Dr. Seckin found and removed 16-years accumulation of endometriosis

I am convinced there is no other doctor in the U.S. with the skill and expertise that Dr. Seckin has developed in deep and thorough removal of endometriosis.

I was diagnosed with endometriosis in April, 2010.  I didn’t know it at the time, but this was the beginning of a four-year ordeal involving three abdominal surgeries, four hip surgeries, and a rare combination of medical specialties.  Three months after endometriosis was diagnosed, an orthopedic surgeon diagnosed me with a congenital condition of the hip joints that causes the cartilage that lines the joint (the labrum) to tear.  Successive arthroscopic surgeries were performed to repair, and then replace the cartilage, but only the right hip surgery was successful.  For some unknown reason, surgery on the left hip failed twice, due to hyper-inflammation that caused deterioration of the labrum from massive scarring. We did not know why. Desperate to find an answer, I then met with Dr. Marc J. Philippon, a world renowned hip surgeon at the Steadman Clinic in Vail, Colorado for another medical opinion. Incredibly, he had just become aware of a rare, newly discovered condition in which endometriosis creates scarring on the nerve that supplies the hip.  If this was true in my case, it could explain why the left hip surgeries kept failing. Inflammation from endometriosis could have interfered with the healing process of the hip. Dr. Philippon then referred me to Dr. Seckin in New York, one of the world’s top gynecological surgeons, and an expert in endometriosis. A third laparoscopic surgery was performed in March 2014 by Dr. Seckin, and we prayed for a miracle. Lo and behold, Dr. Seckin did find and remove 16-years accumulation of Endometriosis that had travelled to deep areas of the body, including the nerve that feeds the hip joint. He was able to find and remove endometriosis that two different doctors in two other surgeries had missed! I am convinced there is no other doctor in the U.S. with the skill and expertise that Dr. Seckin has developed in deep and thorough removal of endometriosis. Dr. Seckin performed nothing short of a miracle for me, allowing a subsequent third surgery on the left hip to be successful.

With our deepest gratitude, thank you, Dr. Seckin!

Reviews

  • 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…

  • Rebecca Black

    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…

  • Monique Roberts

    Monique Roberts

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

  • Erin Brehm

    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…