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We found 7 providers matching hysterectomy and who accept Vytra near Patchogue, NY.

Dr. Joyce Varughese-Raju, MD
Specializes in Gynecologic Oncology
4875 Sunrise Highway
Bohemia, NY
 

Dr. Joyce Varughese-Raju works as a gynecologic oncologist in Bohemia, NY and Stony Brook, NY. Dr. Varughese-Raju's clinical interests include cervix problems, colposcopy, and cone biopsy (conization). She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Viant, Healthfirst, and CIGNA Plans. She studied medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. Her residency was performed at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Varughese-Raju (or staff) speaks the following languages: Urdu, Greek, and Ukrainian.

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Relevant Interests: , Hysterectomy

All Interests: Colposcopy, Cervix Problems, Gynecologic Cancer, HPV, Hysterectomy, Gynecologic Surgery, Cone ... (Read more)

Dr. Elisabeth Jeremias, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
23 South Howell Avenue
Centereach, NY
 

Dr. Elisabeth Jeremias is a general obstetrician and gynecologist. Her average rating from her patients is 2.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Jeremias's areas of expertise include genital warts, menopause, and contraception (birth control). She is affiliated with Stony Brook University Hospital. Amerigroup, HealthSmart, and Viant are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Jeremias honors. She attended the University of Düsseldorf Faculty of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at a hospital affiliated with Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Jeremias (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Hungarian and German.

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Relevant Interests: , Hysterectomy

All Interests: Menopause, Genital Warts, Contraception, Pap Test, Ectopic Pregnancy, Hypertension, Hypothyroidism, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Deborah Morgan Davenport, MD
Specializes in Obstetrics, Gynecology
285 Sills Road; Building #7, Suite D
E Patchogue, NY
 

Dr. Deborah Davenport practices obstetrics and gynecology. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. These areas are among Dr. Davenport's clinical interests: warts, colposcopy, and menopause. She is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Empire BlueCross BlueShield, and Healthfirst, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Davenport attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at a hospital affiliated with Stony Brook University Medical Center.

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Relevant Interests: , Hysterectomy

All Interests: Warts, Menopause, Colposcopy, Loop Electrosurgical Excision, Hysteroscopy, Genital Warts, ... (Read more)

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Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
285 Sills Road
Patchogue, NY
 

Dr. Mindy Shaffran's medical specialty is general obstetrics & gynecology. These areas are among Dr. Shaffran's clinical interests: colposcopy, menopause, and cryotherapy. The average patient rating for Dr. Shaffran is 4.0 stars out of 5. She is in-network for Child Health Plus, Family Health Plus, and Aetna, as well as other insurance carriers. After completing medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine, she performed her residency at a hospital affiliated with Stony Brook University Medical Center. Dr. Shaffran (or staff) speaks Urdu, Mandarin, and Arabic. She is professionally affiliated with St. Charles Hospital (Port Jefferson, NY) and Stony Brook University Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , vaginal hysterectomy

All Interests: Warts, Colposcopy, Cryosurgery, Amenorrhea, Loop Electrosurgical Excision, Cervix Problems, ... (Read more)

Dr. Natalie Semenyuk, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
450 Waverly Avenue
Patchogue, NY
 

Dr. Natalie Semenyuk's area of specialization is general obstetrics & gynecology. She has received a 2.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. Her areas of expertise include the following: colposcopy, menopause, and contraception (birth control). Dr. Semenyuk takes Viant, Healthfirst, CIGNA Plans, and more. She studied medicine at Lugansk State Medical University. For her professional training, Dr. Semenyuk completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

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Relevant Interests: , Hysterectomy

All Interests: Menopause, Colposcopy, Adolescent Gynecology, Amenorrhea, Loop Electrosurgical Excision, ... (Read more)

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Dr. Dorota Barbara Kowalska, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
4875 Sunrise Highway
Bohemia, NY
 

Dr. Dorota Kowalska is a general OB/GYN in Bohemia, NY. Dr. Kowalska's clinical interests include colposcopy, menopause, and cryotherapy. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Viant, Healthfirst, and CIGNA Plans. She is a graduate of American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. She trained at Queens Hospital Center for her residency. Dr. Kowalska (or staff) speaks the following foreign languages: Urdu, Arabic, and Korean. Dr. Kowalska is affiliated with Stony Brook University Hospital.

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Relevant Interests: , Hysterectomy, vaginal hysterectomy

All Interests: Menopause, Colposcopy, Cryosurgery, Loop Electrosurgical Excision, Cervix Problems, Hysteroscopy, ... (Read more)

Dr. Christina Pardo Maxis, MPH, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
4875 Sunrise Highway
Bohemia, NY
 

Dr. Christina Maxis' area of specialization is general obstetrics & gynecology. Areas of expertise for Dr. Maxis include colposcopy, genital warts, and contraception (birth control). After attending UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, she completed her residency training at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Dr. Maxis is in-network for Viant, Healthfirst, CIGNA Plans, and more.

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Relevant Interests: , Hysterectomy

All Interests: Colposcopy, Cervix Problems, Genital Warts, Contraception, Pap Test, HPV, Ectopic Pregnancy, ... (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.