BesnijdenisPunt offers you two methods, the Classical Surgical method with sutures and/or tissue glue and the Clamp method. Each doctor is experienced in both methods.
There is no minimum or maximum age limit for a circumcision. We perform circumcisions at all ages, even for adults. However, the advice generally applies: the younger the better. We advise parents who want their son to be circumcised to have it done at a very young age. An infant of only a few months old won’t notice anything during the entire circumcision. Discomfort and fear can play a role for children older than 1 year, however we can treat this easily with light sedation or good distraction. Furthermore, the healing process is often faster in younger children.
BesnijdenisPunt is very well aware of the fact that the circumcision of your son is a special day, where you and your family members would like to be a part of. In our clinic it is possible for the parents to be present during the circumcision together with a few other family members, as long as their presence does not disturb the treatment process.
Before the circumcision of a child, both parents or the legal representatives must have read and signed the informed consent. In case of an adult circumcision, the patient must have read and signed the informed consent statement himself. For a child aged between 12 and 16, both parents and the child must have read and signed the informed consent statement. In the declaration of the informed consent, you declare: