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If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Denton, TX, 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 Denton, TX - Find Hospitals in other Locations
|Denton Regional Medical Center
3535 S I-35 East
Denton TX 76210
|North Texas Hospital/Rocky Mountain Med Ctr
2801 S Mayhill Rd
Denton TX 76208
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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
| ||John Frank DULEMBA MD.|
Suggestion by amy :
"I want to recommend this doctor he is a wonderful doctor. He will do anything he can to help you. He did alot for me and I feel wonderful now because he took the time and listened to me....(Read More)
| ||Catherine KARMEL MD.|
Suggestion by M. Kowalski :
"She has been a great doctor very compassionate doesn't rush into things and is willing to try alternatives when possible. Did great surgery on me too....(Read More)
| ||Robert K ZURAWIN MD.|
Suggestion by Tamara :
"I had a complete Da Vinci Hysterectomy and oophorectomy on 10/23/2008. My surgery was very complicated (for a variety of reasons) and I don't think any other surgeon could have done as well as Dr. Zu...(Read More)
| ||Jerry Lee JOHNSON MD.|
Suggestion by elizabeth r :
"dr jerry johson is a obgyn in lufkin texas i was refered to him and have never been happier with a dr that i have with him. i had to have a tah ( total abdomnial hysteroctmy) he and his staff were t...(Read More)
| ||Odette LIMOSNERO MD.|
Flower Mound, TX
Suggestion by Delinda :
"Dr. Limosnero was absolutely awesome. I would recommend her to anyone that lives in this area. I don't think that I have ever had a doctor who was so thorough or so caring. I recently had a Total H...(Read More)
| ||Marlene Mercedes CORTON MD.|
Suggestion by Effie Gibbs :
"I have had 5 surgeries and still in pain without real answers and I found Dr Corton who really cares and is straight forward and a wonderful person along with great surgical skills. I know; she opera...(Read More)
| ||Alinda Roberta COX MD.|
Suggestion by Darlene Harris :
"Dr. Cox is a very compassionate Dr. She explains what method(s) of care you'll need & she makes sure you understand it. She's very friendly & she take the time to listen to you & the Office Staff is...(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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