Rancho Family Medical Group  provides most  forms of birth control options. Some of the most common forms are as listed  below. To discuss these options  with your healthcare provider, please schedule an appointment. Learn more about contraception options.

  • “Scalpel-less” vasectomy – Read More
  • IUD Placement and removal
  • Hormonal contraceptive counseling and prescribing

Failure Rates for birth control methods when used correctly

Contraception Option (Number of pregnancies per 100 women per year)
Male condom alone 11
Female condom alone 21
Diaphragm with spermicide 17
Cervical cap with spermicide 17 to 23
Sponge with spermicide 14 to 28
Spermicide alone 20 to 50
Oral contraceptives 1 to 2
Contraceptive patch* 1 to 2
Vaginal contraceptive ring 1 to 2
Hormone shots less than 1
IUD placement less than 1
Periodic abstinence 20
Tubal Ligation (female) less than 1
Vasectomy (male) less than 1

* Contraceptive patch is less effective in women who weigh more than 198 pounds.

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