GW Hospital HealthCast

by George Washington University Hospital

Benefits of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery

Gaby Moawad, MD - Speaker Bio
Gaby Moawad, MD is board-certified in Obstetrics & Gynecology. He is an assistant professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology at The George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences, and a member of the medical staff at The George Washington University Hospital and is affiliated with The George Washington University Hospital and GW Medical Faculty Associates.

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  • Topic Info:Gaby Moawad, MD, FACOG, explains the most common minimally invasive gynecologic surgeries, including hysterectomy, removal of fibroids and ovarian cysts, endometriosis, and prolapse correction, as well as the benefits (fewer complications, faster recovery). Dr. Moawad also discusses why it's important for women considering these types of procedures to feel empowered to ask questions about the surgeon's experience and success rates, to help ensure the best possible outcomes.