Surgical Procedures: Olympus 3D vs da Vinci

Procedure via Olympus 3D Laparo-Endoscopic Single-Site (LESS) is a new, highly advanced, minimally-invasive approach for performing a hysterectomy. This specialized approach allows our surgeons to perform the entire procedure through one single incision in the belly button, as opposed to several small scars across the abdomen or one long scar from either side of the […]

Things to know before having a Total Abdominal Hysterectomy

First, what is Total Abdominal Hysterectomy? The most common type of hysterectomy. During a total abdominal hysterectomy, the uterus and the cervix are removed. Cancer of the ovaries and uterus, endometriosis, and large uterine fibroids are treated with total abdominal hysterectomy. Other types of Hysterectomies Partial Hysterectomy A partial, subtotal, or supra-cervical hysterectomy removes just […]