Dr. Hantes and his staff provide care for women of all ages. Whether a woman needs basic care, such as contraceptive counseling, vaccination for the human papilloma virus, or her annual well-woman exam, or she is experiencing reproductive health issues, such as irregular periods, endometriosis, uterine fibroids, pelvic pain, or polycystic ovarian syndrome, Dr. Hantes can help.
Dr. Hantes also performs operative gynecological services, including non-invasive and minimally invasive procedures in-office, or on-site at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital in Fort Worth.
Procedures offered in-office include:
Dilation & curettage (D&C)
Leep electrosurgical excision procedure
Interstim Therapy to treat urinary incontinence
Incision-free hysteroscopic tubal ligation (Essure)
Procedures performed at the hospitals include:
Vulvar and vaginal restorative and reconstructive procedures
Pelvic organ prolapse repair
Slings for stress urinary incontinence
Full implant for Interstim Therapy
Stay healthy with regular preventive care.
Regardless of your age or health status, regular gynecologic exams and health screenings are important to detect diseases early, when they are easier to treat or cure. Dr. Hantes will monitor your health and wellness through:
If you suffer from menstrual disorders such as heavy, painful periods, Dr. Hantes will diagnosis the cause of the problem and determine the best treatment option. Alternatives include NovaSure®, a simple one-time endometrial ablation treatment for women who are finished with childbearing. It is a minimally invasive treatment that is hormone free and allows you to retain your uterus. The procedure can be performed in the office under local anesthesia.
Advanced diagnostic procedures to pinpoint the cause of problems.
Dr. Hantes is specially trained and equipped to perform the following leading-edge diagnostic tests and therapies:
Minimally Invasive Surgery
Laparoscopic surgeries to minimize pain & scarring.
Following residency, Dr. Hantes completed a fellowship in Advanced Endoscopic and Pelvic Surgery. He is extensively trained to perform many gynecologic procedures through the naval or a small incision in the lower abdomen. These laparoscopic procedures are performed on an outpatient basis. There’s little or no scarring and pain, and most women enjoy a quick recovery.
Need help managing menopause?
Menopause is a normal, natural event—defined as the final menstrual period and usually confirmed when a woman has missed her period for 12 consecutive months. When it comes to menopause, every woman’s experience will be different. It is important for women to know that there are several choices throughout their menopause journey. Dr. Hantes is available to help guide and ease you through this transition with the best quality of life possible.
Dr. Hantes has years of experience working in the fields of gynecology and urogynecology. He attended medical school and completed his residency at the University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, where he also served as a professor for five years. Residents were able to work with underprivileged and high-risk patients, treating difficult and complex cases.
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