The most common disease treated by Gynecologic Oncologists at Ironwood Women’s Centers is uterine cancer. According to the National Cancer Institute, 63,000 women will be diagnosed with uterine cancer in 2018. Uterine cancers are often curable when caught early. Bleeding after menopause is typically the only warning sign. Before menopause, irregular and heavy periods may indicate a cancer as well. Those who are obese or overweight are the most at risk for uterine cancer, but there other risks factors such as tamoxifen, PCOS, and unopposed estrogen.
At Ironwood Women’s Centers our team will create an individualized treatment plan and provide patients with exceptional support. Learn more about Dr. Arvind Bakhru here.
Dr. Bakhru is currently accepting new patients at the following locations:
Ironwood Women’s Center in Scottsdale
Ironwood Women’s Center in Mesa (Arbor)