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Uterine fibroids form on the wall of the uterus. These tumors are almost always noncancerous (benign). However, they can be bothersome and cause discomfort.
Dignity Health Central California doctors are trained in the latest techniques for the treatment of gynecological issues. Find a Doctor who performs fibroid removal in Central California with a philosophy of care, dignity, and respect. Our women’s services teams also offer maternity care and cardiology and oncology treatments specifically designed for the unique needs of a woman.
Uterine fibroids can cause:
Removing the fibroids can relieve these symptoms. Common reasons for fibroid removal include:
The most common methods of fibroid removal at Dignity Health Central California include:
Each procedure has benefits and risks. You and your doctor will determine which procedure is right for you based on the number and size of your fibroids, your age, overall health, and your reproductive goals for the future. The type of procedure used to remove your fibroids determines your recovery period. Most women need a few weeks to fully recover.
We want you to feel as comfortable as possible with your fibroid removal. Rely on your doctor to answer all of your questions and provide personal care with humankindness.
Dignity Health Central California offers a range of high-quality options for fibroid removal in Bakersfield, Merced, San Andreas, and Stockton, CA.