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Vaginal Rejuvenation with ThermiVa™ in Santa Barbara, CA

Vaginal rejuvenation can be difficult to talk about, but the benefits of the treatment make it a conversation worth having. Sara Yegiyants, MD, FACS, offers vaginal rejuvenation with ThermiVa™ to residents in Santa Barbara, Ventura, Santa Maria and nearby neighborhoods in California.

Many women suffer from vaginal laxity, dryness and genital irritation following childbirth or as they progress through the stages of menopause. These conditions can range from being slightly annoying to being a major barrier to enjoying a satisfying quality of life, particularly sexually.

Women can now address these problems through a revolutionary vaginal rejuvenation therapy called ThermiVa™. This non-surgical painless therapy can rejuvenate the vaginal canal and external tissue in just three short sessions, scheduled at monthly intervals, and with no side effects or recovery time needed.

There is no need to simply be resolved to living with issues of dryness, lack of libido or painful intercourse, urinary stress incontinence and emotional stress. With ThermiVa™ treatments, women can expect to experience feminine rejuvenation unlike anything they thought would be possible going forward with their lives. Most patients say they feel like a new woman after treatment, many enjoying better sexual satisfaction than ever before.

How Does ThermiVa™ Vaginal Tightening Work?

ThermiVa™ uses gentle radiofrequency energy to stimulate the production of collagen. It also is used to shrink stretched tissues of the external labia and tighten the vagina. The special device directs heat deep into tissues to encourage the natural production of collagen, which restores tone to the vagina and also relieves bladder leakage caused by lax muscle tone around the urethra.

This treatment stimulates the internal structures, which creates moisture within the vagina relieving one of the most common complaints of older women: vaginal dryness. This lack of lubrication results in painful intercourse, which is emotionally stressful for both women and their partners.

The ThermiVa™ device regulates the amount of heat delivered by the slightly curved thin electrode. It is specially designed for use in and around the vagina, and is about the width of an index finger. It arrives in a sterile package and is not used on other patients so there is no possibility of infection.

There is no pain with this treatment, so once the patient is placed in a comfortable position, similar to the position of a normal gynecological exam, treatment begins.

The electrode is passed over the external labial tissue at first, with the temperature gradually increased to ensure the patient is not startled. The heat generated is never too hot; most patients find the level similar to a hot stone massage treatment.

The probe is then introduced into the vagina where the heat is directed all around, tightening tissues and stimulating the glands that naturally lubricate the vagina. Total treatment time is about 30 minutes and once it is completed, patients can go about their usual activities including intercourse. Over the course of the following months, the effects continue to improve.

How Much Does ThermiVa™ Vaginal Tightening in Santa Barbara Cost?

At Sara Yegiyants, MD, FACS, we consider the full picture when determining the cost of ThermiVa™ treatment. We discuss the cost during a consultation with Dr. Yegiyants, along with our payment and financing options through Alphaeon® and CareCredit®. Additionally, if the procedure is deemed to be medically necessary, we help patients determine if their health insurance policies provide coverage.

Learn more about ThermiVa™ vaginal tightening by scheduling a complimentary consultation with the knowledgeable team at Sara Yegiyants, MD, FACS. Our office serves the neighborhoods of Santa Barbara, Ventura, Santa Maria and other nearby cities. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.