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Nexplanon® makes birth control easy & effective with a 99% success rate

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Nexplanon®

Nexplanon® is a birth control implant that goes in the arm . It’s just as effective as the pill, but without the daily hassle. This small, thin, and flexible arm implant is placed discreetly under the skin of the inner, non-dominant upper arm by your healthcare provider.

*4 cm long x 2 mm in diameter

Benefits of Nexplanon®

  • It can be used for up to 5 years.
  • It often decreases cramps
  • After 1 year, you may have no monthly bleeding at all.
  • It may lower the risk of uterine lining cancer, ovarian cancer, polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).
  • Get it and forget it.
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How to use it

The best part about Nexplanon is, after insertion,
you don't have to do anything to use it!

No daily pill reminders. No trips to the pharmacy for prescription refills. No fussing with stubborn packaging right before the moment is “right” to have sex.

Nexplanon just sits discreetly under your skin, offering you the ultimate in personal privacy and protection from pregnancy for up to five years. Plus, the process to get it there is almost as simple as use itself:

After you and one of our expertly trained birth control providers decide that Nexplanon is right for you, we’ll gather your medical info, give you a quick exam, numb a very small area of your upper non-dominant arm, and then insert the implant right beneath your skin. Quick as a flash, you’re done!*

If the implant is administered during the first five days of your period, you’re protected from pregnancy right from the moment you leave our parking lot. However, if it’s administered at any point during the rest of the month, you must use a back-up method of birth control for at least one week after insertion. Suitable methods could include a condom, sponge, diaphragm, or “morning after” contraception.

When you want to stop using Nexplanon, it’s removed with a very quick, simple, and similar in-office procedure. Your body should return to its “fertile state” instantly. If you had it removed because you’d like to have a baby, you’re ready! If you had it removed for any other reason, protect yourself with another method of reliable birth control immediately.

*Following your procedure, side effects can include minor cramping and dizziness.
Simple over the counter pain medication and rest over the next 24 hours can ease these symptoms.

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Our Mission

Our mission is to provide exceptional reproductive and sexual health care to all who need it without judgment and without barriers. We operate with an uncompromising belief that everyone has the right to control their body and control their life.

WHAT PATIENTS SAY

Every staff I came across in this office were kind, polite and professional. Great experience overall. Every medical office should be like this one, they hear you out and help. - R.V.

I went to this clinic multiple times back in December and cannot say enough good things about the staff. I have never felt more respected, heard and cared for in a medical setting. The level of communication was above and beyond so that I never felt confused or the medical decisions out of my hands - my opinion about my body mattered. They patiently listened to all my questions and answered in ways to make sure I actually understood. We connected on a personal level - rather than the superiority/aloofness some medical professionals have - which really makes all the difference. Highly recommend. Thank you for all that you do! - C.S.

Extremely safe, private, and a professional experience for such a sensitive time in one's life. - S.S.

If you want to get Nexplanon® contact us today

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