Northwestern Women’s Health Associates, S.C
680 N. Lake Shore Drive #1200, Chicago, 60611 | Get Directions

Compassionate provider offers common gynecological surgeries for patients near Chicago,

common gynecological surgeries

The idea of gynecological surgeries can cause even the bravest patients some anxiety! Northwestern Women’s Health Associates , serving Chicago, and the areas near Chicago, strives to offer women gentle, personalized, and compassionate care. It’s why we utilize laparoscopic surgery for many common gynecological problems. We also are proud to use the da Vinci Si Surgical System for robotic hysterectomies. We always work towards finding solutions that are effective, patient-centered and promote renewed and improved health.

Laparoscopic surgery:

Surgery done with this method is minimally invasive with faster recovery times. We use small incisions rather than large openings. We use a telescopic rod lens system, connected to a video camera. This transmits an image of the internal organs onto a monitor, allowing us to efficiently perform surgery.

Common surgeries performed this way:

  • Endometriosis treatment: This is the most common procedure used to diagnose and remove endometriosis.
  • Ovarian cyst removal.
  • Removal of ovaries: Also referred to as oophorectomy, this surgery is sometimes necessary in cases of ovarian cancer or to help resolve a different disease such as endometriosis.
  • Hysteroscopy to remove growths, such as fibroids and polyps from the interior of the uterus.
  • Hysterectomies by Stanley Friedell MD and Marc Feldstein MD.

Da Vinci Si Surgical System:

This system uses extreme magnification of the area being operated on. We can perform a surgery with more dexterity, increasing our efficiency for a minimally invasive surgery. This is done by Stanley Friedell MD in our practice.

Benefits of laparoscopic surgery and robotic surgery:

  • Less scarring: The cuts made are smaller, for minimal scarring.
  • Lower cost.
  • Faster recovery time.
  • Safer: The risk of infection drops dramatically with these surgical solutions.
  • Less hospitalization: These methods require significantly less time in the hospital.

At Northwestern Women’s Health Associates , we continually strive to provide ways to improve your health. Call to schedule your consultation to find out the right solution for your needs. 312-440-9400.

 

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  • 5 Star Review
    "Wonderful experience with Dr. Julianne Morton @ NW Women's Associates. I've recommended her to countless girlfriends. Being a first time mom, I went through many physical symptoms and emotions that accompany pregnancy. She is extremely thorough, patient, and has wonderful bedside manner. I felt confident going into delivery with Dr. Morton taking the lead with my delivery. Wonderful practice!"

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    "Dr. Morton is absolutely amazing. She cared for me throughout my first pregnancy and we found her to be kind and caring and straightforward - could not have asked for a better experience! Dr. Dunn ended up being on call during my delivery and she was great as well. I have always found the nurses and office staff to be friendly and on top of things - very happy with the practice!"

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    "I had to have a laproscopic hysterectomy done by Dr. Friedell and all went fabulously! They were very detailed in pre-op which made a lot of difference. I came out of surgery feeling great and post op I was back to work within two weeks. Everyone at the practice, at the hospital, at pre-op were incredible."

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    "Dr.Julianne Morton is amazing! I was recommended by a friend when I moved to the Chicago area and was looking for an OB-GYN. I have seen her for two years in Chicago for my yearly exam. She is beyond kind and great at what she does. Dr.Morton makes you feel very comfortable and is such an incredible doctor! I have recommended her to all of my friends as well who need a new gyno/OB-GYN."

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    "Dr. Morton is a really great doctor. She has an incredible bedside manner and makes you feel comfortable. She makes sure to ask if you have any questions and will happily answer all of them with you. Would highly recommend!"

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    "Dr. Friedell is amazing! He helped delivered my first baby and the whole process was super smooth and stress free. All the staff in the office are super friendly too. Highly recommend!"

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    "I visited Dr Feldstein office yesterday. All of his stuff was very kind and nice to me. He has a professional-team, so I know I have nothing to be afraid of. Just wanted to say thanks to all the people I meet. I am in good hands."

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    "Dr Freidell is extremely knowledgeable, thorough and really cares about his patients. He is very good at getting to the root of the problem, especially with overlapping symptoms. He guided me through all my options and their implications. I will highly recommend him and his team."

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    "I can not tell you how wonderful my experiences have been. Dr. Sharon Wise is my doctor and she is fantastic. She is straightforward and honest about treatments and procedures. I enjoy her sense of humor, and I found her bedside manner when delivering my son to be excellent. "

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