From annual checkups to prenatal visits to specialized gynecologic care, Crawford County Memorial Hospital is a trusted partner for women's health care services. We are a respected resource for information about issues that may present themselves in each stage of a woman's life, including menstrual difficulties, 更年期, 激素疗法, 生育控制, pregnancy plans or problems with intimacy.
预防医学 & 健康
A key to maintaining optimum health is getting routine gynecologic care 和 we emphasize a lifelong approach to wellness. We offer the following services in a comfortable, nurturing environment:
- Other gynecologic screenings as needed
We offer advanced ultrasound imaging (two, 三个, 和四维), primarily during a woman's pregnancy. 70% of all women will view an ultrasound during their pregnancy.
- 2-D ultrasounds show outlines 和 flat-looking images to see internal organs of the baby. They are helpful in diagnosing heart defects, 肾脏问题, or any other possible internal issues.
- 3-D images show 三个-dimensional external images, often helpful in diagnosing issues such as a cleft lip.
- 4-D ultrasounds show continuously updated moving images, much like a movie.
While 2-D ultrasounds are typically administered earlier in pregnancies, 3-D or 4-D images are typically captured between the 26th 和 32nd weeks.
- 子宫内膜消融 is an alternative procedure to a hysterectomy, used to control abnormal bleeding. This procedure is typically performed when abnormal bleeding does not respond to other treatments, 生育完成, 和 other medical problems prevent a hysterectomy. The in-office procedure typically takes approximately 45 minutes.
- Non-invasive laparoscopic hysterectomies
- Non-invasive laparoscopic hysterectomies are a minimally invasive procedure where our doctors use specialized tools to perform a surgery. This approach typically results in less pain 和 scarring after the operation, 和 may lead to a faster recovery.
- 尿失禁 最好的治疗方法是手术吗. These surgical procedures are designed to correct stress incontinence when weakened pelvic floor muscles allow the bladder to drop. These surgeries lift the urethra 和 bladder back into normal position, making incontinence much less likely.
- 盆腔痛 has many different symptoms 和 causes. 一些 of these symptoms are best treated through medication, hormone therapy, 和 counseling. Surgery treatment for chronic pelvic pain in women is limited to surgically correctable problems like fibroids 和 endometriosis, so ask your doctor for more information about treatment options if you suffer from chronic pelvic pain.
- 一些 不孕不育 problems may be corrected with laparoscopy on an outpatient basis. 不孕不育 issues 和 surgical options can be discussed with your doctor during any routine or preventative exam.
- 癌top期条件 can be surgically treated in a number of ways depending upon a patient's diagnosis. Routine exams 和 pap smears leading to an early diagnosis can provide for less invasive 和 more comprehensive treatments for these conditions. Should you be diagnosed with a pre-cancerous condition, ask your doctor about your options for surgical 和 non-surgical treatments.
- 输卵管切除术 和 Tubal Ligation
- 输卵管切除术 和 输卵管结扎手术 (having the fallopian tubes “tied”) are both methods of permanent 生育控制. People may choose permanent 生育控制 for health reasons or personal preference. While both 输卵管结扎手术 和 complete salpingectomy are very effective in preventing pregnancy, complete salpingectomy is most effective for contraception 和 provides the greatest benefit in terms of cancer prevention.
For those seeking a permanent 生育控制 option, 水压 is a surgery-free procedure that works with your body creating a natural barrier to prevent pregnancy. It is a quick in-office procedure 和 most women return to normal activities in less than one day. 确定是99.8% effective (based on 4 years of clinical data) 和 follow-up testing to confirm your tubes are blocked offers additional peace of mind.