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Gynecology Surgery

In addition to the common procedures performed for gynecological conditions, the Baton Rouge area’s only board certified gynecologic oncologists performs extensive surgical procedures for all types of gynecologic cancer.

Surgeries at Woman's include:

Gynecological Procedures

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  • Hysterectomy
  • Removal of tubes and ovaries

Gastrointestinal Procedures

  • Bowel
  • Stomach
  • Gall bladder
  • General surgery
  • Hernia repair
  • Appendectomy

Procedures to Treat:

  • Cervical cancer
  • Uterine cancer
  • Uterine fibroids
  • Endometriosis
  • Uterne prolapse

Specialists at Woman's also perform:

  • Reproductive endocrinology (infertility) procedures
  • Minimally invasive procedures through small incisions, with the latest technology using physician assisted robotic surgery or laproscopy

The Team Approach

While all nurses can assist with all procedures, each nurse also belongs to a team with a special interest and expertise in a particular type of surgery.

Resource Nurses

Resource nurses for each team keep abreast of new equipment and techniques to share with other team members.

Instrument Technicians

The highly skilled team of instrument technicians in surgical services ensures that specialized surgical equipment is always in flawless condition for the delicate procedures for which it is designed.

Shorter Hospital Stays

Hospital stays after surgery have become shorter. Now, more than ever, it is important for you to be prepared for surgery and to take an active part in your recovery.