Intrauterine devices (IUD) consultation
Insertion of IUD is a simple procedure performed in the office that generally does not require anesthesia.
Mirena IUD: This IUD has a slow release progesterone hormone. This IUD can be kept for 5 years.
Paragard IUD: This IUD is a copper device that is effective for 10 years.
Skyla IUD: This IUD has slow release progesterone hormone. Recommended for women who have not had childbirth. This IUD can be kept for 3 years.
Implanon is a small flexible rod that releases small amount of hormone in your body that prevents pregnancy. This rod is inserted in the upper arm under local anesthesia. This method works for 3 years.