Women need gynecological care during puberty, child bearing years, and menopause. Our dedicated physicians and surgeons can provide ongoing health and wellness care options that are personally designed for you. We treat a wide range of GYN conditions with modern and advanced surgical procedures, such as:
When lifestyle change or medications do not ease your GYN symptoms, or if you are having trouble getting pregnant, you can consult our team of specialists. We are one of the few centers that has doctors who specialize in mini/micro laparoscopic surgery which means you may recover faster.
One in 10 women in the US may suffer from endometriosis. It’s a painful condition that can have a huge impact on a women’s quality of life. It can be difficult to diagnose since its symptoms are similar to other illnesses. As a result, doctors can misdiagnose this disease for a number of years before getting the correct diagnoses and treatment.1
Our team of experts specialize in endometriosis which is a condition that commonly involves the female reproductive system, ovaries, Fallopian tubes, uterine surface, pelvic area, and small intestines.
The tissue (endometrium) that normally lines the inside of the uterus grows outside the uterus and continues to thicken, breakdown and shed with each menstrual cycle. Unlike the menstrual tissues that form monthly inside the uterus and expelled during the monthly period, this endometrial tissue has no exit and can irritate, form adhesions, and damage surrounding healthy tissues.
Saint Francis has the resources and expertise to help treat this painful condition. Learn more about endometriosis and get information about our treatment options.
After diagnosis, we work closely with you to determine the best procedure to treat your condition. Our surgeons treat a number of conditions, using minimally invasive and robotic surgery. Our goal is to eliminate the pain you may have been suffering with so that you can get back to living your best life.
By performing minimally invasive robotic surgery whenever possible, you also may spend less time in the hospital.
Our surgeons also use the da Vinci® robotic technology system to perform:
In addition, our surgeons perform mini/micro laparoscopic gynecological surgery, sometimes referred to as needlescopy surgery. This procedure uses extremely small surgical instruments less than 3 mm in size and creates incisions approximately 1/10 inch (2.3mm) in size.
The following surgical procedures, are performed using mini/micro laparoscopic gynecological surgery: