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If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Lima, 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.
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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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|St. Rita's Medical Center
730 W Market St
Lima OH 45801
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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
| ||Dalibor HRADEK MD.|
Suggestion by Christen Ward :
"I recommend this doctor for almost any women's help issues. He is extremely thorough and caring. He always makes sure you are comfortable and is addressing all issues you may be having. Dr. Hradek...(Read More)
| ||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)
| ||Liam DUGGAN DO.|
Suggestion by Meridith Heim :
"Dr. Duggan is a very caring and understanding doctor. He listens to your concerns and problems. He will try to do a less invasive procedure first. I have been a patient of his for about 3 years and h...(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)
| ||Sandra BAILEY DO.|
Suggestion by Reni :
"She actually just relocated to Great Falls Mt. She is very caring and takes time for her patients. I have been very happy with the care I have recieved....(Read More)
| ||Michael Randy BRESSLER DO.|
Suggestion by Karen Yap :
"Dr. Randy Bressler is an OBGYN doctor. He has delivered one of my children via c-section tied my tubes and also performed a hysterectomy. He has an amazing bedside manner. He is extremely caring a...(Read More)
| ||Dale William DROLLINGER MD.|
Suggestion by Debbie W. :
"I went to Dr. Drollinger as a new patient (I had been going to my family doctor for gyn related things) and he examined me took the time to get some test results and then we sat down in his office and...(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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