Vasectomy in Volusia County, Florida:

Volusia County Health Department

The Volusia County Health Department has an excellent Vasectomy Program and may (depending on fund availability* each fiscal year) have Title X (Ten) financial assistance for men who qualify based on income and family size. Vasectomies are performed for Volusia County Health Department patients by Drs. Doug Stein and John Curington every six to eight weeks at the the office of Ruben Lopez, M.D. (Port Orange Pediatrics). For exact dates, see their Outfield Schedule Page. To obtain services, just follow these steps:

1. Call "Financial Eligibility" at 386-663-6821. Follow their instructions.
(If the staff is not helpful, or if you leave a message and do not receive a return call within 24 hours, please call 813-972-1365 for assistance).
They may refer you to one of the three Volusia County Health Department Clinics:
1845 Holsonback Drive
Daytona Beach 32117
775 Harley Strickland Boulevard
Orange City 32763
717 West Canal Street
New Smyrna Beach 32168

2. Make and attend an appointment at which you will receive vasectomy counseling and sign a permit (consent) for vasectomy. You will be given a referral, and copies of your consent and authorization will be mailed to Dr. Stein and Curington's office.
3. Call to make an appointment for a vasectomy on a date at least 30 days after the date on which you signed your consent (government regulation for Title X coverage). You can have your vasectomy at any of the following locations:



Port Orange Pediatrics> certain Fridays** Click for location and directions.
Planned Parenthood of Greater Orlando certain Thursdays** Click for location and directions.

** - For exact dates, see Dr. Stein and Curington's Outfield Schedule Page

4. Twelve (12) weeks after your vasectomy, you will have to mail (mailers provided) a semen sample to Dr. Stein' and Curingtons office to confirm that the semen is sperm-free and that you may stop other forms of contraception.

* - If Title X funds are no longer available for the current fiscal year (July 1 - June 30) in Volusia County, Volusia County residents may seek Title X assistance at the Seminole County Health Department. Or, if you are not eligible, the fee at Port Orange Pediatrics and at Planned Parenthood is $590, and separate counseling and procedure visits are not required.