Cosmetic Circumcision Revision – Top Specialist in New York City.
What is Circumcision Revision?
Circumcision revision is a procedure designed to correct the appearance of the penis after a prior circumcision. About 5-10% of men experience problems after circumcision that may require correction.
At New York Urology Specialists, we have extensive experience with some of the most complex surgeries on the penis including circumcision revision.
We perform most circumcision revisions in our office under local anesthesia with quick recovery. Read what to expect before and after circumcision revision at New York Urology Specialists.
Surprisingly to many of our patients, we keep circumcision revision costs affordable by saving you hospital fees and anesthesia fees. Patients who are not from New York City can usually fly back the next day.
Read Real Stories of men who underwent circumcision revision at New York Urology Specialists.
- RealStories: Circumcision revision in Adult
- RealStories: Circumcision Revision for a 33-year-old man – out-of-state – flew-in
Where to Get Adult Circumcision Revision in NYC?
At New York Urology Specialists, we offer same-day circumcision revision for men.
We perform cosmetic circumcision, circumcision revision, penile frenuloplasty and offer treatment for phimosis, balanitis, penile irritation, and redness. We treat sexual and erection problems and offer comprehensive STD testing for infections. We offer confidential appointments. Our prices are affordable with or without insurance.
Reasons for Having Circumcision Revision
Many men who have been circumcised at birth or later in life are unsatisfied with the appearance of their penis.
Circumcision revision is a plastic surgery procedure customized to the anatomical needs of each individual patient to provide the best results. Circumcision revision can be performed in our office under local anesthesia or in a surgical center under general anesthesia.
Some men have very prominent stitch marks from prior circumcision; some men have ‘bumps‘ in the scar tissue that sometimes may cause pain, sensitivity or discomfort. Some men have too much skin left after circumcision, in other words, the circumcision is too loose, or the frenulum was not removed. Circumcision revision can often correct these problems. Still, other men had either too much skin removed which can make the penis feel tight with erections or developed ‘turtle-neck‘ or penoscrotal web after circumcision.
Penile skin bridges are another reason to have circumcision revision. In this case, the removal of penile skin bridges often solves the problem. Penile cysts can also infrequently occur within the circumcision scar. Depending on the size and location of penile cysts, cyst excision or circumcision revision can be performed.
At New York Urology Specialists, We Correct the Following Problems with Prior Circumcisions
Circumcision Scar Revision
Some men have uneven, very pronounced circumcision scar that may be very noticeable and desire to have circumcision scar removal. This is what is called a hypertrophic scar.
Some men feel chronic and constant pain, discomfort or irritation of circumcision scar. Depending on the problem either medical treatment or circumcision scar removal may help with the problem.
Sometimes one side of the penis has excessive or uneven skin which can be corrected with circumcision revision. Excessive, wide and uneven circumcision scar edges can also be corrected with circumcision revision.
Incomplete or Partial Circumcision
Occasionally incomplete circumcision can cause trauma and pain during sex; occasionally we have seen phimosis-like appearance after partial circumcision. Some men experience poor hygiene as a result of incomplete circumcision. It is not uncommon for men to experience embarrassment or decreased self-esteem due to the appearance of the penis. As a result, men can experience difficulty in establishing and maintaining intimate relationships. We offer affordable correction of incomplete or partial circumcision in our office under local anesthesia.
Removal of the Frenulum of the Penis After Circumcision
Sometimes a very prominent frenulum, if not removed during circumcision or if only partially removed, can cause unsightly appearance or discomfort during sex. Some men have large and unsightly frenular skin on the underneath of the penis that affects the appearance of the penis and sometimes causes irritation and pain during sex. We offer frenuloplasty after circumcision as well as frenuloplasty revision. The procedure is done in the office under local anesthesia with minimal discomfort.
Types of Circumcision Revision
Circumcision revision is a surgical procedure performed to correct or improve the appearance of the penis and penile skin after a prior circumcision. The most commonly performed revision is the straightening of the circumcision scar or removing the excessive or uneven foreskin.
A more complex surgical procedure may be required in some men to correct the appearance of the penis after prior circumcision. This may require using advanced plastic surgery techniques such as flap rotation or grafting skin from other areas.
Reasons Men Choose to Have Circumcision Revision:
- improve the appearance of the scar
- remove excess foreskin
- hygienic reasons
Does Insurance Pay for Circumcision Revision?
Circumcision revision may or may not be covered by insurance coverage depending on whether it is for aesthetic reasons (not covered) or functional reasons (usually covered). We offer an affordable price for circumcision revision.
