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Please show me after photo of frenulum removed

Having an adult circumcision with you this week.  Would like to see some after photos of circs where frenulum was removed.  Roger

Dear Roger,

80% of our patients having an adult circumcision ask that their frenulum be removed.  Of the 20% that originally say “no” 80% come back and say “Doctor, now do it.”  If you notice any downward angulation with an erection, perhaps caused by a tight frenulum or frenulum breve” for sure you’d want the frenulum removed.  This has been referred to as the SST deformity, named after the Concorde jet with the downward nose.


Harold M. Reed, M.D.
The Reed Centre for Cosmetic Circumcision | Miami

Frenulum breve with downward erection

Adult Male Circumcision 5/4

After adult circumcision photo with frenulum having been removed

Adult Male Circumcision 5/6

After adult circumcision photo with frenulum having been removed


Circumcision Style Options

Dr. Reed,  I live in the Miami area and have been following your web-site and blogs on adult-male-circumcision.com. What are the medical reasons for circumcision and does this limit circumcision style options.?  Trying to see if my insurance company will help pay. Scott, Dear Scott, Among the more common reasons include phimosis or inability to…Continue Reading

Frenulum Removal During Adult Circumcision Requested by 80% of our Patients

The frenulum is a type of scar or fibrous tether teleologically designed to help re-extend foreskin coverage after sex.  Most men when they are being circumcised favor removal. The key to a cosmetic circumcision is to anesthetize the base of the penis, not the distal end where you are working.  Anesthetizing the base sometimes called…Continue Reading