Northeastern OB/GYN 


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Northeastern Ob Gyn Gynecology Services


Well Woman Exams

  • Annual Exams
  • Cervical Cancer Screening: Pap smears; colposcopy; LEEP; and cervical conization.
  • Sexual Transmitted Disease Testing
Abnormal Menstrual Bleeding
  • Menstrual Bleeding is it: too frequent (period less than 21 days apart), too much, or too long (periods for more than 5 days)?
  • Diagnostic Evaluation: examination; lab evaluation, gynecologic ultrasound, endometrial biopsy, diagnostic laparoscopy
  • Endometrial Ablations:
    • Novasure (more info here)
    • Thermachoice (more info here)
    • Her Option (more info here)
    • Endometrial ablations can be done in the office with anesthesia that might provide significant savings for the patient (more info here)
  • Hysterectomy:
    • Different approaches for different patients
      • Vaginal Hysterectomy
        • "Vaginal Hysterectomy is the approach of choice whenever feasible, based on its well-documented advantages and lower complication rates." American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists - reaffirmed 2011.
      • Laparoscopic Hysterectomy
      • Abdominal Hysterectomy

Postmenopausal Bleeding

  • Diagnostic Evaluations: examination; gynecologic ultrasound; Dilation and Curettage (D&C)  


Contraception/Sterilization

  • Birth Control Pills /  Patches (Ortho Evra) /  Rings (Nuva Ring)
  • Implantabales - Nexplanon (more info here)
  • Intrauterine Devices (IUDs): Mirena (more info here); Liletta (more info here); Skyla (more info here); Paraguard (more info here).
  • Hysteroscopic Tubal Occlusion/ Sterilization - Essure (more info here).
    • Essure can be done safely in the office with anesthesia that might provide significant savings for the patient (more info here).
  • Laparoscopic Tubal Ligation - also known as "getting my tubes tied"


Infertility

  • Diagnostic Evaluations: examinations; lab evaluations; gynecologic ultrasounds, hysterosalpingograms (HSGs); diagnostic laparoscopy
  • Co-management with Reproductive Endocrinology - Jones Institute of Reproductive Medicine (more info click here)

 

Miscarriage / Pregnancy Loss

  • Diagnostic Evaluationsexaminations; lab evaluations; and gynecologic ultrasounds
  • Dilation and Curettage (D&C)
  • Medical Management


Pelvic Support Problems

  • Uterine Prolapse - uterus dropping into the vagina
  • Cystocele - bladder prolapse - sometimes associated with urinary incontinence.
  • Rectocele - rectum pushing into the vagina
  • Vaginal Vault Prolapse 
  • Surgical Repairs: Anterior Colporrhaphy ("bladder tack"); Posterior Colporrhaphy, Hysterectomy
  • Pessaries - a device placed into the vagina to help with pelvic support


Urinary Incontinence 

  • Diagnostic Evaluations: examinations, lab evaluations, urine analysis and cultures
  • Multi-channel Urodynamic Evaluations - Lumax
  • Sling Placement