If you have been told that you need a hysteroscopy then you probably have a lot of questions and concerns. When you need a procedure like this, it is normal to feel a little anxious. Choosing your own surgeon can help you to feel like you have more control of the situation. If you need a hysteroscopy London then read on to find out more.
What is a hysteroscopy?
A hysteroscopy is a procedure that is able to look inside your womb. A surgeon passes a small camera with a light through your vagina past the cervix and into your womb. This is a way in which a surgeon can investigate the womb without the need for any cutting. This means the procedure can be carried out on an outpatient basis, with no need for an overnight stay.
When do you need a hysteroscopy?
A hysteroscopy is advisable when your doctor requires more information to give an accurate diagnosis. It can be used to investigate a wide range of issues. The procedure may find the cause of problems like heavy periods or unusual bleeding, pelvic pain or difficulty with getting pregnant. A hysteroscopy can also help to diagnose fibroids and polyps.
Some conditions can be treated using a hysteroscopy. Fibroids, polyps and displaced IUDs can all be dealt with using a hysteroscopy.
Choosing a surgeon for a hysteroscopy London
Dr Phillipe de Rosnay is an experienced consultant gynaecologist and laparoscopic surgeon. He can perform the procedure and support you through all the steps of any care you may need following the procedure. This means you don’t have to wait while different doctors talk to each other, you can get the care and answers you need straight away. Why not make an appointment today to see if he is the right doctor for you?