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!

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  • Angela Aro

    I have struggled with endometriosis and adenomyosis since first starting my period at 13. I was diagnosed at 21 and what followed was a series of unsuccessful surgeries and treatments. My case was very aggressive and involved my urinary tract system and my intestines. After exhausting all of my local doctors I was lucky enough to find Dr. Seckin. We…

  • Emi O

    Seckin and Dr. Goldstein changed my life!

  • Kristin Sands

    Like so many women who have tirelessly sought a correct diagnosis and proper, thorough medical treatment for endometriosis, I found myself 26 years into this unwanted journey without clear answers or help from four previous gynecological doctors and two emergency laparoscopic surgeries. I desperately wanted to avoid the ER again; a CT scan for appendicitis also revealed a likely endometrioma…

  • Wilfredo Reyes

    Dr. Seckin literally gave my wife her life back. I am eternally grateful to him for his generous, determined spirit to see that Melanie finally live free from the prison bonds of Endometriosis.

  • Carla

    I am so grateful to Dr Seckin and Dr. Goldstein. My experience was nothing short of amazing. I was misdiagnosed with the location of my fibroids and have had a history of endometriosis. Dr. Seckin was the one who accurately diagnosed me. Dr Seckin and Dr. Goldstein really care about their patients and it shows. They listened to my concerns,…

  • Melissa Boudreau

    When I think of Dr. Seckin these are the words that come to mind. Gratitude, grateful, life-changing, a heart of gold. I feel compelled to give you a bit of background so you can understand the significance of this surgery for me. I am passionate about Endometriosis because it has affected me most of my life and I have a…

  • Jaclyn Harte

    Dr. Seckin and Dr. Goldstein radically changed my quality of life. They treat their patients with dignity & respect that I've personally never seen in the literally 25+ doctors I've seen for endometriosis. This summer, I had a surgery with Dr. Seckin & Goldstein. It was my first with them, but my 5th endo surgery. I couldn't believe the difference,…

  • Megan Rafael Moreno

    I was in pain for 2 years. I was getting no answers, and because dr Goldstein and dr seckins were willing to see and treat me I'm finally feeling almost back to normal. They were very down to earth and helpful in my time of need. Dr Goldstein was easy to talk to and caring, she took care of me…

  • Nancy Costa

    Dr. Seckin is one of the best endometriosis surgeon. Every time I go to the office, he really listens to me and is always concerned about my issues. Dr Seckin's office staff are a delight and they always work with me. I feel I can leave everything to them and they will take care of it. Thank you to the…

  • 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

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

  • 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

    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…

  • Nicholette Sadé

    Dr. Seckin brought me back to life! I am now 3 weeks into my recovery after my laparoscopy surgery, and I feel like a new and improved woman! Being diagnosed with Endometriosis, then 25yrs old in 2015, and discovering the severity of my case being stage 4, made me devastated. Dr. Seckin's vast knowledge of the disease, sincere empathy, and…