O-Shot FAQs from Dr. Kimberly Wright
What is the O-Shot?
The O-shot is a non-surgical procedure to treat sexual and urinary dysfunction.
How Does the O-Shot Work?
The procedure begins with a simple blood draw, and your blood is then separated into platelet rich plasma. This platelet rich plasma, or PRP, is then injected into a numbed area on the upper wall of the vagina and near the clitoris.
Who is a Candidate?
Women with urinary incontinence, low sex drive, difficulty with sexual arousal and orgasm, painful intercourse, vaginal dryness or lichen sclerosis.
How Long Does it Take?
The procedure itself takes about 20 minutes.
How Much Does it Cost?
One O-shot is $1500 and a series of three is $3500
Does it Hurt?
Your provider will use many methods to numb the area, so that you are as comfortable as possible.
Are there any risks or side effects?
The risks are minimal, since the procedure uses your own blood. The risks are infection, pain or inadequate results.
How long to see results? How long to see results?
Some notice results right away, but it takes about 2-4 weeks for the PRP to improve the tissue health. Results are amplified with 3 full treatments.
How long is recovery?
There is no recovery period.