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Why Choose a Single Incision Hysterectomy

Why Choose a Single Incision Hysterectomy

Hysterectomies have come a long way in the past several years. Traditionally, having a hysterectomy meant having to undergo a major surgery where a large incision was made, an extended hospital stay was required, and then recuperating for several weeks at home was a must. When laparoscopic hysterectomies were introduced, the large incision became several…

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What to Expect From Vaginal Reconstructive Surgery

What to Expect From Vaginal Reconstructive Surgery

Vaginal reconstructive surgery can be performed following a trauma to that specific area of the body. Here at Associated Gynecology we understand the importance of this surgery and have the tools and technology to perform it. It’s important to understand there are several differences between vaginal reconstructive surgery and the cosmetic surgery that is to…

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Laparoscopic Hysterectomies Are Your Best Option

Laparoscopic Hysterectomies Are Your Best Option

Laparoscopic hysterectomies have become the preferred method for treating many gynecological conditions where a hysterectomy may be necessary. There are different types of hysterectomies, each with its own benefits. Forms of Laparoscopic Hysterectomies Sometimes, robots are used when performing laparoscopic hysterectomies. This technology enables physicians to conduct the surgery without making a large incision. Even…

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Surgical Options for Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Surgical Options for Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Pelvic organ prolapse occurs when the vagina loses its normal support, resulting in the sagging or dropping of several organs. These include: the bladder, urethra, rectum, and cervix. The progression of this condition causes tissue to bulge and protrude through the opening of the vagina. Pelvic Organ Prolapse is Unique to Each Patient Each patient’s…

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Revolutionizing The Single Site Robotic Hysterectomy

Revolutionizing The Single Site Robotic Hysterectomy

Robotic hysterectomies are now performed by several medical entities, but few possess the technology to utilize the single site platform. Associated Gynecology is equipped to perform the single site robotic hysterectomy and can address many medical conditions with a procedure that will treat complex problems with minimal invasion and a significantly shorter recovery time. Benefits…

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Monitor Abnormal Bleeding to Avoid Emergencies

Monitor Abnormal Bleeding to Avoid Emergencies

Abnormal bleeding in patients who aren’t pregnant but are still of the age to reproduce sometimes occurs and can cause a host of problems. It should be monitored carefully and treatment should be sought. The initial evaluation of this acute uterine bleeding will include a prompt assessment. This is performed to check for signs of…

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Embrace Technology Using the Robotic Hysterectomy

Embrace Technology Using the Robotic Hysterectomy

The Robotic Hysterectomy is becoming more popular because of the many benefits it offers. One method in particular, known as the da Vinci method, is a great option and means of treatment for a host of medical conditions plaguing the female reproductive organs. Evolving to the Robotic Hysterectomy Historically, a hysterectomy was performed by making…

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Can I Have Sex After a Hysterectomy?

Can I Have Sex After a Hysterectomy?

A laparoscopic hysterectomy is a minimally invasive surgery that results in a faster recovery time than a traditional hysterectomy. While you will be able to return to everyday activities relatively quickly, your body will require time to heal. Because of this, it will take some time before you will be able to return to normal…

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Can I Exercise After a Laparoscopic Hysterectomy

Can I Exercise After a Laparoscopic Hysterectomy

Choosing a laparoscopic hysterectomy or vaginal hysterectomy will mean less recovery time and a faster return to normal, everyday activity. Following a laparoscopic hysterectomy, exercise won’t be possible right away, but patients will be able to begin working out much sooner than with an open surgery option. After Your Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Even with a laparoscopic…

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Benefits of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

Benefits of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

If you wish to learn more about choosing minimally invasive gynecologic surgery, you have come to the right place. It has many benefits, which is why it has become such a highly sought-after surgical option. Previously, gynecologic surgery required large incisions and long recovery times. While minimally invasive surgery won’t be possible for every patient,…

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