Gynecological Surgery & Medical Management

Our gynecology team at Weiss Memorial Hospital is dedicated to providing you with an individualized treatment plan to get you on the road to recovery. Our patients receive advanced gynecological surgery and procedures for gynecologic conditions from board certified specialists who have received numerous national and international awards for the expertise, including traditional, laparoscopic, and robotic procedures.

Gynecology

  • Advanced Operative Laparoscopy, including:
    • Complex laparoscopic myomectomy (removal of large/multiple fibroids) with uterine reconstruction as an alternative to hysterectomy
    • Laparoscopic tubal reanastomosis (reversal of tubal ligation sterilization)
    • Laparoscopic neosalpingostomy/fimbrioplasty (repair/reconstruction of the fallopian tubes for conditions such as hydrosalpinx)
    • Laparoscopic hysterectomy
    • Laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy (removal of ovarian cysts/tumors with conservation of the ovary in most cases)
    • Laparoscopic assisted vaginal hysterectomy (LAVH), as well as laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy (LSH), and total laparoscopic hysterectomy (TLH)
  • Endometriosis, medical & surgical management
  • Infertility, medical & surgical management
  • Pelvic pain mapping and treatment (laparoscopy)
  • Open (traditional) hysterectomy
  • Pelvic prolapse
  • Urinary stress incontinence management

Gynecological Oncology

  • Treatment of a wide range of gynecological cancers
  • Laparoscopic (minimally invasive) approach to diagnosis, staging, and management of certain gynecological cancers
  • Staging laparotomy for diagnosis and treatment of ovarian cancer
  • Radical hysterectomy for cervical and uterine cancer
  • Ultra-radical pelvic surgery (salvage surgeries for recurrent gynecologic cancer)
  • Pelvic exenteration (radical removal of all pelvic organs in cases of very advanced or recurrent cancers)
  • Genetic predisposition (BRCA1/BRCA2) identification, management and risk reduction, including prophylactic hysterectomy with bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy, among other procedures
  • Management of abnormal pap smears
  • Laser surgery for cervical, vaginal, and vulvar disorders (dysplasia, pre-malignant conditions of the female genitalia)
  • Vulvar cancer screening and management
  • Minimally invasive surgeries for pre-malignant conditions

To find the right solution for you, connect with one of our doctors by calling (773) 564-6025 or by requesting an appointment online.