Circumcision is not generally covered by provincial health programs in any Canadian province, and OHIP does not cover routine circumcision in Ontario.
The price for a circumcision at our East Toronto (Scarborough) circumcision clinic will be determined primarily by the patient’s age. To get the precise cost of a circumcision for your son, or for yourself, please use the Cost Confirmation request form.
Below you can find more information on circumcision pricing. The detail proviced may not apply in every case, depending on the age of the patient and any complicating factors.
In the province of Ontario, OHIP does not cover routine circumcision for babies, or adult men. Our private Scarborough circumcision clinic operates on a user-pay basis.
Only circumcision procedures that are deemed to be medically necessary are covered by OHIP with Toronto doctors.
You can request a circumcision appointment now for your son or for yourself. You do not need a referral from your family physician. Please contact Gentle Procedures Toronto East directly for an appointment and we will call you back to schedule.
You may submit the Cost Confirmation form here at right to get pricing info based on the age of the patient.
If you have questions regarding the appropriateness of circumcision for your son (or for yourself), or any questions regarding specific details of the process at our clinic, you may first book a consultation with Dr. Nguyen before you choose to book the circumcision.
Please contact us directly with your questions, or for an appointment.
You can call us at 647-568-1512 or use the Contact form to send us your inquiry at any time of day or night.
The cost for circumcising a baby under 8 weeks of age is $325 at our Toronto circumcision clinics.
The price increases with age.
Please contact us by phone at 647-568-1512 or use the Cost Confirmation form to get the circumcision cost that applies in your case if your son is over 8 weeks of age. Fees increase proportionally as your son gets older.
You will pay a $50 deposit when you book. Deposits are refundable only if you cancel by email with more than 24 hours notice.
For adult circumcision, we recommend a consultation appointment as a first step.
If you are considering getting circumcised as an adult, please book an appointment for a consultation so that Dr. Nguyen can review the procedure and outcomes with you before you finalize your decision.
You will pay a deposit when you book, refundable only if you cancel with more than 24 hours notice by email.
Circumcision procedures performed at our clinic appears to fulfill the requirements of our Muslim clients for Khitan or Khatna.
We will speak with you to confirm on how to prepare for the circumcision. For infants we recommend feeding your son before coming in for the procedure, and bringing along extra diapers.
We will also have you give him Tylenol before leaving home. This will be reviewed with you in detail, and you can ready more about the steps before your boy’s circumcision on the Procedure page.
Please see the Adult page for pre-procedure info.
At time of writing (2022), the only provincial jurisdiction in Canada know to cover routine male infant circumcision is Manitoba. Different from other provinces, the government health insurance plan will pay the full cost of circumcision of a baby under 28 days of age.
In other provinces, including Ontario, the full price for non-medically necessary circumcision procedures is borne by the patient and their family.
Baby circumcision is not covered by Ontario public health. You will pay directly for your child’s procedure at our Toronto circumcision clinic. The price is the same whether or not you have OHIP coverage. We serve clients from all provinces and countries – and the cost is the same for all.
Adult circumcision done for personal or cosmetic reasons is not covered by OHIP. If you are considering getting circumcised at an adult age please book a consultation appointment with our doctor and we can assess whether your case could be classified as medically necessary and potentially be paid by insurance. Almost all adult circumcisions are paid for privately.
Research and scientific studies indicate that there are a number of medical benefits that can result from circumcision.
Circumcision benefits include the following:
Toronto East - Scarborough Circumcision Clinic