Vaginal Rejuvenation Glossary
Although numerous women have discovered the benefits of Vaginal Rejuvenation, just as many are confused by all of the buzz-words filling up the literature. Never fear – Dr. Vitenas has put together all the terms you need to know in our Vaginal Rejuvenation Glossary, because an educated patient is an empowered patient. Ready for more information on Vaginal Rejuvenation? Call our office at (281) 606-0007.
G-Spot: The most tender and sensitive area of the vagina. Located about 2 inches in on the anterior (upper) portion of the vaginal opening, the G-Spot is known as the area most responsible for female orgasm.
G-Spot Injections: An injection to plump up the G-Spot with a filler, such as Collagen, increasing its sensitivity and a woman’s sexual pleasure.
General Anesthesia: The anesthesia of choice for a Vaginoplasty or Vaginal Rejuvenation procedure. Under the care of a licensed anesthesiologist, patients are put to sleep during surgery, removing any sensation of pain or discomfort.
Genital Bump: The ‘puffy’ bump-type area that is visible under a bathing suit or under tight pants.
Gynecological Cosmetic Surgery: A sub-specialty of cosmetic surgery that deals with the aesthetic look and function of the vagina.
Labia Minora: The inner two, longitudinal flaps of skin, surrounding the opening of the vagina.
Labiaplasty: Surgical procedure to correct a large or unusually shaped labia. A Labiaplasty can address the Labia Majora or the Labia Minora – or both.
Labiaplasty Fold Creation: A Labiaplasty can be used to correct or recreate Labiaplasty folds in areas they are missing, either the Labia Majora or Minora.
Local Anesthesia: The anesthetic of choice for a Labiaplasty, completely numbing the labia during correction. Most often administered by injection; a local anesthetic may be combined with an oral sedative to help the patient relax.
Day Surgery Surgical Suite: A location for outpatient (same day) surgery – either at your well-appointed doctor’s office or by the hospital of his choice. Here the Vaginal Rejuvenation is performed safely and quickly, allowing you to return home to heal the same day.
Vaginoplasty: Surgical procedure to tighten the muscles and remove lax tissue from the inner vaginal walls.
Vaginal Rejuvenation: The combination of a Vaginoplasty and a Labiaplasty, allowing for an overall improvement of the entire female genital area.
Vaginal Rejuvenation Surgeon: A plastic and reconstructive surgeon, possessing a deep knowledge of the female genitalia; extensively trained and experienced at performing Labiaplasty, Vaginoplasty, and Vaginal Rejuvenation.