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Dr. Amy Sigman Chosen as D Magazine Best Doctor

Dr. Amy Sigman Chosen as D Magazine Best Doctor

Advanced Women’s Healthcare proudly announces that one of our very own has been named one of D Magazine’s Best Doctors in Dallas for 2017. Dr. Amy Sigman was chosen as one of the Best Doctors in Dallas for Gynecology-Obstetrics. In private practice since 1999, Dr. Sigman was the first female doctor to join Advanced Women’s […]

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Drs. Heintges and Sigman Awarded DFW Child’s 2017 Mom-Approved Doctor Award

Drs. Heintges and Sigman Awarded DFW Child’s 2017 Mom-Approved Doctor Award

It is with great pride that we announce two of our very own physicians have been honored with DFW Child’s 2017 Mom-Approved Doctor award.  Dr. Amy Sigman and Dr. Michelle Heintges, of Advanced Women’s Healthcare, have been selected by local moms in the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex as some of their favorite physicians. A Mom-Approved Doctor […]

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Managing Stress During the Holidays

Managing Stress During the Holidays

Holiday season is right around the corner. From Thanksgiving to Christmas to New Years, there are plenty of opportunities for your stress meter to get tapped out. School functions and work parties can be exciting and fun, but jumping from one commitment to the next can leave you feeling overwhelmed, stressed out, and just plain […]

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Breast Cancer Prevention | What You Can Do

Breast Cancer Prevention | What You Can Do

When it comes to breast cancer, every woman wants to know what they can do to prevent it, or at least, lower her risk of getting it. Although there are some things you can’t change, like age or genetics, there are things you can do to lower your risk of breast cancer; preventive measures that […]

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One Stop Shop:  Advanced Women’s Healthcare Offers All Your Female Health Needs

One Stop Shop: Advanced Women’s Healthcare Offers All Your Female Health Needs

When most women think of an “OBGYN,” they tend to associate that acronym with “the doctor they see for their annual mammogram/pap smear” and/or their “baby doctor.”  But what a lot of women don’t realize is that the physicians at Advanced Women’s Healthcare offer so much more than what those initial thoughts suggest. Advanced Women’s […]

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The Importance of Your Well-Woman Exam

The Importance of Your Well-Woman Exam

Every year, it is becoming more important to make your well woman exam a priority. A lot of women may see this appointment as just a routine visit to get your annual refill on your contraceptive pills, but the truth is that this annual exam is a fundamental part of your health care and should […]

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Single Site Robotic Hysterectomy

Single Site Robotic Hysterectomy

Single Site Robotic hysterectomy is the next step in the evolution of hysterectomies. We now have the ability to perform a hysterectomy (or cholecystectomy, or appendectomy) through a virtually scar less procedure. The Robotic Single Site procedure is performed through a 2.5 cm incision that goes directly through your belly button. This minimizes  scaring  and […]

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Fertility 101

Fertility 101

When making a concerted effort to get pregnant, an understanding of basic reproduction can help couples have more success.  In order for pregnancy to occur, there must be an egg from the mom and sperm from the dad in the fallopian tube of the uterus at the same time.  Once the egg and the sperm […]

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Did I Remember to Take My Birth Control Pill?

Did I Remember to Take My Birth Control Pill?

There are some alarming statistics about the percentage of unintended pregnancies in the U.S. Namely, about 50% of pregnancies are unintended. More importantly, of those unintended pregnancies, about 43% percent occurred in women who were using some sort of birth control at the time they became pregnant although maybe not consistently or correctly. It is striking that a […]