When you are sure you do not want to become pregnant in the future, there are options for achieving permanent freedom from the possibility of pregnancy. Many insurance companies provide coverage for this kind of treatment.
This procedure – also known as tying the tubes or surgical sterilization – permanently blocks the fallopian tubes, thereby preventing sperm from fertilizing the egg. Whenever possible, Dr. Morrison conducts tubal ligations using a minimally invasive procedure. However, a more traditional surgical procedure may be needed to conduct tubal ligation.