Laparoscopic Gynecologic Surgery

Undergoing surgery can be a stressful ordeal, from preparation to recovery. As medicine and gynecology has advanced, however, certain methods have been developed to minimize invasiveness and recovery time. One such method is laparoscopic gynecologic surgery.

Laparoscopic gynecology can provide many familiar procedures, but with smaller incisions and shorter downtimes. Request more information today: Call (408) 946-9453 or contact us online.

What is Laparoscopic Gynecologic Surgery?

Laparoscopic gynecology refers to a collection of surgical procedures that are performed laparoscopically. This type of procedure is named after the tool it is performed with, the laparoscope.

There are many different types of laparoscopic surgery for women. Some of the most common procedures include:

This list is just a small portion of the total amount of laparoscopic procedures that can be performed for women.

How Does Laparoscopic Gynecological Surgery Work?

Laparoscopic surgery is minimally invasive. This means that these procedures are designed to be done with small incisions, as opposed to traditional open surgery. During a typical laparoscopic procedure:

The rest of the procedure will vary depending on which specific type of surgery is being performed. Laparoscopic surgery has many benefits when compared to traditional open surgery.

Some positive aspects of laparoscopic gynecology include:

From uterine fibroids to ovarian cysts, many different conditions can be addressed with laparoscopic surgery.

Request More Information Today

Laparoscopic gynecologic surgery provides a way for women to receive necessary surgical procedures, but with a less invasive method. Laparoscopy may be your answer to smaller incisions, faster recovery and much more. To see if Laparoscopy is the right open for you from a trained medical professional: Call (408) 946-9453 or contact us online.

Author
Gul A. Zikria, MD, FACOG As an expert in preventive care, innovative treatment solutions, and laparoscopic surgery, board-certified OB/GYN Gul A. Zikria, MD, FACOG, is a trusted practitioner who’s been in private practice since 1985. Dr. Zikria earned his doctor of medicine from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School in Newark. He went on to complete a competitive surgical residency program at Georgetown University in Washington. Dr. Zikria then went through a comprehensive obstetrics and gynecology residency program through the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center at the Magee-Women’s Hospital. He welcomes new and existing patients to his practice in Milpitas, California.

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