Cynthia Bailey joins Dr. John C. Lipman, one of the nation’s most renowned fibroid experts, as the Celebrity Fibroid Awareness Ambassador in a crusade to save women from the devastating effects of uterine fibroids. The RHOA Star, Super Model, and Entrepreneur, Cynthia Bailey, suffered embarrassing episodes due to uterine fibroids before meeting Dr. John C. Lipman. Now, Bailey and Lipman will launch an awareness campaign to tell women all over the world they can find relief in a non-surgical procedure, called Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE), at the Atlanta Fibroid Center.
Cynthia Bailey, star of Real Housewives of Atlanta, international model, and successful business woman, gets serious when she describes her experience with uterine fibroids. After years of suffering, she consulted John C. Lipman, MD, FSIR, world-renowned authority on uterine fibroid embolization (UFE). Following her UFE procedure with Dr. Lipman, Cynthia’s… [Continue Reading]
Ladies, keep your uterus. It’s important for more than just having babies. The uterus gets a lot of obvious attention because it’s where babies grow and develop. But its purpose extends far beyond reproduction. In fact, the uterus is important for a woman’s physical, emotional, and sexual well-being. And yet, 600,000 hysterectomies are done each year in the US alone… [Continue Reading]
While Dr. Lipman is well known throughout Atlanta and Georgia for his work with fibroids and uterine fibroid embolization (UFE), he is also widely respected nationally and internationally. His growing list of international and long-distance patients is an indicator of his stature in the global medical community. One of the… [Continue Reading]
In the past, most fibroids were treated with either a myomectomy – surgical removal of the fibroids – or a hysterectomy – total removal of the uterus. Both of these operations are highly invasive and require extensive recovery time. UFE, or uterine fibroid embolization, is minimally invasive, and requires less… [Continue Reading]
This video mini-documentary (11 minutes) features coverage about uterine fibroid embolization from both NBC and ABC. The story includes expert commentary from John C. Lipman, MD, FSIR, the medical director of Atlanta Interventional Institute, and several of his patients. The narration mentions the number of hysterectomies performed each year is… [Continue Reading]
There are over one million women in the United States who currently suffer with uterine fibroids. Many of these women endure fibroids year after year without relief because they are not fully aware of the treatment options. Often, the only treatments offered to them involve surgery, typically hysterectomy. For many… [Continue Reading]