Fertility Surgical Procedures at Boca Fertility

What are fertility surgical procedures?

Fertility surgical procedures play a significant role in diagnosing and treating underlying conditions that can impact reproductive health. From addressing structural abnormalities to improving the chances of conception, these procedures offer a range of benefits.

Surgical procedures at Boca Fertility

Robotic Laparoscopic Surgery

Robotic laparoscopic surgery is a minimally invasive technique that employs robotic assistance for enhanced precision. Small incisions are made, and a robotic system guides surgical instruments. This method is particularly useful for treating conditions like endometriosis, ovarian cysts, and fibroids. Its minimally invasive nature reduces scarring, shortens recovery time, and allows for a quicker return to daily activities.


Hysteroscopy is a procedure that involves inserting a thin, lighted tube (hysteroscope) through the vagina to examine the inside of the uterus. It’s used to diagnose and treat various uterine conditions, such as polyps, fibroids, adhesions, and septum abnormalities. Hysteroscopy is valuable for improving fertility by addressing factors that can hinder embryo implantation or healthy pregnancy.

Laparoscopic Surgery

Laparoscopic surgery, also known as minimally invasive or keyhole surgery, is performed through small incisions using specialized instruments and a camera. It’s effective for diagnosing and treating conditions affecting the ovaries, fallopian tubes, and surrounding structures. Laparoscopic surgery is commonly used to address endometriosis, tubal blockages, and other factors contributing to infertility. Its benefits include shorter recovery times and reduced scarring compared to traditional open surgery.

Common questions about fertility surgical procedures

  • What types of conditions can be addressed with fertility surgical procedures?

    Fertility surgeries can address a range of conditions such as endometriosis, uterine fibroids, ovarian cysts, tubal blockages, uterine septum, and other structural abnormalities that impact reproductive health.

  • Are fertility surgical procedures the same as regular surgeries?

    Fertility surgical procedures are specialized interventions focused on reproductive health. They often use minimally invasive techniques to reduce scarring and recovery times compared to traditional surgeries.

  • What are minimally invasive surgeries?

    Minimally invasive surgeries, like laparoscopy and robotic surgery, involve making small incisions and using specialized instruments, including a camera, to perform procedures. Laparoscopy and robotic surgery are common techniques in fertility surgery.

  • How does robotic surgery differ from traditional laparoscopy?

    Robotic surgery uses a robotic-assisted system that enhances precision and control during procedures. It allows for greater dexterity in tight spaces and complex surgeries.

  • What are the benefits of minimally invasive surgery?

    Minimally invasive procedures typically result in shorter recovery times, less post-operative pain, and smaller scars compared to traditional open surgeries.

  • What is the recovery process like after fertility surgery?

    Recovery times vary depending on the procedure and the individual. Minimally invasive techniques generally result in shorter recovery periods compared to traditional surgeries.

  • Are there any risks associated with fertility surgical procedures?

    All surgical procedures carry some level of risk, including infection, bleeding, and adverse reactions to anesthesia. Your healthcare provider will discuss potential risks and benefits with you.

  • When can I resume normal activities after surgery?

    The timeline for resuming normal activities depends on the procedure and your individual recovery. Your doctor will provide guidance on when you can return to work, exercise, and other daily activities.