While no one wants to have gynecologic surgery, your procedure may be less invasive and easier to recover from if you qualify for minimally invasive surgery.
Minimally invasive gynecologic surgery is surgery used to treat problems of the female reproductive system. Gynecologic surgeons go inside the body through tiny incisions to reach the reproductive organs.
The highly-skilled gynecological surgeons at Louisiana Women’s Healthcare routinely perform these minimally invasive procedures:
Laparoscopic procedures are helpful when assessing reasons for infertility or when confirming endometriosis.
Minimally invasive surgery allows the doctors at Louisiana Women’s Healthcare to use surgical techniques considered safer than traditional open surgery. Minimally invasive surgery also allows for:
Women who have minimally invasive gynecologic surgery can usually return to their usual activities within a week or two after surgery. With traditional gynecologic surgery, full recovery often takes a month or more.
The physicians of Louisiana Women’s Healthcare perform thousands of minimally invasive procedures each year, and provide the experience you can trust. To find out if minimally invasive surgery is the best way to treat your gynecological problem, call or make an appointment with one of our physicians online, through MyOchsner, or by phone (225) 201-2010.