Jefferson University Hospitals

Tests & Treatments

  • Donor Eggs Donor Sperm Surrogate
    Donor eggs, donor sperm and a surrogate are important options to help some couples achieve pregnancy.

  • Egg Sperm Embryo Freezing
    Egg freezing, sperm freezing and embryo freezing are important options for preserving fertility in patients postponing pregnancy for personal or medical reasons.

  • Endometrial Ablation
    An endometrial ablation is a procedure that destroys the uterine lining and is used to treat dysfunctional or abnormal uterine bleeding.

  • Hysterectomy
    If you have severe fibroid tumors, endometriosis, cancer or endometrial hyperplasia, you and your physician may decide that a hysterectomy is the right treatment for you.

  • In Vitro Fertilization
    IVF is a treatment in which eggs are retrieved from the ovaries and fertilized in culture to generate embryos.

  • MRI
    Radiologists and oncologists often use advanced MRI technology to obtain visual detail of your body to help detect many conditions.

  • Myomectomy
    If you have been diagnosed with fibroid tumors, a myomectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the tumors while leaving the uterus intact, thus preserving your ability to become pregnant.

  • Ultrasound
    An ultrasound uses high-frequency sound waves to look at organs and structures inside the body, including the heart, blood vessels, kidneys and liver.

  • Uterine Fibroid Embolization
    This procedure, performed by trained interventional radiologists, blocks the arteries feeding blood to the fibroid tumors, thus allowing them to shrink and preserving the uterus.