Female Pelvic Pain

Women have unique health issues that are often misdiagnosed or ineptly treated, leading to chronic pain and decreased quality of life.  At MIVA Medical, we are committed to improving your health using minimally-invasive treatments.

Uterine Fibroids

Uterine fibroids are noncancerous, smooth, muscular tumors that develop on the inside of the uterus. Benign tumors (also known as fibromas or myomas) are curable. These slow-growing growths are so prevalent that up to 30% of women develop them by the age of 35, leading to chronic pain, heavy menstrual cycles, and pelvic discomfort.   Read More

 

Pelvic Congestion Syndrome

Pelvic Congestion Syndrome is a condition in which varicose veins develop in the pelvis. These engorged veins result from a faulty valve function that prevents blood from flowing in the wrong direction.  Causes may be due to multiple pregnancies or anatomical abnormalities such as May-Thurner Syndrome. Read More

 

May Thurner Syndrome

MTS (also known as Iliac Vein Compression Syndrome) occurs when the left iliac vein is trapped between the right iliac artery and the spine.  Blood flow becomes restricted, resulting in pressure and discomfort in the left pelvis and leg.  Read More