Hymenoplasty : the surgical repair of the hymen

The hymen is a thin membrane located at the entrance of the woman’s vagina. It is broken during the first sexual intercourse. The hymen can be reconstructed by a surgical procedure called hymenoplasty.
Tunisia Medical Travel can assist you in organizing your medical stay for a hymenoplasty.


Define hymenoplasty

Hymenoplasty definition

Permanent hymenoplasty is a surgery that allows the restoration of the hymen. The hymen will be broken again after a sexual intercourse. The procedure consists of repairing a hymen that has been torn during a first sexual intercourse. It is said that the young woman has lost her virginity and that her hymen has been broken.

Reasons for hymenoplasty

Hymenoplasty is often performed for religious and socio-cultural reasons. Many girls who have had premarital sex have hymenoplasty for societal reasons.

Often, the lucky man is not aware of this procedure, nor is the family of the future wife.
Hymenoplasty is performed in countries where bleeding during the bride’s first intercourse is a sign of her virginity. The non-bleeding in some regions can cause family tensions up to the pure and simple cancellation of the marriage.

Hymenoplasty price :How much does hymenoplasty cost?

To receive a personalized quote with a low  Price of hymenoplasty  Tunisia  cost , please contact us. Tunisia Medical Travel can organize for you the airport transfer clinic and plan your stay for a same day return hymenoplasty in absolute discretion. An overnight stay at the hotel can also be arranged.

Where to have a hymenoplasty ?

Hymenoplasty is now practiced by most gynecologists in Tunisia. For a hymenoplasty in Tunis, a hymenoplasty in Sfax, a hymenoplasty in Sousse and a hymenoplasty in Hammamet, please contact us.

Hymenoplasty, what you need to know before you start

Hymenoplasty does not require any special preparation. In some countries, it is performed in deplorable safety and hygiene conditions, sometimes even in the gynecologist’s office. With Tunisia Medical Travel, you will make sure you have your hymenoplasty in a modern clinic that meets the usual standards. However, a blood test will be requested before the procedure.

Hymenoplasty surgery:How is the hymenoplasty performed?

The hymenoplasty is performed by a gynaecologist. The surgeon sutures the remains of the hymen to form a thin membrane. If this is not possible, he will remove surrounding mucous membrane.

How long does absorbable sutures disappear?

The gynecologist will use absorbable sutures that will disappear 20 days later.

How long does hymenoplasty last?

The procedure takes about 30 minutes.
Hymenoplasty is performed under general anesthesia as an outpatient basis.

After the hymenoplasty

Hymenoplasty pains

Hymenoplasty can be painful 1 to 2 days after the procedure.

Hymenoplasty recovery

Hymenoplasty recovery will require 2 to 3 weeks and the scars will be difficult to see since it is hidden inside the vagina.

Can i walk after hymenoplasty surgery?

It is also recommended to stop all physical activity including walking for at least 2 weeks.

Do I have discharge and will i bleed after hymenoplasty surgery?

Many  patients hymenoplasty experience discharge and bleeding for an entire week. If you had your hymenoplasty done by a hymen reconstruction specialist, you should not be concerned. If the bleeding persists, you should consult your gynecologist.

Benefits of hymenoplasty

Regain your virginity with hymenoplasty surgery

The result of hymenoplasty is in most cases very satisfactory and will meet the patient’s need to bleed during the first sexual intercourse with the husband. Thus, the patient can perfectly regain her virgnity thanks to hymenoplasty.

Hymenoplasty and wedding night, how does it work?

Many young women who have had premarital sex have a hymenoplasty in order to bleed on their wedding night during their first sexual intercourse. If the hymenoplasty procedure is done properly, the bride should pass this test successfully. Mild to moderate bleeding will be noted during the first intercourse. The husband should not be concerned about this.

Hymenoplasty and virginity certificate

Hymenoplasty patients want to have a virginity certificate after a few weeks. The preservation of the hymen in Islam is sacred. Some girls who have had sexual intercourse before marriage resort to this technique. In some customs, in order for the husband to be certain that his future wife is a virgin, the family requests a virginity certificate from her.

can hymenoplasty be detected?

There is no way to distinguish between natural and surgically reconstructed hymen.

Permanent and temporary hymenoplasty

Temporary hymenoplasty

Healing is the most delicate operation in hymenoplasty. Taking just what is left of the hymen and suturing it to repair the hymen will give a provisional result but mostly a bad result. This is called temporary hymenoplasty. The effect of this hymenoplasty lasts only 15 days maximum.

Permanent hymenoplasty

Permanent and long-lasting hymenoplasty is a completely different technique from temporary hymenoplasty. In fact, what remains of the hymen is sutured and reinforced with other tissues from the surrounding mucous membranes. This hymenoplasty technique gives better results.

Results of hymenoplasty surgery

How to have a successful hymenoplasty and get good results?

It is necessary to contact gynecologists specialized in hymen reconstruction.

Is hymenoplasty successful?

The results obtained exceed 90%, yet there are always cases of failure.

Hymenoplasty testimony after marriage

Leila H. underwent a hymenoplasty in Tunis. Here is her testimony after having a hymenoplastie « I have had sexual intercourse with several partners since the age of 20. At the age of 25, I was engaged and I did not want to take any risk with my virginity. I called on the services of Tunisia Medical Travel for hymenoplasty. The surgery went well and, throughout the procedure, everything was discreet. 9 months after the hymenoplasty, I got married. The long awaited night finally went well. I bled a little and my husband didn’t notice anything.

Hymenoplasty after childbirth

Hymenoplasty can be performed after childbirth, as the muscles relax during childbirth.

Contact and quote request for a hymenoplasty

If you want to organize your hymenoplasty in 24 hours, Tunisia Medical Travel can accompany you during your medical travel, right from your arrival at the airport. Do not hesitate to contact us to learn more about hymenoplastie.

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