Dr. Clayton Alexander is an orthopedic surgeon, focusing on upper extremity areas including the shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand. He has specialized Fellowship training in advanced hand surgeries.
Mercy's team of cancer doctors diagnose and treat melanoma, a very serious form of skin cancer.
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Hysteroscopy is a procedure in which a doctor looks at the inside of a woman's uterus, or womb, using a thin tube-like device, called a hysteroscope.
The Institute for Gynecologic Care at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland, provides patients comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of gynecologic conditions and disorders. Our gynecologists utilize diagnostic hysteroscopy in order to examine patients and develop an appropriate treatment plan.
Diagnostic hysteroscopy is a procedure used to examine the uterus and cervical canal for causes of abnormal bleeding. Doctors use a tool known as a hysteroscope, a thin, lighted tube, to perform a diagnostic hysteroscopy. Diagnostic hysteroscopy is a minimally invasive procedure and typically does not require hospitalization.
During a diagnostic hysteroscopy, your doctor will insert a hysteroscope into the vagina and through the cervix to examine the uterus. A video screen may aid in the procedure. In some cases, surgeons will diagnose a condition through diagnostic hysteroscopy and perform operative hysteroscopy within the same procedure, eliminating the need for a second surgery.
A diagnostic hysteroscopy is a surgery used to diagnose symptomatic gynecologic conditions, including the following:
The gynecologists at The Institute for Gynecologic Care will help determine if a diagnostic hysteroscopy is a suitable diagnostic tool for your condition.
The Institute for Gynecologic Care at Mercy Medical Center in Baltimore, Maryland is the flagship Center of Excellence in the Weinberg Center for Women’s Health & Medicine at Mercy. The Institute includes The Gynecology Center and The Gynecologic Oncology Center at Mercy offering physician and surgical expertise in the treatment of endometriosis, urogynecology, adolescent gynecology and well woman care, as well as benign or non-cancerous conditions of the female genital tract and malignant or cancerous conditions such as uterine, ovarian and cervical cancer.
Mercy Medical Center has been recognized for multiple years in the Best Hospitals edition of U.S. News & World Report.
Hyung S. Ryu, M.D., is a highly skilled gynecologic surgeon, providing treatment of ovarian, cervical and uterine cancers at Mercy.
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