Adhesion Prevention in Fertility Restoring Surgery
Dr. Patrick Yeung specializes in the evaluation and management of endometriosis as a cause of pain and infertility. He performs scarless laparo-endoscopic single-site (LESS) surgery, which is a minimally invasive single-incision procedure. He also specializes in laser excision of endometriosis and restorative surgery.
Dr. Yeung is interested in research on pain, quality of life, and fertility following laser excision surgery for endometriosis. Other research interests include developing a non-invasive diagnostic test for early-stage endometriosis.
Dr. Yeung is an associate professor in the Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women’s Health, Division of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery, at Saint Louis University School of Medicine. Memberships include the World Endometriosis Research Foundation, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists, and the American Association of Pro-Life Obstetrician-Gynecologists. He is a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology.