Myomectomy

Myomectomy

Service Type
Body

Myomectomy removes fibroids from your uterus. Fibroids can keep you from having a baby. Fibroid removal restores your ability to get pregnant. At UVA, you'll find several types of fibroid myomectomy. The right procedure for you depends on the size and location of your fibroids.

Hysteroscopic Myomectomy

This option could work for you if you have small fibroids inside your uterus. We insert a slim tube - a hysteroscope - through your vagina and cervix into your uterus. We then use the tool to scrape away fibroids.

This safe, effective procedure: 

Clinical Practice Terms
Bruce G Bateman

Bruce G Bateman, MD

Title:
Professor
Division:
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Primary Location:
General Gynecology
Phone:
434.924.1955
Dana L Redick

Dana L Redick, MD

Title:
Associate Professor
Division:
Midlife Health
Primary Location:
UVA Midlife Health and Gynecologic Specialties Northridge
Phone:
434.243.4720
Katherine W Kent

Katherine W Kent, MD

Title:
Associate Professor
Division:
General Obstetrics and Gynecology
Primary Location:
University Physicians for Women Northridge
Phone:
434.243.4570
Megan J Bray

Megan J Bray, MD

Title:
Associate Professor
Division:
General Obstetrics and Gynecology
Primary Location:
University Physicians for Women Northridge
Phone:
434.243.4570
Michelle Rindos

Michelle Rindos, MD

Title:
Assistant Professor
Division:
Midlife Health
Primary Location:
UVA Midlife Health and Gynecologic Specialties Northridge
Phone:
434.243.4720
Vanessa H Gregg

Vanessa H Gregg, MD

Title:
Associate Professor
Division:
General Obstetrics and Gynecology
Primary Location:
University Physicians for Women Northridge
Phone:
434.243.4570
Laura P Smith

Laura P Smith, MD

Title:
Assistant Professor
Division:
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility
Phone:
434.924.1955
Carrie E Sopata

Carrie E Sopata, MD

Title:
Assistant Professor
Division:
General Obstetrics and Gynecology
Primary Location:
University Physicians for Women Northridge
Phone:
434.243.4570