Tamer Seckin Tamer Seckin, MD

Tamer seckin New York times Magazine Best SurgeonTamer Seckin, MD, is an endometriosis specialist and surgeon in private practice in New York at Lenox Hill Hospital. He specializes in advanced laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of endometriosis and associated pelvic pain pathologies. He has pioneered several surgical techniques including the deep excision of endometriosis, bloodless myomectomy for the treatment of fibroids, and advances in the visualization of endometriosis during surgery.In 2009, Dr. Seckin founded the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA), the first advocacy foundation organized by a practicing physician to raise awareness and emphasize the critical value of early diagnosis and excisional treatment of endometriosis. 

Dr. Seckin has developed and patented various surgical instruments for the excision of endometriosis. 
He has written and contributed to publications, medical journals and textbooks on the topic of endometriosis and minimally invasive gynecological surgery.

He is the author of The Doctor Will See You Now: Recognizing and Treating Endometriosis published March 2016 and is a recipient of the Ellis Island Medal of Honor for his work with the EFA.


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Why is Endometriosis Foundation of America Doing this Conference? - Tamer Seckin, MD

Why is Endometriosis Foundation of America Doing this Conference? - Tamer Seckin, MD

Endofound Medical Conference 2017 "Breast, Ovary and Endometriosis"October 28, 2017 - Lotte New York Palace Hotel Why is Endometriosis Foundation of America Doing this Conference? Tamer Seckin, MD Thank you. First, thank you all coming…

Lena Dunham, Dr.Oz Honor Endometriosis Doctor Tamer Seckin at NYC Gala

Lena Dunham, Dr.Oz Honor Endometriosis Doctor Tamer Seckin at NYC Gala

NEW YORK CITY—On May 31, the American Turkish Society awarded Dr. Tamer Seckin for his accomplishments in surgically treating endometriosis and for raising awareness about the disease through The Endometriosis Foundation of America, an…

Public television Series Second opinion on Endometriosis Dr. Tamer Seckin explains it in detail

Public television Series Second opinion on Endometriosis Dr. Tamer Seckin explains it in detail

Tune in today to Second Opinion (PBS) as Tamer Seckin, MD., founder of the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA) joins host Peter Salgo, MD. (nominated for a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Informative Talk Show Host), and…

Tamer Seckin, MD - Closing remarks

Tamer Seckin, MD - Closing remarks

Tamer Seckin, MD - Closing remarks Scientific SymposiumAdvancing the Science and Surgery of Endometriosis Monday and Tuesday, April 19, 2016The Union Club, New York Thank you, thank you, thank you – I am grateful that you gave your time…

Tamer Seckin, MD - Diagnosis of occult and stromal endometriosis: The blue dye technique

Tamer Seckin, MD - Diagnosis of occult and stromal endometriosis: The blue dye technique

Tamer Seckin, MD Diagnosis of occult and stromal endometriosis: The blue dye technique Scientific Symposium Advancing the Science and Surgery of EndometriosisMonday and Tuesday, April 18-19, 2016The Union Club, New York Thank you again and…

Tamer Seckin, MD - The Big Picture of Endometriosis

Tamer Seckin, MD - The Big Picture of Endometriosis

Tamer Seckin, MDThe Big Picture of Endometriosis Patient Awareness DayThe Lifecycle of Endometriosis: From Diagnosis to Coping with DiseaseSunday April 17, 2016Lenox Hill Hospital, Einhorn Auditorium First of all I am very, very excited to…

Tamer Seckin

Tamer Seckin

Endofound.org Blossom Ball 2016 8th Annual Blossom Ball Tamer Seckin  I just appreciate the kind words. I am humbled that we are recognized at this podium in your honorable presence. You are so wonderful. You gave your time. You let other…

An Interview with Dr. Tamer Seckin, Endo Expert

An Interview with Dr. Tamer Seckin, Endo Expert

Dr. Tamer Seckin is a New York–based gynecologist and laparoscopic surgeon who specializes in treating endometriosis. He co-founded the Endometriosis Foundation of America with Padma Lakshmi, and he's the kind of cool doctor…

Tamer Seckin, MD - Endofound Co-Founder - Blossom Ball 2015

Tamer Seckin, MD - Endofound Co-Founder - Blossom Ball 2015

Tamer Seckin, MD:  Good evening. Oh, I am connecting with you through here and I am thanking you from the bottom of my heart. This is a major turn out and we are so happy and even feel empowered by your being here looking to the future…

