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Hysterectomy Resources for Cary, NC
If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Cary, NC, 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 Cary, NC - Find More Doctors
|Jennifer Hayes, M.D.
Visionary Centre for Women
2695 Ulmerton Rd
Clearwater FL 33762
|Francisco Garcini, M.D.
1870 Silver Cross Blvd
New Lenox IL 60451
|Ranae Yockey, M.D.
800 Biesterfield Suite 750
Elk Grove Village IL 60007
|Nonnie-Marie Estella, M.D.
10 Research Place
North Chelmsford MA 01863
|Aileen Caceres, M.D.
Center for Specialized Gynecology/Florida Hospital
410 Celebration Place, Suite 302
Celebration FL 34747
|Arnold Advincula, M.D.
Columbia Ob/Gyn Midtown
51 West 51st St, 3rd FL
New York NY 10019
|Joseph S. Valenti, M.D.
2805 S. Mayhill Road
Denton TX 76208
|Melvin Ashford, M.D.
2603 White Bear Avenue N
Maplewood MN 55109
|Jonathan Y Song, M.D.
2455 Dean St.
St. Charles IL 60175
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Hospitals in or near Cary, NC - Find Hospitals in other Locations
|Western Wake Medical Center
1900 Kildaire Farm Rd
Cary NC 27511
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
| ||Cynthia Brewer SAACKS MD.|
Suggestion by Pat :
"Dr. Saacks did my hysterectomy. She was wonderful. She took the time to answer all of my questions and was very patient with me. She gave me several options to choose from and gave me pros and cons...(Read More)
| ||Gregory Joseph BRANNON MD.|
Suggestion by Laura McMillan :
"Dr. Brannon is a jewel! His partner Dr. Rogers delivered 2 of my 4 children (one was a v-back) and there was nothing buy care and concern. Brannon did my hysterectomy and he was always concerned wi...(Read More)
| ||Barry Alan BRUGGERS MD.|
Suggestion by Gaylen Kirkwood :
"My first surgery was botched - he repaired it and has been my doctor ever since. He is honest upfront and very open. I have had many different issues and he has helped me through every one of them...(Read More)
| ||Geoffrey Keenan SEIDEL MD.|
Suggestion by Lee-Ann Scott :
"I received a PAH on 2/6/07. My MD was/is wonderful great bedside manner. His partner and himself do the surgeries together so the MD's in the office are on the same page in case one's not available....(Read More)
|Stacey Allen WOOD MD.|
Suggestion by OBnurse224 :
"I worked with this doctor as a RN on several different women's units in a hospital and found him to be competent caring nice to his patients and NICE to the nurses. It was this that I based picking...(Read More)
| ||Jeffrey C SABOLOVIC MD.|
Suggestion by Kathy H :
"Very good bedside manner. Was informative and answered whatever questions that I had before and after the procedure....(Read More)
| ||Glen A NOWACHEK MD.|
Suggestion by Melanie G :
"In February of 2009 I went in for surgery to remove an ovary due to a dermoid tumor as described by a radiologist. Once I was in surgery the situation changed and it was found that I had severe end...(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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