We found 5 providers matching gynecologic surgery and who accept CIGNA Commercial HMO near Elk Grove, CA.

Dr. Elizabeth Marie Gonzalez, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
8170 Laguna Boulevard; #304
Elk Grove, CA
 

Dr. Elizabeth Gonzalez works as a general OB/GYN in Elk Grove, CA. She is especially interested in women's health issues. Dr. Gonzalez is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, as well as other insurance carriers. After attending Tufts University School of Medicine, she completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Nevada. She is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Gonzalez is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). New patients are welcome to contact her office for an appointment.

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Relevant Interests: , NovaSure, endometrial ablation, vaginal hysterectomy, laparoscopic myomectomy, tubal ligation

All Interests: Laparoscopic Myomectomy, Incontinence, Hysteroscopy, Cervical Dysplasia, Vaginal Birth after ... (Read more)

Dr. Christiana S Kopf, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
8170 Laguna Boulevard; #304
Elk Grove, CA
 

Dr. Christiana Kopf is a specialist in general obstetrics & gynecology. She works in Elk Grove, CA. In her practice, she is particularly interested in women's health issues. She is in-network for Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Medi-Cal, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Kopf graduated from the University of Illinois College of Medicine. Dr. Kopf's medical residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Davis. Her hospital/clinic affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). She welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , NovaSure, endometrial ablation, vaginal hysterectomy, laparoscopic myomectomy

All Interests: Colposcopy, Laparoscopic Myomectomy, Incontinence, Hysteroscopy, Cervical Dysplasia, Essure, ... (Read more)

Dr. Therese Eyre Rosellini, MD, DO
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
8170 Laguna Boulevard; #304
Elk Grove, CA
 

Dr. Therese Rosellini's specialty is general obstetrics & gynecology. She is conversant in Spanish. Dr. Rosellini's areas of expertise include women's health issues. She is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Medical Group (SMG). She attended Western University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine of the Pacific and then went on to complete her residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of California, Davis. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Rosellini honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Medi-Cal, and more. Dr. Rosellini has received professional recognition including the following: Sacramento Super Doctors. She is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , NovaSure, endometrial ablation, vaginal hysterectomy, total laparoscopic hysterectomy (TLH), laparoscopic myomectomy, tubal ligation

All Interests: Colposcopy, Adolescent Gynecology, Laparoscopic Myomectomy, Incontinence, Hysteroscopy, Cervical ... (Read more)

Dr. Gregory Edward Douglas, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
9281 Office Park Circle; 120
Elk Grove, CA
 

Dr. Gregory Douglas is a specialist in general obstetrics & gynecology. He works in Sacramento, CA and Elk Grove, CA. His clinical interests include women's health issues. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and CIGNA Plans. Dr. Douglas attended medical school at Meharry Medical College. Dr. Douglas is affiliated with Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Independent Physicians (SIP). He is open to new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , Hysterectomy, vaginal hysterectomy

All Interests: Menopause, Colposcopy, Uterine Prolapse, Amenorrhea, Circumcision, Cesarean Section, Vaginal Birth ... (Read more)

Dr. Carol Lynne Conrad-Forrest, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
9045 Bruceville Road; #190
Elk Grove, CA
 

Dr. Carol Conrad-Forrest practices general obstetrics & gynecology in Sacramento, CA and Elk Grove, CA. She is especially interested in women's health issues. Dr. Conrad-Forrest honors Anthem, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and more. She is a graduate of the University of Nevada School of Medicine. She trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Wisconsin for residency. Dr. Conrad-Forrest is conversant in Spanish. Her professional affiliations include Sutter Medical Network, Sutter Medical Center, Sacramento, and Sutter Independent Physicians (SIP). Dr. Conrad-Forrest welcomes new patients.

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Relevant Interests: , NovaSure, endometrial ablation, Hysterectomy

All Interests: Menopause, Colposcopy, Diabetes during Pregnancy, Adolescent Gynecology, NovaSure, Infertility, ... (Read more)

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What is Gynecologic Surgery?

Gynecologic surgery is surgery performed on a woman’s pelvic region. It is usually performed by an OB/GYN and can involve the bladder, rectum, or reproductive organs. Surgery in this area may be performed for many reasons, but the most common procedures include:
  • Hysterectomy
  • Fibroid removal
  • Treatment of endometriosis or other heavy bleeding
  • Cancer treatment, including cervical, uterine, and ovarian cancers
  • Removal of ovarian cysts
  • Infertility treatment
  • Treatment for incontinence
  • Sterilization or ‘tube-tying’
  • Surgery for pelvic organ prolapse
  • Repair of vaginal tears

More and more, gynecologic surgery is moving towards the use of minimally invasive surgery. Minimally invasive surgery uses several small incisions and tiny tools and scopes to perform the operation, rather than one large opening. While it is not appropriate in every case, minimally invasive surgery can lead to less scarring, less blood loss, faster recovery, and a lower chance for infection. Minimally invasive gynecologic surgery may be performed with a laparoscope, a thin tube with a camera on the end that allows the surgeon to see inside the body. It may also be performed robotically, using even smaller tools and cameras that a surgeon controls from a computer. Robotic surgery allows even better vision, precision, and control than laparoscopic surgery.

Over the course of a lifetime, many women need pelvic surgery to stay healthy. Qualified gynecologic surgeons will have the right tools at their disposal to provide care with a minimum of discomfort.