We found 8 providers with an interest in endometrial ablation and who accept Blue Choice near Bolingbrook, IL.

Dr. Aarathi Cholkeri Cholkeri-Singh, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
120 Osler Drive
Naperville, IL
 

Dr. Aarathi Cholkeri-Singh's area of specialization is general gynecology. These areas are among Dr. Cholkeri-Singh's clinical interests: fibroids, endometrial ablation, and hysterectomy (uterus removal). She takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, CIGNA Plans, and Blue Choice, as well as other insurance carriers. She is a graduate of Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northeast Ohio Medical University, and Ross University School of Medicine. For her residency, Dr. Cholkeri-Singh trained at Advocate Lutheran General Hospital. She is professionally affiliated with Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital. Her practice is open to new patients.

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All Interests: Hysteroscopy, Laparoscopic Surgery, Pelvic Pain, Fibroids, Endometrial Ablation, Hysterectomy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Michael Steven Ragland, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
329 Remington Boulevard; Suite 230
Bolingbrook, IL
 

Dr. Michael Ragland, who practices in Bolingbrook, IL, is a medical specialist in general gynecology. These areas are among Dr. Ragland's clinical interests: gynecological problems, incontinence, and endometrial ablation. He is affiliated with Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital and Adventist Health Network (AHN). He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE. Dr. Ragland studied medicine at Meharry Medical College. He speaks Spanish.

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All Interests: Incontinence, Laparoscopic Surgery, Gynecological Problems, High Risk Pregnancy, Endometrial ... (Read more)

Dr. Cathy Joy Halperin, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
550 E Boughton Road; #190
Bolingbrook, IL
 

Dr. Cathy Halperin is a general gynecologist. These areas are among her clinical interests: menopause, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and incontinence. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Preferred Network Access (PNA), in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Halperin graduated from Rush Medical College. Her professional affiliations include Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN).

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All Interests: Menopause, Infertility, Incontinence, Contraception, Laparoscopic Surgery, Perimenopause, ... (Read more)

Dr. John Warren Payne, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
550 E Boughton Road; #190
Bolingbrook, IL
 

Dr. John Payne works as a general gynecologist in La Grange, IL and Bolingbrook, IL. Areas of expertise for Dr. Payne include menopause, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and incontinence. He is professionally affiliated with Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN). He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, Preferred Network Access (PNA), and more. He studied medicine at Autonomous University of Guadalajara Faculty of Medicine.

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Dr. Yong J Kim, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
396 Remington Boulevard; Suite 250
Bolingbrook, IL
 

Dr. Yong Kim sees patients in Bolingbrook, IL. His medical specialty is general gynecology. On average, patients gave Dr. Kim a rating of 3.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among his clinical interests: gynecological problems, vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC), and menopause. He is affiliated with Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital and Adventist Health Network (AHN). He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Kim studied medicine at Yonsei University College of Medicine. In addition to English, Dr. Kim (or staff) speaks Korean and Spanish.

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All Interests: Menopause, Incontinence, Vaginal Birth after Cesarean, Contraception, Fibromyalgia, Laparoscopic ... (Read more)

Dr. Jody Y Lin, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
550 E Boughton Road
Bolingbrook, IL
 

Dr. Jody Lin's specialty is general gynecology. These areas are among his clinical interests: menopause, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and incontinence. Dr. Lin is professionally affiliated with Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN). He is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Medicine at Chicago. Patients gave him an average rating of 3.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Lin accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and TRICARE, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Dr. Michael J Schied, MD
Specializes in General Gynecology
550 E Boughton Road; Suite 190
Bolingbrook, IL
 

Dr. Michael Schied is a general gynecologist. On average, patients gave him a rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include the following: menopause, infertility, and endometrial ablation. Dr. Schied is affiliated with Adventist Hinsdale Hospital, Adventist La Grange Memorial Hospital, and Adventist Health Network (AHN). Dr. Schied takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and Preferred Network Access (PNA), in addition to other insurance carriers. He graduated from Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine.

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Dr. Bohdan Fedirko, MD
Specializes in Legal Medicine, Adult Cardiology
1011 State Street
Lemont, IL
 

Dr. Bohdan Fedirko is a legal medicine and adult cardiology specialist. Clinical interests for Dr. Fedirko include stress echo, arrhythmias (irregular heartbeats), and holter monitoring. He is professionally affiliated with Alexian Brothers Health System (ABHS), Holy Cross Hospital, and Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Coventry, and United Healthcare PPO. Dr. Fedirko attended medical school at Medical University of Gdansk. For his professional training, Dr. Fedirko completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Illinois at Chicago. He speaks Polish.

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What is Endometrial Ablation?

Endometrial ablation is a procedure that destroys and removes a thin layer of the uterine lining. It is usually performed to treat heavy menstrual bleeding, especially if bleeding cannot be controlled by medications. After an endometrial ablation, periods often stop completely. If they do not, they are much lighter and easier to manage.

There are many different ways that the uterine lining can be removed, including radiofrequency, heat, microwaves, and cold. Ablations are usually performed with local anesthetic by an OB/GYN. A probe is inserted into the uterus through the vagina, and the end of the probe is expanded or moved around to access the uterine lining. Cramping and discharge afterwards are normal, but the procedure is not particularly painful.

Endometrial ablation is not for everyone. It shouldn’t be done by women who have reached menopause, or women with uterine cancer or uterine infections. It is important to remember that an endometrial ablation does not remove the uterus or ovaries, so regular pelvic exams are still important after this procedure. Women who are considering endometrial ablation should also be done having children. Pregnancy is possible after an endometrial ablation, though not likely. If pregnancy does occur, an ablation increases the risks of miscarriage and other problems, so reliable birth control must be used after endometrial ablation all the way through menopause.
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