FAQs about Vaginoplasty

1. What is Vaginoplasty?

Vaginoplasty or Vaginal Tightening is a treatment that tightens the vaginal canal that has been loosened due to childbirth, aging, or injury. By tightening and strengthening the lax vaginal muscles and tissue, Vaginoplasty treats issues such as incontinence, vaginal dryness, decreased sensitivity during sexual intercourse, and more.

2. What are the types of Vaginoplasty?

There are two types of Vaginoplasty treatment.

a. Surgical Vaginal Tightening

This is the surgical form of Vaginoplasty, where the stretched muscles and tissue in the vagina are surgically joined, and any excess lining in the vagina, removed. Since surgery is required, the recovery time is longer than other forms of Vaginoplasty.

b. Vaginal Tightening using Radiofrequency

Using a temperature controlled Radio Frequency, the vaginal canal is tightened in multiple sessions conducted over a span of 3 months approximately. This is a non-surgical and non-invasive form of Vaginoplasty, which does not require any downtime.

3. What is the difference between Vaginal Rejuvenation and Vaginoplasty?

During Vaginoplasty, the vaginal canal and opening are tightened, which strengthens the vaginal tissues and reduces the diameter of the vaginal canal. Vaginal Rejuvenation includes various procedures that correct the functionality and aesthetics of the vaginal area. Vaginoplasty is a single treatment while vaginal rejuvenation can be a combination of multiple procedures such as labiaplasty, vaginoplasty, etc. depending on the aesthetic desire of the patient.

4. Am I a suitable candidate for Vaginoplasty?

Women who face issues such as incontinence, decreased sexual satisfaction, vaginal dryness, etc. due to childbirth, aging or injury can opt for Vaginoplasty. Our best vaginoplasty surgeon will accurately diagnose your condition and recommend the necessary treatment to get your issue fixed efficiently. Get in touch with our expert cosmetic gynecologist to discuss your medical condition.

5. What steps or precautions should I take to prepare for the surgery?

Every treatment has its own set of precautions and measures to be taken. Typically, your surgeon will advise you to avoid drinking or smoking, and also skip certain dosages of blood thinners like aspirin before the treatment. This will help your body heal faster.

6. How long does the Vaginoplasty treatment take?

The treatment usually takes anywhere from 45 min-2 hours, depending on the work needed to be done, and the severity of your condition.

7. How soon can I return to work after Vaginoplasty surgery?

As long as your work does not require any heaving lifting or strenuous activities, your surgeon would allow you to go back to work 5-7 days after the surgical Vaginoplasty procedure. Vaginal Tightening with Radiofrequency requires no downtime at all.

8. How soon can I resume sex after Vaginoplasty?

If you have opted for Surgical Vaginal Tightening, the surgeon would advise you to wait 6-8 weeks post the procedure, to resume any sexual activity. With Radiofrequency Vaginoplasty, no wait is required.

9. How much discomfort or pain will I face after Vaginoplasty?

You might feel moderate pain for 5-6 days post the procedure, which is easily controlled by painkillers prescribed by the surgeon. Vaginal Tightening with radiofrequency does not induce any pain at all.

10. What is the cost of Vaginoplasty?

The cost of Vaginoplasty depends on the type of treatment you undergo, as well as the severity of your condition. In case this procedure is part of Vaginal Rejuvenation, the cost of the other procedures would be included in the total estimate as well. Get in touch with our team to know the exact cost of vaginoplasty in Mumbai.

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