Uterine fibroids are a common condition. Nearly
half of all women get them in their reproductive years and up to two-thirds
will have fibroids by menopause.
While fibroids aren’t a problem for many women,
some fibroids cause serious quality-of-life issues. If you have abnormal
bleeding, severe pain or other symptoms caused by fibroids, we can help.
The Uterine Fibroid Program team at UK HealthCare includes talented gynecologists and interventionalists who offer the most advanced treatments for uterine fibroids, including minimally invasive surgery and nonsurgical options such as uterine fibroid embolization.
Not all fibroids need to be treated. However, if
treatment is necessary, the most common procedures are:
Mark Hoffman, MDSteven Krohmer, MDDriss Raissi, MD
UK Women’s Health Obstetrics & Gynecology
125 E. Maxwell St., Suite 140
Lexington KY 40508