Specialty: Gynecology

  • Amniocentesis

    Amniocentesis is a procedure used to take out a small sample of the amniotic fluid for testing.

  • Bone Density Test

    A bone density test is used to measure the bone mineral content and density. It may be done using X-rays, dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA or DXA), or a special CT scan that uses computer software to determine bone density of the hip or spine.

  • Breast Biopsy

    A breast biopsy is a small piece of breast tissue that is removed and checked in a lab. This is done to see if cancer or other abnormal cells are present.

  • Breast MRI

    Magnetic resonance imaging creates detailed images of the body using large magnets and a computer. For breast MRI, a woman will lie face down with her breasts positioned through holes in a table.

  • Breast Scan

    A breast scan is an imaging test to look at your breasts. It is used when a mammogram has not given your health care provider enough information.

  • Breast Ultrasound

    Breast ultrasound is an imaging test that uses sound waves to look at your breasts. It can help your healthcare provider find breast problems. It also lets your provider see how well blood is flowing to areas in your breasts. This test is often used along with mammography.

  • Breast-Conserving Surgery

    Breast-conserving surgery (BCS) is sometimes called a lumpectomy or a partial mastectomy. It may be done as part of a treatment plan for breast cancer. With BCS, only the part of the breast that has cancer is removed.

  • Cervical Biopsy

    A cervical biopsy is a procedure to remove tissue from the cervix to test for abnormal or precancerous conditions, or cervical cancer.

  • Cesarean Section

    Cesarean section or C-section is the surgical delivery of a baby through a cut (incision) made in the mother's abdomen and uterus.

  • Chorionic Villus Sampling (CVS)

    This prenatal test involves taking a sample of tissue from the placenta to test for chromosomal abnormalities and certain other genetic problems.

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