About Dr. Tamer Seckin

Founder of Hysterectomy.com

Hysterectomy.com is a reflection of the amazing compassion, concern, and work ethic of Dr. Tamer Seckin. One of the world's leading voices on the topic of hysterectomy and related causes and treatments, Dr. Seckin has pioneered this website with the intent to provide women and families throughout the nation with the information, network of support, and resources needed to more easily navigate such a difficult and deeply personal experience. A prominent figure in the global medical community and a down-to-earth, earnest, and compassionate individual, Dr. Seckin is committed to ensuring that no women face these poignant experiences unprepared or alone.

Dr. Tamer SeckinDr. Seckin is one of a very few accredited surgeons in the United States who specializes in innovative treatments and techniques that serve as alternatives to hysterectomy, including deep laparoscopic excision surgery. Although other medical professionals are capable of performing laparoscopic surgery, few are equipped with the extensive experience and expertise to perform these complex, cutting-edge procedures. Having treated numerous women throughout his years in practice, Dr. Seckin has been able to provide thousands of women with substantial, long-term relief from a number of female gynecological conditions, including endometriosis.

Background & Training

Throughout the past several decades, Dr. Seckin has established himself as an internationally renowned and trusted specialist on the topic of endometriosis, hysterectomy, and related pelvic pain pathologies. Ranked amongst America's Top Surgeons & Gynecologists, he is a board-certified advanced laparoendoscopic surgeon and a frontrunner in both advanced laparoscopic surgery and laparoscopic excision surgery. With accomplishments paralleled by few, Dr. Seckin has been instrumental in working with prominent surgeon Harry Reich, MD to pioneer new surgical techniques; the deep excision of endometriosis; bloodless myomectomy to treat uterine fibroids; advances in hysterectomy and oophorectomy; and more.

Dr. Seckin has also played a role in breakthroughs concerning the use of translational medicine for endometriosis through graphical technologies that are quickly becoming essential tools for healthcare practitioners and researchers across all fields of medicine. He has also developed and patented a number of surgical instruments and has authored numerous contributions to leading medical publications and journals. Dr. Seckin is currently an associate attending physician and clinical instructor at the renowned Lennox Hill and New York Methodist Hospitals. He has been recognized for his work by the New York Times Magazine, listed in New York Super Doctors 2012, and elected by his peers for inclusion in the list of Best Doctors in America 2011 - 2012.

Philanthropy & Ongoing Advocacy

Dr. Seckin has truly dedicated his personal life and professional career to furthering his efforts to raise awareness and increase the medical community's understanding of hysterectomies and the various conditions they are used to treat. Co-founder and medical director of the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA), Dr. Seckin displays his passion for philanthropy through his ongoing efforts with the top-rated charitable advocacy and research organization. The EFA is dedicated to educating researchers, scientists, doctors, the media, and the general public about endometriosis and the importance of prevention, early diagnosis, and timely intervention. The foundation also supports landmark research efforts and unites the world's top professionals as they strive to advance understanding and treatment of the disease.

In addition to his efforts with the EFA, Dr. Seckin is also a proponent of raising awareness of hysterectomy and various female reproductive conditions. His efforts aim to help women throughout the world through surgical, academic, and charitable endeavors. He serves as a faculty member and active speaker on laparoscopic surgery and related matters at various scientific and medical symposia throughout the world, including the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, the World Conference on Endometriosis in Atlanta, GA, the International Society of Gynecologic Endoscopy, and the American Association of Gynecologic Endoscopists, among numerous others.

Reach Out to a Passionate, Proven Medical Professional

With more than 35 years of experience in his field, Dr. Tamer Seckin is truly one of the most accomplished, passionate, and dedicated medical professionals in his field. His accomplishments in advancing collective knowledge about hysterectomies and conditions such as endometriosis, however, pale in comparison to his numerous ongoing efforts to increase global awareness, fuel medical research, and find new, effective advances in treatment. A compassionate individual of tremendous capabilities, Dr. Seckin established Hysterectomy.com as a comprehensive resource that women can rely on and that will play a prominent role in furthering our ability to prepare women for this life-changing experience and to find viable alternatives.

A man who devotes his time, counsel, and energy to real women and families facing these unfortunate decisions and experiences, Dr. Seckin offers his genuine support to anyone looking to find more information from a reliable source. Fill out a contact form to directly ask Dr. Seckin about your condition and whether a hysterectomy is right for you. You can also visit Dr. Seckin's website at www.DrSeckin.com.