Testimonials: Endometriosis patients tell their own stories

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To date, Dr.Seckin has performed over 3,000 advanced laparoscopic surgeries for endometriosis patients using his unique excision technique. These procedures have been life changing experiences for many.

Below are only some of the extraordinary recovery stories from his patients. You can also visit our Patient Reviews section


I was suffering from increasingly…
Carla V. - Brooklyn, NY - Nov, 2019

In late 2010, I was suffering from increasingly painful and heavy menstrual cycles. Seeking help from my ob/gyn. I was unfortunately misdiagnosed as “okay” and sent home being told that a…

Severe stage 4 endometriosis involving…
D.S- UK - Sep, 2019

It’s been almost eight months since I had my surgery with Dr Seckin and his team for severe stage 4 endometriosis involving both ovaries and my bowel. I went to five different well known doctors…

I am finally pain-free!
D.F. - Great Falls,MT - Sep, 2019

Dr. Seckin is truly extraordinary. I have always been very careful about allowing medical procedures on my body, opting instead to practice healthy lifestyle habits to manage any pain without drugs or…

Thank you for changing my…
Christianjoy S.- New York - Jul, 2019

Dear Dr. Seckin, I was going to buy you a card to express my thanks for all you have done, but I knew there would not be enough room in it for what I would like to say. I was always told to give credit…

Suffered from deep infiltrative endometriosis
Nikki P. - CT - Jul, 2019

I am a physician who suffered from deep infiltrative endometriosis. I needed laparoscopic surgery, so I went to see my former gynaecologist and he performed the procedure (a surgery which he supposedly…

Mary's Endometriosis Journey
Mary M - Bloomingdale, NJ - Apr, 2019

I am four months post op with Dr. Seckin. I just re read my journey pre op and I truly realize how much my life has changed in these few months. I can confidently say the surgery was a huge success. Remembering…

If doctors didn't question it,…
Alison T. - Virginia - Oct, 2019

For twenty years, my period brought horrific back and leg aches, and knife-like abdominal pain. I reported my level of pain to various doctors; however, up until Dr. Seckin, no doctor asked me to follow…

A Happy Patient's Open Letter…
A Happy Patient's Open Letter to Dr. Seckin - Jan, 2019

Dear Dr. Seckin, My painful periods started in my teenage years. Gradually, I began to miss school, college and family functions chronically. Year by year the pain increased, as did my use of painkillers.…

After Three Surgeries in Ten…
E. James, Virginia - Nov, 2019
endometriosis, endo heavy bleeding, large clot, pelvic pain, endometriomas, ovarian cyst, excision surgery,

  Patient E James. and her parents share their gratitude for Dr. Seckin in these heartfelt open letters.  My Storyby E. James. I started my period just after I turned 11. My periods weren’t…

Warriors in Hospital Gowns
Meghan R., New York, NY - Sep, 2018

Warriors in Hospital Gowns My body was fighting,The brain had given upIt's telling me something'sWrong, but the test resultsAren't enough "There's no evidence to proveYour pain.What else do you want us…

The Team Genuinely Cares
Meghan R., New Jersey - Dec, 2017

I got to the point where I felt hopeless that there wasn't someone out there that would help me. I can't even tell you how many doctors I've seen, and misdiagnosis I've had. As soon as I met with Dr.…

An Out-of-Network Specialist Makes All…
Alex S., New York, NY - Dec, 2017

I initially went to Dr. Seckin to find out the likelihood that endometriosis could be causing the severe low back and leg pain I had been having for years. I had just had robotic-assisted surgery to diagnose…

This Thanksgiving, I am thankful…
Meryl - New York, NY - Dec, 2017

This Thanksgiving, I am thankful for Dr. Seckin. Almost a year ago, I had my endometriosis excision surgery with Dr. Seckin. Without hyperbole, it was the best decision I’ve ever made in my life.…

Mother Adrift - Adolescent in…
Marlene - Syosset, NY - Dec, 2017

The word endometriosis was never uttered to me. I was guessing. That is sad but it has made me more determined to create awareness. It is necessary for this disease to be on every doctor’s checklist…

The Greatest Team for Endometriosis…
Kelsey B - New York - Dec, 2017

I truly cannot say enough about my experience with Dr. Seckin and Dr. Goldstein. I was made to feel welcome and listened to from the very start. I was diagnosed at the age of 20 by another specialist…

Endometriosis from the Perspective of…
One thankful father - New York - Oct, 2017

This letter is written with a twofold purpose: one, to engage the insurance/medical professionals who deal with claims and make determinations on what level of care is appropriate or what procedures are…

Latia's story: Excision surgery brings…
L. Lee - New York - Oct, 2017

My name is Latia Lee. I am 37 years old and have suffered with “Killer Cramps” since I was 14. I was officially diagnosed with endometriosis in February of this year during my excision surgery…

A Cross-Country Endometriosis Story: Alyssa’s…
Alyssa - California - Jul, 2018

I can't believe how much better I feel. I have no bruising at all. Whereas last time I was all purple and green everywhere. I'm only on day five and I feel full of life again.  

Overcoming Infertility: Bearing A Child…
Jamie A - New York - Oct, 2019

Good morning Dr. Seckin, I've been meaning to write this letter to you for quite some time. May of 2015, I had a successful deep excision endometriosis removal surgery and wrote you my story. This is…

Dr. Seckin has a gift
Cicely W. - Union City, NJ - Jul, 2017

Dr. Seckin has a gift. An amazing gift that there are not enough words to describe how wonderful he is. Since the age of 12 until last year 2015 at the age of 35, I have been suffering from debilitating…

Living with constant pain and…
Menoka M - New York - Jul, 2017

Living with constant pain and suffering from endometriosis sounds extreme, but sadly that's the life a person with endometriosis lives. Going to the ER just because the pain is so bad walking or simply…

Stage 4 Endometriosis
Natina S. - New York - Jul, 2017

It was April 2016 when I was first informed by an OBGYN who was an endometriosis specialist that I potentially had "stage 4 endometriosis" not knowing what that meant and being told that I had to undergo…

Just Two Small Words to…
Sumran K - New York - Jan, 2017

Dear Dr.Seckin, I hope you are well. I have almost recovered fully from the operation. I just wanted to say  Just two small words to express so much gratitude.   Other Testimonials: J.LEW -…


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