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Hysterectomy Resources for Mesa, AZ
If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Mesa, AZ, 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.
Find a GYN Surgeon
Doctors in or near Mesa, AZ - Find More Doctors
|Kirsten Sasaki, M.D.
120 Osler Drive, Suite 100
The Advanced Gynecologic Surgery Institute
Naperville IL 60540
|Catalin Marinescu, M.D.
415 Old Newport Blvd
Newport Beach CA 92663
|Amit Patel, M.D.
2301 Marsh Ln
Plano TX 75093
|Ted Lee, M.D.
Magee Womens Hospital
300 Halket Street
Pittsburgh PA 15213
412 641 6412
|Aileen Caceres, M.D.
Center for Specialized Gynecology/Florida Hospital
410 Celebration Place, Suite 302
Celebration FL 34747
|Jonathan Y Song, M.D.
2455 Dean St.
St. Charles IL 60175
|James Kondrup, M.D.
161 Riverside Drive
Binghamton NY 13905
|Siobhan Kehoe, M.D.
Gynecological Oncology Clinic - SW Med
2201 Inwood Road Suite 106
Dallas TX 75390
|Nonnie-Marie Estella, M.D.
10 Research Place
North Chelmsford MA 01863
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Find a Hospital
Hospitals in or near Mesa, AZ - Find Hospitals in other Locations
|Banner - Desert Medical Center
1400 S Dobson Rd
Mesa AZ 85202
|Mountain Vista Medical Center
1301 South Crimson Road
Mesa AZ 85209
|Banner - Baywood Medical Center
6644 E. Baywood Avenue
Mesa AZ 85206
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
| ||Christine MCCLUSKY MD.|
Suggestion by Kathy Coryea :
"She is the best doctor ever! She cares about her patients and goes to the utmost to ensure their safety and wellbeing. I love her to death and would recommend her HIGHLY!...(Read More)
| ||Daniel Lee ROWLAND MD.|
Suggestion by S Windes :
"I highly recommend Dr. Rowland. He is very good at what he does and is very friendly. I have sent my friends to his practice because the staff is friendly someone is always on call the doctors are a...(Read More)
| ||Terry Arthur HUFF MD.|
Suggestion by Lynn :
"He was so very helpful in my decision to have a hysterectomy. He was patient with me & offered alternative procedures (which we tried and failed). In the end i had my hysterectomy 7 weeks ago. He has...(Read More)
| ||Daniel J DOWSWELL DO.|
Suggestion by SarahW :
"I've been seen by Dr. Dowswell for 9 years. He is the gentlest Doctor I've met. He has delivered 2 of my children and performed 3 surgeries (Tubal Ligation Uterine Ablation and Total Laproscopic V...(Read More)
| ||Eric G HUISH DO.|
Suggestion by Sandi :
"He was my doctor 12 yrs ago when I had my youngest daughter at that time he also did my tubal. I thought he was a fine doctor then. This year when I was referred by my family doctor and ended up h...(Read More)
| ||Raul Alberto OSORIO MD.|
Suggestion by E. C. :
"I have been a patient of Dr. Osorio for 15 years. I had been trying to conceive for 5 years when I found him. He correctly diagnosed my infertility performed surgery and I was pregnant within 2 we...(Read More)
|Shelly R MESSER MD.|
Suggestion by susan :
"Great OBGYN doctor! Very good listener and answered all of our questions. We would recommmend this doctor....(Read More)
|Richard DEMIR MD.|
Suggestion by Pat T :
"I went to Dr. Demir with health problems related to a large fibroid tumor on my uterus. Dr. Demir performed a laproscopic hysterectomy. The tumor was nearly 2 lbs. He saw me the next morning to let me...(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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