Gynecology services offered in Fort Worth Medical District, Fort Worth, TX

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 papillomavirus, 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)
Endometrial biopsy
Leep electrosurgical excision procedure
Endometrial ablation
Interstim Therapy to treat urinary incontinence
Incision-free hysteroscopic tubal ligation (Essure)

Procedures performed at the hospitals include:
Advanced laparoscopy
Vulvar and vaginal restorative and reconstructive procedures
Pelvic organ prolapse repair
Slings for stress urinary incontinence
Full implant for Interstim Therapy

Well-woman Care
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:

  • Well-woman exams
  • Pap smears
  • Mammograms, bone density screenings & other required screenings


Menstrual Problems
If you suffer from menstrual disorders such as heavy, painful periods, Dr. Hantes will diagnose 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 Diagnostics

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:

  • Hysteroscopy – A thin tool inserted through the vagina collects video images of the lining of the uterus to identify the
    cause of abnormal bleeding or infertility or discover growths in the uterus. Hysteroscopy also can be used to treat
    abnormal uterine bleeding and uterine fibroids and polyps.
  • Laparoscopy – A video camera inserted through the naval or a small incision in the lower abdomen produces images of
    the abdominal area.
  • LEEP – Loop electrosurgical excision procedure is a simple and virtually painless outpatient procedure to remove
    abnormal cells found on the surface of the cervix for a pathologist to review.

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

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.