Surgeries & Procedures

Sometimes surgery or a procedure is necessary to help diagnose a problem. Sometimes surgery is necessary to fix a problem.

Outpatient procedures are performed in familiar surroundings and are less invasive, which means recovery times are generally shorter.

When surgery is necessary, we partner with qualified doctors in area hospitals to provide the best possible care.

No matter what you need, you’ll have uncompromised medical expertise and our commitment to your safety.

HOW WE CARE FOR YOU

Today’s outpatient procedures are far less disruptive than normal surgeries. They’re less invasive and cause less pain. Recovery time is shorter. Cost is less. And you quickly get back to your new and improved life.
Minimally invasive surgical procedures offer several advantages over traditional surgeries.

You’ll have smaller incisions and less blood loss, less post-operative pain, shorter recovery time, and fewer post-operative infections.

Our experienced surgeons perform advanced laparoscopic and robotic surgeries such as:

  • Hysterectomy
  • Removal of ovarian cysts, fibroids and scar tissue
  • Evaluation of pelvic pain
  • Treatment of endometriosis
  • Ectopic pregnancies
  • Tubal ligation
NovaSure® Endometrial Ablation

If you are not trying to become pregnant and are still premenopausal, NovaSure may be the solution to your heavy periods.

NovaSure Endometrial Ablation can reduce or stop menstrual bleeding by cauterizing the lining of the uterus. A triangular mesh device is inserted into your cervix and expands to fit the size and shape of your uterus. Radio frequency energy is delivered through the mesh for approximately 90 seconds.

You can change your life right here in our office.

Essure®

While there are many birth control options available, not all of them appeal to everyone.

Some women do not want the long-term use of hormones. Many don’t want to undergo invasive surgery.

Essure may be the answer.

Soft, flexible inserts are placed into the fallopian tubes to block them, and an additional form of birth control is used for three months while the body works with the inserts to create a natural barrier.

Hysteroscopy

A hysteroscopy helps your doctor diagnose bleeding problems. By looking into your uterus, your doctor can determine if there is a fibroid or polyp causing the problem.

D&C

Dilation and curettage, or D&C, is a common procedure used to diagnose uterine conditions such as uterine cancer, polyps, or endometrial hyperplasia, or uterine fibroid tumors. During the procedure, the uterine lining is removed with a curette for closer examination.

LEEP

When a PAP smear indicates that you have abnormal cells on the surface of your cervix, your doctor may recommend a loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP). An electrically charged thin wire loop is used to remove a small piece of the cervix with precancerous cells.

Colposcopy

If you’ve had an abnormal PAP smear, your doctor may recommend a colposcopy to look for abnormal or unusual cells on your cervix, vagina or vulva. If she finds anything unusual, a sample goes to the lab for further evaluation.

Labiaplasty

Your labia’s function is to protect your clitoris and vagina from trauma. While some women are born with enlarged or elongated labia, others develop issues as a result of childbirth or aging. Labiaplasty allows you to reshape your labia to alleviate discomfort and irritation, chronic infections or pain during exercise or sex. Or, for cosmetic reasons.

MonaLisa Touch®

Hormone loss—either through menopause or cancer treatment—brings on many challenges, including vaginal dryness, vaginal burning and itching and painful sex.

MonaLisa Touch is a groundbreaking non-surgical laser treatment that can help you reverse many of these symptoms and restore your vaginal health without the use of hormones. The procedure is simple and safe and can help you be you with the fullest confidence. Call us today. Let us help you get back to living a life you love.

miraDry®

Underarm sweat and odor can make you feel self-conscious and worry.  miraDry is a new generation of technology—that is only available in a physician’s office—for the permanent elimination of sweat and odor glands.  Whether you sweat a little or a lot, miraDry can have you looking and feeling your best – without the potential embarrassment caused by underarm sweat and odor. Imagine a lifetime of freedom from the worries of visible sweat stains ruining your favorite clothes with deodorants or antiperspirants, or having the sweat breakout in personal encounters or professional experiences.

Live a life of confidence, cleanliness and freedom with miraDry.  Learn more about miraDry

 

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