Gynecological Surgery

The Vanderbilt Gynecological Surgery team treats noncancerous conditions that affect your reproductive system. We use innovative surgical techniques — including those that are minimally invasive — to achieve the best possible results and to reduce the amount of discomfort after surgery. Our goals are to successfully treat your condition, reduce your recovery time and get you back to the life you love as quickly as possible.

Gynecological Surgery: Why Choose Vanderbilt

  • Highly skilled doctors. When you choose the Vanderbilt gynecological surgery team, you’re putting your care into the hands of fellowship-trained doctors. Our team members are national and international speakers and consultants. U.S. News & World Report ranks us in the top 10 gynecological surgery programs in the nation, and we’re the only top-ranked program in Tennessee.
  • Collaborative care. We take an integrated approach to surgical care, involving other services within the Vanderbilt Health system when needed. This allows us to provide comprehensive and expert care that addresses every aspect of your condition.
  • Personalized care. When you come to us with a problem, we’re dedicated to fixing it. We start by understanding your concerns and goals. Then we tailor a surgical plan focused on meeting your needs and expectations.
  • Robust research and clinical trials. As a surgical practice within the only top-ranked academic medical center in the region, research that advances gynecological surgery is one of our priorities. Some of our research efforts have focused on treating fibroids and abnormal uterine bleeding and endometrial ablation. We’ve also been involved with exploring ways to detect ovarian cancer at earlier stages.
  • Second opinions. If you’re looking for a second opinion, our door is open. We’ll answer your questions so you can make the best decision about your care.

Conditions We Treat

Tests, Treatments and Services

In-office diagnostic procedures:

  • Colposcopy
  • Cystoscopy
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Urodynamics

Most common surgical procedures:

  •   Endometrial ablation
  •   Hysterectomy
  •   Hysteroscopy  
  •   Laparoscopic surgery
  •   Laser therapy
  •   Lysis of Intrauterine adhesions
  •   Myomectomy
  •   Pelvic floor physical therapy
  •   Polypectomy
  •   Removal of foreign bodies
  •   Resection of septum
  •   Treatment of damaged fallopian tubes
  •   Treatment of Ectopic pregnancy
  •   Treatment of endometriosis
  •   Treatment of ovarian cysts and masses


Vanderbilt Center for Women's Health Cool Springs
2009 Mallory Lane, Suite 230
Franklin, TN 37067
(615) 343-5700
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Vanderbilt Center for Women's Health One Hundred Oaks
719 Thompson Lane, Suite 27100
Nashville, TN 37204
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Gynecological Surgery Care Team