Treating All of Your Gynecology Needs
We provide complete and compassionate care for all women’s health needs, right here in the community.
Gynecologic and Robotic Surgery
If you are experiencing gynecological issues like abdominal pain, inconsistent periods, heavy bleeding, pelvic pain, urinary tract infections, urinary incontinence, vaginal discharge or vaginal pain we have the expertise to help. Depending on your symptoms, we may order laboratory tests or imaging and recommend medication, dietary changes or surgery.
If gynecology surgery is recommended, we offer minimally invasive and robotic surgery options for procedures, such as:
- endometrial ablation
- endometrial biopsy
- tubal ligation (“tubes tied”)
- uterine biopsy
- uterine fibroid ablation
- uterine fibroid embolization
“Robotic-assisted surgery offers patients many advantages over laparoscopic and traditional surgical methods,” said Steven Dakoyannis, MD, chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology at MelroseWakefield Healthcare. Read more >
Find an OB/GYN surgeon near you in Melrose, Medford, Stoneham, Wakefield, Reading and other north suburban Boston.
Gynecologic Oncology and Screenings
We are committed to meeting the complex needs of women and have expertise in screening for and treating many types of female cancers including cancers of the breast, ovary, uterus, cervix, vulva and trophoblast (placenta).
Gynecology Oncology Care
Our gynecological oncology program is a clinical affiliation of Tufts Medical Center Cancer Center and Tufts Medical Center. Specialists work together to understand your unique needs to care for your cancer and symptoms, services include:
- diagnostic imaging
- laboratory services
- multidisciplinary approach
- radiation therapy
- second opinions
- screening tests
As part of your regular well-woman visits with your provider, they will suggest age-appropriate tests based on your medical history and risk. Screenings include:
- breast exams
- cervical cancer pap tests
- diagnostic imaging including ultrasound and mammography
- laboratory services
- physical exam
Find an OB/GYN near you in Melrose, Medford, Stoneham, Wakefield, Reading and other north suburban Boston.
Urogynecology and Pelvic Health
Urinary Incontinence and other issues including overactive bladder and fecal incontinence, may limit your social activities. We have the services and compassionate expertise to treat or help you manage your symptoms.
Pelvic Floor Physical Therapy Services
Available to both female and male patients, pelvic floor physical therapy helps patients find relief from musculoskeletal problems related to pregnancy and pelvic floor dysfunction. These specialty-trained physical therapists can help with:
- bladder training
- bowel training
- ergonomics and body mechanics training
- pelvic floor and core exercises
- manual techniques
- relaxation and breathing exercises
This is a referral-only service so talk with your provider if you think you could benefit from pelvic floor physical therapy.