Minimally Invasive Surgery

Minimally Invasive Surgery

At Mid-Atlantic Women’s Care, our Minimally Invasive Surgeons are recognized leaders in their field, providing the highest quality and safest approach to surgery for our patients. Our surgeons are also highly skilled in traditional methods.

Benefits of Minimally Invasive Surgery

While open surgery can involve incisions of 6 to 24 centimeters depending on the type and location of the procedure, Minimally Invasive Surgery requires incisions of only 1 to 2 centimeters or no incision at all. Our surgeons are skilled at using a variety of techniques to operate resulting in less pain, fewer complications, shorter hospital stays and quicker recovery times and return to normal activities.

Types of Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • Laparoscopy
  • Robotic Surgery
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Cystoscopy
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Vaginal Surgery

Common Gynecologic Conditions Treated Using Minimally Invasive Surgery:

  • Uterine Fibroids
  • Endometriosis
  • Pelvic Pain
  • Ovarian Cysts
  • Gynecologic Cancers
  • Benign Cervical Disorders
  • Hysterectomy
  • Ectopic Pregnancy
  • Heavy Uterine Bleeding
  • Pelvic Organ Prolapse
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Tubal Ligation

Patient Reviews

Overall patient rating for Mid-Atlantic Women’s Care:

Pessary Insertion / Removal

Dr. Puritz has an unusual and positive way of connecting with a patient that is comforting and professional and humorous, when appropriate.

Pap Smear

Dr Kemp and staff very nice, personable and professional.

Birth Control Consultation

Dr. Kemp makes each visit fast, comfortable, professional and knowledgeable. Have no reason to go anywhere else.

Annual Well Woman Exam

Everyone in the office is very personable and friendly. I've never had a bad experience in the decades I've been seen at the office. Absolutely love my doctor!

Obstetrical Appointment (routine)

Great staff and visit

Annual Well Woman Exam

Ashley cares about her patients. She is very kind and helpful.

Annual Well Woman Exam

Dr listened and provided objective feedback; no long waiting periods between visit transitions (check in, consult, room wait, well visit and conversation).

Annual Well Woman Exam

Dr. Harris-Proctor was very friendly. She made me feel at eased. She has a very gentle spirit. Dr. Harris-Proctor was very informative. She listened and explained things that you could understand. I would highly recommend Dr. Harris-Proctor.

Gynecological Problem Visit

Have been Dr. Hughes patient for many years. He found Uterine cancer some years ago . I had a hysterectomy and that took of the problem. He really listens to his patients.

Annual Well Woman Exam

Dr. Dixon and her team are extrmely punctual. They let you know exactly what you're doing and they lead you to where you need to go. Dr. Dixon herself is extremely friendly and knows her knowledge and she educates me when I ask questions and does not judge.

Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT)

Dr took the time to explain options and ask me questions to understand my issues and concerns.

Treatment / Procedure

Always professional and takes time to explain procedures

Colposcopy

Dr Davis and her staff were extremely receptive to my concerns. Everyone put me at ease. Dr Davis was very thorough in her explanation of the procedure as well as throughout the procedure.

Gynecological Exams

Dr. Puritz is thorough. Only a patient for a few years but really like her as my doctor. I could talk to her about anything. Hate to see her retire for selfish reasons.

OB Care

Great customer service experience.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Dr. Lindner is always knowledgeable, and compassionate. Always asks what we need and listens without rushing.

Annual Well Woman Exam

Well informed about my present condition by Dr. Davis.Very satisfied.

Annual Well Woman Exam

[Highly satisfied] Because I've been going to Maria for years. She has the best bed side manners. Always answers my questions. Explains what she is doing before time. Generally considered about me and how I feeling. I would recommend her to family and friends. I won't see any other person.

Office Visit / Follow-up

Dr Stockmaster was very thorough and informative. I feel very satisfied with the information I received.

Pap Smear

I’ve been coming to Dr. Dausch for years now and was very pleased with her from day one. She took the time to listen to things/concerns I had at any time. The professionalism is beyond any dr that I’ve had.