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Hysterectomy Resources for Detroit, MI
If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Detroit, MI, 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 Detroit, MI - Find More Doctors
|Arnold Advincula, M.D.
Columbia Ob/Gyn Midtown
51 West 51st St, 3rd FL
New York NY 10019
|Melvin Ashford, M.D.
2603 White Bear Avenue N
Maplewood MN 55109
|Steven McCarus, M.D.
400 Celebration Place Suite310
Celebration FL 34747
|James Kondrup, M.D.
161 Riverside Drive
Binghamton NY 13905
|Caren C Reaves, M.D.
Caring for Women
2805 S. Mayhill Rd
Denton TX 76208
|Andrew Cook, M.D.
14830 Los Gatos Blvd.
Los Gatos CA 95032
|Amy Kelly, M.D.
683 Bielenberg Drive
Woodbury MN 55125
|Amie Napier, M.D.
Medical City Hospital 7777 Forest Lane Suite A331
Dallas TX 75230
|Gerald Harkins, M.D.
Department of OB-Gyn
P.O. Box 850, H-103
Hershey PA 17033
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Find a Hospital
Hospitals in or near Detroit, MI - Find Hospitals in other Locations
|St. John Hospital & Medical Center
22101 Moross Rd
Detroit MI 48236
6071 W Outer Dr
Detroit MI 48235
|Henry Ford Hospital
2799 W Grand Blvd
Detroit MI 48202
|Harper University DMC
3990 John R. St
Detroit MI 48201
|Karmanos Cancer Institute
4100 John R
Detroit MI 48201
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
|Charles LELAND MD.|
Ann Arbor, MI
Suggestion by Gigi :
"Dr. Charles Leland is an excellent Ob/gyn. He is a christian doctor who listens to all you have to say. He is very friendly and upbeat. He was very thorough with me before my hysterectomy checking...(Read More)
| ||Denise Rae SCHIEBOUT DO.|
Grosse Ile, MI
Suggestion by Sharee :
"Denise Schiebout OBGYN is one of the most compassionate understanding and knowledgeable Doctors I have come across in a very long time. She keeps up with current procedures for womens care easy...(Read More)
| ||Chandrika JOSHI MD.|
Suggestion by Cecilia Burton :
"Had a LAVH done. She was very informative caring made you feel comfortable very trustworthy. She would spend alot of time with you answer your questions till you understood. Her care was above and...(Read More)
| ||Luana Jeanne KYSELKA MD.|
Suggestion by Book Lady :
"Dr Kyselka is also a Reproductive Endocronologist and skilled in Laproscopic surgeries. She has been my Dr for over 15 years and I find her professional knowledgable and I just love her staff. Her...(Read More)
| ||William H JEWELL MD.|
Suggestion by Penny Lewis :
"I recommend this doctor very highly. When I had no one listening to me and thought I was going nuts he listened and took action. Now I feel a great deal better thanks to him....(Read More)
| ||Jennifer Lynn COHN MD.|
Suggestion by Sheila :
"Dr. Coh is a OB/GYN and about two years ago I started seeing her. I was having extremely bad periods and for the past year and a half. She had performed and endimetrial ablation and that helped with t...(Read More)
| ||Lawrence W WHITE DO.|
Sterling Heights, MI
Suggestion by Jessica :
"Dr. White was my OB/GYN for many years. The only reason he is not still is that I moved too far away to continue seeing him. He is a godsend ad directly responsible for the healthy delivery of my 3...(Read More)
| ||Ronald Bruce LEVIN MD.|
Clinton Township, MI
Suggestion by Steph :
"Very knowledgeable good bedside manner. Able to alleviate anxiety for patient. Excellent surgical skills....(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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