Endometriosis Foundation of AmericaMedical Conference – 2012Early Diagnosis and Complete Excision: Can Endometriosis be Eradicated?Patrick Yeung, MDThank you Tamer and Padma, and the organizers of the EFA, for inviting me to speak today.…
Patrick Yeung, MD
Director of the SLUCare Center for Endometriosis
Dr. Patrick Yeung specializes in a minimally invasive surgical technique called optimal laser excision (LAPEX) to treat endometriosis, which may cause infertility and pelvic pain. He offers strategies for preventing endometrial adhesions.
In addition, Dr. Yeung offers an alternative to in vitro fertilization (IVF) for women struggling with infertility. NaProTechnology® provides a comprehensive approach for achieving pregnancy, including restorative surgery and targeted hormonal support.
Dr. Yeung’s research interests include improving fertility, quality of life and pain following surgery.
Dr. Yeung is a professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, & Women’s Health, Division of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, at Saint Louis University School of Medicine.
Memberships include: American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, American Association of Fertility Care Professionals, American Association of Pro-Life Obstetrician-Gynecologists, World Endometriosis Research Foundation, and Catholic Medical Association. He’s a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Dr. Yeung is married with four children.
Heather Guidone: We are here at the 40th annual AAGL Congress on Minimally Invasive Gynaecology with Dr. Patrick Yeung from St. Louis and Dr. Yeung we were talking about the importance of early intervention, early diagnosis, and correct…