Some patients may be referred for free sterilization on the NHS by their GP or another GP they have registered with for family planning services. Nevertheless, you should take into account that the waiting list on the NHS may be quite long, so you may consider getting private treatment—the cost is often more than £1,000.
Can you get your tubes tied on the NHS?
By Sara Salgado B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 12/05/2016
Degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU). Master's Degree in Human Assisted Reproduction from the Complutense University of Madrid (UCM). Certificate of University Expert in Genetic Diagnosis Techniques from the University of Valencia (UV).