Vasectomy in Sarasota, Florida:
are available at the Planned
Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida clinic
in Sarasota. Dr. Doug
Stein performs vasectomies here periodically
afternoons. For exact dates, see
Dr. Stein's Outfield Schedule.
The fee is $590.
A deposit of $100
is required to be scheduled (see below).
The counseling process
can be done online by (1) reviewing Dr. Stein's
vasectomy page, (2) viewing the
online counseling video, and
(3) reading the vasectomy
info sheet or
vasectomy info sheet Spanish version (this is a PDF file viewable
with Acrobat Reader®, available
here as a free download if you don't already have a copy of Acrobat
Reader® on your computer), which you will
be asked to sign prior to your procedure. So
only one visit is required, but you will have Dr. Stein's office,
home, and cell phone numbers so that you can always reach him if you have
questions after your procedure. You will also be given a mailer,
so that you can send a semen sample to Dr.
Stein's Tampa office 12 weeks after your vasectomy to be sure
that your semen is sperm-free. We also strongly encourage you to pre-register
On-line Vasectomy Registration page. On arrival for your vasectomy,
you will still have to complete a few forms for Planned Parenthood, but
your registration with Dr. Stein will be complete. In fact, you may even
print and complete the Planned Parenthood forms before your arrival to expedite
your visit even further; just click for the Planned Parenthood
for care, and
Consent. Bring them when you come.
Regional Headquarters and Sarasota Health Center
is located at:
Avenue, Sarasota, FL 34236-4042
If you have to call the Sarasota
Health Center for directions or to inform us that you
will be late for an appointment, please call
(a central switchboard
that serves clinics in Tampa, Lakeland, Sarasota, and
and ask for the Sarasota Clinic.
To schedule, please call
Dr. Stein's office at
deposit of $100 is required to be scheduled.
The deposit is fully
7 calendar days prior to the appointed
either cancellation or postponement.
The deposit can be paid by
providing a VISA/MasterCard number to Dr. Stein's Tampa office
(813-972-1365 or 866-827-8463) or by mailing a check or money
order payable to Douglas G. Stein, MD to his Tampa office (Douglas
G. Stein, MD, PA; 3000 E Fletcher Avenue; Suite 330; Tampa, FL 33613).
The balance of the
fee ($490) is due on the day of the vasectomy,
payable to Planned Parenthood by cash, money order, or
Visa / MasterCard
/ Discover. Personal checks are
not accepted by this Planned Parenthood clinic.
If your vasectomy is covered
by an insurance company with which Dr. Stein is a contracted
provider, your deposit will be returned to you (less deductibles
and co-payments) when we are paid by your insurance company. Itemized
and properly coded receipts are provided, and these may be
submitted to insurance companies with which Dr. Stein is not
a contracted provider in an attempt to get reimbursement or
credit toward your deductible. To learn whether your insurance company
will cover a vasectomy at this site, please call your carrier and
ask the 5 questions listed here.
assistance under the federal
Title X (Ten) program may be available through the
Sarasota County Health Department.
If funds are not available, Sarasota County residents
may seek Title 10 assistance in a nearby county such as