The CEC’s sole focus as a practice is and always has been, for more than 2 decades, on the surgical excision of endometriosis and minimally invasive gynecologic surgery for pelvic pain; we do not sell products or offer other services i.e. obstetrics, aesthetics, etc.  We do believe, however, that multidisciplinary care combined with surgical excision as the cornerstone can facilitate a successful approach to living well in spite of endometriosis; i.e. nutrition, physical therapy and more. Thus we are very pleased to work with a complement of world-class colleagues, all specialists in their own fields, to offer total care to our patients. Depending on the specifics of your case, you may receive care with one or some of our colleagues when you come to Atlanta for surgery with us. We are also happy to offer general resources herein to assist individuals in finding additional care. Please note this resource is for informational purpose only and does not imply endorsement by or affiliation with the CEC. Practitioners we work/collaborate with or otherwise specifically refer to are so noted by the * symbol.

Thoracic surgeon, Dr. John Gouldman*
http://www.atlantathoracicsurgery.com/gouldman.html

Laparoscopic general/bowel surgeon, Dr. Paul Macik*
http://www.northsidebariatrics.com

LapUroGyn Surgeons
John Miklos, MD & Robert Moore, MD*

Dr. Froylan Gonzalez*

Interstitial Cystitis
Dr. Jeffrey Proctor

Gastroenterology
Atlanta Gastroenterology Associates, PC

Gastrointestinal/Hepatopancreaticobiliary Surgery
Dr. Thomas Wood*

Leading fertility groups:
Dr. Jeffrey Braverman*

http://www.ivf.com*

http://www.atlantainfertility.com

http://rba-online.com/ivf/index.php

http://www.emoryhealthcare.org/reproductive-center/index.html

Casey Berna, LMSW,* Infertility Counseling

For pelvic physiotherapy, we routinely refer our patients to the American Physical Therapy Association website, where there is a very helpful “find a PT” menu. Our local physiotherapists are Dr. Amanda Holt, DPT, MTC,* Dr. Sara Bolden;* Dr. Elizabeth Kemper;* Dr. Jenny Hunt* and Dr. Jessica Reale*. For our patients in the Northeast, we refer to Dr. Sallie Sarrel.* Find others located elsewhere here: http://www.apta.org

Nerve Entrapment, Pudendal Neuralgia & Peripheral Nerve Conditions
Arnold Lee Dellon, MD

Pulmonary
Robert Albin, MD*

Gynecologic Oncology
Stephanie Yap, MD

Neurology/Neurosurgeons
Mark Harris,  MD

Daniel Moore, MD

General OB/GYN
Michael Echemendia, MD*

Jacqueline Walters, MD*

Nephrology
Atlanta Nephrology Associates, PC
5671 Peachtree Dunwoody Road Northeast  Atlanta, GA 30342
404-255-1030

Psychiatry/Clinical Psychology
Dr. Jennifer Ritchie-Goodline* is a Clinical Psychologist specializing in health, pain management and women’s issues (Denver, CO)

Immunology, Homeopathy, Acupuncture
Seneca Anderson, DOM, ND, L.Ac

Lewinter Acupuncture

Nutrition
Dian Shepperson Mills, Cert Ed, BA, Dip ION, MA
Best known for her extensive work investigating the link between endometriosis and diet, Dian is the Founder & Lead Nutritionist of the Endometriosis Fertility Clinic in the United Kingdom.  Her book, Endometriosis: Healing through Nutrition, is largely considered the best print resource for information on diet as it relates to the disease.

Erin Luyendyk, RHN is a top Registered Holistic Nutritionist providing vast resources and information on the topic of endometriosis and diet.

You may also be interested in information about The Zone Diet, the Paleo Diet, and the Naturopathic approach.  You can find more resources related to diet and endometriosis here.

Dyspareunia
Healing Painful Sex: a Woman’s Guide to Confronting, Diagnosing & Treating Sexual Pain by Deborah Coady, MD & Nancy Fish, MSW, MPH
http://www.healingpainfulsex.com/