Recovery after Circumcision Revision
In general, recovery after circumcision revision is similar to recovery after circumcision. In our practice, most men are able to resume work within 1-3 days after circumcision revision. Many men do not require pain medications beyond over-the-counter anti-inflammatory pain relievers.
What You Need to Know:
- Circumcision Revision after Recent Circumcision
- Local Anesthesia: What are the Benefits?
- Circumcision Revision Before and After Gallery – New York Urology Specialists – NYC
Why Choose New York Urology Specialists for Circumcision Revision and Treatment of Penile Problems?
- All treatment is performed by a board-certified urologist experienced in cosmetic circumcision, circumcision revision, and penile frenuloplasty. We treat men with phimosis, balanitis, BXO, penile skin bridges and other penile problems such as symptoms of pain, irritation, and cuts on the penis, foreskin problems, and genital warts.
- We are one of the few practices in the region to offer a full range of options for the treatment of sexual and erection problems in men.
- We offer diagnostic testing in our office which avoids hospital costs.
- Extensive Experience: Thousands of men have treated successfully using medical therapy, surgery including circumcision, circumcision revision, penile frenuloplasty, ShangRing Circumcision, as well as complex penile surgery including penile plication for Peyronie’s disease, and penile implant surgery for ED.
What does Circumcision Revision Look Like?
You can find pictures of circumcision revision as well as before and after treatment images in our image gallery.
Scheduling Appointments for Circumcision Revision at New York Urology Specialists
by Karl Henry on Jul 24, 2019
Went to get my penile papule remove. Got done same day, it was fast, great staff, and most importantly, pleased with the result.
by Allan B. on Jul 09, 2019
Went in for a procedure with Dr. Alex and he was very calm and thorough about the the operation and the recovery. From the front desk to his assistants, everyone was very courteous, professional and polite. I highly recommend NY Urologist Specialist. They are outstanding!!!
by Charles Thompson on Jul 06, 2019
I am a 54 year-old male who is extremely happy with my care at New York Urology Specialists. I came to see Dr. Alex out of near desperation after consulting with three other urologists. Literally over one night, I began experiencing severe penile pain and burning. None of the other urologists were able to help diagnose what my problem was and seemingly didn't take my problem very seriously. In fact, one of them specifically told me at it had nothing to do with my prostate. After 6 weeks of suffering, I saw Dr. Alex. He examined me and gave me some tests and lab work. He very quickly ascertained that my problem was due to an enlarged prostate. He proscribed medicine to deal with my pain in the short-term and keep my prostate size in check over the long-term. My problem quickly disappeared. Today, 5 years later, I feel great. Dr, Alex listens to you as a patient, takes your opinion and health concerns seriously and knows his field inside-and-out so that you can get proper treatment for your problem. I can't thank him enough for diagnosing and solving my malady - you sometimes can't appreciate a problem until you have it. Getting rid of it and getting back to normal is so important - I am so glad that I saw Dr. Alex for my problem.
by HealthGrades.com on Jun 18, 2019
Professional staff as well as the Doctor
by DAM BEN STANTON on Sep 24, 2018
From the very appointment to the last follow-up visit, I felt I was at the right place and with the right people around me. Dr. Alex Stheynshlyuger and his staff made it easy and confortable. I would recommend them to every man.
by Winston on Sep 15, 2018
I am very please and satisfied with everything that has been offorded to me by New York Urology Specialist Office.....Dr Alex
by Lee St. James on Sep 01, 2018
Dr Alex and his staff are through professionals in every sense of the word. From initial diagnosis to a period of evaluating and ruling out options, we decided upon a surgical solution, which appears for the most part to have corrected the issue. Thanks to Ana, and the staff, especially Dr. Alex for treating me so well. Best regards, Lee
by Christopher cato on Aug 16, 2018
by juanito creque on Apr 11, 2018
I am very satisfied with the treatment I received at new york urology specialist and would recommend them to other patients.they are the very best.
by JD on Jan 15, 2018
Well I put it to use last night and man, good job. My wife was elated. u made it much better somehow, so thank u for fixing my penis
by Jacob on Dec 05, 2017
"Cannot express how thankful I am I found Dr. Shtetnshlyuger. After undergoing surgery to correct a penile torsion I couldn't be happier with the results. A great doctor who is clearly good at what he does. With something as important as your private area, It's nice to be able to rest easy and know you are in good hands.." via HealthGrades.com 12/5/2017
by Bob Brown on Nov 19, 2017
I am writing to thank dr. Alex. He is thorough, professional, knowledgeable, helpful and friendly. I have seen him for ED and prostate issues, and he has explained all my options clearly, and found solutions that have been a great help. thank you! I highly recommend both Dr. Alex and his staff, which I find to be helpful, friendly, knowledgeable and very professional. They are a pleasure to deal with and all have been a great help.
