Male Fertility Tests and Post Vasectomy Tests (Semen Tests)
You can take your sample, which you must produce at home to Southend Hospital at a number of different time slots. Please ensure that you can arrive at your appointment time within the hour following sample production for Male Fertility Tests or within three hours for Post Vasectomy samples.
The appointment times run from 07:00 - 15:30.
Please click the link below to view available
appointment times and to book your appointment of
Please print off, fill in and sign the document at the bottom of
this and bring it with you when you make an appointment.
Clinics and appointment booking lines are closed on UK Public
Holidays and weekends.
If there are difficulties producing a sample for testing or if
you would like to speak to one of the team please phone the
laboratory on 01702 435555 ext 7726. Please note that
samples must be produced at home before the appointment
Please ensure you book the correct clinic.
Male Fertility tests are for those patients
that are trying to conceive and Post Vasectomy for
those that have undergone a vasectomy, and no longer want to
If the incorrect test is booked, the sample will be
If you are out of the area and wanting a test, please ensure your
GP contacts the laboratory before making an appointment on
01702435555 ext 7726 to be advised on the correct form and pot to
If you OR any of your household have any COVID-19
symptoms in the last 14 days, such as new continuous cough, sore
throat, high temperature, loss of taste or smell, short of breath,
OR have been in contact with anyone who has tested positive, PLEASE
DO NOT ATTEND. If you do attend, you are required to wear a mask at