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If you are looking for specific information about hysterectomy in Garland, 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.
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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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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
| ||Allan S DISRAELI MD.|
Suggestion by Donna Heilman :
"Dr. Disraeli has been my gynecologist for almost 28 years. He got me thru the regular things--birth control pap smears etc.... He saw me thru cervical dysplasia infertility & lumps in my breast....(Read More)
| ||L Darrel JORDAN MD.|
Suggestion by Nichole :
"Dr. Jordan is an absolutely WONDERFUL OB/GYN. I have often told him I would follow him if he were to move to another state. He has performed 7 different abdominal procedures on me all to try to sav...(Read More)
| ||Jonathan R BROUGH MD.|
Suggestion by Marcia Hunter :
"When I was having gynecological problems in 2000 Dr. Brough was recommended to me by my primary care doctor. I was so thankful that I went to him. A large cyst was found on my left ovary and of co...(Read More)
| ||Ramin MOHEB MD.|
Suggestion by Lynn L :
"I was referred to Dr. Moheb by my primary care physician after I had seen an OB/GYN who made me feel like I was a major imposition on her day. Dr. Moheb is great. He takes time with his patients to...(Read More)
| ||Jeffrey C CARUTH MD.|
Suggestion by K Neufeld :
"Dr. Caruth has been my OB/GYN for nine years. He has helped me through four miscarriages and was instrumental in helping me find a good RE when infertility treatments were required. When we finally di...(Read More)
| ||Gregory BECKNER MD.|
Suggestion by iwaveatcows :
"professional up-to-date technology takes time listens to patient state-of-the-art practice same building as specialty surgical hospital kind caring staff easy to reach will update post-surgery...(Read More)
| ||Tony HASKINS MD.|
Suggestion by Suzanne Stroud :
"I cannot ever say enough good things about Dr. Haskins. When I was pregnant with my first child I went into pre-term labor on a Sunday night. My husband was out of town on a white-tail deer hunt m...(Read More)
| ||Francis James TIBILETTI MD.|
Suggestion by glynette :
"He has been my Ob/gyn for a long time. I have always received wonderful medical care. He performed my hysterectomy and I recovered very quickly. He is cheerful friendly and very experienced....(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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