by Raymond M. on Nov 18, 2017
The attention and care that I received were reassuring and superb. My uneasiness was quickly dispelled by the skill and efficiency they demonstrated during the brief procedure. As a result, my comfort and appearance has improved considerably, and I highly value both Dr. Alex and his staff.
by Clarence Brown on Sep 14, 2017
I am very much thankful for meeting Dr Alex .I had a very serious medical problem I visited many doctors but none could not help me it was very difficult for me until I visited Dr Alex after a couple visits my medical problem is no more I feel very great also I felt almost 20 years younger Dr Alex is second to none fantastic doctor. Thanks again Dr Alex from my family.
by Scott Cameron on Aug 18, 2017
Received circumcision from Dr. Shteynshlyuger. Dr. Shteynshlyuger is a very good specialist who cares for his patients. He was always concerned with my physical and mental comfort prior, during and post-operation. Dr. Alex is very thorough in his work to assess any problems and provide the necessary solution. Being that he has recently moved to a new location, this may afford for speedier appointments and easier flow of patients in and out. In addition, more personal space for waiting patients. If there was any con, it would be, the lack of space at his prior office and being able to see his patients at the appointed time, but a necessary sacrifice for good, careful work. I would recommend him as a very good doctor.
by Michael on Jul 03, 2014
I am feeling better now after visiting clinic New York urology specialists. Excellent staff and appointment on time.
by George & Sally R on Jan 07, 2013
Dear Dr. Alex: We want to thank you for the excellent care you provided for George during his emergency operation and the follow up treatment. Your quiet, confident manner was reassuring to us during a very scary time for us. We will never forget you. George Sally R. Date: 2013
by Joanne R. on Sep 17, 2012
Dear Dr. Alex – I just wanted to write you a note to thank you for all of the care you have gave to my father during his illness. We appreciate all that you did to help my dad through his illness. We wanted to be sure to let you know how much it meant to us. Sincerely Joanne R.
by Joyce T on Feb 16, 2012
Dr. Alex Shteynshlyuger and Staff – Thank you so much for taking care of my husband Bob. Dr. Alex: I thank God everyday for you. You were an answer to prayer.
Circumcision With Fast Recovery at New York Urology Specialists
At New York Urology Specialists, our urologists are specially trained in the evaluation and treatment of sexual problems in men. We understand the challenges that penile problems such as pain in the penis, cuts on the foreskin, irritation, and curvature create for our patients, their relationships and their self-esteem. We help you find a treatment for penile problems including appearance concerns, foreskin problems, premature ejaculation, erectile dysfunction that fits your needs, your lifestyle and your preferences.
Urologists are doctors specializing in the treatment of men with sexual problems that include penis problems, scrotal problems, and erectile dysfunction. By the virtue of our experience and skill, we are able to offer an effective treatment option for nearly every man who desires an effective treatment for any problem that affects the penis. We offer medical and surgical treatment for men’s sexual problems.
We Treat Some of the Most Complex Penis and Foreskin Problems Including:
- The foreskin that cannot be pulled back
- Turtle-neck penis “peno-scrotal web“
- Penile skin adhesions
- Circumcision Revision
- Penile Skin Bridges
- ShangRing Circumcision
- Phimosis Treatment
- Frenulum Breve Treatment in Men
- Penile Pain During Sex
- Impotence in men with diabetes.
- Erectile dysfunction in men for whom Viagra and Cialis do not work.
- Loose circumcision vs tight circumcision
Schedule an Appointment with Dr. Shteynshlyuger:
Dr. Alex Shteynshlyuger is a fellowship-trained board-certified urologist with expertise in the evaluation and treatment of sexual and erection problems in men using modern effective and proven treatment methods. We offer circumcision, circumcision revision, penile frenuloplasty, penoscrotal web repair, testicular implants, inflatable penile implant, shockwave therapy for ED, and treatment for Peyronie’s disease.
He is highly recommended by top primary care physicians in the New York area. If you or someone you know has been experiencing urological symptoms, make an appointment to take advantage of Dr. Shteynshlyuger’s expert advice. Please feel free to contact us with any questions.
We offer affordable, highest-quality urology care with or without insurance. Find out our office hours or directions to our office. We offer weekday, weekend and evening office hours.
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