Yearly Archives: 2012

17 Million U.S. Women Face Urinary Incontinence

Approximately 17 million women between the age of 18 & 60 in the U.S. encounter urinary incontinence in their lifetime. The condition that results in loss of control in managing the flow of urine from your body is typically a result of the urethra not being closed tightly to keep the urine in the bladder. … Continue reading

Be Informed On Your Treatment Options For Gynecologic Cancers

A wide variety of gynecologic cancers can affect a woman’s reproductive system, which consists of the uterus, vagina, ovaries and fallopian tubes. The most common types of gynecologic cancers are cervical, endometrial (uterine) and ovarian cancer. The specific type of cancer a woman has and how advanced it is, … Continue reading

State-of-the-art da Vinci Surgery carries big benefits in Hysterectomy procedures

The da Vinci System enables your doctor to perform a minimally invasive hysterectomy even for complex conditions — with enhanced vision, precision, dexterity and control. da Vinci Hysterectomy offers women many potential benefits over traditional surgery, including:

Less pain
Fewer complications
Less blood loss
Shorter hospital stay
Low risk of wound infection
Quicker recovery and return to normal activities

Learn why da Vinci Hysterectomy may be your best treatment option for a range of gynecologic conditions. … Continue reading