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Uterine fibroids are growths on the wall of the uterus. They are usually noncancerous (benign) but can cause uncomfortable symptoms.
If you’re living with fibroids, Find a Doctor at Dignity Health who can help you understand your options for fibroid removal in the Bay Area. Our women’s services experts provide personalized, convenient, and efficient service with state-of-the-art technology our hospitals and women’s health centers throughout the area.
Uterine fibroids can cause bothersome and uncomfortable symptoms, including:
Fibroid removal can improve quality of life by relieving symptoms. Doctors commonly remove fibroids that cause:
The most common methods of fibroid removal used by Dignity Health include:
If you decide to have fibroid removal at Dignity Health, your doctor will tell you about the benefits and risks of each option. The procedure that’s right for you will depend on whether or not you wish to have children in the future, the size and number of fibroids, your age, and your overall health. Rely on our women’s health specialists to help you make a decision that is best for your overall well-being.