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Why is Endometriosis Painful

Why is Endometriosis Painful

Most patients who have endometriosis struggle with the breathtaking pain that characterizes the disease. While pain is often associated with endometriosis, the exact reason why endometriosis is painful…

Public television Series Second opinion on…

Public television Series Second opinion on EndometriosisDr. Tamer Seckin explains it in detail

Tune in today to Second Opinion (PBS) as Tamer Seckin, MD., founder of the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA) joins host Peter Salgo, MD. (nominated for a Daytime Emmy for Outstanding…

Teacher of the Year award from…

Teacher of the Year award from Lenox Hill Hospital

Thank you Lenox Hill Hospital OB/GYN Department for giving me the Teacher of the Year award. This award is not only reflective of my own work, but more importantly, the extremely hard work of all my residents.…

Endometriomas: What You Need to Know

Endometriomas: What You Need to Know

Many top doctors came and presented at last month's Endometriosis Foundation of America's annual Medical Conference titled, Pursuing Precision with Passion. The controversies and challenges of treating…

8th Annual Blossom Ball - Highlights

8th Annual Blossom Ball - Highlights

8th annual Blossom Ball Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 A Gala Evening Celebrating the work of the Endometriosis Foundation of America EFA Blossom Ball 2016 8th Annual Blossom Ball Padma Lakshmi It’s…

Lena Dunham and Endometriosis: Expert Q&A

Lena Dunham and Endometriosis: Expert Q&A

By Kathleen DohenyWebMD Health News After Lena Dunham, 29, star and producer of HBO’s “Girls,” told fans on Monday she is taking time off to rest due to her endometriosis, many wondered:…

The Sixth Annual Medical Conference: Ending…

The Sixth Annual Medical Conference:  Ending Endometriosis Starts at the Beginning

Held at Lenox Hill Sat April 11-13th, 2015 Awareness Day The EndoFound’s 2015 Awareness Day gathered patients, loved-ones, educators, advocates and medical professionals to share experiences…

An Interview with Dr. Tamer Seckin,…

An Interview with Dr. Tamer Seckin, Endo Expert

​Dr. Tamer Seckin is a New York–based gynecologist and laparoscopic surgeon who specializes in treating endometriosis. He co-founded the Endometriosis Foundation of America with Padma…

Students Attend 6th Annual Medical Conference

Students Attend 6th Annual Medical Conference

To help fulfill our mission of educating the medical community, the EndoFound offered scholarships for medical students to attend this year’s sixth annual Medical Conference. Hailing from five different…

Naming What Hurts You Most: The…

Naming What Hurts You Most: The Importance of Endometriosis Diagnosis

In honor of Endometriosis Awareness Month, Padma Lakshmi and Dr. Tamer Seckin, Co-Founders of the Endometriosis Foundation of America, spoke at a powerful public event, at the 92nd Street Y in NYC, to…

#efaontoday - Endometriosis Awareness Turning Today…

#efaontoday - Endometriosis Awareness Turning Today Show Plaza Yellow!

March 5, 2015, New York, NY – Join the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA) as part of "Worldwide EndoMarch" on March 28th as they turn the TODAY Show Plaza yellow to spread the word about…

Dr. Seckin is presenting his own…

Dr. Seckin is presenting his own method of diagnosing endometriosis in early stages in Melbourne Australia.

Dr. Seckin will be presenting a lecture titled, “Blue Contrast Techniques for Visualizing Subtle Endometriosis, Controversy or Fact?” during the endometriosis session of the The International…

Dianna’s story: The Importance of Excision

Dianna’s story: The Importance of Excision

By 2004, Dianna knew that something wasn’t right. She was in her 30’s and her period pain was getting worse and worse. Around the time of her period, she wouldn’t even be able to sit…

Endometriosis Guide to Thanksgiving

Endometriosis Guide to Thanksgiving

Endometriosis cannot be put on hold because the holidays are here. The daily struggles of pain, bloating, fatigue and gastrointestinal issues that some patients struggle with often exacerbate what can…

5 Red Flags of Endometriosis that…

5 Red Flags of Endometriosis that Every Doctor and Patient Should Know

I recently went to Washington D.C. to work with RESOLVE, the National Infertility Association, to participate in their annual Advocacy Day. I got to meet and speak with women from all over the country…

Kyota's Story

Kyota's Story

Dear Dr. Seckin, Words cannot explain the endearment that I have in my heart for you and your staff. The love, patience, and serenity that I experienced while under your care. I am a 35-year-old African…

Live Event: Surgical Management of Endometriosis…

Live Event: Surgical Management of Endometriosis Involving Urinary System with an Anterior Cul-de-sa

Be sure to watch this exciting webcast featuring Dr. Tamer Seckin on SurgeryU HD on Friday, August 29, 2014 at 9am PT / 12noon ET.  The audience will have the opportunity to see removal…

Maria's Story

Maria's Story

My name is Maria and I live in NYC. I'm 37-years old, and a speech, language and hearing pathologist with a dream of one day becoming a physicians assistant. I got my first period at age 13. However,…

Candie's Testimonial

Candie's Testimonial

Candie’s period was miserable. From the moment it started, her severe pain got worse and worse with every passing year.  About 4 or 5 years after her first period, Candie noticed that her ovaries…

Elisa's Testimonial

Elisa's Testimonial

My name is Elisa and I am 32 years old.  I work as a nurse at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.  I was not diagnosed with Endometriosis until May of 2014 when I came to see Dr. Seckin.…

EFA’s ROSE Project tackles cause and…

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 Institute for Medical Research. …

Train Concert Raises $1.5 Million for…

Train Concert Raises $1.5 Million for Feinstein Institute for Medical Research

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 fellowship award MANHASSET, N.Y., July…

Carlene’s Story

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 onset of menopause. However, aside from…

Hobby Lobby Vs. Endometriosis Patients

Hobby Lobby Vs. Endometriosis Patients

The latest Supreme Court decision will leave some endometriosis patients in a lurch, as their employers decide what medication patients can and cannot have based on religious beliefs, leaving yet more…

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