Robotic Surgery in Gynecology

learn how robotic surgery is performed in areas of gynecology and women's health from Dr. John R. Wooley

Author: Dr. John R. Wooley What is robotic surgery? Robotic surgery is a variant of minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery. The Da Vinci surgical system was approved by the FDA in 2005. Dr. Barbie Sullivan and I were two of the first gynecologists in this area to be trained in the use of the Da Vinci […]

C-Section Q & A with Dr. Amanda Nicols

Dr. Amanda Nicols offers a C-Section Q&A session

Author: Dr. Amanda Nicols Expecting a baby is a joyous experience in a woman’s life! At The Woman’s Clinic, we feel privileged to be a part of this miraculous journey. Many questions arise, and one that we must address during every pregnancy is a delivery method. Although vaginal delivery is the preferred route in most […]

Hysterectomy: Purpose, Procedure, and Risks

One of the most common gynecological surgeries is called a hysterectomy, which is typically the removal of the uterus. There are roughly 600,000 hysterectomies performed annually in the United States, and gynecologists suggest the surgery to women for many reasons. It is estimated that by age 60, one-third of all women have had hysterectomies for […]