Cosmetic Gynecology

Cosmetic gynecology is a series of surgical procedures used to enhance the function and appearance of specific components of the vagina and vulva (outside of a woman's genitals).

Women may choose cosmetic gynecology for a variety of reasons including:

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Cosmetic Gynecology Considerations

There are many reasons to consider cosmetic gynecology. For some women, large or bulging labia (lips) can make it hard to wear tight-fitting clothes like swimsuits or leotards, or even exercise without irritation. For other women sex may be painful or unsatisfying because the vagina has loosened over time.

In other cases, an abnormally large clitoris may look like a small penis to some women - making sex embarrassing. 

Any of these reasons (plus many others) could make cosmetic gynecology right for you.

Cosmetic Gynecology - Questions To Ask Your Provider

Your medical provider will complete a physical exam and recommend the best procedure to fit your needs.   Before surgery, ask your provider:

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Author
Gul A. Zikria, MD, FACOG As an expert in preventive care, innovative treatment solutions, and laparoscopic surgery, board-certified OB/GYN Gul A. Zikria, MD, FACOG, is a trusted practitioner who’s been in private practice since 1985. Dr. Zikria earned his doctor of medicine from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in Newark. He went on to complete a competitive surgical residency program at Georgetown University in Washington. Dr. Zikria then went through a comprehensive obstetrics and gynecology residency program through the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center at the Magee-Women’s Hospital. He welcomes new and existing patients to his practice in Milpitas, California.

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