Page ContentIn-Office Procedures Require Little to No Recovery TimeOur Sugar Land OB/GYN physicians use in-office, minimally invasive techniques for a variety of gynecologic and urogynecologic conditions. These include abdominal bleeding, fibroids, chronic pelvic pain, endometriosis, urinary incontinence and menopause symptoms. The following in-office procedures are provided by one or more or our physicians (please check with the physician regarding your specific needs):Essure®: A surgery-free, hormone-free permanent birth control procedure that works with your body to create a natural barrier to prevent pregnancy. And it takes less than 10 minutes to perform. Learn more.Endometrial ablation: A minimally-invasive procedure that removes the endometrial lining of the uterus of pre-menopausal or peri-menopausal women done with childbearing to manage unusually heavy or long-lasting menstrual periods (also referred to as menorrhagia).Colposcopy: A minor procedure performed when Pap test results indicate abnormalities that may lead to a more serious condition. A colposcopy provides additional information about abnormal changes in the cervix and can be used to assess problems such as abnormal bleeding, cervical polyps and cervicitis (inflammation of the cervix).LEEP (Loop Electrosurgical Excision Procedure): A safe method under local anesthetic where the doctor uses a thin wire loop carrying a small electrical current to remove abnormal tissue from the cervix, called dysplasia, which might otherwise progress to cancer.Diagnostic hysteroscopy: A procedure that’s used to diagnose and remove uterine polyps through the use of a thin, flexible, lighted telescope (hysteroscope) inserted into the uterus.