Spring 2011
Robot-Assisted Fibroid Fix
Feature Story
In her mid-40s, she started spotting—“breakthrough bleeding”—between menstrual cycles, but didn’t give it much thought.
Kim Bassett of Newtown admits, “It was so worthwhile to take a few weeks off to ‘fix’ something that had been sapping my emotional energy for 18 months.”
In this issue...
It’s finally spring! Now’s the time to trade your heavy sweaters and long pants for short sleeves, sundresses and swimsuits.

Since January 2007, Bridgeport Hospital physicians have performed more than 500 gynecologic procedures and 1,000 procedures overall using robotic technology—more than any other hospital in Fairfield County.

When I go to the bathroom, I notice a new sagging bulge in my private area. It seems to get worse if I’ve been on my feet all day or if I’ve done some lifting—like when I finished cleaning out the garage last weekend. I haven’t asked my doctor about it yet, as I’m hoping it will go away on its own. What is it and should I be worried?

Inspirations… Legacies of Caring

When you are ready to begin making healthcare choices, we invite you to take advantage of this free service by contacting our Concierge, Joanna.