There is no cure for Endometriosis. There are no easy treatment solutions. Oral medications only treats symptoms and do not treat the actual disease. The only treatment is surgery to properly remove the Endometriosis via excision with a a qualified laparascopic excision surgeon.
The success of the surgery relies on the method of removal (excision) and the skill of the surgeon (laparascopic excision surgeon).
Here is what you will find on the following pages about Endometriosis Treatment:
- Surgery: Facts, benefits, and considerations of choosing surgery, different types of surgery, surgical techniques to properly remove Endometriosis
- Medications: Birth control, Progesterone-only birth control, Depo Provera, Nexplanon, Mirena, Aromatase Inhibitors, GnRH Agonists, and Danazol
- Natural Treatments: Physical Therapy, Acupuncture, Massage, and Endometriosis Diets
Many choices fall under the category of western medicine, surgery, and there are some natural ways you can alter your lifestyle for a better quality of life. The biggest piece of advice to anyone diagnosed with Endometriosis is:
Become your own advocate and find an excellent doctor who truly understands this disease and is capable of performing laparoscopic excision surgery!