SILS: A Modern Option for Hysterectomy
More than 600,000 women undergo a hysterectomy each year to relieve such conditions as fibroid tumors, endometriosis, abnormal bleeding, even cervical cancer. Single Incision Laparoscopic Surgery uses a single incision in the belly button, rather than the three to four incisions required by standard laparoscopic surgery techniques, significantly reducing the potential for visible scars, pain, trauma and recovery time that normally accompany a hysterectomy. Read more.
The Faith Factor In Medicine
While modern medicine certainly holds the appeal of a “quick fix,” Dr. Litrel and his colleagues share the philosophy that the best solutions for curing a patient’s symptoms are not always those that include a prescription or a scalpel. Read more.
Health Care is Founded On Relationships, Not Simply Accessibility
As Health Care Reform continues to grab headlines across the country, Dr. Mike Litrel of Cherokee Women’s Health Specialists in Woodstock and Canton, Georgia, argues that the emphasis on simply making health care more accessible threatens the human component of wellness. Read more.
Checklist for Your Next OB-GYN Appointment
Dr. Gandhi, an OB-GYN with Cherokee Women’s Health Specialists in Woodstock and Canton, Georgia, recommends all women have the following information available when they visit their gynecologist for their annual exam. Read more.
10 Things To Discuss With Your Gynecologist
As an advocate of women’s health, Dr. Peahen Gandhi, an OB-GYN with Cherokee Women’s Health Specialists in Woodstock and Canton, Georgia, recommends the things you should always discuss with your gynecologist. Read more.
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