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If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Canton, OH, 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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Hospitals in or near Canton, OH - Find Hospitals in other Locations
2600 6th St SW
Canton OH 44710
|Mercy Medical Center - Canton
1320 Mercy Dr NW
Canton OH 44708
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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
| ||Thomas Dean ROBINSON MD.|
Suggestion by Marty :
"Dr. Robinson was reffered to me by my Family Doctor. I was having trouble finding a DR. To do exploritory surgery for cronic pain. When I saw Dr. Robinson he examined me Gave me his recomendations...(Read More)
| ||Albert Tunji DOMINGO MD.|
Suggestion by Kristi :
"I had to have a hysterectomy a year ago 12/05 performed by Dr. Domingo. I was having serious pain in the beginning part of the year of 2005. I ened up being diagnosised with endometriosis. He trie...(Read More)
| ||Joanne KRIVETZKY MD.|
Suggestion by Celeste :
"She has very pleasant personality. She takes her time during examinations and answers any questions you may have. I highly recommend her....(Read More)
| ||Carl Thomas SCHLEICH MD.|
Suggestion by kylie :
"Dr. Schleich delivered my firstborn is my current OBGYN doctor and also performed my hysterectomy surgery due to endometriosis problems. He is a compassionate doctor who even offered to hold my han...(Read More)
| ||Stephen James ANDREWS MD.|
Suggestion by roobea :
"Dr. Andrews is my gyn/oncologist. On my first visit he took the time to not only answer my many questions but my husbands. My husband was impressed because Dr. Andrews explained my condition and the...(Read More)
| ||Michael THESING MD.|
Dayton And Centerville, OH
Suggestion by Karolyn :
"I started seeing Dr. Thesing after my former GYN left the area to teach. I was impressed at my first visit because he came in to talk to me with my clothes on! It was nice to talk without feeling th...(Read More)
| ||Alvaro ROJAS MD.|
Suggestion by Purrrfectlyfab :
"Dr. Rojas is a wonderful doctor! He takes the time to make sure each and every patient gets the special attention they need. He listens to what you what say and respects a woman's intuition!!...(Read More)
| ||Stephen A TURNER MD.|
Suggestion by Steffany R :
"I have been a patient of Dr. Turners for 10 years and a patient of his practice for 16 years. I have been through a cyst removal child birth and then a hysterectomy all with Dr. Turner. Dr. Turner...(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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