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We found 4 providers matching hysterectomy and who accept MyBlue Gold 1605 near Orlando, FL.

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

Dr. Veronica Schimp practices gynecologic oncology. She accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Before completing her residency at DMC Hutzel Women's Hospital, Dr. Schimp attended medical school at Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. 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 practices maternal and fetal medicine (perinatology) in Orlando, FL and Tallahassee, FL. His average rating from his patients is 4.0 stars out of 5. He takes Coresource, Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Al-Malt graduated from Alexandria University Faculty of Medicine. His training includes a residency program at MetroHealth Medical Center. Dr. Al-Malt (or staff) is conversant in Arabic and Spanish. Dr. Al-Malt is affiliated with 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's specialty is pediatric surgery. Before completing his residency at a hospital affiliated with the University of Michigan, Dr. Morgan attended medical school at the University of Michigan Medical School. Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Morgan accepts. 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 specializes in general surgery. Dr. Vanuno has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. He is a graduate of National University of Asunción Faculty of Medical Sciences. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with West Virginia University and a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois. 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.