Gynecology & Gynecological Surgery
Gynecology is a discipline of medicine that deals with the diseases and routine physical care of the reproductive system of women. Gynecologic surgeons are experts in the surgical management of noncancerous and cancerous conditions. The study and understanding of the reproductive physiology of women provides a unique perspective in addressing gender-specific health care issues, including the physiologic, social, cultural, environmental, and genetic factors that influence disease in women.
Preventive counseling and health education are essential and integral parts of the practice of Gynecology as they advance the individual and community-based health of women of all ages.