Sterilization is a procedure, available for both females and males, that prevents pregnancy by either blocking the fallopian tubes or the vas deferens to obstruct the movement of eggs and sperm. You can read more about the method here.
Is sterilization widely available in Ghana?
Yes, sterilization service is available at all reproductive health centres of hospitals and clinics.
Do I need a prescription to get sterilized in Ghana?
No, you don’t need a prescription to get sterilized.
Is there any age restriction for getting sterilized in Ghana?
We are verifying this information and will update it here soon.
How much does sterilization cost in Ghana?
The sterilization procedure, for both females and males, can cost around 250 Ghananian cedis.
Who can I contact for more information about sterilization in Ghana?
Korle Bu Hospital’s Family Planning unit
+233 501 582 698