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Hysterectomy Resources for Atlantic City, NJ
If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Atlantic City, NJ, 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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|Atlantic City Medical Center-City Division
1925 Pacific Ave
Atlantic City NJ 8401
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
| ||George WOROCH MD.|
Suggestion by NervousClara :
"Dr. George Woroch is a very experienced Gynecologist . If it weren't for his persistence in delving into my gynecological problem and insisting on a biopsy I would never have know how serious my co...(Read More)
| ||Vivian VEGA MD.|
Suggestion by Regina Frazier :
"Dr. Vega performed my hysterectomy. She is very knowledgable and helpful. She has great bedside manner. She also saved my daughters life. After a C-section my daughter threw a bloodclot. In my opinion...(Read More)
| ||Philip A KORZENIOWSKI MD.|
Somers Point, NJ
Suggestion by Jen L :
"Dr. Korzenioski did my third C-section. I was very nervous about it because of many complications with my first two C-sections (by other doctors!). Dr. Korzeniowski listened to me carefully and di...(Read More)
| ||Earl Francis JACKMAN DO.|
Toms River, NJ
Suggestion by Linda :
"Dr. Jackman is part of a group - North Dover OB/GYN - I have used Dr. Jackman for my endometrosis issues and gyn issues - he is a very compasionate doctor that really cares about his patients. I high...(Read More)
| ||Michael Patrick CONLEY MD.|
Suggestion by Tracey B :
"Since having my 2nd son in June 2008 I had alot of female health problems and it seemed to be one right after the other. Dr. Conley took the time to sit with me and explain my options and suggestions...(Read More)
| ||Michael Charles BRAVOCO MD.|
Somers Point, NJ
Suggestion by Chris :
"I have been going to Dr. Bravoco since 2002. He removed an ovary for endometriosis in 2003. Since then I have developed more problems and had a TAH/BSO last August. Dr. Bravoco was very compassion...(Read More)
| ||David NUNEZ MD.|
Suggestion by Pamela Perkins :
"He performed surgery and was excellent!! He is very detailed and caring!...(Read More)
| ||Richard DEMARSICO MD.|
Suggestion by Beverly Marcogliese :
"Dr DeMarsico performed my hysterectomy and I have been his patient for 8 years.He is very easy to talk to and compassionate.Highly recommended...(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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