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Hysterectomy Resources for Hot Springs, AR
If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Hot Springs, AR, this page will provide added resources for your quest. Read on for specific local information about hysterectomy, surgery options, doctors, hospitals, patient testimonies and more from HysterSisters.com members.
What is a hysterectomy?
A hysterectomy is the surgical removal of the uterus, otherwise known as the womb. Rarely is a hysterectomy an emergency surgery. There is usually considerable time to research and explore options for discussions with your personal surgeon.
Read more about hysterectomy.
Most importantly, if you have been told you need a hysterectomy and you have explored the alternative treatments for your diagnosis, there is important information you need to know.
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Doctors in or near Hot Springs, AR - Find More Doctors
|Tamer Seckin, M.D.
872 FIFTH AVE
NEW YORK NY 10065
|Andrew Cook, M.D.
14830 Los Gatos Blvd.
Los Gatos CA 95032
|Mark Richey, M.D.
1200 Airport Heights
Anchorage AK 99508
|Natalya Danilyants, M.D.
3206 Tower Oaks Blvd, Suite 200
Rockville MD 20852
|Ted Lee, M.D.
Magee Womens Hospital
300 Halket Street
Pittsburgh PA 15213
412 641 6412
|Arnold Advincula, M.D.
Columbia Ob/Gyn Midtown
51 West 51st St, 3rd FL
New York NY 10019
|Francisco Garcini, M.D.
1870 Silver Cross Blvd
New Lenox IL 60451
|Amie Napier, M.D.
Medical City Hospital 7777 Forest Lane Suite A331
Dallas TX 75230
|Susan Carter, M.D.
North Colorado Medical Center/ MCR
1800 15th Street, Suite 220
Greeley CO 80631
970 353 1335
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Hospitals in or near Hot Springs, AR - Find Hospitals in other Locations
|St. Joseph's Mercy Health Center
300 Werner St
Hot Springs AR 71913
HysterSisters Hysterectomy Articles
Your first decision - What type of hysterectomy is best for you?
Different types of hysterectomy are tailored to a specific set of health needs and surgeon skills. With today's advancing technology and experienced surgeons, most women are candidates for minimally invasive surgery. Minimally invasive surgery typically allows for faster recovery and fewer complications. Vaginal hysterectomy, laparoscopic hysterectomy, and robotic hysterectomy are examples of minimally invasive hysterectomy options.
Ask your surgeon: Am I a candidate for minimally invasive hysterectomy? If the answer is no, ask "Why not?". Seek a second opinion of a specialized GYN surgeon for additional surgery options.
Read more about the different hysterectomy types:
da Vinci¨ Hysterectomy
Open Incision - Abdominal Hysterectomy
| ||Nicquel (Nikki) GORDON MD.|
Hot Springs, AR
Suggestion by Kim :
"She is very thorough does not rush through your appointment. Very caring and compassionate! Goes through every option available to you and explains in detail. Was sympathetic caring through out m...(Read More)
| ||Stephen Edgardo TORRES MD.|
Fort Smith, AR
Suggestion by gordonk :
"Fabulous. I called him my Dr Prince Charming. Office visits were never rushed. He was genuinely kind and took time to explain details. Surgery was great (if such can be the case). He indulged m...(Read More)
| ||Lawrence SCHMITZ MD.|
Suggestion by Melinda :
"Dr. Schmitz is an amazing doctor!! I received a diagnoses that meant I would have to have a hysterectomy. Upon mine & my husbands first visit to discuss options Dr. Schmitz was very open about all op...(Read More)
| ||Durward Brooks ALLEN MD.|
Little Rock, AR
Suggestion by Alicia :
"This is by far the best physician I have ever been to. I had been at one gyn. for years and finally switched by referral to Dr. Allen. He specializes only in gynecology now which is great. He liste...(Read More)
| ||Clinton HENSON MD.|
Suggestion by Rachel M :
"Dr. Henson became my OB/GYN 18 years ago! I was 19 years old a college student single and pregnant. Dr. Henson treated me with dignity and respect even though I felt very ashamed in my situation. I...(Read More)
| ||Norbert William DELACEY MD.|
Suggestion by Janet Beck :
"Dr. DeLacey is always very thorough and speaks in terms that an average person can understand! He never seems to tire of your questions and actually answered several questions I hadn't even thought a...(Read More)
| ||James Todd HANNAH MD.|
Suggestion by Kristi Howard :
"I originally went to see Dr. Hannah for an ovarian mass that was found by my general doctor. He is a very kind compassionate and thorough doctor. During the surgery they ended up finding borderlin...(Read More)
HysterSisters Recommends Get a Second Opinion
Get a Second Opinion - ALWAYS!
HysterSisters recommends that you get more than one opinion when your doctor suggests a hysterectomy. You may have a trustful long-standing history with your doctor and feel horrified that we suggest such a thing! This isn't a slap in the face for your personal physician but a smart thing for every patient to do.
Set up an appointment with a different surgeon in a different practice and even perhaps in a different town. Take your records with you but also ask for an exam. Ask if the first recommendation is appropriate. Ask for alternative suggestions.
Get a third opinion. You might find the third suggests an even less invasive solution or an alternative treatment to completely avoid surgery.
The key is for you, the patient, to get all the information you can before you agree to surgery. You cannot change your mind once the surgery is done. There are no money back guarantees if the surgery is not the cure for your problem. Be smart. Do your homework.
Read more about getting a second opinion: Give Me A Second.
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