Dr. Bregman no longer performs infant circumcision due to the demand of family practice and recommends Pollock Clinics for circumcision for all ages.
What is Circumcision?
Male circumcision is one of the world’s oldest medical procedures, dating back thousands of years. In recent years circumcision has been found to have numerous health benefits and is employed across the globe.
How Common is Circumcision Today?
Approximately 37% to 39% of males worldwide are circumcised, about half for religious or cultural reasons.
What are the Benefits of Circumcision?
Specific benefits identified included prevention of urinary tract infections, penile cancer, and transmission of some sexually transmitted infections, including HIV.