Doctor Profile

Tamer Seckin
MD

Tamer Seckin
MD

New York Endometriosis Care & Surgery
872 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10065

New York

New York (NY)

Contact Contact Tamer Seckin
T: 212-988-1444
F: 212-988-1755

Visit: www.drseckin.com
Obstetrics/Gynecology

Obstetrics/Gynecology


Profile

Ranked among America's top surgeons and gynecologists, Dr. Tamer Seckin has established himself internationally as a leading specialist in advanced laparoscopic surgery for the treatment of the female reproductive system and other complex gynecologic conditions. Dr. Seckin is among a very limited number of accredited gynecologic surgeons in the United States who has advanced training for the deep excision of endometriosis. An active philanthropist and women’s health advocate for more than two decades, Dr. Seckin is also the co-founder, president, and medical director of the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA). The EFA is dedicated to educating physicians, scientists, women, and the media about the disease and the need for early diagnosis and intervention. In addition to helping patients from around the world through his surgical, academic, and charitable endeavors, Dr. Seckin is also a faculty member and speaker on endometriosis and advanced laparoendoscopic surgery at various scientific and medical symposia worldwide, including the International Society of Gynecologic Endoscopy, the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons, and the American Association of Gynecologic Endoscopists.

Published In:

New York Super Doctors 2012

About Tamer Seckin

Graduation Year: 1978

Professional Webpage: www.drseckin.com/meet-dr-seckin/background-and-training

Honors and Awards:

Elected by his peers for inclusion in Best Doctors in America

Best Doctor Award, 2011

Presented by Lenox Hill Hospital Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology residents to the best teaching Surgeon

Silver Star Award, Lenox Hill Hospital Deaprtment of Obstetrics and Gynecology, 2009

Selected by patients as the best doctor in Obsterics and Gynecology

Patient's Choice Award, 2008

Special Licenses/Certifications:

Certified in Advanced Operative Laparoscopy by the

Accreditation Council For Gynecologic Endoscopy

1996

Professional Activity:

Advanced Laparoscopy Surgery Instructor & Co-Director of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery for Women Fellowship Program at Lenox Hill Hospital

 

2011

Publications, Lectures and Presentations:

Tomer Singer; Gilad Filmar; Susan Jormark; Tamer Seckin; Michael Divon

“Rare case of ovarian cystic lymphangioma”

Article-Co-Author, “Rare case of ovarian cystic lymphangioma”, Journal of minimally invasive gynecology, 17:1553-4650, 2010

Reich, H., Reich, JM., Seckin, T., “Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Including for Advanced

Endometriosis with Rectosigmoid Disease.”

Book Chapter-Co-Author, Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Including for Advanced Endometriosis with Rectosigmoid Disease, Atlas of Operative Laparoscopy and Hysteroscopy, Third Edition. Ed. Donnez, J. Abingdon, England: Informa Healthcare, 2007

Orbuch, I. K., Reich, H. and Seckin, T.   “Does the Way Hysterectomy Is Performed

Make a Difference?  How to Prevent Prolapse at the Time of Hysterectomy.”

Book Chapter-Co-Author, Genital Prolapse and Urinary Incontinence, Vol. 4. Ed. Gomel, V. and van Herendael. London, England: Taylor & Francis, Inc, 2007

Reich, H. and Seckin, T.  “Reich Modification of the McCall Culdoplasty to Prevent

and/or Repair Prolapse During Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy.”

Book Chapter-Co-Author, State of the Art Atlas and Textbook of Laparoscopic Suturing. Ed. Jain, N. New Dehli, India: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd, 2006

Caglar, H., Tamer S. and Hreshchyshyn, M.M.  “Vulvar Intraepithelial Neoplasia.”

Article-Co-Author, “Vulvar Intraepithelial Neoplasia.”, Obstetric Gynecology. 60:346-349, 1982


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(2010)

Tomer Singer; Gilad Filmar; Susan Jormark; Tamer Seckin; Michael Divon

“Rare case of ovarian cystic lymphangioma”

Journal of minimally invasive gynecology, 17:1553-4650, 2010 Jan-Feb

(2007)

Reich, H., Reich, JM., Seckin, T., “Laparoscopic Hysterectomy Including for Advanced

Endometriosis with Rectosigmoid Disease.”  Atlas of Operative Laparoscopy and

Hysteroscopy, Third Edition.  Ed. Donnez, J.  Abingdon, England:  Informa Healthcare

(2007)

Orbuch, I. K., Reich, H. and Seckin, T.   “Does the Way Hysterectomy Is Performed

Make a Difference?  How to Prevent Prolapse at the Time of Hysterectomy.”

Genital Prolapse and Urinary Incontinence, Vol. 4.  Ed. Gomel, V. and van Herendael.   London, England:  Taylor & Francis, Inc.

(2006)

Reich, H. and Seckin, T.  “Reich Modification of the McCall Culdoplasty to Prevent

and/or Repair Prolapse During Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy.”  State of the Art Atlas and Textbook of Laparoscopic Suturing.  Ed. Jain, N.  New Dehli, India:  Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.

(1982)

Caglar, H., Tamer S. and Hreshchyshyn, M.M.  “Vulvar Intraepithelial Neoplasia.”

Obstetric Gynecology. 60:346-349

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