Comprehensive Birth Control and Contraception Services at Lakha Medical Clinic in Los Angeles, CA

At Lakha Medical Clinic, serving Huntington Park & Paramount, CA, we provide a broad spectrum of birth control and contraception services tailored to meet the diverse needs of our patients. Our experienced healthcare professionals are committed to offering personalized advice and solutions for effective family planning and sexual health management.

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Birth Control Options:

  • Birth Control Implant: A small, thin rod implanted under the skin of the arm that releases hormones to prevent pregnancy.
  • Birth Control Patch: A skin patch worn on the body that releases hormones to prevent pregnancy.
  • Birth Control Pill: Oral contraceptives that use hormones to prevent ovulation.
  • Birth Control Vaginal Ring: A flexible ring inserted into the vagina that releases hormones to prevent pregnancy.
  • Birth Control Shot: An injection of progestin that prevents ovulation.
  • Birth Control Sponge: A sponge inserted into the vagina that blocks sperm from entering the uterus.
  • Cervical Cap: A small cap inserted into the vagina to cover the cervix and block sperm entry.
  • Condoms: Barrier devices used during sexual intercourse to prevent pregnancy and STIs.
  • Diaphragm: A shallow, dome-shaped cup inserted into the vagina to cover the cervix and block sperm.
  • Emergency Contraception: Medication taken after unprotected sex to prevent pregnancy.
  • Female Condom: A pouch inserted into the vagina to prevent sperm from reaching the egg.
  • Fertility Awareness-Based Methods: Tracking fertility signs to avoid sex or use other forms of contraception on fertile days.
  • Intrauterine Device (IUD): A small device inserted into the uterus to prevent pregnancy.
  • Outercourse: Sexual activities without vaginal penetration to avoid pregnancy.
  • Spermicide: Chemicals that stop sperm from moving, used with barriers like condoms or diaphragms.
  • Sterilization for Women: Permanent procedures to prevent pregnancy, such as tubal ligation.
  • Vasectomy: A surgical procedure for men that is intended to permanently prevent sperm from reaching the semen.

FAQs on Birth Control and Contraception

How do I choose the right birth control method?

The choice of birth control depends on your health, lifestyle, personal preferences, and whether you wish to have children in the future. Our team can help you understand your options and make an informed decision.

Are there side effects to birth control methods?

Some birth control methods may have side effects, which vary depending on the type of contraception. We will discuss potential side effects and how to manage them during your consultation.

Can I switch birth control methods if I'm not satisfied?

Yes, you can switch methods if one isn't working well for you. Our healthcare providers can guide you through transitioning to a different method.

Is emergency contraception meant for regular use?

Emergency contraception is intended for occasional use and should not replace regular birth control methods.

Schedule Your Birth Control Consultation

Choosing the right birth control method is a crucial decision that affects your health and lifestyle. The team at Lakha Medical Clinic is here to provide you with the information and support you need to make the best choice for your circumstances. Contact us today to schedule a consultation and explore your birth control options.

For more information or to book an appointment, please visit our website or contact our Huntington Park & Paramount, CA locations.