Surgical Procedures with Dr. James Duerkes, Broward County Uterine fibroids Specialist

At NuWave Women’s Health, we utilize the most recent advances in medical technology to provide you with the best care possible. When you are considering surgery, you want to feel confident that your recovery process will be quick and complete. That is why we offer minimally invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgeries, for precision and speedy recovery. Dr. Duerkes is a Broward County uterine fibroids and abnormal bleeding specialist who offers in-office endometrial biopsy, and performs endometrial ablation at our affiliated hospital, Memorial West. See below for a complete list of surgical procedures we offer. Contact us with any questions, or to schedule an appointment!


Colposcopy for evaluation of abnormal pap smears (cervical dysplasia)

Cervical biopsies

LEEP (Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure)

Diagnostic hysteroscopy

Endometrial biopsy


Treatment of heavy bleeding with endometrial ablation (Novasure®)

IUD insertion/removal

Nexplanon® insertion/removal




Endometrial ablation

Polypectomy (removal of polyps)

Laparoscopic tubal ligation

Myomectomy (removal of fibroids)

Diagnostic laparoscopy

DaVinci robotic hysterectomy

Abdominal hysterectomy

We are proud to be affiliated with Memorial West. Memorial Hospital is committed to Patient- and Family-Centered Care. From their website:

“Patient- and family-centered care is a way of thinking about the relationships between patients, their families and the people who provide healthcare services. The patient- and family-centered care model is based on the belief that healthcare services can be improved by building more effective partnerships among health care providers, patients and families.”
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Contact us today to schedule an appointment with Dr. Duerkes. He will walk you through your options for treatment, both surgical and non-surgical, to help you determine the best course for your health. At NuWave, we are committed to educating patients on all your treatment options so you can make informed decisions with confidence.

Whether you are looking for a Broward County uterine fibroids or abnormal bleeding specialist, IUD insertion or removal, or DaVinci robotic surgery, we look forward to serving you - either at our own offices, or at Memorial Hospital West.


Learn about all our offerings and services at the links below.

Women’s Health Services

Family Planning

Pregnancy Care & Delivery

Surgical Procedures