Minimally Invasive Gynecology Surgery Center

1441 N. 12th Street, 
Phoenix, AZ 85006

When facing surgery, confidence in your surgical team is of utmost importance. At the Minimally Invasive Gynecology Surgery Center, under the Women’s Institute at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, you will find nationally renowned physicians experienced in the most advanced surgical techniques.  

The advantages of our minimally invasive team include:

  • Expertise of nationally renowned medical and surgical leaders
  • Highly collaborative multidisciplinary team care
  • A high volume experience with complex procedures
  • State-of-the-art equipment, including the daVinci robot
  • Continual communication and coordination with the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Center and the Department of Sexual Health and Menopausal Medicine for a comprehensive approach to women’s health
  • Focus on patient safety and outcomes
  • Physical therapy and pain management in partnership with Banner – University Medicine Rehabilitation Center
  • Physician leadership and participation in academic medicine and research

To make an appointment with a minimally invasive surgery expert, please call (602) 521-5700.

About the Center

Minimally invasive surgery is defined by procedures that use fewer incisions and result in less scarring and faster recovery times. At Banner – University Medical Center we deliver exceptional care in as minimally-invasive an approach as possible. We provide state-of-the-art, safe and compassionate treatment plans proven to result in the best outcomes. This allows us to offer you the following benefits:

  • Faster recovery
  • Less pain
  • Smaller incisions
  • Shorter hospital stays
  • Quicker return to normal activity

The Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Center offers many different treatment approaches to several conditions affecting women’s health and quality of life such as:

  • Abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Abnormal or painful menstruation
  • Uterine fibroids (Myomas)
  • Painful sexual intercourse
  • Endometriosis
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Pelvic Floor Disorders (Uterine Prolapse)
  • Uterine anomalies (septum, bicornuate, etc…)
  • Vaginal anomalies
  • Tubal disease
  • Ovarian cysts
  • Bladder problems
  • Cervical insufficiency/incompetence

The Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery Center offers multiple approaches depending on your needs, including:

In Office Procedures

  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Cystoscopy
  • Colposcopy
  • LEEP 

Minimally Invasive Surgery

  • Vaginal surgery
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Robotic surgery
  • Hysteroscopy
  • Ovarian cystectomy
  • Removal of fibroids (Myomectomy)
  • Removal of polyps (Polypectomy)
  • Repair of pelvic prolapse (Sacrocolpopexy)
  • Incontinence treatment
  • Sterilization procedures
  • Trans-abdominal cerclage Placement (TAC)
  • Uterine artery embolization

Medical Treatment: In collaboration with Debra Wickman, MD, Women’s Sexual Medicine 

  • Hormone replacement
  • Pellets
  • Bio-identical hormones
  • Couples therapy

To make an appointment, please call (602) 521-5700.

Our Providers

Center Leadership

Patient Education

We provide educational resources before and after surgery, with a nurturing, comfortable and transparent care experience for you and your family.

Fellowship and Residency Programs

The Minimally Invasive Gynecology Surgery Center’s Fellowship Program is located at Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix. It is a comprehensive two-year program designed to advance the fellow’s surgical skills and confidence level in multiple areas of surgical gynecology.