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301-896-3100

Suburban Hospital Cares for Women

When you’re suffering from pain and discomfort caused by a gynecological condition,

it’s time to take control of your health.

Millions of women suffer from chronic, often debilitating pain and discomfort as a result of common gynecological conditions including pelvic pain, pelvic organ prolapse, incontinence, uterine fibroids, and cancers of the reproductive system.  Doctors at Suburban Hospital specialize in advanced, minimally invasive procedures – including the latest robotic technology – so you’ll return to your normal daily activities sooner.

We’ve designed a series of free seminars and live Web chats that give you an opportunity to learn more and to speak with doctors.  Click below for a description and registration information.  In addition, you can read interviews with doctors about conditions affecting women and there’s a link to help you find the right doctor so you can start feeling better today.

 

Seminars

To register for any of our free seminars, call Suburban On-Call at 301-896-3939.

Pain, Pain Go Away - Treatment Options for Uterine Fibroids:  Approximately 20 to 30 percent of women ages 35 to 55 have uterine fibroids that cause heavy menstrual bleeding, painful periods, pelvic pressure, frequent urination, pain during intercourse, and lower back pain. If you have been diagnosed with uterine fibroids or are suffering from any of these symptoms, attend this informative presentation by interventional radiologist Dr. Bradley Dick. 

Date:  Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Time:  6:00 – 8:00 pm

Location: Suburban Hospital Auditorium

Small Steps, Healthier Lives:  Join Dr. Carolynn Young, gynecologist, to learn how new, safer treatment options for certain gynecologic conditions can help women get back to their lives faster.  With minimally invasive surgical techniques, including robotic technology, you can recover quicker and spend less time away from work and family responsibilities.  Sponsored by Suburban Hospital, Curves, da Vinci® Surgical System, About.com, and Women’s Health.gov, participants will receive a free 30-day membership to a Curves gym.

Date:  June 15, 2010

Time:  6:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Location:  Suburban Hospital Auditorium

 

Healthy Eating for Women Registered dietician Jill Johnson and Healthy Cooking Chef Tianna Feaster, author of Feast Your Eyes on This.

Date:     July 15, 2010

Time:    6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Location:  Suburban Hospital Auditorium

 

Join us for a Live Web Chat

Chat with Suburban Hospital physicians online from the comfort of your home or office!  Submit your question by e-mail and get answers in real time.  Click here to RSVP.

Women’s Cancers:  Genetics, Signs, Symptoms and Treatment Options  | Tuesday, May 25, 12:30 – 1:15 pm

Information is power when you are managing cancer.  Dr. Ruchi Garg, gynecologic oncologist, will answer your questions about cervical, endometrial, and ovarian cancer.  Dr. Garg will discuss various treatment options available to women, including robotic surgery.