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Gynecologic Surgery

When you need gynecologic surgery, benefit from the expertise of board-certified, fellowship-trained surgeons at UNC Medical Center in North Carolina.

Expert Surgical Care

Rely on gynecologists with advanced training and experience in:

Diagnostic Services

Your doctor may schedule a gynecologic procedure to check your reproductive health or to diagnose a condition. Diagnostic tests include:

  • Cervical biopsy – Removes a small sample of tissue from your cervix to test for cancer or other conditions
  • Colposcopy – Examines your vagina and cervix
  • Hysteroscopy – Uses a thin tube with a camera on the end to examine your uterus

Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

Your surgical team uses minimally invasive techniques whenever possible to reduce your:

  • Recovery time
  • Risk of infection
  • Pain
  • Scarring

Robotic-Assisted Surgery

If you’re a candidate for minimally invasive surgery, your surgeon may use the da Vinci® Surgical System. Your surgeon can perform complex procedures with precision by using a robotic arm that can rotate further than a human hand.

Treatments

Trust doctors with experience performing a wide range of gynecologic surgeries, including:

  • Endometrial ablation – Removes the lining of your uterus
  • Hysterectomy – Removes uterus
  • Myomectomy – Removes uterine fibroids
  • Pelvic prolapse repair – Restores pelvic organs to their original position
  • Tubal ligation – Ties fallopian tubes to prevent pregnancy

What to Expect at Your First Visit

At your first visit, you’ll discuss your health history, concerns, and goals with your care team. You’ll also receive a physical exam to assess your health. After your diagnosis, discuss treatment options and work with your doctor to create a care plan.

Arrive 15 minutes before your appointment, and bring:

Rely on your care team to explain what to expect before, during, and after surgery.

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