OBSTETRICS AND GYNECOLOGY
Each physician in our practice is highly trained in all aspects of general obstetrics and board certified in their respective specialty.
Well-woman gynecologic care is also provided by our physicians. Good well-woman care includes a complete examination of conditions and diseases for which you may be at risk and may include comprehensive tests and preventive screenings.
Our team of physicians can provide care for normal to specialized gynecologic services for patients with problems in specific areas, such as abnormal Pap smears, irregular bleeding, contraception/family planning, menopause and sexually-transmitted diseases.
Well-woman/primary care is also provided by our gynecologists. Good well-woman care includes a complete examination of conditions and diseases for which you maybe at-risk and comprehensive tests and preventive screenings. Most insurance companies cover an annual complete well-woman examination.
We are site-certified by the Centering Healthcare Institute. Our patient have the option to participate in group prenatal care through this nationally recognized prenatal care program.
HIGH-RISK PREGNANCY SPECIALISTS (MFM: Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialists)
Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialists care for women with complicated pregnancies, including women with multiple pregnancies, a history of preterm labor or birth, medical complications such as diabetes or obesity, and fetal abnormalities. The department is the primary Midlands referral center for high risk pregnancy assessment using level 3 ultrasound with 3-D and 4-D technology and provides chorionic villus sampling genetic testing, and a host of other high-risk advanced technology and expert care. We will take gentle care of you and your baby. Read more...
MINIMALLY INVASIVE SURGERY
One in three women will face the decision to have a hysterectomy. Minimally Invasive Gynecology Surgery is a state-of-the-art procedure that allows our surgeons to perform minimally invasive surgery for the vast majority of gynecologic conditions—from endometriosis to uterine fibroids and heavy menstrual bleeding. This method, unlike the large surgical incisions of the past, allows patients to recover faster, is less invasive, and lowers the risk of infection and blood loss
Urogynecology problems- such as incontinence, pelvic pain, internal discomfort, pelvic prolapse and bladder pain – are not uncommon. Yet many women can actually be free of these kinds of disorders provided they get help from a medical professional who understands their complex nature.
T. Flemming Mattox, MD
We have nationally recognized experts in the field of pediatric and adolescent gynecology who treat problems in this age group such as:
- Problems with menstrual periods
- Painful menses/cramps
- Concerns with puberty
- Vaginal infections
- Pelvic pain
Please contact our office for more information or an appointment.
Judith T. Burgis, MD
Genetic counselors work with couples who have encountered abnormal test results, have a family history of genetic disorders or for whom advanced maternal age puts their baby at higher risk for particular chromosomal conditions.
Genetic counselors work closely with patients and their physicians to ensure patients receive the highest level of care and an in-depth understanding of the diagnosis and available care/treatment options. USC Genetic Counseling is the primary source of genetic counseling in the Midlands and provides the following genetic counseling for: