About Uterine Fibroids
Fibroids affect about 25-30% of all women and are slightly more common in African-Americans. Many women have fibroids without any symptoms at all, but some women have uncomfortable symptoms including heavy bleeding, painful cramping and more.
About Our Fibroid Team
At OHSU we take a multidisciplinary approach to treating uterine fibroids. We are a diverse team of health-care providers and researchers working together to provide our patients with more complete information, more treatment options and more effective results.
Comprehensive Fibroid Evaluation
Through our fibroid program, you can get expert opinions from multiple specialties to help you understand and compare all your options, side by side, in one evaluation visit.
Our Treatment Options
At OHSU we offer a wide range of treatment options, including medication, surgical and nonsurgical treatments. We even offer access to a high-frequency ultrasound (HiFU) treatment which is in clinical trials. We will help you decide which option is best for you.