Dr. Tamer Seckin Attends World Congress

Dr. Tamer Seckin Attends World Congress
On behalf of the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA), President and Chief Medical Officer Tamer Seckin, MD, attended The World Endometriosis Society’s (WES) 11th World Congress on Endometriosis 2011 in Montpellier, France. 
 
Dr. Seckin offered his expertise as a world–renowned surgeon on endometriosis and will participate in the global meeting forum on the “WES 2011 Montpellier Consensus for the Management of Endometriosis." The goal of the forum is to achieve a consensus of how endometriosis can be managed. All of those who are involved with the field of endometriosis will represent from their national and regional societies and contribute their expertise in the session. 
 
The World Congress on Endometriosis is held every three years, and attracts more than 1000 delegates and accompanying partners, which include clinicians and scientists, and their trainees. The World Congress is an important conference for the presentation and discussion of new developments in the field of endometriosis. It also brings significant opportunity for experts alike to present new findings from both the clinical and scientific perspectives.
 
The forum focused on endometriosis from the clinical and scientific perspectives featuring presentation sessions over the course of six days. More than 500 oral and poster sessions, including keynote and debate sessions took place to further explore and understand endometriosis.
 
 

ABOUT DR. TAMER SECKIN
 
 
Ranked among America's Top Surgeons & Gynecologists, Dr. Seckin has more two than decades of experience and has established himself internationally as a leading specialist in Advanced Laparoendoscopic Surgery for the treatment of endometriosis and associated pelvic pain pathologies. Through his founding of the EFA, Dr. Seckin has lent a voice and sense of urgency to endometriosis. Dr. Seckin also presides over the EFA’s Annual Medical/Scientific conference on endometriosis, which brings together an international consortium of experts and opinion leaders from the realms of molecular science, research, industry, surgery and those struggling with the illness. The Foundation will host its third annual symposium, “Going to the Roots for the Next Generation,” during Endometriosis Awareness Month in March 2012.
 
 

ABOUT THE ENDOMETRIOSIS FOUNDATION OF AMERICA
 
The Endometriosis Foundation of America is a nonprofit organization focused on fighting against the devastating effects of a disease that affects 176 million of women and adolescent girls globally. Through significant research facilitation, increased awareness, education and advocacy, the EFA is committed to improving affected individuals' lives by early detection and treatment. For further information, please visit www.endofound.org.
 
 

Photo by: Liam McMullan of Patrick McMullan Company 



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  • Kim Molinaro

    Kim Molinaro

    Prior to meeting Dr. Seckin and reading his book, “The Doctor Will See You Now”, I knew little to nothing about endometriosis. I was led to believe that endometriosis was not a serious condition. I was told that the pain could be managed by taking the “pill”. I was told that the cysts on my ovaries were harmless. I was…

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    Rebecca Black

    Fast forward 5 years to find out incidentally I had a failing kidney. My left kidney was only functioning at 18%. During this time, I was preparing all my documents to send to Dr. Seckin to review. However, with this new information I put everything on hold and went to a urologist. After a few months, no one could figure…

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    I'll never stop praising Dr. Seckin and his team. He literally gave me back my life.

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    Erin Brehm

    I had a wonderful experience working with Dr. Seckin and his team before, during and after my surgery. I came to Dr. Seckin having already had laparoscopic surgery for endometriosis 5 years prior, with a different surgeon. My symptoms and pain had returned, making my life truly challenging and my menstrual cycle unbearable. Dr. Seckin was quick to validate my…

  • Anita Schillhorn

    Anita Schillhorn

    I came to Dr. Seckin after years of dealing with endometriosis and doctors who didn't fully understand the disease. He quickly ascertained what needed to be done, laid out the options along with his recommendation and gave me the time to make the right decision for me. My surgery went without a hitch and I'm healing very well. He and…