Reproductive Surgery Manual Now Available

Developed in collaboration with The Society of Reproductive Surgeons, promoting excellence in gynecologic and urologic reproductive surgery Easy to follow, step-by-step instructions, illustrations and videos Written by leading experts in operative gynecology and urology, providing 'tricks of the trade', for practitioners of all levels __________________________ Edited by SRS members, Drs. Jeffrey M. Goldberg, Ceana H. [...]

BUILDING BRIDGES BETWEEN ASSISTED REPRODUCTION AND INFERTILITY TREATMENT AND MINIMALLY INVASIVE GYNECOLOGIC SURGERY – HYSTEROSCOPY AND LAPAROSCOPY

Mini-Symposium with Live Surgery Sessions JANUARY 17-19, 2019 SOFIA / BULGARIA WHY ATTEND THIS REPRODUCTIVE SURGERY EVENT? This event is for specialists in reproductive medicine who want to improve their knowledge about modern minimally-invasive gynecological surgery, AS WELL as for laparoscopists /hysteroscopists who want to improve their understanding about the fertility perspective in major gynecological pathology.  AND of course, if you [...]

Non-Obstetric Surgery During Pregnancy

Now available online! A new and comprehensive book, edited by Dr. Ceana Nezhat, presenting evidence-based approaches to the management of major non-obstetric surgical procedures. The 1st comprehensive resource for non-obstetric surgery during pregnancy Covers the changes and inconsistently presenting pathologies in the gravid patient Guiding physician management of pregnant patients improving outcomes for both mother and baby [...]

How c-section scar defects can cause infertility

By Catherine Woulfe, The Spinoff Defects are ‘currently underdiagnosed and may consequently be left untreated at a staggering rate’, says one of a number of experts calling for more information to be provided to women. A little-known complication of caesarean sections is causing infertility in a small minority of women worldwide. Experts say the evidence is [...]

Gyn surgeons’ EndoMarch empowers patients

Empowering women through a grassroots approach is what Camran Nezhat, MD, a gynecologic surgeon in Palo Alto, Calif., had in mind when he founded the Worldwide Endometriosis March, or EndoMarch, some years ago. In March 2018, the 5th annual international day of marches and calls to action took place across at least eight U.S. cities and [...]

1st International Summit on Assisted Reproduction and Genetics was a SUCCESS!

The 1st International Summit on Assisted Reproduction and Genetics in Israel took place May 27-29, 2018 in Tel Aviv, Israel. The meeting, organized by Drs. Zeev Shoham, Avner Hershlag, and Michael Alper, explored new horizons and addressed the latest challenges in reproductive medicine, focusing on new genetics discoveries and their impact on pre-implantation genetic testing; markers for embryo development [...]

FORMER MODEL WHO NEARLY DIED BATTLING HORRIFIC DISEASE TRAVELS THE WORLD TO HELP FELLOW SUFFERERS

Published 13th June 2018, Echo®, Newsquest Media Group® Carla Cressy, who was once voted one of the country’s prettiest women, flew to Israel to tell experts about her new charity. Her trip comes hot-on-the-heels of the backing of Hollywood star Lena Dunham - who dubbed her a “heroine” for sharing her story. Carla is also [...]

EndoMarch 2018 was a Huge Success!

EndoMarch 2018 was a huge success comprised of excellent presentations and wonderful interactions between patients, physicians, students, and endometriosis advocates! Thanks to the efforts and initiatives of so many EndoMarch supporters and volunteers, we are pleased to report that this grassroots movement has gone viral internationally. Many governmental agencies, like the United Nations, have gotten [...]

Dr. Ceana Nezhat describes how surgeons can perform a video-assisted combined laparoscopy and thoracoscopy.

An estimated 12% of extrapelvic endometriosis involves the diaphragm or thoracic cavity – most commonly the diaphragm – and in some hospitals, its occurrence is drawing together gynecologic surgeons skilled in video-assisted laparoscopy (VALS) with thoracic surgeons trained in video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery (VATS) to diagnose and treat the most severe cases. Most diaphragmatic lesions occur [...]

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