No-Scalpel vasectomy is considered more cost effective than other forms of long term contraception.

It is carried out at the Vasectomy Cork clinic by Dr Vivian Foley MB MICGP MRCGP DFP

The total inclusive cost of the procedure is €525.

This includes:

  • The initial consultation which is an extended consultation involving in depth counselling and clinical assessment
  • Your vasectomy procedure
  • All post procedure aftercare
  • Semen analysis at 16 weeks to ensure efficacy

Initial Consult and assessment (takes 20-30 minutes) €125

This consultation visit involves a detailed medical assessment in order to ensure that this is the right procedure for you. The details of your vasectomy will be fully explained. Dr. Foley will also answer any questions that you may have in relation to the procedure.

On leaving, you are provided with further detailed written information about your vasectomy in order to facilitate you in making an informed decision.


Vasectomy operation inclusive of all aftercare and semen sampling €400

Your vasectomy procedure itself will take 15 to 20 minutes but you will be encouraged to rest for a short period before heading home.


Can I have a vasectomy at the Vasectomy Cork Clinic if I have a medical card?

If you have a medical card the HSE have limited funding to allow you to have a vasectomy at a recognised Vasectomy clinic. Vasectomy Cork at Owenabue Medical Centre is currently the only clinic providing this service in Cork. Medical card holders are advised to contact us at Vasectomy Cork at 021 4374997 to enquire as to the current waiting time for this procedure. A strict, transparent waiting list is in operation for medical card holders.

If you wish to have a Vasectomy procedure, an appointment must be made for clinical assessment and counselling to ensure the suitability of No-Scalpel vasectomy for you.

Vasectomy Cork,
Ballea Rd. Carrigaline,
Co. Cork

Phone: (021) 437 4997