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Hysterectomy Resources for Lincoln, NE
If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Lincoln, 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 Lincoln, NE - Find More Doctors
|Kym Boyman, M.D.
1775 Williston Rd., Ste. 110
South Burlington VT 05403
|Melvin Ashford, M.D.
2603 White Bear Avenue N
Maplewood MN 55109
|Catalin Marinescu, M.D.
415 Old Newport Blvd
Newport Beach CA 92663
|Jonathan Y Song, M.D.
2455 Dean St.
St. Charles IL 60175
|Rosalind Jackson, M.D.
4000 MiamisburgCenterville RD
Miamisburg OH 45342
|Gerald Harkins, M.D.
Department of OB-Gyn
P.O. Box 850, H-103
Hershey PA 17033
|Andrew Cook, M.D.
14830 Los Gatos Blvd.
Los Gatos CA 95032
|Tamer Seckin, M.D.
872 FIFTH AVE
NEW YORK NY 10065
|Megan Daw, M.D.
Western Carolina Women's Specialty Center
2100 Ridgefield Blvd
Asheville NC 28806
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Find a Hospital
Hospitals in or near Lincoln, NE - Find Hospitals in other Locations
|St. Elizabeth Regional Medical Center
555 S 70th St
Lincoln NE 68510
|Bryan LGH Medical Center East
1600 S 48th St
Lincoln NE 68506
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
| ||Stephen Gene SWANSON MD.|
Suggestion by Jody M :
"My husband & I recommend Dr. Swanson because he has a wonderful bedside manner & a good sense of humor and is very knowledgeable in his field!...(Read More)
| ||Deanna Louise HUTCHINS MD.|
Suggestion by Peggy King :
"Deanna Hutchins has a very nice personality. I prefer women doctors and Deanna is one reason why. Deanna ALWAYS spends as much time as you want when she has a appointment with you. Deanna is also v...(Read More)
| ||Krynn Keller BUCKLEY MD.|
Suggestion by Sheri Tewes :
"This is the doctor that performed my hysterectomy she did an excellent job. Only lost a tablespoon of blood and she did an oopherectomy and total hysterectomy and took out my cervix. She has worked...(Read More)
| ||Todd Darren MARTIN MD.|
Suggestion by echo1 :
"Dr. Martin is wonderful! He was there for me when another OB/GYN was at a loss with what to do with my abdominal pain. He worked with me through trying to medically correct the situation and eventua...(Read More)
| ||Gene Francis STOHS MD.|
Suggestion by A. Young :
"Technically speaking I was his patient several years ago. The good thing is that the care I recieved from him was nothing short of excellent. The bad news is that I have moved a couple of times sin...(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)
| ||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)
| ||Nina AGARWALLA MD.|
Suggestion by Karen West :
"I had to have my hysterectomy because of several fibroid tumors on my uterus. Dr Agarwalla was the doctor to whom I was sent by my primary care provider. She specializes in laproscopic surgeries. I wa...(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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