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Atlanta Interventional Institute - Click here to view all posts
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  • Meet Medical Director Dr. John Lipman
    Medical Director Dr. John Lipman of Atlanta Interventional Institute is dedicated to helping women reclaim their lives through safe, effective treatments for uterine fibroids. As a board-certified ...
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  • Core Values at Atlanta Interventional Institute
    The Atlanta Interventional Institute is a world renowned medical practice dedicated to the treatment of uterine fibroids under the care of Dr. John Lipman. Because fibroids are a sensitive medical ...
Fibroid Embolization (UFE) - Click here to view all posts
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  • Spotlight on the Benefits of UFE
    UFE, or uterine fibroid embolization, is a non-surgical outpatient treatment option available for women who suffer from uterine fibroids. This minimally-invasive solution can offer patients the relief ...
  • Questions to Ask Your Doctor about Uterine Fibroid Embolization
    Uterine fibroid embolization, or UFE, gives fibroid sufferers an alternative to hysterectomy. UFE works by cutting off the blood supply to all of the fibroids in the uterus, thereby reducing both the ...
  • The Advantages of UFE
    Women who suffer from severe fibroid symptoms may be advised to consider having a hysterectomy. However, a hysterectomy involves serious risks, such as damage to nearby organs, a very lengthy and ...
Fibroid Treatment - Click here to view all posts
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  • A Fibroid Patient Discusses Her Symptoms
    Uterine fibroids are the most common pelvic tumor in women. 1 in 3 women of childbearing age have these benign (non-cancerous) tumors. While many women have fibroids and no symptoms, it is important ...
  • Lifestyle Strategies to Control Your Fibroids
    For women living with uterine fibroids, there is no one-size-fits-all solution. There is a range of treatment options that can help you control your symptoms, including many that offer an alternative ...
  • UFE vs. Hysterectomy: A Patient's Guide [INFOGRAPHIC]
    Over 600,000 hysterectomies are performed in the U.S. each year, with as many as 366,000 performed to treat uterine fibroids. Uterine fibroids are tumors that grow on the uterus and can cause pain, ...
Fibroids to Fabulous - Click here to view all posts
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  • Fibroids to Fabulous Rocks at Stone Mountain Park
    (Atlanta, GA) Fibroids to Fabulous turned an ordinary Saturday at Stone Mountain Park into a fun-filled day of seminars, singing, and shopping for women from all over the Metropolitan Atlanta area. ...
Healthcare Hero Award - Click here to view all posts
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Hysterectomy Alternative - Click here to view all posts
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  • What Are the Risks of Hysterectomies?
    A hysterectomy is the surgical removal of the uterus. Although this treatment is effective in removing uterine fibroids and eliminating associated fibroid symptoms, it can carry many additional ...
  • Understanding the Risks of Hysterectomies
    During a hysterectomy, the surgeon removes the patient's uterus. Sometimes, a hysterectomy may also involve the removal of one or both ovaries, the fallopian tubes, and the cervix. Although a ...
  • Potential Complications of Hysterectomy
    Hysterectomy is a surgical procedure involving the complete removal of the uterus that may address a wide range of medical conditions ranging from uterine fibroids to reproductive cancers. In cases of ...
Uterine Fibroids - Click here to view all posts
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  • Spotlight on the Benefits of UFE
    UFE, or uterine fibroid embolization, is a non-surgical outpatient treatment option available for women who suffer from uterine fibroids. This minimally-invasive solution can offer patients the relief ...
  • How Are Uterine Fibroids Diagnosed?
    Uterine fibroids are non-cancerous (benign) growths that occur in the muscular tissue of the uterus, called the myometrium. Over the course of a woman's life, fibroids tend to grow and depending ...
  • Understanding the Risk Factors and Symptoms of Uterine Fibroids
    Could you be suffering from the symptoms of uterine fibroids? While fibroids don't always cause symptoms, they can be severe when they do. By understanding your fibroid risk factors and the ...