Robotic Multiple Myomectomy

Myomectomy is a procedure in which uterine fibroids are surgically removed from the uterus.  Uterine fibroids (also known as myomas) affect 30% of women. While many fibroids do not need treatment, others can cause abnormal uterine bleeding, pressure, pain, or…

Robotic Multiple Myomectomy

  • What Causes Fibroids

    Causes of Fibroids

    As we know, our cells are renewed at certain intervals – after sexual intercourse or when a woman’s monthly cycle is completed. The new cells, which are called stem cells, form and replace the old cells. During these periods of…

  • When Do Fibroids Usually Occur?

    When Do Fibroids Usually Occur

    Fibroids can begin to develop as young as the early twenties; however they most commonly affect women in their thirties and forties.  They generally occur in 1 in 1000 pre-menopausal women, although the risk rises to 1 in 100 for…

  • What Are The Signs And Symptoms Of Fibroids?

    Signs And Symptoms

    Many women with fibroids have no symptoms at all. In fact, it is estimated that 75% of women with fibroids do not have symptoms, therefore many women are unaware they have fibroids. Whether or not you have symptoms depends on…

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  • How Are Fibroids Diagnosed
    How Are Fibroids Diagnosed

    If you have no symptoms for fibroids, you may only find out you have the uterine tumors when you have your routine bimanual pelvic exam.…...

  • How Are Fibroids Treated?
    How Are Fibroids Treated?

    Fibroids that are causing significant symptoms need treatment however the right treatment will depend on the size and location of the fibroids, the age of…...