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If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Kettering, 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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|Kettering Medical Center
3535 Southern Blvd
Kettering OH 45429
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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
| ||William MCCULLOUGH MD.|
Suggestion by Annette :
"This is the doctor who performed my TAH/BSO TVT-O and other bowel repairs. I appreciated his ability to help me feel at ease while maintaining a professional manner. I was impressed by the time he sp...(Read More)
| ||Stephen George ENGLAND MD.|
Suggestion by Alecia :
"Dr England has delivered both of my children. The first was an emergency c-section and the second as a scheduled c-section. He is an excellent surgeon....(Read More)
| ||John Joseph BUCKLEY MD.|
Suggestion by Mary P :
"I was a patient of Dr. Buckley's many years ago before moving out of state to Colorado. He is very smart and a very caring doctor. I have very bad endometriosis and he did a laporascopy and hysteros...(Read More)
| ||Dan LAZARESCU MD.|
Suggestion by Shannon Tousey :
"VERY thorough. Comforting pre and post operative. Exams are made quick and painless. He is very informative and gives the patient the options rather than making the choices himself. After years of...(Read More)
| ||Bruce Jeremy BERNIE MD.|
Suggestion by Teresa :
"Not only Dr. Bernie but his entire staff walked me through every step of the way of my total hysterectomy with efficiency professionalism patience and compassion. He suggested and explained the le...(Read More)
| ||Todd Dale SLATER MD.|
Suggestion by Melissa M :
"Dr. Slater is a wonderful doctor who takes the time to listen to his patients. He has GREAT sense of humor and knows how to make his patients feel at ease even when they feel their worst! He performe...(Read More)
| ||Catherine A COATS DO.|
Suggestion by Dorothy :
"Dr. Coats is a doctor that will take the time to listen to her patient and really want to find a way to help. She helped me with my medical problem when no one else would or could.I suffered for years...(Read More)
| ||Amol ARORA MD.|
Suggestion by Kimberly W :
"After many months of being treated but not being seen as a human I found Dr. Arora. He is not only very kind and considerate but he also CARES about his patients. He takes as much time as needed to...(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.
The internet's premier woman-to-woman support site for hysterectomy information, support and recovery, Hyster Sisters: is truly a labor of love culling the combined wisdom of thousands of Hyster Sisters around the world who have faced hysterectomy firsthand, before hysterectomy, after hysterectomy, treatment options, surgical procedures, hormonal issues and a step-by-step guide through the weeks before and after surgery.
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