighten the vaginal muscles and to change the appearance. The surgeon will remove excess vaginal lining, surrounding tissue, and tighten the vaginal muscles. This procedure can be performed with a laser.

 

Sometimes vaginoplasty is combined with labiaplasty – a surgery to reshape the lips. Hymenoplasty, or “revirgination”, involves repairing the hymen to restore it to its original condition. The hymen is a tissue which is broken the first time that a woman has sexual intercourse.


Another procedure sometimes performed is called clitoral hood reduction, which involves removing the tissue which covers the clitoris in order to change the appearance.

Anesthesia: Local anesthetic, or local anesthetic with sedation.

Procedure duration:The Vaginoplasty takes 1 to 2 hours.

What to expect after Vaginoplasty

Post procedure care

Patients should follow hygiene advice from their surgeon. Patients will usually be able to walk comfortably after a few days, but should wait 4 to 6 weeks before having sexual intercourse.

Possible discomfort

Some bruising and discomfort is normal after the procedure. It should reduce over the following two weeks, however patients may wish to avoid activities which could cause additional discomfort and in particular wait before having sexual intercourse.