Gynecology - Further information
Gynecology and Obstetrics
In the search for a specialist in obstetrics and gynaecology, you will find medical experts in gynaecology. You have breast cancer or uterine cancer, a weak bladder or infertility and would like to find an experienced gynaecologist? Or are you seeking a qualified obstetrician to help you deliver your child? We will help you locate physicians specialised in obstetrics and gynaecology.
Gynaecology specialises in diagnosing and treating gender-related diseases in woman that are not pregnant. Obstetrics, on the other hand, monitors and treats women during their pregnancy through follow-up visits. The best known gynaecological operations include non-radical surgery for breast cancer, laparoscopic myomectomy, hysteroscopy, tubal ligation for sterilization and hysterectomy, oopherectomy or cystectomy. Gynaecological specialists also provide support during infertility and attempts at pregnancy, for example with methods of artificial insemination.
Gynaecology comprises a broad spectrum of state-of-the-art diagnostic and therapeutic methods. To be allowed to practice as a gynaecologist, the physician must complete at least five years of advanced training.
Therapeutic range of services in obstetrics and gynaecology
The therapeutic range of services in gynaecology and obstetrics comprises, essentially, hysteroscopy, sterilisation through tubal ligation, endoscopic operative procedures, plastic/reconstructive breast surgery, oopherectomy (laparoscopic ovarian cystectomy), hormone therapy, mammography, Doppler sonography, prenatal diagnostics and therapy (ultrasound, amniocentesis, chorionic villus biopsy, choriocentesis), Misgav Ladach Caesarean section and Caesarean section under spinal or epidural anaesthesia.