When Your Doctor Advises a Hysterectomy…What You Should Know

Hysterectomy Definition

A hysterectomy is a surgery to remove a woman’s uterus (also known as the womb). During the surgery the whole uterus is usually removed. Your doctor may also remove your fallopian tubes and ovaries. After a hysterectomy, you no longer have menstrual periods and cannot become pregnant. (Read full article here—Hysterectomy Fact Sheet)

Different Types of Hysterectomy Procedures (You DO have options)

If you have been told you need a hysterectomy and you have explored the alternative treatments for your diagnosis, you have more questions to ask. Am I a candidate for a minimally invasive surgery? (Read the full article here – Hysterectomy Types and Choices)

Videos: Alternatives to Traditional Hysterectomy