surgical services

Obstetrics and Gynecology

Board-certified gynecology surgeons in Tillamook

Our board-certified obstetrics and gynecology surgeons, Brittany Gerken, MD, and Paul Welch, MD, are trained to diagnose and treat a wide range of diseases and disorders that may require surgical treatment, including:

  • Complete obstetrical care
  • Cesarean section
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Uterine ablation for heavy bleeding
  • Hysterectomy
  • Pelvic prolapse: TVT/TVT-O (tension-free vaginal tape/obturator approach)
  • Urine leakage
  • Sterilization
    • Essure incision-free procedure using hysteroscopy
    • Postpartum tubal ligation
    • Laparoscopic tubal ligation