Gynecological Surgery in Arlington, TX

What Is Gynecological Surgery?

Gynecology specialists provide care for benign and malignant gynecological conditions. When health concerns impact a woman’s reproductive system, surgical procedures may be necessary to treat and manage such issues. Gynecologists practicing at our facility work closely with each patient to thoroughly review their treatment options and provide the personalized services needed for improved reproductive and overall health. To learn more about the gynecological surgeries performed at USMD Hospital in Arlington, contact us today.

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When Is Gynecological Surgery Needed?

Patients throughout North Texas may require advanced surgical care to treat a wide variety of gynecological health conditions. Some of the most common issues affecting the female reproductive system include:

  • Endometriosis
  • Uterine fibroids
  • Pelvic floor prolapse
  • Abnormal Pap smears
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • Abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Cervical cancer
  • Ovarian cancer
  • Uterine/endometrial cancer
  • Fertility concerns
  • Abnormal cervical or vaginal lesions

Our gynecology specialists provide treatment for women’s health conditions that range from minor to advanced. The location and severity of such a concern help determine the type of procedure recommended.

What Types of Gynecological Procedures Are Performed?

USMD Hospital at Arlington has received the Healthgrades Gynecologic Surgery Excellence Award and is dedicated to providing world-class medical care for women. Gynecological procedures and surgeries performed at our facility may be conducted to diagnose or treat women’s health issues. These procedures include but are not limited to:

  • Dilation and curettage (D&C)
  • Full and partial hysterectomy
  • Diagnostic hysterectomy
  • Myomectomy
  • Endometriosis treatment
  • Cervical cone biopsy
  • Loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP)
  • Laser gynecological surgery
  • Endometrial ablation
  • Anterior/posterior pelvic prolapse repair
  • Sacral colpopexy and mesh placement
  • Sling placement for urinary incontinence

What Advanced Techniques Are Used in Gynecological Surgery?

Our USMD Hospital at Arlington team is highly trained to address gynecological conditions with the latest in advanced surgical techniques. While these gynecologists are skilled at providing traditional abdominal surgery, they also have experience in performing laparoscopic and robot-assisted surgery and take a minimally invasive approach to gynecological care whenever possible. The physicians providing care at our Arlington, TX hospital have advanced training and expertise in the da Vinci® Robotic Surgical System and utilize this technology to perform a number of gynecological procedures.

What Are the Risks Associated with Gynecological Surgery?

The risks of GYN surgery can include things like:

  • Major bleeding
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Blood clots
  • Stomach pain and pressure
  • Uterine perforation or damage to the uterus wall

To learn more about the risks associated with this surgery, schedule a consultation with a gynecological surgeon.

How Long Does It Take to Recover from GYN Surgery?
The recovery time for each surgery is different. It is important to talk to your gynecologist surgeon about what to expect during your recovery. Typically, you might be able to resume your normal activity between one and eight weeks.
Should I Maintain a Specific Diet After Gynecological Surgery?
Your diet is the main factor in helping your body recover from surgery. It is recommended by our team that you keep your fluid intake high and drink around 8 – 10 glasses of water daily. You should also consider eating a diet of soft, easily swallowed foods like fruits, vegetables, and proteins. Eating a balanced diet will help with healing.
Is Gynecological Surgery in Dallas/Fort Worth Covered by Insurance?
At USMD Hospital at Arlington, we want you to receive care that works well for your needs. GYN surgery may be partially or fully covered by your insurance provider. We will help you review your insurance benefits as they apply to your procedure so you can understand your costs before the day of surgery.

Expert Surgical Care for Women’s Health

Our physician-led model helps ensure the gynecological surgeries offered at USMD Hospital at Arlington are conducted using the most effective approach and with the highest standard of care. To learn more about surgical treatment for women’s health or to connect with a DFW gynecologist, please contact our hospital or visit our physician finder tool.

USMD Hospital at Arlington is a joint venture with Texas Health Resources and meets the definition under federal law of a physician-owned hospital. Doctors on the medical staff practice independently and are not employees or agents of the hospital. A list of physician owners is available upon request.