There has never been so many alternatives to hysterectomies!
Many hysterectomies can be replaced with other options including:
- Careful observation and non-surgical monitoring of the condition.
- Hormonal medication and Intrauterine Devices (IUDs) to control heavy vaginal bleeding
- Non-hormonal medication to control heavy vaginal bleeding
- Endometrial ablation and Endomyometrial Resection
- Myomectomy (removing fibroids that reside inside or outside of the uterine cavity)
- Uterine artery embolization or uterine fibroid embolization
Curious and want to learn more? Read all about the various alternatives to hysterectomies in our Articles section.
Hysteroscopy is a common procedure used for assisting in the management of abnormal menstrual bleeding. We perform hysteroscopy in an office-based setting while providing excellent pain control, in a familiar environment at low cost to you and your insurer.
Read more about the advantages of having your hysteroscopy at our facility in this article.
It shouldn’t be necessary to write this article but the recent Washington Post (July 14, 2015) story “Undercover video shows Planned Parenthood exec discussing organ harvesting” has prompted many individuals—both Pro Choice and Pro Life–to react with confusion, disgust and even rage. Unfortunately, this is the not the first time that the professionalism of abortion providers has been called into question. Well-publicized cases such as that involving Pennsylvania physician, Dr. Kermit Gosnell, is another recent example of a stain on the integrity of abortion providers from whom they expect greater care and compassion.
But these recent events make it necessary for abortion providers to examine their own practices and their own behavior. Simply put, the public requires and deserves assurances that women seeking abortion services will be treated with the care and dignity they deserve.
The facts of this video—along with other recent incidents–will be discussed in upcoming political campaigns, in the halls of Congress and will alter the very landscape of abortion rights and the use of fetal tissue for years to come.
But this article is about something else. This is article is not about a woman’s right to abortion—it’s about a woman’s right to dignity.
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