Tamer Seckin - Take home messages and close

Tamer Seckin - Take home messages and close

Endofound’s Sixth Annual Medical Conference: Ending Endometriosis Starts at the Beginning Take home messages & close Tamer Seckin, MD   Tamer Seckin, MD:  This is really a thank you speech and it is going to be very short.…

Tamer Seckin, MD<br />The black hole: what we don’t see in endometriosis

Tamer Seckin, MD
The black hole: what we don’t see in endometriosis

Endofound’s Sixth Annual Medical Conference: Ending Endometriosis Starts at the Beginning  Endofound Medical Conference 2015 The Black Hole: What we don’t see in endometriosis Tamer Seckin, MD Rob Taylor, MD:  Good morning,…

Killer Cramps Are Not Normal: All About Endometriosis Padma Lakshmi and Tamer Seckin, MD

Killer Cramps Are Not Normal: All About Endometriosis Padma Lakshmi and Tamer Seckin, MD

As part of the 92nd Street Y’s Health & Wellness series, and in conjunction with Endometriosis Awareness Month, Endofound co-founders, Padma Lakshmi and Tamer Seckin, MD, will be speaking to raise awareness of endometriosis. Padma…

Tamer Seckin MD - Blossom Ball 2014

Tamer Seckin MD - Blossom Ball 2014

Endometriosis Foundation of America 2014Sixth Annual Blossom Ball – Tamer Seckin, MDWelcome everyone! Thank you Mady after all those things I do not have much to say. She stole my lines. Of course I am going to thank a lot. This is not…

Tamer Seckin, MD - Outsmarting Endo

Tamer Seckin, MD - Outsmarting Endo

Endometriosis Foundation of America 2014Outsmarting Endo - Tamer Seckin, MD How many of you were at the meeting in the Metropolitan Club yesterday? Okay, quite a few. We will wrap up a couple of things but as we were just taking pictures, I…

Tamer Seckin, MD - Medical Conference 2014

Tamer Seckin, MD - Medical Conference 2014

Endometriosis Foundation of America 2014Mission Impossible? - Tamer Seckin, MD Good morning everyone, this is another day in history making, in my view at least. I am so thankful that you are all here today; many of you came from a far away…

Prevention of Unintended Consequences and Complications of Deep Endometriosis Surgery- Importance of Multidisciplinary Approach - Tamer Seckin, MD

Prevention of Unintended Consequences and Complications of Deep Endometriosis Surgery- Importance of Multidisciplinary Approach - Tamer Seckin, MD

Endometriosis Foundation of AmericaEndometriosis 2013 / The American PerspectivePrevention of Unintended Consequences and Complications of Deep Endometriosis Surgery- Importance of Multidisciplinary Approach- Tamer Seckin, MD I put this concept…

Improving Your Endometriosis Surgery &  Rationale for Excision Surgery - Tamer Seckin, MD

Improving Your Endometriosis Surgery & Rationale for Excision Surgery - Tamer Seckin, MD

Endometriosis Foundation of AmericaEndometriosis 2013 / The American PerspectiveImproving Your Endometriosis Surgery & Rationale for Excision Surgery - Tamer Seckin, MD The reason I picked this topic is that I am challenged all the time…

Fertility Concious Endometriosis Surgery - Tamer Seckin, MD

Fertility Concious Endometriosis Surgery - Tamer Seckin, MD

Endometriosis Foundation of AmericaEndometriosis 2013 / The American PerspectiveFertility Conscious Endometriosis Surgery- Tamer Seckin, MD I have also added the surgeon's side of the story. There is a sub-field of medicine right now called…

Nurse Conference 2012 - Tamer Seckin MD

Nurse Conference 2012 - Tamer Seckin MD

Lunch & Learn with Padma LakshmiNurses conference 2012 - Tamer Seckin What is Endometriosis? Why Early Detection & Intervention are ImportantFirst of all I like to know my audience, our audience, how many of you are nurses? Hold on,…

Ellis Island Medal of Honor Dr Tamer Seckin

Ellis Island Medal of Honor Dr Tamer Seckin

Congratulations to Endometriosis Foundation of America co-founder, Dr Tamer Seckin, on receiving the 2012 Ellis Island Medal of Honor. This medal pays homage to the immigrant experience and highlights the contribution made to America…

Interview: Dr. Tamer Seckin on Endometriosis – “Killer Cramps Are NOT Normal”

Interview: Dr. Tamer Seckin on Endometriosis – “Killer Cramps Are NOT Normal”

In your local Lucille Roberts gym, you may have noticed a new poster that says, “Killer Cramps Are Not Normal.” This poster was created by the Endometriosis Foundation of America (Endofound) to raise awareness of a problem that…

