Surgery for Heavy Periods and Endometriosis

Dr. Tate realizes the decision to have a surgical procedure can be a major event in your life. That’s why she combines state-of-the-art technology with decades of skill and experience to provide you with the best gynecologic and obstetric care possible, including minimally invasive surgical procedures.


Dr. Tate is certified to perform many of these services in a minimally invasive way, including laparoscopic hysterectomy and the use of daVinci platform robotic assistance at the time of laparoscopy. 

Gynecologic Surgery

When medication and other non-surgical treatments are unable to relieve symptoms, surgery remains the accepted and most effective treatment for a range of gynecologic conditions. Dr. Tate provides a variety of minimally invasive gynecologic surgical options, including:

Hysteroscopy, Novasure endometrial ablation

Laparoscopic procedures, both diagnostic and operative

Surgical evaluation of abnormal bleeding in menopause

Hysterectomy, including laparoscopic-assisted vaginal hysterectomy, as well as total laparoscopic and robotic hysterectomy

In-office diagnostic hysteroscopy

In-office colposcopy, cervical and endometrial biopsies

In-office LEEP procedures

daVinci platform surgeries for endometriosis and heavy periods including minimally invasive hysterectomy and myomectomy



Obstetric Surgery

Dr. Tate provides obstetric surgical options, including:

  • Cesarean section, when indicated
  • Treatment of first trimester miscarriage
  • Conservative Medical and surgical treatment of ectopic pregnancy with preservation of the fallopian tube, if possible