We found 5 providers with an interest in endometriosis and who accept United Healthcare Silver EPO near Mckinney, TX.

Dr. Sean Allison Sadler, MD, DO
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
4701 Medical Center Drive; Suite 1a
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Sean Sadler's medical specialty is general obstetrics & gynecology. After completing medical school at Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine, she performed her residency at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. Dr. Sadler's areas of expertise include the following: menopause, colposcopy, and uterine prolapse. Patient reviews placed her at an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. She honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Sadler is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Medical Center of McKinney.

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Dr. Maria Teresa Reyes, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
4701 Medical Center Drive; Suite 1a
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Maria Reyes' area of specialization is general obstetrics & gynecology. Dr. Reyes is conversant in Spanish. Clinical interests for Dr. Reyes include menopause, myomectomy (fibroid removal), and hysterectomy (uterus removal). She is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Medical Center of McKinney. Dr. Reyes studied medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine. Her training includes a residency program at a hospital affiliated with the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas. Her average patient rating is 2.5 stars out of 5. She accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers.

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All Interests: Menopause, Da Vinci Surgery, Myomectomy, Women's Health Issues, Hysterectomy, Endometriosis, ... (Read more)

Dr. Renee Louise Chan, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
4701 Medical Center Drive; Ste 1-a
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Renee Chan specializes in general obstetrics & gynecology. Patient ratings for Dr. Chan average 4.0 stars out of 5. Areas of expertise for Dr. Chan include menopause, colposcopy, and uterine prolapse. Dr. Chan is professionally affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health and Medical Center of McKinney. Dr. Chan honors Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Chan graduated from St. Louis University School of Medicine and then Dr. Chan performed Dr. Chan's residency at a hospital affiliated with St. Louis University (SLU). Dr. Chan is conversant in Spanish.

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Dr. Dara Lynn Havemann, MD
Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
5252 West University Drive
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Dara Havemann is a general obstetrics & gynecology specialist. She is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Havemann include male infertility, hysterosalpingography, and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS). Patients gave Dr. Havemann an average rating of 5.0 stars out of 5. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Aetna EPO, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. Dr. Havemann has received the distinction of Texas Rising Stars. She is affiliated with Baylor Scott & White Health.

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Specializes in General Obstetrics & Gynecology
4510 Medical Center Drive; Suite 309
Mckinney, TX
 

Dr. Gerald Luciani's specialty is general obstetrics & gynecology. He is rated highly by his patients. Dr. Luciani's areas of expertise include colposcopy, well women care, and laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy (LSH). Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and United Healthcare Plans are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Luciani takes. He graduated from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School. His professional affiliations include Baylor Scott & White Health and Medical Center of McKinney.

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All Interests: Colposcopy, Female Incontinence, Pelvic Ultrasound, Essure, Contraception, Family Planning, HPV, ... (Read more)

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What is Endometriosis?

Endometriosis is a painful disease that affects up to 10% of women during their childbearing years. It happens when cells that normally line the uterus migrate and appear in other parts of the body. These cells respond to monthly hormonal fluctuations and grow blood-rich tissue and shed it, just as they would inside the uterus. This can result in pain, and the bleeding can cause scar tissue to form. The thick, inflexible scar tissue (called an adhesion) can become very painful if it stops organs within the body from being able to move freely.

Endometriosis can happen almost anywhere in the body, but it happens most often within the pelvic cavity. The endometriosis lesions are most often seen on the ovaries, fallopian tubes, pelvic wall, bladder, bowel, and intestines. Specific symptoms of endometriosis depend on where the lesions are located, but the most common are:
  • Pain, especially with the menstrual cycle
  • Infertility
  • Diarrhea or constipation during the menstrual cycle
  • Abdominal bloating
  • Heavy or irregular periods

No one knows what causes endometriosis. It is more common in women who have relatives with endometriosis, who have never given birth, and those who have a history of pelvic infections. It is diagnosed by laparoscopy, where a small tube with a camera on the end is inserted into the body in order to take a close look at the area where endometriosis is suspected to be.

Treatment for endometriosis depends on the severity and location of the lesions. Sometimes surgery to remove the endometriosis or adhesions is the best option. Pain medication helps make the major symptom of endometriosis more bearable. Additionally, some women have had success taking birth control pills or progestins to reduce the fluctuations in hormones that cause the endometriosis activity.
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