Surgery for Hysterectomy

So you’ve been told you need surgery for a hysterectomy, also known as uterus removal. You are not alone; Hysterectomies are one of the most common types of surgery for women in the U.S. Having a hysterectomy can be an emotional and difficult journey, and many women feel a sense of loss afterwards, and worry about how their body will look and feel.

Deciding which hysterectomy surgery to have is overwhelming, so it’s important to learn about all of your surgical options to determine which one is best for you. All options are here on this site for you to discuss with your doctor.

You deserve to know everything you can before deciding, and you do have a choice in the type of surgery for hysterectomy you choose.

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Patient Stories

“Having the surgery was the best decision I ever made. I just wish I hadn’t waited as long.”

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Get up to Speed on Recovery

It’s important to prepare for your hysterectomy recovery. Your hospital stay, pain and mobility will all depend on the type of surgery you have and other personal factors.

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Hysterectomy Resources

You likely have many questions about hysterectomy reasons, life after hysterectomy, how to prepare for hysterectomy, what post op hysterectomy is like, and more!

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Hysterectomy Blog

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