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Minimally invasive procedures can result in less pain, quicker recovery and better cosmetic results. SLUCare gynecologic surgeons offer state-of-the-art minimally invasive surgery including:

  • Traditional laparoscopic surgery
  • Operative hysteroscopy
  • Robotic surgery
  • Single incision surgery, which is usually visually scarless

Some commonly performed minimally invasive gynecologic procedures include:

We've also compiled a list of some of the frequently asked questions about laparoscopic surgery.

Scarless Surgery

Our two gynecologic surgeons were featured in the May/June 2013 issue of MD News about the advanced gynecological technique that results in nearly scarless surgery and speedy recovery.

SLUCare Gynecologic Surgeons 

Brigid Holloran-Schwartz, M.D.
Patrick Yeung Jr., M.D.

Dr. Holloran-Schwartz and Dr. Yeung, Jr., MD are recognized by the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists Center of Excellence in Minimally Invasive Gynecology.


Women's Health Pavilion at SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis
1031 Bellevue Ave., Suite 400
St. Louis, MO 63117
(314) 977-7455

SLUCare Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women's Health at St. Luke's Hospital
224 S. Woods Mill Road, Suite 665
St. Louis, MO 63017
(314) 977-7455