Special procedures

Hysteroscopy – FAQ 084

2018-09-24T16:15:40+00:00

Hysteroscopy - FAQ 084 Hysteroscopy What is hysteroscopy? Why is hysteroscopy done? How is hysteroscopy performed? What should I expect during recovery? What are the risks of hysteroscopy? Glossary What is hysteroscopy? Hysteroscopy is used to diagnose or treat problems of the uterus. A hysteroscope is a thin, lighted [...]

Hysteroscopy – FAQ 0842018-09-24T16:15:40+00:00

Dilation and Curettage – FAQ 062

2018-09-23T15:42:59+00:00

Dilation and Curettage - FAQ 062 Dilation and Curettage What is dilation and curettage (D&C)? Why is a D&C done? Where is a D&C done? What preparation is needed for a D&C? What happens during the procedure? What are the risks of D&C? What should I expect after the [...]

Dilation and Curettage – FAQ 0622018-09-23T15:42:59+00:00

Laparoscopy – FAQ 061

2018-09-24T16:49:29+00:00

Laparoscopy - FAQ 061 Laparoscopy What is laparoscopy? How long will I be in the hospital for laparoscopic surgery? What anesthesia is used for laparoscopic surgery? How is laparoscopic surgery performed? What is involved in recovery? What are the risks of laparoscopic surgery? What are the benefits of laparoscopic [...]

Laparoscopy – FAQ 0612018-09-24T16:49:29+00:00

Induced Abortion – FAQ 043

2018-09-24T16:31:03+00:00

Induced Abortion - FAQ 043 Induced Abortion What is induced abortion? What is menstrual aspiration? What is suction curettage? What are the risks of this type of abortion? What are some of the side effects of suction curettage? What is medical abortion? What are the types of medical abortion? [...]

Induced Abortion – FAQ 0432018-09-24T16:31:03+00:00

Ultrasound Exams

2018-09-20T00:45:17+00:00

Ultrasound Exams What is ultrasound? How is ultrasound used in women’s health care? How is ultrasound used during pregnancy? How many ultrasound exams will I have during my pregnancy? Where is an ultrasound exam done? Who performs the ultrasound exam? How is the ultrasound exam performed? What type of ultrasound exam will I have? What [...]

Ultrasound Exams2018-09-20T00:45:17+00:00

Hysterectomy

2018-09-24T16:16:18+00:00

Hysterectomy Hysterectomy What is a hysterectomy? Why is hysterectomy done? Are there alternatives to hysterectomy? What structures are removed during a hysterectomy? What may other organs besides the cervix and uterus be removed during a total hysterectomy? What will happen if my ovaries are removed before I have gone [...]

Hysterectomy2018-09-24T16:16:18+00:00

Robotic Surgery

2018-09-25T05:04:48+00:00

Robotic Surgery Robotic Surgery [one_half last="no" spacing="yes" background_color="" background_image="" background_repeat="no-repeat" background_position="left top" border_size="0px" border_color="" border_style="" padding="" class="" id=""] What is robotic surgery? Robotic surgery is a form of laparoscopy. Laparoscopy is minimally invasive surgery, usually performed in an outpatient setting. Small incisions about a half inch each are made in the abdomen [...]

Robotic Surgery2018-09-25T05:04:48+00:00

Risks of in vitro fertilization (IVF)

2018-09-25T04:50:37+00:00

Risks of in vitro fertilization (IVF) Risks of in vitro fertilization (IVF) [one_half last="no" spacing="yes" background_color="" background_image="" background_repeat="no-repeat" background_position="left top" border_size="0px" border_color="" border_style="" padding="" class="" id=""] IVF is a method of assisted reproduction in which a man’s sperm and a woman’s eggs are combined outside of the body in a [...]

Risks of in vitro fertilization (IVF)2018-09-25T04:50:37+00:00