Minimally Invasive Gynecology Surgery Center

1441 N. 12th Street, 
Phoenix, AZ 85006
602-521-5700

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
  • ESSURE
  • 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.