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Gynecology


Gynecology refers to the practice of medicine and surgery relating to the female reproductive functions and organs.


Gynecology at UpToDate
 

Dr. Akbar is well trained in open & traditional gyencological surgeries. She has been successfully performing minimally invasive robotic assited surgeries. These minimal invasive surgeries have several advantages over open surgeries; single most vital advantge of robotic assited procedure is substantial reduction in recovery period for patient compared to traditional procedures. Still there are situations which demand open surgeries to ensure best interests and well being of patients. Dr. Akbar will ensure patients understand their sitution and she will educate them to embrace the best & informed choice for their surgery; robotic versus open. Dr. Akbar is among the most experienced providers in gynecology in the area. Besides her availability for wellness and preventative visits she is passionate about providing full attention to the many gynecologic problems you might encounter.

Some of these issues are:

  • Evaluation and treatment of abnormal pap smears
  • Endometriosis

  • Treatment for menstrual disorders, such as menstrual cramps, PMS (Premenstrual Syndrome) or PMDD (Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder, heavy menstruation and other problem bleeding patterns.

  • Menopause management options, including hormone replacement therapy, alternatives to hormone therapy, hormone pellets and “bio-identical hormone therapy”

  • Evaluation and treatment of vaginal infections and vulvar disorders in women and girls.

  • Pelvic Pain

  • Urinary Incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse

  • Vulvodynia

  • Painful Intercourse

  • Interstitial Cystitis (painful bladder syndrome)

 

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