Introducing Sonata Treatment for Fibroids

We are excited to have completed our first cases using the Sonata transcervical RF myoma ablation device and honored that Gynesonics has partnered sonata-treatmentwith Brigham & Women’s Faulkner Hospital to introduce this game-changing new technology as an incision-less alternative treatment for women with uterine fibroids. 

About Sonata Treatment

The Sonata Treatment is an incision-free treatment for uterine fibroids and has been clinically proven to be safe and effective.

The Sonata Treatment uses an intrauterine ultrasound handpiece to locate and target the individual fibroids.  Radiofrequency energy is delivered to shrink the fibroid and reduce symptoms.  Call (617) 983-7003 to schedule a consultation at Brigham-Faulkner OB/GYN Associates and find out if the Sonata Treatment is right for you!

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How Fibroids Can Affect Your Fertility

Concerned WomanThose non-cancerous tumors made up of cells and muscle known as fibroids can be a quirky lot. Many women with uterine fibroids have no symptoms whatsoever, and some never even know they have them. Others have painful and heavy periods and struggle with discomfort. With all these disparate situations you may be wondering if and how fibroids can affect your fertility.

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STI vs. UTI: What Is The Difference Between Their Symptoms

Unhappy womanSTI vs. UTI and what is the difference between their symptoms is quite a common dilemma. There are some symptoms similar to both a Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) and a Urinary Tract Infection (UTI), so sometimes it may be difficult to to discern which type of infection your symptoms represent. What follows may help you to spot the difference quickly and take action.

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How Menopause Can Affect Your Sleep Schedule

Woman going through menopauseIf night sweats and day sweats aren’t enough to ruin a normal day, now your clothes seem to be shrinking a bit. At least that’s what you keep telling yourself. Now the knockout punch comes; you begin to realize how menopause can affect your sleep schedule.

Women who have never had trouble falling asleep or staying asleep find that suddenly their rest is disturbed, or they can’t sleep at all. So, what does it all mean, and should you be concerned?

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What Can An Ultrasound Tell You?

UltrasoundFriends and relatives of a pregnant mom are treated to pictures and videos of the growing fetus these days through social media platforms like Facebook, so it’s no surprise that ultrasounds are done earlier and earlier. An ultrasound can tell you many secrets like the gender of the baby unlike decades ago when it would be a surprise.

In addition to the baby’s gender, an ultrasound can inform both the parents-to-be and the physician about the health of the fetus.

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Common Health Issues For New Mothers

Mother and BabyNew moms may think they are ready to tackle anything once they’re at home with their sweet baby. After all, they have been through nine months of ups and downs, difficult sleeping, and morning sickness. Now that they have given birth, it should be smooth sailing, right? 

There are some common health issues for new mothers, so it’s best to be prepared both physically and emotionally to handle what may come next.

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