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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
|Nathan Mordel, M.D.
105 Collier Road Suite 1010
Atlanta GA 30309
|Mayra J. Thompson, M.D.
5323 Harry Hines Blvd Dept OBGYN
Dallas TX 75290
|Lillian Schapiro, M.D.
3200 Downwood Circle, Suite 220
Atlanta GA 30327
|Joseph S. Valenti, M.D.
2805 S. Mayhill Road
Denton TX 76208
|Andrew Cook, M.D.
14830 Los Gatos Blvd.
Los Gatos CA 95032
|Ted Lee, M.D.
Magee Womens Hospital
300 Halket Street
Pittsburgh PA 15213
412 641 6412
|Amit Patel, M.D.
2301 Marsh Ln
Plano TX 75093
|Lori Warren, M.D.
3900 Kresge Way
Louisville KY 40207
|Tiffany Jackson, M.D.
601 Clara Barton, Suite 160
Garland TX 75042
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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
| ||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)
| ||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)
|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)
| ||Matthew Till COLLINS MD.|
Rocky Mount, NC
Suggestion by Ashley :
"Dr. Collins treated me during my third pregnancy. My first two pregnancies were troubling and I delivered each baby prematurely. My doctor did not take the fact that I delivered my children seriously...(Read More)
| ||Marcie POWELL MD.|
Suggestion by Julie :
"Dr. Powell is a very friendly and professional doctor. I was having stomach problems and had been seen by 2 previous doctors who in no way helped me except to lower my bank account. When I met with Dr...(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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