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Compassionate care and state-of-the-art facilities
You may be seeking comprehensive women's wellness care or perhaps you need a gynecologic specialist. At Lakewood Regional Medical Center, women of all ages can take advantage of a dedicated team of gynecologists, obstetricians, nurses and other experts
in women's health for general women's medical care to the diagnosis and treatment of disorders regarding the female reproductive system.
At Lakewood, our women's healthcare provides:
Gynecologic care for women in all states of life
Treatments for a wide range of gynecologic problems
Advanced treatment options including minimally invasive robotically assisted surgery
Whether you take advantage of well-woman examinations or the latest in surgical techniques, you'll find that our professionals are dedicated to providing a compassionate and sensitive environment with expert gynecologic care. Our team provides annual
exams and other screenings and, should you need them, our gynecologic specialists work with you to develop an individualized treatment plan for a wide variety of conditions and diseases. Whether your condition is medical or surgical, our specialists
can provide the surgical and non-surgical options right for you.
Our focus is to be as non-invasive as possible. If your doctor recommends surgery, we have innovative solutions for many cases that give you minimally invasive surgical procedures. These minimally invasive procedures benefits you with:
Less post-op pain
We can use these innovative solutions for a variety of procedures including:
Myomectomy for removing uterine fibroids
Endometrial/cervical cancer surgery
Sacrocolpopexy for vaginal or uterine prolapse
Uterine fibroid embolization
At Lakewood, our goal is to help you maintain your health or get you on the road to recovery so you can enjoy a long and happy life.
This type of cyst occurs when the duct of the Bartholin's gland becomes blocked, resulting in the development of a fluid-filled cyst. The Bartholin's glands are a pair of glands between the vagina and the vulva that produce lubrication when they are stimulated.
This condition is the abnormal growth of cells on the cervix's surface. Considered a precancerous condition, it is typically the result of a sexually transmitted infection with the Human Papillomavirus, or HPV.
Also referred as a cervical insufficiency, this is a condition that occurs when weak cervical tissue causes or contributes to premature birth or possibly loss of the fetus in an otherwise uncomplicated pregnancy.
This condition is a rare ovarian tumor characterized by the presence of thyroid tissue that comprises more than 50 percent of the tumor’s overall mass. The tumor can be benign or malignant and is often treated with surgery.
A biopsy is the removal of a small piece of the cervix tissue, which then is tested in the lab for signs of disease or infection. Doctors typically order a biopsy when another medical test suggests that the body tissue is not normal.
Colposcopy is a procedure used to examine the vulva, cervix and vagina for signs of disease. Often ordered after an abnormal pap test, tissue is collected from the cervix and sent for laboratory testing.
A pap test is performed during a pelvic exam. A physician inserts a speculum into the opening of the vagina in order to examine the cervix and vagina. The cervix is then swabbed in order to test for cancer cells.
This surgical procedure uses a small, lighted tube placed near the female reproductive organs through an incision in the abdomen. Laparoscopy can be used to find cysts, fibroids and infections. Tissue can also be biopsied during the procedure.
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