NEXPLANON®️ is the birth control implant that goes in the arm. It’s just as effective as the pill, but without the daily hassle. This small, thin, and flexible arm implant is placed discreetly under the skin of the inner, non-dominant upper arm by your health care provider.
How Effective Is NEXPLANON®️?
Over 99% effective - It is one of the highest most effect methods comparable to IUD and sterilization surgeries. *Less than 1 pregnancy per 100 women who used NEXPLANON®️ for 1 year.
It lasts for 3 year - without any daily, weekly, or monthly dosing. †NEXPLANON®️ must be removed by the end of the third year.
It's reversible - so if your plans change, it can be removed by your health care provider at any time.
How Does NEXPLANON®️ work?
Our doctors will evaluate your overall health before inserting the contraceptive implant. He or she will determine the appropriate timing for the insertion of the implant based on your menstrual cycle and your previous birth control method. You may need to take a pregnancy test and use a nonhormonal backup method of contraception for one week.
IUD REFERRAL FORM
Getting medical care in North Vancouver when you need it, shouldn’t be difficult. Create an online-booking account. *New patients must call the office first.