Blossom Ball 2012 - Tamer Seckin MD

Blossom Ball 2012 - Tamer Seckin MD

Endometriosis Foundation of AmericaBlossom Ball – 2012Fourth Annual Blossom BallDr. Tamer Seckin I am going to introduce somebody who I am not going to take a long time introducing because you know him. I want to say the biggest thank…

Medical Conference 2012 - Tamer Seckin MD

Medical Conference 2012 - Tamer Seckin MD

Endometriosis Foundation of AmericaEndometriosis of the Retroperitoneum: Bladder, Ureter and Pelvic FloorDr. Tamer Seckin Thank you very much for all of you staying here. I would like to take a nice shot from here, you all look gorgeous. Maybe…

AAGL Meeting 2011 - Tamer Seckin

AAGL Meeting 2011 - Tamer Seckin

Tamer Seckin: I come from Big Apple, New York City. That's where I've been practicing for the last almost 26 years. I've been interested in endometriosis surgery more than two decades ago. For a long time, my practice is exclusively endometriosis…

Nursing Professional Event 2011 - Tamer Seckin, MD

Nursing Professional Event 2011 - Tamer Seckin, MD

Heather GuidoneOur next speaker is Dr. Seckin, who is Endofound's driving force, founder, president, medical director, chief cook and bottle washer and also the man behind the vision. It is because of Dr. Seckin’s passion and his mission…

Endofound Co-Founder & President Tamer Seckin, MD opens Endofound's 2nd Annual Scientific Symposium

Endofound Co-Founder & President Tamer Seckin, MD opens Endofound's 2nd Annual Scientific Symposium

Tamer Seckin:   I think the applause goes back to you from me. Thank you really, indeed, for coming here today. I know many of you came from very long distances and cancelled your schedules for this, from Australia to Oregon to Italy,…

3rd Annual Blossom Ball - Tamer Seckin MD

3rd Annual Blossom Ball - Tamer Seckin MD

Padma LakshmiThere are warriors, there are brilliant, passionate, caring warriors in life who fight for what is right and fight for making all of our lives better. One such person is my dear friend and co-founder, Dr. Tamer Seckin.  Please…

Best Treatment for Endometriosis - Tamer Seckin, MD

Best Treatment for Endometriosis - Tamer Seckin, MD

Q:  Dr. Seckin could you tell us a little bit more about your vision with regard to the Women’s Center of Excellence?A:  Well, Center of Excellence is a relative term when it applies to endometriosis.  We have a really…

About Dr. Tamer Seckin - EFA Co-Founder

About Dr. Tamer Seckin - EFA Co-Founder

Dr. Seckin is the co-founder of the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA). Dr. Seckin is one of America's Top Surgeons & Gynecologists, and among a very limited number of accredited gynecologic surgeons in the United States who possess…

Blossom Ball -2010  Peter Lewis Endometriosis Dr Tamer Seckin

Blossom Ball -2010 Peter Lewis Endometriosis Dr Tamer Seckin

Endometriosis Foundation of America:   Blossom Ball - 2010 Philanthropist and Chairman of Progressive Insurance, please welcome Peter Lewis.Peter LewisThank you. USC turns out lots of philanthropists.I am here just to say to Dr. Seckin,…

Blossom Ball 2010 - Tamer Seckin

Blossom Ball 2010 - Tamer Seckin

Endometriosis Foundation of America: - Blossom Ball 2010 Tamer Seckin Thank you, thank you, and thank you. There are almost 38 tables here. You all came for a cause, and it is a grand cause for us, for many women, for many men, many husbands,…

Medical Conference - Tamer Seckin Presentation

Medical Conference - Tamer Seckin Presentation

Endometriosis Foundation of America:  Medical Conference 2010Tamer SeckinWelcome to New York. My name is Tamer Seckin, and on behalf of the Endometriosis Foundation of America I welcome you to our first Endofound Medical Conference: …

Medical  Conference - Tamer Seckin

Medical Conference - Tamer Seckin

Tamer SeckinWelcome to New York.  My name is Tamer Seckin and on behalf of Endometriosis Foundation of America I welcome you to our first Endofound Medical Conference, Advancing the Art and Science of Endometriosis from stem cells to radical…

Blossom Ball 2009 - Tamer Seckin

Blossom Ball 2009 - Tamer Seckin

Now we are going to hear from the man himself.  Sometimes, I think it’s worth asking how we ended up here and the reason we have ended up here is because one doctor decided that this was something that had to be dealt with and has…