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Dr. Veronica Lee Schimp, DO
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
105 West Miller Street
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Veronica Schimp's area of specialization is gynecologic oncology. She is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Schimp obtained her medical school training at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine and performed her residency at DMC Hutzel Women's Hospital. She is professionally affiliated with Orlando Health.

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2013 Procedure Details

  • Medicare Volume: 11
  • Uninsured Cost: $2,866
  • Medicare Cost: $1,033
Dr. Ahmed M.H. Al-Malt, MD
Specializes in Maternal and Fetal Medicine
615 E Princeton Street; Suite 240
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Ahmed Al-Malt specializes in maternal and fetal medicine (perinatology). His average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Al-Malt accepts Coresource, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Alexandria University Faculty of Medicine. He trained at MetroHealth Medical Center for his residency. Dr. Al-Malt (or staff) speaks Arabic and Spanish. Dr. Al-Malt's hospital/clinic affiliations include Osceola Regional Medical Center and Orlando Health.

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All Interests: Postpartum, Cesarean Section, Vaginal Birth after Cesarean, Contraception, HPV, Sickle Cell ... (Read more)

Dr. Ross Allan Morgan, MD
Specializes in Pediatric Surgery
1814 Lucerne Terrace; Suite A
Orlando, FL
 

Dr. Ross Morgan specializes in pediatric surgery. He attended the University of Michigan Medical School and then went on to complete his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Dr. Morgan is professionally affiliated with Osceola Regional Medical Center and Orlando Health.

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All Interests: Open Lymph Node Biopsy, Bone Marrow Biopsy, Laparoscopic Appendectomy, Colectomy, Pancreas ... (Read more)

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Specializes in General Surgery
1181 Orange Avenue
Winter Park, FL
 

Dr. Daniel Vanuno is a specialist in general surgery. He works in Orlando, FL and Winter Park, FL. Patient reviews placed him at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Vanuno's education and training includes medical school at National University of Asunción Faculty of Medical Sciences and residency at a hospital affiliated with West Virginia University and a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois. In addition to English, Dr. Vanuno speaks Spanish. He is professionally affiliated with Osceola Regional Medical Center and Orlando Health.

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All Interests: Hemorrhoidectomy, Small Bowel Resection, Gallbladder Cancer, Hyperparathyroidism, Liver Disease, ... (Read more)

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What is a Hysterectomy?

A hysterectomy is an extremely common surgery performed to remove the uterus. Sometimes the fallopian tubes, ovaries, or cervix will be removed as well. A woman who has had a hysterectomy will no longer have periods and cannot get pregnant.

There are a variety of reasons that women have hysterectomies, including:
  • Heavy bleeding or pain, such as that due to fibroids, endometriosis, or adenomyosis
  • Cancer
  • Prolapsed uterus, where the pelvic muscles can no longer completely hold the uterus in place

It is important to note that having any of these conditions does not necessarily mean that a hysterectomy is necessary. There are other available treatment options in most cases.

Although the uterus is responsible for a period, it is the ovaries that control the hormonal changes that women go through every month. So if a woman has a hysterectomy but keeps her ovaries, she might still experience hormonal swings every month even if she no longer has a period. Alternately, if a younger woman has a hysterectomy where her ovaries as removed, she will essentially be in immediate menopause.

A hysterectomy can be performed traditionally through one large cut in the abdomen, laparoscopically using tiny incisions and small tools, or through the vagina. Full recovery may take four to six weeks. After a hysterectomy, you might experience sexual changes such as vaginal dryness or a change in libido. It is common to experience strong emotions after a hysterectomy, including both grief and relief. If your ovaries were removed, you may be at higher risk for certain diseases, such as heart disease and osteoporosis. Taking hormonal birth control might reduce this risk.