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Hysterectomy Resources for Grosse Pointe, MI
If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Grosse Pointe, 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.
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Doctors in or near Grosse Pointe, MI - Find More Doctors
|Stephen Zweibach, M.D.
815 S Parsons Ave
Brandon FL 33511
|Susan Carter, M.D.
North Colorado Medical Center/ MCR
1800 15th Street, Suite 220
Greeley CO 80631
970 353 1335
|Ken Sinervo, M.D.
1140 Hammond Dr., Ste. F6220
Atlanta GA 30328
|Gerald Harkins, M.D.
Department of OB-Gyn
P.O. Box 850, H-103
Hershey PA 17033
|Ranae Yockey, M.D.
800 Biesterfield Suite 750
Elk Grove Village IL 60007
|Tiffany Jackson, M.D.
601 Clara Barton, Suite 160
Garland TX 75042
|Aarathi Cholkeri-Singh, M.D.
120 Osler Drive
Naperville IL 60540
|Rosalind Jackson, M.D.
4000 MiamisburgCenterville RD
Miamisburg OH 45342
|Jenifer Burkhalter, M.D.
950 Capitol Mall
Sacramento CA 95831
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Find a Hospital
Hospitals in or near Grosse Pointe, MI - Find Hospitals in other Locations
|Beaumont - Grosse Pointe Campus
468 Cadieux Rd
Grosse Pointe MI 48230
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
| ||Benjamin Shianben CHEN MD.|
Grosse Pointe, MI
Suggestion by Ladia Jones :
"I went to this doctor for fibroid tumors. My situation was severe because I was extremely anemic. He recommended a hysterectomy and he did an awesome explaining everything as well as the procedure. He...(Read More)
| ||Sarah M JONES DO.|
Grosse Pointe, MI
Suggestion by sandy :
"After many years of pain from endrometriosis I needed a hysterectomy. Someone told me about Dr. Jones I can't recommend this Doctor enough she truly cares. She explains everything and looks you r...(Read More)
|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)
| ||Ben AYANBADEJO MD.|
Suggestion by Guess who :
"He is wonderful. There with a shoulder to cry on and someone who takes the time to provide you with answers to your every question....(Read More)
| ||David Michael MAGYAR DO.|
Suggestion by Tina W :
"After going to an ob/gyn who demanded I have a hysterectomy immediately because he claimed my fibroid tumor could not be removed and insisting I could still have a uterine sarcoma I searched out an on...(Read More)
| ||James LINDEMULDER MD.|
Suggestion by Michelle :
"He is awesome! He checked me out thouroughly before recommending a laproscopy discussed all medication options possible side effects benefits and negatives. I finally ended up going with a hyster...(Read More)
| ||Angela May MESSINA MD.|
Suggestion by Amber :
"Dr. Messina was a god-sent to me. I had 2 children with no complications. I then miscarried twice and suffered an ectopic pregnancy. The doctor I had at the time was of no help what so ever. She s...(Read More)
| ||Scott Richard KING MD.|
Suggestion by Renée Runyon :
"Dr. Scott King in Jackson MI is an OB/GYN who really cares about his patients. I don't think he delivers babies any more but he has been a source of much information and comfort to me during my ma...(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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