• What is Endometriosis?

    Endometriosis is a painful reproductive disorder affecting 176 million women and girls worldwide; 8.5 million in North America alone.

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    Endometriosis is more than just killer cramps.

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Tamer Seckin, MD - Physician and Surgeon - Highlights:

Meet Dr.Seckin

Dr. Seckin is among a very limited number of accredited gynecologic surgeons in the United States who possess advanced training for the Deep Laparoscopic Excision of Endometriosis.

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Testimonials

Christine's testimonial : My battle with Endometriosis has been a long one but I know I am in the best of hands with the greatest doctor in the WORLD.

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OFFICE OPERATION

Founder Dr. Tamer Seckin, MD, has for decades focused on surgical treatment of endometriosis and today is a well-regarded endometriosis expert in the field. He also treats associated complex conditions…

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ENDOFOUND.ORG

As Co-Founder with Padma Lakshmi of the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA), Dr. Seckin has lent a voice and sense of urgency to a disease which has not received its due attention for hundreds of…

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Books About Endometriosis

There are several resources available to help one better understand this often serious condition including the information on this website as well as books authored by experts.

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Make an appointment

Dr. Seckin’s office is located on Fifth Avenue just across from Central Park and a few blocks from Lenox Hill Hospital where he perfoms all surgeries. To schedule an initial consultation, please call…

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Articles and News:

EFA’s ROSE Project tackles cause and cure of endometriosis

Thanks to the Endometriosis Foundation of America’s ROSE project, exciting things are happening for endometriosis patients at the North Shore LIJ Feinstein…

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Train Concert Raises $1.5 Million for Feinstein Institute…

Tony-award winning actress Laura Benanti emcees event; Endometriosis Foundation of America, co-founded by Tamer Seckin, MD, and Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi present…

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Carlene’s Story

I am a 44-year-old female. I was experiencing irregular periods, with heavy hemorrhaging for about a year. Considering my age, I assumed I was going through the…

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Response to Dr.Drew

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dr. Tamer SeckinDr. Tamer Seckin is a board-certified, advanced Laparoendoscopic surgeon who specializes in the removal of endometriosis. Dr. Seckin is one of the few accredited gynecologic surgeons in the United States who has advanced training in the Deep Laparoscopic Excision of Endometriosis. His capability to execute the meticulous techniques required to sharply dissect and remove all the endometriosis – from superficial to deeply infiltrating disease – has seen a vast majority of his patients experience long-term relief with many experiencing no reoccurrence of the disease.
PICTURES: Plymouth teen shaves head to raise awareness of endometriosis - Plymouth Herald
PICTURES: Plymouth teen shaves head to raise awareness of endometriosis - Plymouth Herald

Plymouth HeraldPICTURES: Plymouth teen shaves head to raise awareness of endometriosisPlymouth HeraldA MODEL who suffers from a debilitating condition shaved off…

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Endometriosis, fibroids and diet - Jamaica Observer

Endometriosis, fibroids and dietJamaica ObserverI'm a patient who has endometriosis and fibroids and had surgery to take the fibroids out. What diet must I…

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My bowel resection surgery, bladder resection, excision surgery extreme

When I first got my period in my early teens I had mild cramps that would go away with  two Motrin pills a day.  As I started getting older I noticed my cramps getting worse, by my late teens I would be vomiting the first day of my period and would spend three days in bed in pain.In my early twenties the vomiting went away but the pain did not lessen,…Letty's Story

Birth control pills don't treat endometriosis

It started when I was 12 years old. The dreaded period. I would be on the couch for days with the heating pad thinking everyone went through this. My teens and early twenties were filled with exhaustion, pain and sever bleeding. I can remember talking to my friends about it asking how long theirs lasted; most said 2-3 days. I simply couldn’t fathom that,…Ginny’s Story

I am thankful to Dr.Seckin kind and professional and for providing me a new found hope

I am 32-year old woman who has suffered with endometriosis since the age of 14.For many years i’ve lived with excruciating pain and was desperate enough to try medications from lupron to percocet, various forms of birth control and any procedure with the promise of curing my symptoms and pain.  Relief if any was temporary and eventually my pain would…Michelle's Endometriosis pain

Words cannot express our gratitude to you

Dear Dr. Seckin Words cannot express our gratitude to you, My wife has lived with Endometriosis for the past twenty years, twenty years that she cannot get back, twenty years that she quietly suffered, twenty years that she was misled, misguided, and otherwise not cared for by the doctors that we had placed our trust and confidence in. Just lime many of the…Natasha's Story

Thanking DrSeckin for giving me a second chance in life

Thank You!I wanted to take this opportunity in thanking you for giving me a second chance in life. I’ve been living with irregular menstrual cycles, painful sexual relations and painful migraines, groin and leg pain. Groin and Leg pain that I have dealt with for many years and found it very difficult to do the mundane things that everyone takes for granted. …Heather's Endometriosis Story