Chronic Pelvic Pain 1 of 2
Millions of women suffer from chronic pelvic pain. In this program, our expert, Dr. Vadim Morozov, talks with Ellen Beth Levitt about some of the causes and treatments for this condition. The latest treatments are specifically discussed, including minimally invasive surgery, either laparoscopically or with the use of a surgical robot, that enable women to recover faster.
Part one of this two-part program addresses the following topics:
- What is chronic pelvic pain?
- How chronic pelvic pain affects women's lives
- Endometriosis - what it is and treatments
- Endometriosis and fertility
- Minimally invasive (laparoscopic) surgery
- Ovarian cysts
Dr. Vadim Morozov, a gynecologist at the University of Maryland Medical Center who specializes in minimally invasive procedures. Dr. Morozov is also an assistant professor of obstetrics, gynecology and reproductive sciences at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.
This page was last updated: July 9, 2013