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Learn Why DualPortGYN is the Safer GYN Surgery

February 12, 2015 // Posted in: Doctors, Patient resource

Medical terms can be intimidating for many patients. In the CIGC A Look Inside for Patients series, we will present a more approachable perspective on some of the terms used, so that you can wrap your mind around your options when you discuss them with your specialist. Women should always opt for the most minimally […]

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Get Back to Work Faster After GYN Surgery

February 2, 2015 // Posted in: Doctors, Patient resource

GYN surgery can take the focus off of many of the things in your life that are important to you: Your family, friends, events, and work. Getting you back to YOU faster helps to get you off the physical and emotional roller coasters that coincide with needing GYN surgery. Procedures that result in faster GYN surgery […]

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How to Choose the Best GYN Surgeon

January 28, 2015 // Posted in: Doctors

Facing gynecological surgery should galvanize you into taking control of your medical care. It’s critical to have the information to evaluate each potential solution, so that you can choose the best GYN surgeon. Each patient, and perhaps a member of her trusted circle of family or friends, should not hesitate to ask a lot of […]

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Infertility Surgery: Removing Uterine Scars, Polyps

January 6, 2015 // Posted in: Infertility, News

CIGC INFERTILITY SURGERY SERIES: Part IV Removing Scars or Polyps From the Uterus Can Increase Pregnancy Rates How Scar Tissue Forms and Why it Can Be a Cause of Infertility Many patients have had surgery to the uterus that results in the formation of scar tissue in the uterine cavity. The uterine cavity has a lush […]

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Infertility and the Tubes: Choose a Surgical Specialist to Increase Chances of IVF Success

December 29, 2014 // Posted in: Doctors, Infertility, News

CIGC Infertility Series Part III: The Function of the Fallopian Tubes The fallopian tubes are very delicate structures that connect the ovaries to the uterine cavity.  The ovaries produce eggs that are released. The fallopian tube end is like a suction cup that “vacuums” up the egg.  If intercourse occurs at the right point, sperm will meet […]

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Removing a 20 lb Fibroid With DualPortGYN

December 17, 2014 // Posted in: Doctors, Fibroids, News, Patient Spotlight

Dr Paul MacKoul MD reviews

A Bowie, Maryland schoolteacher who lives to see her students blossom and thrive, had lost all faith in doctors and the medical world. After several years of anxiety related to her mother’s death, her own abnormally heavy bleeding and a descended stomach – it was time to take control of her health.

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The DualPortGYN Minimally Invasive GYN Surgery Benefits

December 12, 2014 // Posted in: Doctors

Save-money-with-DualPortGYN-techniqueCIGC Minimally Invasive GYN Techniques Do Not Equate to Empty Pockets

With President Obama’s healthcare policies and government sponsored healthcare sites – the cost of medical care has become a very important issue. While cost is something that should be considered, you should never sacrifice the highest level of care. At The Center for Innovative GYN Care, we have developed innovative minimally invasive techniques like DualPortGYN. The benefits of DualPortGYN include significantly lower costs, less time in surgery, faster recovery and less pain overall.

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Infertility & Endometriosis, Removal Improves Chance of Pregnancy

December 10, 2014 // Posted in: Doctors, Infertility

CIGC Infertility Series Part II: Infertility & endometriosis, Surgical Removal Increases Pregnancy Rates, Decreases Pain Endometriosis is a common yet mysterious cause of infertility. Although the reasons are not clear – current thinking is that endometriosis decreases pregnancy rates by affecting the “quality” of the eggs being produced. Endometriosis may also prevent the normal function of the tubes […]

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CIGC Launches Infertility Series: Infertility and Fibroids

December 4, 2014 // Posted in: Doctors, DualPortGYN, Fibroids, Infertility, LAAM

PART I- Infertility and Fibroids: Expert Surgical Management Increases Pregnancy Rates  Uterine fibroids are a very common cause of infertility among patients wanting pregnancy.  Infertility specialists routinely refer their patients to The Center for Innovative GYN Care, for surgical removal of fibroids that increase the success rates of spontaneous pregnancy, intrauterine insemination, and in vitro […]

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The Emotional Distress of Endometriosis

December 3, 2014 // Posted in: Conditions, Patient resource

How Paul MacKoul MD Turned One Woman’s Horrifying Experience with Endometriosis Around The Center for Innovative GYN Care’s Patient Spotlight: Kristen Hill Patient: Kristen Hill, Manassas VA Doctor:  Paul MacKoul MD Condition: Endometriosis Procedure: Minimally Invasive Laparoscopic Hysterectomy After experiencing over a decade with debilitating pains stemming from the symptoms of endometriosis, Kristen Hill was no longer willing to […]

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