Fibroids are benign growths that affect the body and lining of the uterus. They can appear on the surface of...
How do I proceed when I find out I have fibroids?
First and foremost, educate yourself on fibroids and, if you have symptoms, on the treatment options available to you. It is crucial to understand the difference between non-surgical fibroid embolization and other traditional surgical techniques. A well informed patient always makes a good decision! You might for example want to visit a website like the National Uterine Fibroids Foundation (www.nuff.org).
Armed with all the info now, your next step is to give us a call and we will arrange for a detailed consult with one of our experts. Once we determine that embolization is the best treatment for you, we will coordinate your care with your primary and Gyn doctors. We will go through a care plan for you that entails all steps including before, during and after your procedure. You will be provided with a literature detailing all the steps.