Advanced GYN Surgery Center for Women is Certified as an Ambulatory Surgery Facility

We are very pleased to announce that the Advanced GYN Surgery Center was formally certified by the AAAASF in November of 2004. This certification process included a thorough review of our systems and safeguards. We strive to offer the highest degree of professional services to our clients and will continue to stress quality improvement in every […]

Urodynamics (Office testing for bladder problems)

We are now able to offer our patients in-office testing for bladder function, using a computerized device which measures bladder pressure and other characteristics. This is done using state-of-the-art Lumax equipment and takes only about 20 minutes. The testing does not cause pain, only the sensation of needing to void is noted. After the test […]

Bone Densitometry (Dexa Scan for Bone Health)

We have acquired a state-of-the-art Hologic Delphi QDR bone densitometer. This excellent machine allows both screening and tracking in the management of bone loss. Since osteoporosis is a silent disease, women must be aware of the risk factors for this problem, and obtain bone density testing when needed. Risk Factors for Osteoporosis The following is a […]

Women’s Health Initiative Study — HRT and Chronic Health Risks

THE WOMEN’S HEALTH INITIATIVE STUDY AND WHAT IT MEANS TO YOU WHI followed 16,608 healthy women ages 50-70 who took either combined, continuous estrogen and progestin therapy (HRT), estrogen alone (if they have had a hysterectomy), or a placebo. Progestin is used along with estrogen in persons who have not had a hysterectomy to reduce […]