Tubal Reversal Surgery

Patient

Q: Hi my name is xxxx, in 2001 while having a c secton i had my tube tied for all the wrong reasons i have now remarried and want to have a baby with my husband more than anything im 36 and im 5"1 and weigh 270lbs is it possible for me to have a tubal reversal thank you for your time

Doctor

A:   Tubal reversal is possible. However, it has a very high failure rate! It essentially involves locateing the "tied" tubes and reconnecting them. Restoration of the tubes does not garauntee fertility.

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