In some cases, reproductive surgery is needed to most effectively address an anatomic condition causing infertility. There are a variety of minimally invasive surgical procedures our doctors can use. A number of conditions can be effectively treated via reproductive surgery.
Laparoscopy is a minimally invasive procedure that requires general anesthesia. A laparoscope is inserted through an incision near the navel to look for and sometimes remove ovarian cysts, adhesions or endometriosis in the pelvic cavity.
Hysteroscopy is a minimally invasive surgical procedure that uses a small tube, to examine the cervical canal and uterus. This procedure is commonly used to treat fibroids, endometrial polyps, and scar tissue.