How Painful Are Uterine Fibroids?

Uterine fibroid pain varies from significant hurtful symptoms to no discomfort whatsoever.

Uterine Fibroid Pain

  • Pressure on the bladder
  • Rectum pressure
  • Bladder pressure
  • Frequent urination
  • Constipation
  • Rectal soreness
  • Lower back pain
  • Abdominal pain

Painful Uterine Fibroids

When uterine fibroids become large – the stomach may become extended – giving the appearance of pregnancy. Other symptoms of uterine fibroids that change the shape of the uterus or cervix include:

  • Severe stomach cramping
  • Heavy bleeding with blood clots
  • Extended and frequent menstruation
  • Spotting or bleeding between periods

Diagnosing Painful Uterine Fibroids

Discovering whether painful uterine fibroids are affecting your health requires consulting a healthcare provider that specializes in Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART) – Kofinas Fertility Insitute.

Kofinas Fertility Institute – founded by Dr. George Kofinas in 1987 – is a pioneering institution in ART.

Kofinas Fertility Institute specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of women suffering from painful uterine fibroids.

Healthcare Provider to Treat Painful Uterine Fibroids

Dr. George Kofinas has been selected by New York magazine as one of the Best Doctors in the tri-state area for 17 of the past 17 years.

Dr. Kofinas has been chosen annually as a Top Doctor in Brooklyn.

Dr. George Kofinas is the founder and medical director of the Kofinas Fertility Institute, and Chief of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility at New York Methodist Hospital in Brooklyn, NY.

Dr. Kofinas is Board Certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology as well as Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility.

As a diplomat of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG), and a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ACOG), Dr. Kofinas is an active member of the American Society of Reproductive Medicine (ASRM), the Society of Assisted Reproductive Endocrinology (SART), the Society of Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility (SREI), the Society of Reproductive Surgeons (SRS), the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL), and the Medical Society of the State of New York (MSSNY).

To receive the answers to the questions you have on the symptoms of uterine fibroids, please accept this invitation to contact Kofinas Fertility Institute.