Virginia Commonwealth University Uterine Fibroid Embolization, VCU Medical Center

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Are you expercing: Heavy periods? Frequent urination? Constipation or bloating? Pelvic pain? You might have uterine fibroids — noncancerous tumors that grow on or in the muscles of the uterus.

Uma Prasad, M.D.

Led by Uma Prasad, M.D., the staff at Virginia Commonwealth University Uterine Fibroid Embolization offers a minimally invasive option for the 25 percent of women in the U.S. who have uterine fibroids. The FDA-approved procedure has been performed on thousands of women worldwide since 1994 and has been clinically proven to be successful in reducing the major symptoms of uterine fibroids.

Benefits of UFE

  • Non-surgical
  • No general anesthesia
  • Outpatient procedure
  • Covered by most insurance plans
Call (804) 828-4914 for more information about UFE or to schedule a consultation.

My overall experience with UFE through VCU was fabulous! Dr. Prasad is a world-class physician. From beginning to end, her personal approach and clear explanation of the procedure gave me confidence ... Dr. Prasad and her amazing staff are the model of premier health care service!”

– Rosanna, patient | Read more »

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