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If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in West Chester, 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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|West Chester Medical Center
7700 University Drive
West Chester OH 45069
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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
| ||Julia H LEE MD.|
West Chester, OH
Suggestion by Tamika :
"I recommend Dr. Julia Lee because she is very job orientated and patient. She Listens when you have a problem and tries to fix it to the best of her ability. She has been the best OB/GYN that I have...(Read More)
| ||Tara Danielle WINCHESTER DO.|
Suggestion by Amy Quinlan :
"I found Dr. Winchester through a friend who works at a local hospital. I have had severe endometriosis with several surgeries and failed conservative treatment options. My past physician was a male a...(Read More)
| ||Melissa Lee BOYLES MD.|
Suggestion by Trina :
"She is a wonderful Doctor. Great Bed side manners. She really listens to your concerns and will sit and talk with you. I do not think she is doing OB anymore but she had delivered 2 of my children an...(Read More)
| ||Joan Marie JESSE MD.|
Suggestion by Marilyn :
"Dr. Jesse recommended a hyst after keeping an eye on my fibroids for a year or two. She gave me lots of information and I was able to make an informed choice. Once I decided to have they hyst she...(Read More)
| ||Patrick SKAROTE MD.|
Suggestion by Nicole :
"I absolutely love Dr. Skarote. I have been to other OB/GYN's before and none of them have taken the time to care for me the way that he has. He explains procedures to me asks if I understand and m...(Read More)
| ||Karen ADAMS-FERGUSON MD.|
Suggestion by Janis Mack :
"Dr. Adams-Ferguson has been my gynecologist for several years. She is incredibly compassionate and truly cares for each and every patient but always makes you feel like you're her most important pat...(Read More)
| ||Maureen Yvonne YABLONSKI MD.|
Suggestion by Julie :
"Dr. Yablonski is a wonderful doctor. She has excellent bedside manner and truly cares about her patients. I had several high risk pregnancies and she took excellent care of me and my babies. I would r...(Read More)
| ||Steven Douglas KILIAN MD.|
Suggestion by Amanda B :
"I came to Dr. Kilian after recieving treatment from another doctor who did not thoroughly investigate my problems and/or pain. In tears in his office I recieved warmth and comfort and an honest promi...(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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