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Hysterectomy Resources for Myrtle Beach, SC
If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Myrtle Beach, SC, 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.
Find a GYN Surgeon
Doctors in or near Myrtle Beach, SC - Find More Doctors
|Mini Somasundaram, M.D.
3600 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus OH 43214
|Jonathan Y Song, M.D.
2455 Dean St.
St. Charles IL 60175
|Aileen Caceres, M.D.
Center for Specialized Gynecology/Florida Hospital
410 Celebration Place, Suite 302
Celebration FL 34747
|Lauren Streicher, M.D.
Gynecologic Specialists of Northwestern, S.C
680 N. Lake Shore Dr., Suite 117
Chicago IL 60611
|Ellen Wilson, M.D.
5323 Harry Hines Blvd - Dept of OBGYN
Dallas TX 75390
|Charles Miller, M.D.
120 Osler Drive
Naperville IL 60540
|Mayra J. Thompson, M.D.
5323 Harry Hines Blvd Dept OBGYN
Dallas TX 75290
|Nathan Mordel, M.D.
105 Collier Road Suite 1010
Atlanta GA 30309
|Shaghayegh DeNoble, M.D.
20 Wilsey Square
Ridgewood NJ 07450
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Find a Hospital
Hospitals in or near Myrtle Beach, SC - Find Hospitals in other Locations
|Grand Strand Regional Medical Center
809 82nd Pkwy
Myrtle Beach SC 29572
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
| ||Dode Nobia WASHINGTON MD.|
Myrtle Beach, SC
Suggestion by Cathy :
"Dr Washington is absolutely amazing. i got pregnant at 18 and she was my original dr. She always made me feel totally comfortable especially since i have never been to the gyno before. When she left t...(Read More)
| ||Amy Lynn KING MD.|
Myrtle Beach, SC
Suggestion by Andrea Taylor :
"Very caring. Very concerned about your well being. She preformed my hysterectomy....(Read More)
| ||Julie Anne REED MD.|
Suggestion by Yvette Sheppard :
"Dr. Julie Reed is very friendly and considerate. She listens to your every concern and answers all your questions. She takes her time with you and pays attention when you're talking with her. She h...(Read More)
| ||Kathryn Lohr MOORE MD.|
Suggestion by vingaro :
"Dr. Moore is very professional experienced and offers sound advice. She is quick to offer help and provide solutions. She's a great listener. Both my husband and I are very happy with her and wish...(Read More)
| ||Chris JENNINGS MD.|
Suggestion by jessica burgess :
"I was sent to Dr. Jennings for my endometriosis. Upon meeting him for the first time he made me feel very comfortable and able to share the problems I was having. During my first visit he scheduled...(Read More)
| ||Walter BISHOP MD.|
Suggestion by Joyce Sammons :
"I found Dr. Bishop in the late 1980's when I needed a D&C. He was very kind and compassionate then and when I started having pain from fibroid tumors in November 2006 I called him after my family Dr....(Read More)
| ||Mary Teresa JOSEPH MD.|
Suggestion by Lynette H. :
"Dr. Joseph is a very caring skilled and thorough physician. This doctor will share her concern and will do whatever is medically necessary to solve a problem. She is wonderful....(Read More)
| ||Roger Huntington GOWER MD.|
Suggestion by Vanessa Medlock :
"Dr. Gower has treated me since I was a seventeen year old with uncontrolled and unexplained bleeding. He was always very thorough testing everything until he found his answers. He delivered my oldes...(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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