What to Expect: Office LEEP Procedure

What is a LEEP?

  • A LEEP stands for a loop electrocautery excision procedure.
  • This procedure is performed to remove abnormal cells from the cervix so that they cannot become cancerous.

What Will Happen?

  • Be sure to eat a small meal prior to your appointment.
  • It is nice to bring a driver with you, but it is not mandatory.
  • In the exam room, the doctor will inject a numbing medication into the cervix; this feels like a small prick and a burning sensation.
  • Once you are numb, the LEEP will be used to removed the abnormal cells from the cervix.
  • Additional medication may be applied to the cervix to help stop bleeding.
  • The procedure usually takes only 5-10 minutes.

After the Procedure

  • You should use a pad, not a tampon, for 2 weeks.
  • Do not have intercourse or do any heavy exercise for 2 weeks.
  • Otherwise, you may resume normal activities as soon as you feel up to it.
  • It is common to see some pink, red, or brown discharge after this procedure.
  • You may use Ibuprofen (Motrin or Advil) if you have cramping.
  • If you have heavy bleeding or see clots passing, or if you have a fever of over 100 F, please call the office.

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Advanced Urogynecology

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Advanced Urogynecology is a top-rated OB-GYN practice in Orlando, FL, offering comprehensive gynecologic care in addition to treatments for female urologic issues including incontinence and prolapse. Located on North Orange Avenue, the practice features state-of-the-art technology to ensure women receive the most appropriate treatment for many common and uncommon issues, including pelvic organ prolapse, uterine fibroids, menopause, urinary incontinence, and acute and chronic urinary tract infections. In addition, the practice offers an array of birth control options as well as hormone replacement therapy, mammograms, and both traditional and minimally-invasive surgeries, including robot-assisted hysterectomy for optimal outcomes and faster recovery.

Advanced Urogynecology is dedicated to providing skilled, gentle care for women of all ages using the most advanced approaches combined with a compassionate and understanding bedside manner. Advanced Urogynecology is a leading provider of traditional and minimally-invasive in-office and hospital-based surgeries as well as a top provider of preventive care and routine medical screenings. The practice welcomes new patients and accepts most types of medical insurance.

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Advanced Urogynecology

Advanced Urogynecology is a top-rated OB-GYN practice in Orlando, FL, offering comprehensive gynecologic care in addition to treatments for female urologic issues including incontinence and prolapse. Located on North Orange Avenue, the practice features state-of-the-art technology to ensure women receive the most appropriate treatment for many common and uncommon issues, including pelvic organ prolapse, uterine fibroids, menopause, urinary incontinence, and acute and chronic urinary tract infections. In addition, the practice offers an array of birth control options as well as hormone replacement therapy, mammograms, and both traditional and minimally-invasive surgeries, including robot-assisted hysterectomy for optimal outcomes and faster recovery.

Advanced Urogynecology is dedicated to providing skilled, gentle care for women of all ages using the most advanced approaches combined with a compassionate and understanding bedside manner. Advanced Urogynecology is a leading provider of traditional and minimally-invasive in-office and hospital-based surgeries as well as a top provider of preventive care and routine medical screenings. The practice welcomes new patients and accepts most types of medical insurance.


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