It is not normal for every infant or kid to be circumcisied. Circumcision is a surgical treatment to remove the foreskin covering the penis’s end in a kid. Sometimes a child is born with two instead of one flaps covering. In such an instance it becomes essential for a kid to have circumcision surgery.
It is done for medical, personal and religious reasons.
Fun Fact: Did you know that a baby boy’s foreskin will not pull fully till the child reaches the age of 5.
It is a wrong belief that circumcision treatment is harmful. On the contrary, it is safe and we do any surgery only after studying the cause of circumcision in a kid. If it’s for a medical reason we conduct a proper diagnosis before the surgery.
Like any surgical procedure, circumcision carries some risks and potential complications. These can include bleeding, infection, and damage to the penis. Serious complications are rare and occur in less than 1% of cases.
There are many ways utilised by us to check if a baby has a circumcised penis. These are always used and recommended by our Doctor.
Physical examination- The Doctor can find the circumcised penis by looking at the penis of a baby. If the foreskin doesn’t pull back till the age of 5 then he recommends the surgery.
We use the surgical method to remove the penis foreskin and recommend it to be performed by the age of 1 year. At this age, it is easy to care for a child’s penis. The surgery we do is painless and the child will remain sedated till the surgery is complete.
The surgery is recommended normally 72 hours after the child’s birth.
There are 4 major steps involved in a circumcision surgery which are:
We recommend you to follow these steps after a child’s surgery to quicken the healing process:
Dr. Sujit Chowdhary, the best pediatric urologist performs any surgery on the kid only after the administration of the anaesthesia. Hence the child will feel no pain at all as the baby will be asleep during the whole surgical process.
The cost is dependent on the reputation of the Doctor. The best pediatric urologist in Delhi does this surgery at an affordable price and has a good success rate in performing successful circumcision surgeries.