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Hysterectomy Resources for Kearney, NE
If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Kearney, NE, 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 Kearney, NE - Find More Doctors
|Jonathan Y Song, M.D.
2455 Dean St.
St. Charles IL 60175
|Tiffany Jackson, M.D.
601 Clara Barton, Suite 160
Garland TX 75042
|John Lenihan, M.D.
314 ML King Jr. Way
Tacoma WA 98465
|Kym Boyman, M.D.
1775 Williston Rd., Ste. 110
South Burlington VT 05403
|Siobhan Kehoe, M.D.
Gynecological Oncology Clinic - SW Med
2201 Inwood Road Suite 106
Dallas TX 75390
|Clifford Rogers, M.D.
The Everett Clinic, Dept. of Surgery and Gynecology
1330 Rockefeller Ave, Suite 120
Everett WA 98201
425 339 5424
|Ken Sinervo, M.D.
1140 Hammond Dr., Ste. F6220
Atlanta GA 30328
|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
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Find a Hospital
Hospitals in or near Kearney, NE - Find Hospitals in other Locations
|Good Samaritan Hospital - Kearney
10 E 31st St
Kearney NE 68847
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
| ||Carolyn Maud DOHERTY MD.|
Suggestion by Robert Martin :
"My wife and I have been unable thus far to conceive. We are not complaining about the "extra practice" but Dr. Doherty was highly recommended to us and she is absolutely a straight shooter. She is...(Read More)
| ||Allison Harris PHILLIPS MD.|
Suggestion by Nikki :
"Dr. Phillips is a wonderful caring physician. She will explain all procedures and testing to make sure you understand anything she is going to do. She is a kind and compassionate physician that listen...(Read More)
| ||Benjamin James RYDER MD.|
Suggestion by Suzanne :
"I first saw Dr Ryder about 6 years ago due to fibroid issues. At the time my fibroids were small so we decided to keep a watchful eye on them. A few years later symptoms were bad and I had read abo...(Read More)
| ||Donald Lowell GIBBENS MD.|
Suggestion by Anne :
"I have been a patient of Dr. Gibbens since I was fifteen years old and had my first GYN issues. Since that time he has gotten me through two high risk pregnancies and delivered my precious kids. He...(Read More)
| ||Terrence James KOLBECK MD.|
Suggestion by Mandy :
"Dr. Kolbeck delivered my daughter 7 years ago with no complications after having many complications with my son. He was suggested as a high risk doctor from my family doctor. He is now doing my LAVH...(Read More)
| ||James Joseph MALY MD.|
Suggestion by Sheila Yates-Vuu :
"Dr. Maly is an excellent doctor professional and he is very kind understanding and trustworthy. Dr. Maly has been my doctor since 1988. He delivered my children and also I just recently had a hys...(Read More)
| ||Kristi Kay PETERSON MD.|
Suggestion by Linda Condray :
"I came to Dr. Peterson for a 2nd opinion regarding what to do about excessive bleeding and large growing fibroids. I stayed with her to do my hysterectomy (TVH) and is now following me for a rectoce...(Read More)
| ||Michael Robert NABITY MD.|
Suggestion by Beseda :
"Dr. Nabity is skilled in surgery (his advanced skills in laparoscopy is much appreciated by this patient and her family!) He treated me for large problematic fibroids. Together we went through all t...(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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