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Hysterectomy Resources for Derry, NH
If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Derry, NH, 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 Derry, NH - Find More Doctors
|Amie Napier, M.D.
Medical City Hospital 7777 Forest Lane Suite A331
Dallas TX 75230
|Aileen Caceres, M.D.
Center for Specialized Gynecology/Florida Hospital
410 Celebration Place, Suite 302
Celebration FL 34747
|Ellen Wilson, M.D.
5323 Harry Hines Blvd - Dept of OBGYN
Dallas TX 75390
|Antonio Gargiulo, M.D.
Brigham and Women's Hospital
75 Francis Street
Boston MA 02115
|Jenifer Burkhalter, M.D.
950 Capitol Mall
Sacramento CA 95831
|Mini Somasundaram, M.D.
3600 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus OH 43214
|Megan Daw, M.D.
Western Carolina Women's Specialty Center
2100 Ridgefield Blvd
Asheville NC 28806
|Tiffany Jackson, M.D.
601 Clara Barton, Suite 160
Garland TX 75042
|Ceana Nezhat, M.D.
5555 Peachtree Dunwoody Road
Atlanta GA 30342
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Hospitals in or near Derry, NH - Find Hospitals in other Locations
|Parkland Medical Center
1 Parkland Dr
Derry NH 3038
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 COOPER MD.|
Suggestion by Jennifer Sweatt :
"Dr. Cooper was a wonderful source of knowledge and support while working through multiple treatments for my endometriosis. She was especially helpful while deciding if a hysterectomy was right for me...(Read More)
| ||Richard Scott SALCHUNAS MD.|
Suggestion by LDF :
"Dr. Salchunas is not my regular OBGYN but is part of the practice with Dr. Stevenson who is my MD. Dr. Salchunas was on call the day I went into labor with my third daughter. He was calm compassi...(Read More)
| ||Jack A FARACI MD.|
Suggestion by Madeline A :
"I highly recommend Dr. Faraci. He performed my TAH in February of this year as well as a thermal ablation about 4 years ago. I appreciated the fact that he was very open to discussing alternative trea...(Read More)
| ||Misty Blanchette PORTER MD.|
Suggestion by Jennifer :
"I recommend Dr. Porter to anyone who is struggling with OBGYN issues. I struggled with a problem for nearly 9 years which intensified as the years progressed and she was the ONLY Dr. to ever: List...(Read More)
| ||Fletcher Reid WILSON MD.|
Suggestion by Stephanie :
"Dr. Fletcher Wilson is an excellent OBGYN doctor! His bed side manner is exceptional and he takes the time to go over things with you whether it be having a baby or other gyn things like hysterectomy...(Read More)
| ||Polyxeni Scoville ROUNDS MD.|
Suggestion by Barbara :
"Dr. Rounds is a first rate diagnostician and clinician. She did my hysterectomy for a large uterine fibroid and was absolutely marvelous. Her surgical skills saved me from a transabdominal incision. H...(Read More)
| ||Jeanne Marie JOHNSON MD.|
Suggestion by Janice :
"Dr. Johnson preformed my TAH/BSO. I highly recommend her as a caring and thoughtful physician is deeply concerned with her patients quality of life and comfort. She takes the time to explain fully a...(Read More)
| ||Timothy FISHER MD.|
Suggestion by Sue F :
"I felt Dr. Fisher took the time to answer my numerous question personally. He went above and beyond in his care for my well being and concerns. He had a compassionate and sensitive "bedside" manner. D...(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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