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Dr. Parker’s Discharge Instructions and Suggestions after Open Abdominal Surgery

UCLA Gyn Subspecialties Group 1450 Tenth Street, Suite 404 Santa Monica, CA 90401 (310) 451 8144 (phone) Disclaimer: it is important for you to follow your own doctor’s instructions. HOSPITAL RECOVERY In the hospital, the nurses will remove the bladder catheter a few hours after surgery and they will ask you to sit in a […]

Dr. Parker’s Discharge Instructions and Suggestions after Laparoscopic Surgery

UCLA Gyn Subspecialties Group 1450 Tenth Street, Suite 404 Santa Monica, CA, 90401 (310) 451 8144 (phone) Disclaimer: it is important for you to follow your own doctor’s instructions. ACTIVITY AFTER SURGERY: No strenuous exercise or intercourse for 2 weeks You may start walking for exercise on day 1 Walking is the best activity following […]

Dr. Parker featured on NBC4 Los Angeles

Dr. Parker was interviewed for NBC4 Los Angeles regarding his latest study on removing a woman’s ovaries during hysterectomy. Removing Ovaries During Hysterectomy May Increase Health Risks: Study A new study finds that hysterectomies may cause more harm than good. The study revealed that even after a woman’s reproductive years are over, her ovaries are […]

Dr. William Parker joins UCLA faculty full-time

Dr. William Parker is pleased to announce his appointment as Director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery for UCLA. While joining the faculty of UCLA full-time, Dr. Parker will continue to maintain his surgical practice at his current office location in Santa Monica. This appointment enables Dr. Parker to do more teaching with the faculty and […]

Dr. Parker Selected as Honorary Chair, Global Congress of Minimally Invasive Surgery – November, 2012

  Dr. Bill Parker was selected as the Honorary Chair for the Global Congress of Minimally Invasive Surgery, attended by 2,000 gynecologists from more than 60 countries. Dr. Parker’s Honorary Lecture, Everything You Learned in Your Residency Will Turn Out to be Wrong, called attention to the resistance to change in medicine despite rapidly-evolving science […]

Dr. Parker recognized as one of America’s Most Compassionate Doctors

Dr. Parker thanks all of his patients for this wonderful honor: 2/23/12 Dear Dr. Parker: Congratulations! You have once again been recognized as one of America’s Most Compassionate Doctors. Treating patients, not just the disease, is what you excel at, and your patients appreciate the kindness you have dispensed along with your medical care. While […]

America’s Top Doctors

Dr. William Parker has been selected again for the new edition of Castle Connolly’s America’s Top Doctors, for expertise in: Gynecology (ObGyn) Dr. Parker has also been selected as a Top Doctor in the following Special Expertise Categories: Gynecologic Surgery Laparoscopic Surgery Hysteroscopic Surgery Uterine Fibroids Dr. Parker is the only gynecologist in the country […]

Dr. Parker performs live telesurgery for AAGL

Dear William, On Thursday, April 7, 2011, the AAGL will be streaming a live laparoscopic myomectomy on our web site at AAGL.org. This event is being offered in conjunction with the Turkish Society of Gynecological Endoscopy, who is hosting the Vth AAGL International Congress on Minimally Invasive Gynecology in Istanbul, Turkey this week. The telesurgery […]

New Abdominal Myomectomy Video

I am posting an edited video of an abdominal myomectomy.  The uterus was 20 weeks size and contained 18 fibroids.  The video has been edited to 5 minutes and shows two fibroids being removed, suture closure of the uterine muscle and the use of Seprafilm adhesion barrier. The video appears as part of the section […]

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Fibroid Doctor William H. Parker

Dr. William H. Parker is a board-certified Fellow in the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Dr. Parker is an internationally recognized expert in fibroid surgery and research. Based in Los Angeles, California, he is considered one of the best fibroid surgeons for abdominal and laparoscopic myomectomy in the United States and abroad. He has been chosen for Best Doctors in America and Top Doctors every year beginning in the late 90's.

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